Best Educational Programs: MANAGEMENT
SIMAKOV, Dmitrii Borisovich
Head of the Department
Awards and achievements of the educational program. During the program implementation the leading teachers of the department won a grant of the Federal Targeted Program “Research and Teaching Personnel of the Innovative Russia” in the subject area of developing a methodology of how to find the best revamping solution for an industrial enterprise and ensuring its sustainability.
Nosov Magnitogorsk State Technical University also offers a Bachelor's program in Economics
Teaching staff. The program is delivered by highly qualified educators, including two Professors, Doctors of Sciences, and seven Associate Professors, Candidates of Sciences. The teachers take an active part in international and regional competitions and conferences.
University partners within the educational program are Southern Federal University. Ural Federal University, the Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation. The largest industrial enterprises of the Ural region: Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works, the MMK-Metiz metallurgic enterprise, the MRK mechanic maintenance enterprise, the Magnitogorsk Administration, the Energogarant insurance company, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Sberbank of Russia, the Credit Ural Bank, the Ural Railway Car Repairing Company, the Ogneupor flameproof materials production company, etc.
Students’ achievements. The program graduates are frequent winners of the regional competition of graduation projects “Generation of the 21st Century: A Path into the Future.” Students take an active part in research projects and publish the obtained results in scientific journals. Nearly 90% of graduates are employed within the industry. Many representatives of the small and midsize businesses attended a professional retraining course delivered by the teaching staff of the department.
Facilities and resources. The university has its own sports facilities, the Club of the Funny and Inventive (the KVN), photography and video clubs, a student newspaper and a student radio, numerous creative teams and performance groups. The university encompasses the students’ trade union and the Department for Youth Policy. The department offers distance education for students with special needs. All the information is available at the university website: http://distant.magtu.ru. Non-resident students are accommodated in comfortable dormitories.
Opportunities for students. Upon 2.5 years of studies students earn the supplementary qualification of a real estate agent. Students do their practical training at all types of businesses: from the largest in the region Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works to small and mid-size businesses, which helps students develop their skills and acquire new competencies.
Employment prospects. Logistics and procurement specialist, economist, financial planning specialist, real estate agent, quality management system auditor, marketing expert, project manager, chief operating officer, chief financial officer, etc.