About the School

The Doctoral School of Sociology offers training for doctoral students in full-time doctoral programme and full-time advanced doctoral programme on Moscow and Saint Petersburg HSE campuses. Doctoral students can choose one of the following sociology tracks: theory, methodology and history of sociology; economic sociology and demography; and social structure, social institutes and processes.

The school actively collaborates with the following HSE departments: the Laboratory for Studies in Economic Sociology, the Centre for Labour Market Studies, the Laboratory for Labour Market Studies, the Laboratory of Entrepreneurship Research, the Laboratory for Comparative Social Research, the Center for Sociocultural Research, the Center  for Youth Studies , as well as leading universities of Great Britain, Germany, the USA, Canada, the Netherlands, and France. The school is constantly developing its international partnerships.