Master's Degree in Economic Studies in Moscow in Russia

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Master-level studies involve specialized study in a field of research or an area of professional practice. Earning a master’s degree demonstrates a higher level of mastery of the subject. Earning a master’s degree can take anywhere from a year to three or four years. Before you can graduate, you usually must write and defend a thesis, a long paper that is the culmination of your specialized research.

Economics and administration is a fusion of many different disciplines. Professionals are trained in business, macro and micro economics, finance, public policy and other topics to help them analyze and understand the national or global financial picture.

Russia or, also officially known as the Russian Federation, is a country in northern Eurasia. Education in Russia is provided predominantly by the state and is regulated by the Ministry of Education and Science. In Russia, it takes about 70 % of training time for the contact lessons with a teacher, the rest 30 % of the workload are devoted to the independent study of the material.

Moscow city is considered to have the most political influence in Russia. It home to some of the world’s billionaires. Moscow has over 11 million people and a vibrant economy. The city has 60 state universities and a majority of the student major in sciences.

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Master in International Finance

Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

The International Finance Faculty (MFF) provides training for bachelors and masters in the field of preparation "Economics". Upon completion of the training, students receive a diploma of the state standard of the Finance University under the Government of the Russian Federation, and also have the opportunity to obtain a diploma from one of the prestigious Western partner universities. [+]

The International Finance Faculty (MFF) provides training for bachelors and masters in the field of preparation "Economics". Upon completion of the training, students receive a diploma of the state standard of the Finance University under the Government of the Russian Federation, and also have the opportunity to obtain a diploma from one of the prestigious Western partner universities.

IFP prepares students of the faculty for professional work in the financial and economic divisions of organizations of various industries and forms of ownership, in state bodies in posts requiring basic higher economic education. The graduate of the faculty will be able to carry out analytical, organizational (administrative) and educational (teaching) activities in the following areas of the economy: functioning markets, financial and information flows, production and research processes carried out at enterprises (firms) of any form of ownership, in educational, research and other organizations, as well as within the government.... [-]


Master in Finance

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow Nizhny Novgorod + 1 more

The Master’s programme (38.04.08) in Finance (MiF) provides training for both professionals in financial and risk management, and for scholarly researchers in the area of finance. The programme focuses on creating and developing competencies in financial management and risk-management for financial institutions and non-financial companies. [+]

Programme overview

The Master’s programme (38.04.08) in Finance (MiF) provides training for both professionals in financial and risk management, and for scholarly researchers in the area of finance.

The programme focuses on creating and developing competencies in financial management and risk-management for financial institutions and non-financial companies. The main emphasis is on contemporary theory and modern practices in corporate finance and risk management. At the same time, the programme provides fundamental knowledge in the broad area of finance that ensures our graduates are prepared for a diversity of career pathways, including in, the real sector of the economy, banks, investment funds, consulting companies, insurance companies and elsewhere. The focus on research-based teaching, delivered through a combination of student research projects, internship opportunities, dissertation work and taught courses also equips students for entry into an academic career via a PhD programme.... [-]


Master in Strategic Corporate Finance

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

Our master's programme is meant for those who want to gain a deep understanding of finance, while simultaneously obtaining a broad professional vision. The key focus of the SCF programme is corporate finance. Our programme provides a unique combination of deep knowledge of modern financial theories and essential practical skills, thereby equipping our graduates with a competitive advantage in the market. [+]

Programme Overview

Key Advantages

Our master's programme is meant for those who want to gain a deep understanding of finance, while simultaneously obtaining a broad professional vision. The key focus of the SCF programme is corporate finance. Our program provides a unique combination of deep knowledge of modern financial theories and essential practical skills, thereby equipping our graduates with a competitive advantage in the market.

At the same time, the programme is built in such a way that it allows students to gain a broad spectrum of knowledge in other areas of finance and economics as well. Aside from corporate finance, our students study macroeconomics, microeconomics, econometrics, asset pricing, venture capital, value-based management, behavioural finance, and much more. Our graduates work in consulting and at leading investment banks, M&A advisory firms, and investment funds. Some become strategy consultants, and others – buy-side analysts and portfolio managers. Some develop their own business, conduct academic research, or build a career as a CFO in companies of the real sector. Our alumni live mostly in Moscow or London, but there are also those who have gone to New York, Amsterdam, Berlin, and even Sydney.... [-]


Master 'Financial Analyst (CFA Program Partner)'

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow Nizhny Novgorod + 1 more

The Financial Analyst Master’s programme provides a balance of theory and case study in courses taught by HSE academic staff who are experts in their fields, as well as outstanding guest speakers from various Russian and global institutions, including CFA Charterholders. Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree and a strong background in economics, finance, or mathematics. The programme is conducted entirely in English. [+]

Programme Overview

Founded in 1995 as a structural division of HSE, the Banking Institute has offered a wide range of graduate and post-graduate programmes in the fields of banking, finance, investment, management, and law over the years. These have included special corporate programmes for governmental agencies, private companies, commercial banks, and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, as well as more than 50 customized programmes and short-term courses.

The Financial Analyst Master’s programme provides a balance of theory and case study in courses taught by HSE academic staff who are experts in their fields, as well as outstanding guest speakers from various Russian and global institutions, including CFA Charterholders. Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree and a strong background in economics, finance, or mathematics. The programme is conducted entirely in English.... [-]


Master in Statistical Learning Theory

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow Nizhny Novgorod + 1 more

This program stands at the crossroads of various disciplines of modern mathematics and computer science, including statistics, optimization, learning theory, information theory, complexity theory, as well as at the intersection of science and innovation in the field of modern information technology. Leading experts at HSE and Skoltech jointly provide instruction in this unique research-driven program. [+]

Program Overview

This program stands at the crossroads of various disciplines of modern mathematics and computer science, including statistics, optimization, learning theory, information theory, complexity theory, as well as at the intersection of science and innovation in the field of modern information technology. Leading experts at HSE and Skoltech jointly provide instruction in this unique research-driven program.

Students participate in one or more working groups (research seminars), where they determine focus areas for an initial survey report and then solve challenges at the intersection of cutting-edge research and technology in statistical learning theory. These seminars are built on teamwork, as the undertaken tasks are so complex that they can’t be solved by one person alone. Students learn how to effectively collaborate, bringing together their diverse collective skills, competencies, and experiences to determine successful solutions for complicated issues.... [-]


Master in Governance of Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI)

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Russia Moscow

The programme prepares students for careers in management and policy for science, technology and innovation, covering the full spectrum from generating knowledge to applying and using it for technology and innovation. Among the topics covered are practical technology and innovation management (including strategy making and implementation), idea generation, finance and marketing innovation. [+]

Programme Overview

The programme prepares students for careers in management and policy for science, technology and innovation, covering the full spectrum from generating knowledge to applying and using it for technology and innovation. Among the topics covered are practical technology and innovation management (including strategy making and implementation), idea generation, finance and marketing innovation. Advanced courses teach policy for science, technology and innovation, measurement and economics of innovation, regional policy and public private partnerships for science and innovation. There is no other programme in the world that addresses these issues from this specific angle.

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Master in Socioeconomic and Political Development of Modern Asia

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

The MA programme has the distinction of being the only one given in English for Asian Studies in Russia, using written materials in the languages of the area as the basic research resource. [+]

Programme Overview

The MA programme has the distinction of being the only one given in English for Asian Studies in Russia, using written materials in the languages of the area as the basic research resource.

What are the benefits of the programme?

As will be seen, the programme is transparently formulated to allow our students to enhance their career prospects internationally in academics, diplomacy, non-governmental and governmental corporations. Our partners – with either formal contracts allowing credit exchange or informal relationships developed over the decades – receive our students with great anticipation, knowing our reputation and glad to have such dedicated academics contributing to international research.... [-]


Master in Corporate Finance

Rostov State University of Economics
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2018 Russia Rostov-on-Don Moscow + 2 more

Master in Corporate Finance postgraduate course is designed to train specialists familiar with contemporary theory and practice in the field of corporate finance and capable of using this knowledge in the financial activity of corporate, state and public or insurance institutions with making the best choices of the investment and financing ways... [+]

Master in Corporate Finance

Master in Corporate Finance postgraduate course is designed to train specialists familiar with contemporary theory and practice in the field of corporate finance and capable of using this knowledge in the financial activity of corporate, state and public or insurance institutions with making the best choices of the investment and financing ways.

The course offers advanced studying and integrated skills development in the lines of financial relations building, special techniques and methods of financial activity and investments, financial modeling in decision making for investing, financial reporting, financial risk decreasing and financial sustainability, introduction and application of modern financial tools.... [-]


Master in Banking

Rostov State University of Economics
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2018 Russia Rostov-on-Don Moscow + 2 more

Master in Banking postgraduate course is focused on fundamental and practical training of efficient personnel who are in demand of public and commercial banks, credit and lending agencies, higher education and research institutions. Graduates of the course get up-to-date skills in monetary and credit operations and banking management in changing economic conditions and capable of choosing the best way for... [+]

Master in Banking

Master in Banking postgraduate course is focused on fundamental and practical training of efficient personnel who are in demand of public and commercial banks, credit and lending agencies, higher education and research institutions. Graduates of the course get up-to-date skills in monetary and credit operations and banking management in changing economic conditions and capable of choosing the best way for sustainable development in banking sector.

The purpose of the program is not only to form deep knowledge on fundamental issues of economics, credit and monetary regulation but also to develop skills in applied issues of contemporary banking activities, risk management, sustainable development of commercial banks, as well as practical experience of analysis and decision-making for banking.... [-]


Master in Financial Analysis

Rostov State University of Economics
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2018 Russia Rostov-on-Don Moscow + 2 more

Master in Financial analysis postgraduate program offers advanced training in system analysis for the estimation and forecasting of the financial position of the organization, the state of the stock market, analysis of the economic and demographic phenomena at state and regional levels. Financial analysis specialist monitors trends of investment risks and forms the most attractive investment conditions... [+]

Master in Financial Analysis

Master in Financial analysis postgraduate program offers advanced training in system analysis for the estimation and forecasting of the financial position of the organization, the state of the stock market, analysis of the economic and demographic phenomena at state and regional levels. Financial analysis specialist monitors trends of investment risks and forms the most attractive investment conditions.

During the Master’s course in Financial analysis a student is supposed to:

achieve a high level of knowledge of economics in general and be able to monitor macroeconomic situation; get deep knowledge of accounting and financial reporting as the primary information system used in financial analysis; get acquainted with the tools of fundamental and technical market analysis; learn how to study financial activity of the organization using modern tools and techniques to forecast future revenues and expenses; form skills of financial reporting analysis, financial statement expertise, sustainable development counseling. ... [-]

Masters in Finance Program (MiF)

New Economic School
Campus Full time September 2018 Russia Moscow

The mission of the New Economic School (NES) is to benefit Russia’s private and public sectors through excellence in economics education and research. [+]

Masters in Finance Program (MiF) Welcome to MiF at NES!

The mission of the New Economic School (NES) is to benefit Russia’s private and public sectors through excellence in economics education and research. NES was created in 1992 to introduce to Russia a master’s degree program in economics. The success of this program turned NES into the best economics institution not only in Russia, but in all of Eastern Europe. Our faculty publishes in the leading international journals and prominently represents Russia in the international economics and finance profession.

In January 2007 we launched a new Masters in Finance (MiF) program supported by Morgan Stanley to reach early- and mid-career finance professionals. In June of 2008 we awarded diplomas to the first cohort of MiF graduates. The students and the alumni report that our dreams about the great finance program in Moscow are coming true. We have a program that both meets international standards of quality and provides knowledge useful in the daily life of the Russian finance community. There are more than 100 graduates of MiF program. ... [-]


Master of Arts in Economics

New Economic School
Campus Full time September 2018 Russia Moscow

This program has brought NES its high reputation over its twenty years of existence. The MAE diploma is highly valued both in Russia and internationally. [+]

Master of Arts in Economics

The Master’s of Arts in Economics (MAE) program, founded in 1992, is the New Economic School’s first and primary program. This program has brought NES its high reputation over its twenty years of existence. The MAE diploma is highly valued both in Russia and internationally.

The MAE academic program takes students through two years of study. It is similar in content to masters’ programs and the first two years of PhD programs in the best American and European economics departments. The MAE program brings students to a deep understanding of the foundations of modern economic education – microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, and more specific fields of modern economic science. Throughout both years of study, students take English language courses. They master the peculiarities of academic writing and get valuable experience giving scientific presentations. All students also take part in the Research Seminar, which offers a framework for student research complete with decoted faculty supervision. This collaborative project culminates with students writing and defending Term Papers and Master’s Theses. ... [-]


Master in Economics and Management

National Research University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute” provides Master Degree in Economics and Management according to Russian State [+]

National Research University “Moscow Power Engineering Institute” provides Master Degree in Economics and Management according to Russian State Educational Standard.

WHY SHOULD YOU CHOOSE MPEI

MPEI students have a chance to study at one of the most prestigious universities of Russia according to numerous rankings and surveys. For more than eighty years of history MPEI have trained a huge number of the qualified engineers, prominent scientists who were standing at the origins of many technical achievements, in particular, of laser creation.

At MPEI the Nobel Prize winners A.D. Sakharov and P.A. Cherenkov worked in different periods. In the 20th century in the Special Design Bureau of MPEI, which possesses its own Center of Deep Space Communication, radio images of the Venus surface and a reverse side of the Moon were obtained for the first time.... [-]


Master in Economics of Natural Resources Management

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

The goal of the master’s program is to prepare highly skilled specialists, owning theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the field of wildlife economic management. [+]

Master in Economics of Natural Resources Management

Period of studies: 2 years ECTS credits: 120 Language: English

Program description

The goal of the master’s program is to prepare highly skilled specialists, owning theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the field of wildlife economic management.

The modern expert in economics of natural resources management has good chances of employment at the labour market, possesses a wide set professional competencies. Among them the economic estimations of natural resources quality, economic estimations of resources depending on their condition and a demand, estimation of economic damages of nature using and ecological risks in wildlife management, taxation in sphere of wildlife management, ecological accounting and reporting, and ecological management as well.... [-]


Master in Economics - International Economics: Case of Russia

Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics and Informatics MESI
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

The Master's program in Economics will cover key areas of International Economics with specific features of the Russian Federation practice. The aim of this program is to prepare students abroad to establish business cooperation with Russian [+]

Master in Economics - International Economics: Case of Russia

Taught in English

The Master's program in Economics will cover key areas of International Economics with specific features of the Russian Federation practice. The aim of this program is to prepare students abroad to establish business cooperation with Russian companies. The program has been designed according to a progressive approach, starting from the basics courses and building up in terms of complexity and sophistication to reach the most advanced courses in the last third part of the program.

Main features:

Length – 2 years; format - full-time; EC - 120; starting date – 1st of October 2011; language - English. ... [-]