Law and Organization of Social Maintenance


To date, the field of study “Law and Organization of Social Maintenance” has won one of the leading places in terms of demand from both potential employers and applicants.

Legal education has always been considered elite and prestigious. The legal profession is very responsible, and the future of many people will depend on their decisions. The specialty can be obtained on the basis of 9th and 11th grades.

Duration of studies:

  • On the basis of the 9th grade - 2 years 10 months (full-time studies)

  • On the basis of the 11th grade - 1 year 10 months (full-time studies) / 2 years 10 months (part-time studies)

You will learn to work:

  • with legal norms in the social field

  • with legal regulations in the field of pension provision

Students of this specialty study the logically competent expression and justification of their point of view, the free operation of legal concepts and terms, the use of regulatory documents in professional activities, and the resolution of legal conflicts.

Students learn to deal with issues of identifying persons in need of social protection and assisting them in protecting their rights, ensuring control over compliance with legislative acts in the appointment, recalculation and payment of pensions, over the completeness and timeliness of payment of insurance premiums to pension funds.

Basic courses:

  • Theory of government and law

  • Constitutional law
  • Labor law
  • Family law
  • Financial right
  • Civil law
  • Social security law
  • Insurance business
  • Documentation support

Students do internships in the following organizations:

  • Judicial Department

  • Investigative committee
  • Arbitration court
  • Law, Order and Security Committee
  • Third Cassation Court of General Jurisdiction
  • Arbitration Court of St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region
  • Legal practices of St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region

Future career:

  • lawyer

  • social protection specialist
  • personnel officer
  • Russian pension fund inspector
  • court clerk
  • court officer
  • notary assistant
  • prosecutor assistant
  • lawyer assistant
  • passport officer
  • social security fund employee
  • health and social development specialist
  • lecturer of social and legal disciplines
  • specialist in private practice on the issues of accrual of benefits, recalculation of debts for housing and communal services, improvement of living conditions, etc.

Admission: based on the certificate. Without exams.

Application deadlines:

  • Full-time form - from June 1 to August 15

  • Part-time form - from June 1 to November 25