Master in Global Business

Higher School of Economics

Program Description

Master in Global Business

Higher School of Economics

Taught in collaboration with the Johannes Kepler University Linz (Austria) and the University of Bergamo (Italy), this programme combines teaching modules in three countries to cover the foundations of general managerial theory and practice, elements of management, and negotiation skills, all on the international level. Students study either German or Italian and gain work experience through internships with Italian companies.

The programme begins with the first semester at HSE Nizhny Novgorod. For the second semester, students spend the first half (January through March) at the Johannes Kepler University Linz. The second half (April to July) is spent at the University of Bergamo. Students then return to continue their second year of studies at HSE Nizhny Novgorod.

Students will learn:

  • The foundations of general managerial theory and practice
  • Several functional aspects of management within companies that operate on the global market, including strategy, marketing, personnel management, and company finance
  • How to conduct business in the context of different countries
  • The business cultures of foreign countries
  • Negotiation skills
  • A second foreign language (either Italian or German)
  • Partner universities

  • Johannes Kepler University Linz (Austria)
  • University of Bergamo (Italy)
  • Application requirements

  • Application form
  • CV
  • Letter of motivation
  • Academic transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Results from English proficiency exams (IELTS or TOEFL) *Native English speakers and graduates from English-taught programmes are exempt.
  • This school offers programs in:
    • English


    Last updated May 6, 2016
    Duration & Price
    This course is Campus based
    Start Date
    Start date
    Sept. 2016
    Duration
    Duration
    2 years
    Full time
    Price
    Price
    165,000 RUB
    Information
    Deadline
    July 15, 2016
    Start date Sept. 2016
    Place
    Russia Nizhny Novgorod
    Application deadline July 15, 2016
    End date Request Info
    Duration 2 years
    Price 165,000 RUB
    per year