World History and Mass Communication

World History and Mass Communication

Mode of study
Level of study
Master’s Degree
Direction of preparation

Training period
2 Years
Language of study
The contact person
Associate Professor of World History Dept
Cost of education
It is shown that the cost of tuition for one year
For Russia and CIS citizens
For the citizens of the countries of "far abroad"
4100 3730
far abroad - 20% for the program
For citizens of far abroad countries and CIS countries – 40% discount for the first year (the price is indicated without discount).

About Profession

The aim of the program is to prepare ideologists of the new media generation. Graduates who combine historical competence in the field of collection, processing and production of information with journalists' competences of work with new technological tools. Universal specialists for work in different media, capable to producing professional content for different communication channels and specializing in historical, social, and political topics.

Educational Process

In this connection, the education process combines objects, deepening knowledge of historical orientation (current problems of historical research, interdisciplinary approaches in modern historical science, nature and contradictions of postindustrial society in Western countries) with more practical subjects of journalistic direction (psychology of mass communication, integrated analysis of information media technology). Undergraduates studying Western languages (English, French, Spanish, German); Oriental languages (Arabic, Chinese, Farsi).


"Interaction with mass media (media relations)", "Ethnic and religious conflictology”, “Media as subjects of politics", "Search engines and online databases”, “Online-advertising”, «Eurasian integration model", "IT technologies in historical and cultural analysis", "political culture of the East", "Concept of security in historical and cultural process”, etc.

Practical Training

Part of classroom teaching and practice profile held on the "RT" and "NIKA TV". Teaching and research practices are held in the archives at the Faculty of Scientific Institutes of the Russian Academy of Sciences.


Alumni, successfully mastered the educational program, can occupy the following positions: industry analyst, versatile reporter, Editor, Bild Editor, talk show host, columnist, researcher, lecturer.