Master in International Business

Higher School of Economics

Program Description

Master in International Business

Higher School of Economics

More than ever before, the successful business leaders of today must possess a long-term vision of future risks and opportunities on the global stage. To equip students for careers in international business, this unique programme combines a business degree with an international affairs degree.

Through practice-oriented instruction, students learn traditional business skills like accounting, marketing, and negotiating, and gain knowledge in the political, economic, and socio-cultural aspects of the global marketplace. Students can take electives taught by senior executives of global companies, work on real-life consulting projects for clients, and spend a semester studying at a partner university.

Graduates understand not only how companies function, but also the complex context in which they operate. They are well equipped to work as financial analysts, investment bankers, consultants, entrepreneurs, marketers, and much more.

Career opportunities:

Graduates have a strong competitive advantage and possesses not only strong managerial skills, but also knowledge of economics, politics, foreign policy, and international law. They go on to work in companies including PricewaterhouseCoopers, KPMG, Ernst&Young, L’Oreal, Korean Embassy in Russia, Michelin, Henkel, Kraft Foods, Sakhalin Energy Investment Company, and Vogue

Partner universities:

  • Tufts University (USA)
  • University of Parma (Italy)
  • University of Luxembourg (Luxembourg)
  • University of South Carolina (USA)
  • Application requirements:

  • Application form
  • CV
  • Letter of Motivation
  • Academic transcripts
  • One letter 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
    2 years
    Full time
    350,000 RUB
    Start date Sept. 2016
    Russia Moscow
    Application deadline Request Info
    End date Request Info
    Duration 2 years
    Price 350,000 RUB
    per year