A modern economist is an expert on the dynamic changes of both national and international markets; uses systemic approaches, may forecast trends and make strategic decisions to provide for a sustainable development of a specific company or whole branch. In the environment of global digitalization economists take advantage of modern methods and means to analyze big data in order to transform economic structures, develop inter-branch communication and business models. No wonder that economists are the driving force of both social and industrial progress.

2 years of study

Full-time education in Russian

Major # 38.04.01


Corporate Finance

The program targets acquiring skills to create businesses of any structure and level and their management in the environment of market economy. It includes tailor made courses based on the department faculty research. Some classes are purely practical to study modern trends in business management and large industrial company case studies. The acquired theoretical knowledge, practical skills and new personal qualities allow our graduates become leaders in corporate finance, create best practices, create a strategic impact on the development of economy both at national and global levels.

Innovation Economics

The program trains general professionals in the analysis, development and implementation of innovation projects. Students learn how to create, evaluate and market new products; solve industrial business cases and take advantage of internships at Russian and foreign companies. In future they work at IT-departments, deal with FinTech products, launch their own startups or consult in the field of innovations.

Economic Industrial Strategy

Strategy building is the foundation of any company. In the environment of fast changing external realities, it requires both project development and process management, monitoring and control towards their implementation. This Master’s program is unique in Russia training economists in the development and implementation of national, regional and corporate strategies. During the course students participate in rea life projects and have the opportunity to receive the second diploma, MBA at the Strategic Research Center, Lomonosov Moscow State University. Our graduates become project leaders putting in place industrial strategies at various levels thus contributing to the formation of both national and global economic agendas.