Academic fees and living expenses
The academic fees for the two-semester M.A. program in 2007/2008 will be $8,800
per annum ($4,400 per residence unit payable during the first four weeks of each
semester). One residence unit allows you to take up to four courses during the
semester of registration, and attend language courses. Extended residence, which
is allowed only after two semesters of full residence, or a single course
registration will cost $2000 per semester.
Lodging is not provided by EUSP, but arrangements for those who wish to rent a
room from Russian families will be made. The cost of living in St. Petersburg is
still substantially lower than the cost of living in Moscow. Prices for an
average separate bedroom in a centrally located apartment start at $250 per
month. Arrangements can be made for renting a non-shared apartment as well, with
prices starting at $500.
Overall estimated living expenses for 9 months including lodging, food, local
transportation, books and study materials are $6,500—$7,000 on a moderate