Department of Demographic and Migration Policy

The Department of Demographic and Migration Policy began its work on August 26, 2017 (Order «On the establishment of the Department of Demographic and Migration Policy» No. 465 of July 03, 2017). The need to create the department is due to the increasing importance of demographic and migration problems in the development of modern society. They significantly affect the socio-economic and political stability of Russia and foreign countries.

The Department is headed by Sergey V. Ryazantsev, Corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Sociology and Demography), Doctor of Economics (Demography), Professor.

Lecturers of the Department are actively involved in research activities, implementing projects supported by Russian research funds.

The Department of Demographic and Migration Policy is the first research department in the country in the field of demographic and migration policy. In addition to the traditional educational process and research activities, our Department deals with practical issues of improving demographic and migration policy in the Russian Federation through a broad demonstration of research results.

In 2017/2018 academic year, the Department implemented the following courses, read both in Russian and in English: «Political Aspects of Migration» (master’s program), «International Migration: Political and Economic Aspects» (bachelor’s degree program), «National and International Migration Management Tools» (master’s program), «Basics of regional analysis of demographic and migration processes» (bachelor’s degree program), «Demographic development in Europe and America» (master’s program), «Political Demography» (bachelor’s degree program), «Passport and Visa Diplomacy» (master’s program), «Ethno-demographic processes and economic development» (master’s program), «Management of migration processes» (master’s program), «Ecological aspects of demographic and migration processes» (bachelor’s degree program) and «World labor market and migration» (bachelor’s degree program).

In 2018/2019 academic year, the Department implements the following courses, read both in Russian and in English: «Global Governance and International Institutions» (master’s program), «Global Security and international modern conflicts» (master’s program), «Governance of the International Migration» (master’s program), «International Migration» (bachelor’s degree program), «Analytical methods in managing migration processes» (master’s program), «Demographic and Migration Policies of the countries of the world» (master’s program), «Demographic and Migration statistics» (bachelor’s degree program), «Demographic development and Migration» (bachelor’s degree program), «International and National Programs of Demographic development» (bachelor’s degree program), «Methods and methodology of research of the World Labor Market» (master’s program), «Migration and Economic development in the context of Globalization» (master’s program), «World «Labor Market and Global Migrations» (bachelor’s degree program, master’s program), «World Labor Market and Migration» (bachelor’s degree program), «Multilateral mechanisms and regimes for regulating Migration» (master’s program), «Modeling and forecasting Demographic and Migration processes» (master’s program), «National Migration Management Tools» (in bachelor’s, master’s programs), «Basics of regional analysis of demographic and migration processes» (bachelor’s degree program), «Passport and Visa Diplomacy» (master’s program), «Passport and Visa Diplomacy in International Economic Relations» (bachelor’s degree program), «Political Demography» (bachelor’s degree program), «Political aspects of International Migration» (master’s program), «Labor Migration and Migration Management» (bachelor’s degree program), «Ecological aspects of demographic and migration processes» (master’s program), «Economy of Population and Labor resources» (bachelor’s degree program), «Economic Demography and Demographic Policy» (bachelor’s degree program), «Ethno-demographic processes and Economic development» (master’s program).

HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT

Department of Demographic and Migration Policy

Professor Sergey V. Ryazantsev, PhD


CONTACTS

+7 495 229-40-87 (inner 17-79)
Room: 1010
dmp@mgimo.ru