The goal of the programme

Train Bachelors in Journalism capable of working in the sphere of mass media and in corresponding spheres

Distinctive features of the programme are:

  • Practice-oriented training
  • Practical course is carried out in the IKBFU multimedia center
  • Potential for creation of creative multimedia creator-owned projects
  • Workshops from top Russian and foreign lecturers, experts and professionals
  • Practical training in top mass-media companies of the region
  • Projects are carried out in groups with the modern multimedia technologies used
  • An opportunity to participate in Russian and international scientific and practical conferences
  • Evaluation system based on score and overall performance rating


42.03.02. Journalism.

Duration of the Programme


Language of instruction



Institute for the Humanities

Courses & Study Load

1 year

  • History of domestic literature
  • History of Foreign Literature
  • Fundamentals of Journalism
  • Concepts and methodology of modern social and humanitarian knowledge
  • Informatics and modern computer technology
  • Creative Studios
  • Philosophy
  • History
  • History and theory of culture
  • Russian language and modern communication practices
  • Theory and practice of communication
  • Life safety
  • Foreign language
  • Methodology and modern research methods in the social sciences and humanities
  • Sociology
  • Basics of photo and video shooting
  • Great books
  • Modern Publishing Programs
  • Psychology
  • Elective courses in physical education and sports
  • Training practice

2 year

  • Physical education and sport
  • History of domestic literature
  • History of Foreign Literature
  • Multimedia technologies in professional activities
  • Fundamentals of journalism
  • Stylistics and literary editing
  • The Psychology of Mass Communication
  • Sociology of Mass Communication
  • Creative Studios
  • World Religious Cultures
  • Foreign language
  • Foreign language in professional activity
  • Practical philosophy and philosophy of everyday life
  • Workshop on Russian language
  • History of Foreign Journalism
  • History of Russian Journalism
  • Create a multimedia article
  • Elective courses in physical education and sports
  • Internship

3 year

  • New media in the modern information space
  • Economy
  • Fundamentals of Marketing and Management
  • International relationships
  • Creative Studios
  • Foreign language in professional activity
  • News journalism in the context of new media
  • Socio-economic geography
  • Elective courses in physical education and sports
  • Personality-Based Improvement Module
  • Entrepreneurial module
  • Pedagogical module
  • Information Technology Module
  • Communication module
  • Media management
  • Fundamentals of Advertising and Public Relations
  • Introduction to Political Science
  • Internship

4 year

  • Law
  • Legal basis of journalistic activity
  • Copyright
  • Organization of the work of the converged edition
  • Creative Studios
  • Media Product Creation
  • Modern media system
  • Integrated Communications Design
  • Actual problems of our time and journalism
  • Internship

Professional Training / Internships

“West Press” Media holding,

“Kaliningrad” media corporation and other mass-media organizations of the region

Career Opportunities

Our graduates are employed as:

  • Journalists
  • Mass-media experts
  • Video-engineers, cameramen and other corresponding professions

Admission & Tuition

Tuition fee:

143000 rubles for Russian citizens

174000 rubles for international students

Number of ECTS credits: 240


Alina Afanaseva

Head manager of the Institute for the Humanities
8-4012-595595 ext. 3003