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FINANCIAL UNIVERSITY UNDER THE GOVERNMENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION

Faculty of International Economic Relations

Bachelor’s programme

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SUMAROKOV, Valery Nikolaevich

Dean

 


Programme presentation. The University has been training experts in the field of international economic relations since 1946. At present there are the following bachelor degree program concentrations on offer: World Economy, International Business and International Monetary and Financial Relations.

In 2002, the Faculty developed compulsory five-week language internships in cooperation with the MLSInternationalCollege (Bournemouth, United Kingdom) for the 1st year students in order to improve their English language skills. Some subjects are taught in English for the 2nd year students. When at a foreign university, the students live in the homes of the English speaking families.

The Faculty offers a joint degree program to the students. They can take a course at one of the following overseas partner Universities during their 7th and 8th terms at the FinancialUniversity: BloomsburgUniversity (Pennsylvania, USA), University of Northumbria at Newcastle (Newcastle, Great Briatin), InhollandUniversity (Holland).

Teaching staff. Highly-qualified Doctors of Sciences, holders of PhD degrees and experienced industry practitioners training the future economists.

Competitiveness of students. Graduates of the program are competent in the field of world economy. They work in international economic organizations and transnational corporations, Russian companies involved in international economic activity, banks that are involved in operations in the world financial and foreign exchange market. The demand for the program graduates grows every year.

The FinancialUniversity graduates are well-known both in Russia and abroad, among them are A. Khloponin, M. Prokhorov, L.Kuznetsov, V.Dmitriev, V.Scherbakov and many other prominent representatives of government institutions and business companies.

Interaction with employers. The teaching process runs in parallel with the research work. Students have an opportunity to gain work experience in organizations of the real sector and in multinational corporations.