GSOM through the Eyes of Alumni

Alumni Association of the Graduate School of Management SPbU exists since 2001;
it is a community of people, who graduated from the business school over the past 20 years.

Programs and Research

The Graduate School of Management at SPbSU offers the following programs

Bachelor   Programs  

4 years - period of degree studies, 3 - study programs, 750 - students, 50% - disciplines in English

Master Programs  

2 years - period of degree studies, 4 double - and joint-degree options, 900 - master programs alumni, 20 - foreign visiting professors and top business practitioners, 200 - corporate partners, offering internships for students and jobs for graduates

Executive MBA  

2 - year program, 18 - modules, 2 - modules abroad, 1000+ - Alumni

Executive   Education  

100+ - customer companies, 1000+ - top-managers trained, 30 - program tracks

Doctoral Program   

3 years - apprenticeship, 118 - number of graduates (2000 – 2015), 5 - number of foreign doctoral students, 34 - number of candidate of science defenses (2006 – 2015)


6 - Research Centers, 130 человек - publications in international journals (for the last 5 years), 25 - A and B category publications, 226 - cases registered in The Case Centre







Student council

The Graduate School of Management of St. Petersburg University has two campuses with rich history: one is a historical building in the very heart of St. Petersburg, and the second one is a suburb campus “Mikhailovskaya Dacha” on the area of former Grand Duke’s summer residence.


GSOM SPbU  library has a unique large-scale fund of literature on management and related fields in accordance with the content needs of programmes and courses delivered at the School.


GSOM SPbU Student Council represent interests of its students and organizes a number of most interesting events.




Internetional cooperation


Career center



For the last 5 years the number of students leaving for international exchange programmes almost doubled. GSOM SPbU welcomes about 150 foreign management students from the leading business schools.


GSOM SPbU Career Center is oriented at the complex support of GSOM students on the labour market – starting from Career Days and internship to employment.


Student sport is one of priorities of GSOM SPbU management. Student football, basketball and even bumperball teams regularly participate in the university and city championships.