Career prospects
Career prospects

RSUH graduates are highly qualified specialists in the field of Liberal Arts and humanities. They are distinguished by a broad-based mind and thorough knowledge of foreign languages. The future specialists are trained at RSUH in more than 40 areas of specialization, including humanities, social and political tracks, psychology, culture, art, economics, management, marketing, advertising, information security and others.

The RSUH brand is held in high esteem in Moscow, in Russia in general, and abroad. Our graduates forge successful careers in prestigious publishing houses, public organizations, TV channels, government agencies, research institutes, museums, universities, newspapers, business companies and cyber information portals. Many graduates choose an academic career and remain at the University as faculty members.

Among the graduates of RSUH there are famous alumni, who occupy leading positions in various areas: academics, journalists, politicians, writers, filmmakers, artists, performers (A. Usachev, L. Alyabyeva, A. Arkhipova, A. Artizov, V. Afiani, E. Radzinsky, K. Yerusalimsky, F. Dzyadko, A. Malakhov, D. Borisov, T. Kandelaki, M. Galkin, I. Alekseev (Noize MC), A. Kibovsky, D. Borisov, S. Zotov, P. Osipov, S. Minaev, L. Oborin, M. Mestetsky, I. Alekseev, etc.). University professors and young faculty members participate in many television and radio programs on Channel One, the Culture Channel, Echo of Moscow radio station, Kommersant-FM, etc., work in educational Internet projects (Postnauka, Arzamas, "Hour of the Truth”, “History. Russian Federation”, “Gefter”, “1917. Free History”, “Gorky”,“Shelf ”, etc.).

RSUH is a regular partner of the “Russia - My History” Historical Park Project, the Tavrida All-Russian Youth Forum, carried out under the patronage of the Presidential Administration of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, and the Moscow Patriarchate of the Russian Orthodox Church.

Our graduates acquire their first work experience before graduation. By the time of graduation, 75% of students have already had some work experience, and within 3-4 years, 90% are already employed. More than 75% of our graduates work in the field of their major (ranging from 20 to 90%, depending on the specific major). 

Our graduates work at:

State organizations:

  • Ministry of Economic Development 
  • Ministry of Industry and Trade
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs 
  • Ministry of Culture 
  • Ministry of Education and Science 
  • Government of Moscow
  • Public Chamber
  • Office of the Ombudsman for Human Rights 
  • Presidential Administration
  • State Duma
  • Federal Antimonopoly Service
  • Archives (State Archives, the RAS, Federal Archival Service, Archives of Moscow and other cities, archives of companies and organizations)
  • and others.

Educational and research centers:

  • Russian Language Institute (RAS)
  • Institute for Cultural Research (RAS)
  • Institute of Linguistics (RAS)
  • Institute of History, (RAS)
  • Institute of African Studies (RAS)
  • Institute of Sociology (RAS)
  • Institute of Archeology (RAS)
  • other.

Radio and television, media, newspapers and magazines:

  • Channel One
  • Culture Channel 
  • NTV
  • Echo of Moscow
  • Kommersant Publishing House
  • Union of Writers of the Russian Federation
  • and others

Museums and cultural centers:

  • State Tretyakov Gallery
  • Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts
  • Kolomenskoye Museum-Reserve
  • Garage Center of Contemporary Culture
  • Polytechnical Museum
  • and others.

International organizations:

  • EY
  • Deloitte
  • Philip Morris International
  • Pfizer
  • IKEA
  • PepsiCo
  • Goethe-Institut
  • Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
  • Instituts für Russisch-Deutsche Literatur und Kulturbeziehungen and others