Foreign Economic Activity
About the profession
Within the Master's program "Foreign Economic Activity", economists are trained to work in transnational corporations and international markets. The graduates of the program should understand the macro-conditions of their business, the sources of its global competitive advantages, the content and technology associated with international business transactions, the characteristics of the organization of foreign economic activity, the mechanics of working in international markets for goods, services and capital, to master at least two foreign languages, professionally understand the issues of information technology support. Such specialists, along with fundamental training in the world economy, must have competencies in the sphere of international business. All disciplines have an applied focus. The main part of the disciplines is provided by top managers and leading specialists of the largest Russian and foreign companies, with academic degrees. Within the framework of theoretical disciplines, the best teachers, participants in grants and numerous publications are involved.
Students practice in leading consulting companies and information and analytical agencies, international banks and international financial organizations. The program provides training in financial companies and banks in international financial centers.
Graduates of the program are able to carry out the following types of professional activities: research; project-economic; analytical; organizational and managerial; pedagogical.
The objects of professional activity of masters are the behavior of economic agents, primarily those operating in foreign markets, their costs and results, international commercial operations, functioning national and world markets, financial and information flows, production and research processes.
Conditions of education
Reception is conducted for the full-time department. Admission to the program is carried out to budget and paid places according to the results of the introductory interdisciplinary exam in the direction "Economics", the exam is conducted in writing (3 blocks of questions).
Today I work in the department of one of the largest companies in Russia in the department of "Oil and gas industry and transport" of the financial products sales department. Thanks to the training in IMEB, the study of several languages, a monocultural environment and a broad education, I was able to build my career. The obtained universal knowledge in business, economics and finance helped me to occupy competing positions in the labor market.