November 30, 2019 at Volkhovskiy per., 3, a presentation of Master's programs was held. The guests were introduced to the features and advantages of MiM, MCF, MUMD and MiBA programs.
Master in Corporate Finance (MCF)
Nikolay A. Zenkevich, Academic Director of “Corporate Finance” Master Program, told that the main purpose of program is the professional training of specialists in corporate finance for large national and international non-financial companies, investment banking departments of large financial companies, as well as consulting firms. The program is perfect for applicants with a strong base in mathematics / physics / finance / economics who want to build a career in corporate finance management. In the process of training, students will gain in-depth knowledge and practical skills in using modern financial instruments, the practical use of strategic instruments and information technologies, and strong professional, analytical and leadership skills.
Master in Business Analytics & Big Data (MiBA)
Margarita A. Gladkova, Academic Director, Master in Business Analytics and Big Data Program (MiBA), said that the goal of the program is to train specialists capable of facilitating management decisions based on big data analysis in the context of high competition and rapidly changing world. The program will be interesting to applicants with a strong base in mathematics who want to expand their knowledge of data analysis and management tools to build a managerial career in the IT in Russia and other countries. Students will be able to acquire the following competencies: knowledge of big data processing and analysis tools, evaluating the value of analytic results from a business point of view, making management decisions based on data, and managing IT projects.
Master in Management (MiM)
Olga N. Alkanova, Academic Director, Master in Management program, said that program aimed at training highly qualified international managers who are able to effectively apply analytical, research and leadership skills, innovative methods and unique knowledge. This program is suitable for applicants who have not previously studied management. For those who want to gain universal management skills for various departments of Russian and international companies. During the training process, students will acquire skills in the field of company and project management, a comprehensive understanding of the functioning of companies and their units, project management at any stage — from development to sales analysis.
Master in Urban Management & Development (MUMD)
The aim of the program is to train specialists who are able to participate in decisions in various areas of urban and regional development based on a system of modern management knowledge and global vision. The program will be useful for alumni of management, humanitarian and civil engineering specialties. Students will acquire skills that will enable them to make strategic and operational decisions in various functional areas of urban agglomeration development, as well as in developing urban agglomeration development programs and preparing analytical materials to manage the development of urban agglomerations and evaluate its effectiveness. Ekaterina V. Sokolova, Academic Director, Master in Urban Management and Development (MUMD).
While studying in the magistracy, applicants can undergo double-degree and CEMS programs, go to the included studies at the partner universities of GSOM SPbU. Current information on admission in 2020 can be found here.