With a PhD
at Saint Petersburg State University of Economics and Finance
you will typically have explored the links between classical and contemporary sociological theory, methodology, and critical reflection on society, culture, and lived experience. You will have studied both traditional areas (e.g. gender, class and race / ethnicity) and contemporary and emerging ones (e.g. sexuality, dress codes, media, spirituality, and the body).
phd students: The principal focus of your graduate study in sociology may have been the organization and development of contemporary societies in comparative context and with particular reference to the society in which the Institution is located. Many programs specialize in typical areas such as theory and methodology, stratification and power, cultural studies, and applied social research.