Team and Contact

Jan Wüstenfeld, MSc.
Room: GD 03.319
Tel: +49 234 32-23421
Email: wiwi-international[at]
Visiting hours: by appointment via email

Application Deadline

  • Autumn semester:
    31st March 2021
  • Spring semester:
    7th October 2020


Student Exchange with the Higher School of Economics (HSE) University (Moscow, Russia)


Up to five RUB students enrolled in our Bachelor and Master programmes are eligible to spend one semester at the Faculty of Economic Science of the Higher School of Economics University in Moscow (Russia). The courses offered at the faculty of economics are predominantly in the field of Economics and partly in the area of Finance.

The Higher School of Economics (HSE) is Consistently ranked as one of Russia’s top universities, HSE University is a leader in Russian education and one of the preeminent economics and social sciences universities in eastern Europe and Eurasia. Having rapidly grown into a well-renowned research university over two decades, HSE University sets itself apart with its international presence and cooperation.

Academic calendar

Autumn semester: 1st September 2021 - 31st December 2021

Spring semester: 11th January 2021 - 30th June 2021

Costs, scholarships and funding

RUB exchange students are exempt from the tuition fees of the HSE. In order to finance your living expenses, there are various helpful scholarship programmes at your disposal.
Further information regarding funding opportunities are provided by the International Office.
The PROMOS programme (a scholarship programme of the German Academic Exchange Service) might be of special interest and can be found here.


Information about student accommodation can be found at

Application Process

Applicants are required to submit the following documents:

  • Official transcripts (in English)
  • Personal statement (in English)
  • Curriculum vitae (in English)
  • Optional: Reference Letter (in English)