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Programs

MGIMO School of Business and International Proficiency offers:

  • Executive MBA
  • МВА
  • Pre-MBA
  • Vocational retraining and advanced training Programs
  • Seminars and trainings
  • “Lifestyle” Programs
  • Learning of foreign languages and improvement of proficiency in foreign languages
  • Training courses at business schools in other countries
  • Distance education

The MBA program at MGIMO is presented in 11 specializations:

International Transport and Logistics Operations
International Transport and logistics operations hold a special place in the international service market. When carrying out foreign economic activity, businesses are typically faced with the issues of optimizing transport processes in order to improve the quality of shipment, reducing the costs, creating conditions for better use of available resources and, as a consequence, increasing the competitiveness of the final product. The solution of this task is intended to promote the development of foreign economic activity, the development of new markets and investment activities, the expansion of cultural ties and the growth of international tourism.

International Oil and Gas Business
The fuel and energy complex is the powerhouse of the Russian economy and is largely presented by the oil and gas industry. Oil and gas business has become more and more global over the years, which makes it imperative that the industry is filled with highly professional top and mid-level managers with knowledge of the basics of economic and managerial disciplines. Training is designed to feature the specifics of the oil and gas business, which allows the graduates to apply the knowledge when they have to form an effective development strategy for the company.

Public Relations: Strategic Management of Business Communications
In today’s integrated and highly competitive world a company that is looking to take leading positions needs to develop its advancement policy as it may become one of the key competitive advantages. Training in this specialization is aimed at developing theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the area of effective communication with key stakeholders, which contributes to strengthening the business reputation of the company and increasing its capitalization.

Corporate Director
With the emergence of diversified holdings in Russia there is a need for high-level professionals among the ranks of their managers. They are required to have a solid knowledge in the field of law, economics and management. The specialization is aimed at enhancing the professional competence of the top managers with serious ambitions and leadership potential, who are ready to manage large diversified holdings.

Financial Director
In today’s world the issue of finance lays at the foundation of any business decision-making and financial management is the most important functional area of administration linked to the targeted organization of financial flows management, efficient capital formation, monetary funds, and investment organization, needed to achieve the strategic objectives of the organization development. Education will allow the listeners to deepen and expand their professional knowledge and skills in the field of corporate finance and financial management, as well as to learn the key aspects of financial director’s activities.

Economics and Management in International Business
In order to be efficient at operating in the international market it is essential to be educated in the features of economics and management in the context of globalization. While training, listeners will learn to apply their theoretical knowledge in real world market situations, which down the road will allow them to make the best management decisions when their companies enter the world market of goods and services.

Management in the Fashion industry
For a future manager to be effective at running a company working in the field of design and the fashion industry it is important to understand the trends of modern fashion and be educated in the strategies of business development. The training is focused on the study of technologies, techniques and mechanisms that facilitate the effective design and management of business processes and organizations in the fashion industry.

Management in sports
The training is focused on training of top-managers of the new generation for the domestic industry of physical culture, sports and tourism, capable of making strategic business decisions and representing Russia's interests in international organizations.

Management in the field of entertainment and hospitality
The entertainment industry acts as an independent, relatively isolated link in the economic system and is characterized by specific technologies, management systems, the result of activities, and the organization of personnel work. As a result of the training, listeners will receive systematic knowledge necessary to create new, socially responsible, practice-oriented and economically successful entertainment projects for Russia and the rest of the world.

Human capital management
Modern personnel management is a system of ideas and techniques for effective organization and management of organizations and projects. In the process of training, students will get acquainted with the approaches and paradigms of human resources management of the modern businesses, acquire the skills of assessing the staff potential and identifying personnel problems in ensuring the company's operations. 


 

VOCATIONAL RETRAINING PROGRAMME

GR — International business and politics
Academic supervisor of the course is Tatiana Alexeeva, Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation, Doctor of Science, Head of MGIMO Chair of Political Theory. Board member of Expert Board at the Committee for International Affairs in the RF Council of Federation. A member of Editorial Boards of such journals and magazines as Polis, Politia, International Processes, and Comparative Politics; founder of Znanie — Sila [Knowledge Is Power] magazine.

Business Journalism
Academic supervisor of the course is Tatiana Alexeeva, Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation, Doctor of Science, Head of MGIMO Chair of Political Theory. Board member of Expert Board at the Committee for International Affairs in the RF Council of Federation. A member of Editorial Boards of such journals and magazines as Polis, Politia, International Processes, and Comparative Politics; founder of Znanie — sila [Knowledge Is Power] magazine.

International Marketing
Academic supervisor of the course is Elena Ponomareva — Ph.D. in Economics, MGIMO Associate Professor, Chair of Management and Marketing at MGIMO, Chief of Interactive Communications Branch, Red Square Group of Companies.

Public Relations: Management of Business Communications
The Academic supervisor is Ludmila Salnikova, Ph.D. (Sociology), MGIMO Associate Professor; holder of RPRA certificate of professional qualification. Author of over 250 publications on modern communication technologies, Russian Association of Communication Agencies award winner, holder all-Russian competition Press Service of the Year under category Contribution to Science. Director-General of L.S. Consulting — communication agency; Member of the Russian Union of Journalists; Member of the Union of Writers of Russia; Member of the Association of Managers of Russia.

Human Resources Management
Academic supervisor is Anna Shashkova — practicing advocate, Ph.D. (law), MGIMO Associate Professor, honorary consul of SVG, author of 16 books.

Doing business in Russia
Academic supervisor is Anna Shashkova — practicing advocate, Ph.D. (law), MGIMO Associate Professor, honorary consul of SVG, author of 16 books.

Business and International Relations

Energy Policy