On October 12, the annual HSE Welcome Day for masters of Business Management and Analytics and Finance programs was held. The day included an on-site seminar about student team building and was held at the Kochubey Center, the HSE executive training center in St. Petersburg, located in Pushkin. The event was held by Raya Nunes Mahdi and Carlos Nunes, business coaches of the Bremerhaven University of Applied Sciences (Germany).
From September 27 to 28, the St. Petersburg HSE will host the Analytics for Management and Economics Conference (AMEC). Angel Barajas, chairman of the program committee and head of the Department of Finance at the St. Petersburg School of Economics and Management, spoke in more detail about what is expected from the conference.
The Higher School of Economics moved into a higher rating range for graduate employment (201-250) for the first time in five years, surpassing more powerful competitors. This year, the number of applicants for getting into the rating increased by 15% (758 universities) while 36 new universities entered the ranking.
THE WUR ranking - the overall ranking of the best universities in the world - completed the publication of world ratings in 2019. HSE showed successful dynamics of its results and moved to a new and higher position of 251-300, taking third place among Russian universities after Moscow State University (189) and Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (201-250).
“Studying in English and the internationality of the programme are not the main distinctive features of it. Our MiM cannot be called as a classical programme in management because almost half of it contains educational disciplines of advanced analytical competences. That was the main idea – to prepare managers for a new digital economy” - Angel Barajas, academic supervisor of the programme “Management and Analytics for Business”, believes.
is HSE University’s ranking in terms of salaries of graduates employed in the field of economics and finance. The ranking was prepared by Superjob.ru research centre based on a study of the average income of young professionals who graduated from 2013–2018.
From 12 to 18 May, a group of first-year students from the master's program "Management and Analytics for business" and "Finance" visited Solvay school of Economics and Management (SBS-EM) in Brussels as part of a study tour.
Interview with Florence Ibuowo, a member of the Association of International students of HSE St. Petersburg, on her experience in campus, the association and upcoming Forum.