Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University

Degree Programmes

Law «Law for public and municipal administration»

Programme Information

The programme is designed to equip students for legislative practice. Graduates will be able to contribute to regional and municipal regulations. The Programme focuses on different aspects of the legislative process.

The Programmes aims to train qualified lawyers equipped for working at public agencies and municipalities.

Advantages of the Programme: courses are taught by experienced lawyers – a judge of the Kaliningrad Regional Constitutional Court, the head of the Legal Department of Kaliningrad Regional Duma, the head of the Department for Corruption and Other Crime Prevention of the Kaliningrad Regional Government, and others.

Upon completing the programme, you will be able to:

  • prepare regulations and legal documents;

  • provide legal assistance and advice;

  • carry out legal examination of regulations;

  • make and justify deicsions in line with statutory duties and take actions to ensure legal norm implementation.

Programme Description

40.04.01 . Law. Law for public and municipal administration.

Duration of the Programme: 2 years.

Programme type: Full-time.

Language of instruction: Russian.

Institute: Institute of Law.

Courses & Study Load

Number of ECTS credits: 120

Core disciplines: legal status of public authorities and municipalities; legislative process; legal instruments and anti-corruption examination of regulations; legal regulation of public and municipal administration in the Russian Federation; legal assistance to regional public authorities; legal regulation of public administration in foreign countries; institution of justice of the peace; legal regulation of public authority liability; local authority organisation; municipal regulations.

Professional Training / Internships

  • Kaliningrad Regional Duma; 

  • Government of the Kaliningrad Region; 

  • Municipalities, including Kaliningrad City Administration;

  • Kaliningrad Bar Association; 

  • Kaliningrad Regional Justice Department of the Ministry of Justice.


Career Opportunities

Graduates are employed by public and municipal agencies, public, non-governmental, and international organisation, civil society, institutions, and non-profits.

Admission & Tuition

To enter a Master's programme  applicants are  required to take the following exams:

  • Constitutional law of the Russian Federation

  • Foreign language (a pass or fail  test)

We also accept international certificates of proficiency in English

Cambridge exam: PET, FCE, CAE, CPE; IELTS; TOEFL or

German: Goethe-Zertifikat A2, Goethe-Zertifikat Fit in Deutsch, Goethe-Zertifikat B1 / B2 , -Goethe-Zertifikat C1, Goethe-Zertifikat C2: GDS, test DaF, DSD B2 / C1, - telc A2 / B1 / C1 / C2, -ÖSD, -DSH.


Alla SEREBRYAKOVA, Deputy Director of the Institute

Tel. +7 (4012) 31 0 0 67 (ext. 1006)


Language: Russian


Admissions Office

14 A. Nevskogo ul., Kaliningrad, 236041

+7 (4012) 59-55-96
fax: +7 (4012) 31-33-33