Historical Science and Archaeology «World History (Modern and Contemporary History)»
The programme aims to train highly qualified researchers in the field of Modern and Contemporary History capable of introducing scientific and educational innovations.
the programme helps PhD student to develop professional and personal qualities required for conducting researches facilitating social and cultural progress.
the programme gives the opportunity to conduct a scientific research in the field of Modern and Contemporary history.
46.06.01 . Historical Science and Archaeology. World History (Modern and Contemporary History).
Duration of the Programme: 3 years.
Programme type: Full-time.
Language of instruction: Russian.
Courses & Study Load
ECTS credits: 180
Teaching courses and Qualifying Exam training: Current Challenges in HI Teaching and Learning, History and Philosophy of Science, Foreign Language, World History (Modern and Contemporary History).
Specialist courses: Current Problems of the Field, Revolutions and Reforms in Modern and Contemporary History, Current Problems of Modern and Contemporary History source study.
Professional Training / Internships
Teaching and research training is provided at the IKBFU facilities as well as in central and regional archives.
The graduates have a variety of career paths to follow:
In academia: historical researches in universities, specialized academic institutions and research institutes.
In culture: archives and museums
Graduates can also work in the expert-analytical centres, public and state information and analytical organizations.
Admission & Tuition
State-funded applicants (Russian nationals and Russian speaking applicants from the CIS countries) are expected to take the following exams:
World History (Modern and Contemporary History)
Dmitry GURIN, Programme Manager
Tel.: 7 4012 595 595 (1931)