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Sam Medvedkov



Semen Medvedkov  was born in Moscow, Russia. He obtained his Bachelor degree in International Economic Relations from the Moscow State University of International Relations (MGIMO). In 2017 Semen finished the first year of the Master’s degree specializing in global trade and international economic organizations at MGIMO-university.


In the summer of 2015 Semen was a selected participant of the internship program at the National Research University of the Higher School of Economics (Trade Policy Institute) in Moscow.


In 2015 Semen was also a language-exchange student in Kiel, Germany. During his exchange semester at the University of Kiel he attended lectures on trade policy and economic integration.


In April 2016 Semen visited the WTO, UNCTAD and ITC during the training programme on trade policy related topics in Geneva. This study-tour gave him a clear understanding as to what he would like to dedicate his life to.


Semen believes that the Master of Laws Programme of the University of Barcelona in International Economic Law and Policy is a perfect place for studying trade policy.


Apart from his native Russian, Semen is fluent in English and French, and has an intermediate knowledge of German.

Secretaria del Estado de Turismo y Comercio Universitat de Barcelona Departament Economia i Finances de la Generalitat de Catalunya Ajuntament de Barcelona