The programme aims

Train competent academics and researchers in physical education and sports.

The programme’s advantage

Training with a focus on research focus.

Upon completing the Programme, you will be able to:

study the basic problems of general theory of physical education and theory and methodology of physical education, sports, sports therapy, adaptive sports, and psychology of physical education.


49.06.01. Physical culture and Sports. Theory and methods of physical education, sports training, health and adaptive physical culture.

Duration of the Programme

3 years.

Programme type


Language of instruction


Courses & Study Load

Number of ECTS credits: 180

Core disciplines: social sciences and the humanities model, research organisation module, research module, PhD thesis preparation, practical teaching.

Career Opportunities

  • Kaliningrad State Technical University
  • Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University

Admission & Tuition

State-funded applicants (Russian nationals and Russian speaking applicants from the CIS countries) are expected to take the following exams:

  • Theory and methodology of physical education, sports training, sports therapy, and adaptive
  • Philosophy
  • Russian language



Degree Programme Manager
+7 (4012) 595-586
Language of instruction: Russian