Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

Master’s Program of the RUDN Law Institute
“International Protection of Human Rights”

Duration: 2 years

4 hours a week of foreign language classes;
Tuition 3 times a week from 18.00 to 21.00.

The uniqueness of the program

“Double” academic advising in the preparation of a thesis with the opportunity to undergo an internship at a university-member of the Venice Consortium;
procurance of a diploma supplement with the signatures of all nine partner universities of the Consortium;
enhanced language studies
participation of the best students in the Venice Summer School on Human Rights, organized annually by the Venice Consortium, uniting more than 40 European universities.

What you will study:

International Law and Development (Contemporary issues)
Foreign language in the area of jurisprudence
Human Rights Treaty Bodies
International criminal proceedings and human rights
Protection of Human Rights in the UN System
History of the Institute of Promotion and Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms
Regional systems for protection of human rights
Business, human rights and sustainability, etc.


Best master’s students participate in the Venice Summer School on Human Rights, and undertake pre-degree practice in one of the universities of the Venice Consortium (EIUC) (Venice, Italy)
Russian ministries and departments, including the Ministry of the Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, the Office of the Ombudsman in the Russian Federation and in the regions, etc.


state-funded places are present
for Russian / foreign students (CIS): RUR 280,000.
for non-CIS citizens – USD 4,100.

Program Manager

Meshcheryakova Olga Mikhaylovna, Doctor habilitatus, Professor, completed an internship at the translation agency of the European Parliament.

Enrollment Board
+7 495 434-32-22
whatsapp +7 906 708-94-35