College of Information Business Systems

“No one is born a professional, you should become one!”

“That is the motto under which our friendly and highly-qualified team of lecturers and employees train graduate students to become specialists in the field of information systems and information technologies capable of solving complex tasks on the automatization of corporate information-management systems based on integration solutions for major state and business corporations.”

Marina Nezhurina

Head of the NUST MISIS College of Information Business Systems

NUST MISIS’s College of Information Business Systems was founded in 2008 by concluding a Memorandum of Understanding between the University and IBS. The College trains graduate students to become specialists in the fields of information systems and information technologies. The learning process involves recognized industry experts, business coaches, and key staff of partner-companies. Students take a project practical internship in major IT-companies with the opportunity for further employment.

The College is comprised of 3 departments:

The Department of System and Software Engineering provides graduate training in “Information systems and technologies”

The Department of Information Business Systems provides targeted student training in the field of information business systems at the request of IBS.

The Department of Enterprise Software Management provides targeted student training in the field of information business systems at the request of the Borlas Group.

The Department of Information Business Systems and the Department of Enterprise Software Management are extra budgetary graduate departments, each program of which is designed jointly with business customers to meet their requirements in the fields of IT-consulting and integrated solutions.

The College is a recognized center of competencies in the fields of system and software engineering, project management, big data analytics, the implementation of complex information systems based on integrated IT-solutions, and information support of complex objects’ life cycles. NUST MISIS’s College of Information Business Systems is the only College of its kind in Russia accredited by IPMA, as well as by the headquarters of the Youth Project Management Association SOVNET.

Graduate student training takes place in modern multimedia classrooms, and each student gets a personal laptop. Additionally, the best students receive scholarships. Students coming from all over Russia and abroad live in comfortable accommodations not far from the University.

The College’s graduates obtain a state master`s degree diploma in information systems and technologies, as well as a certificate of specialization in IPMA project management and vendor certificates (IBM, EMC, SAP, Oracle), which happen to have significant value in the labor market. This allows graduates to make quick career progress in the largest Russian and international IT-companies that utilize complex information systems.