Management of Enterprises within Knowledge-Intensive Industry
The profession of a manager involves leadership and organizational activities. A manager is a team leader who is not so much engaged in the production of goods or services as manages the process of their creation and strives to increase the company's profit. He/she can solve managerial tasks in various fields of activity: from creating a business model and organizing a company's production activities to communicating with the staff and customers.
The profession and acquired competencies are characterized by a wide scope and will allow the graduate to become a successful leader, both in high-tech enterprises and state corporations, and in the business environment.
The leading Russian and foreign lecturers and top managers of large corporations being involved in the educational process, as well as implementing internship programmes exclusively in companies-potential employers, provide both theoretical academic knowledge and the acquisition of a set of practical skills. Starting from the first year, students get immersed in the profession; each student is assigned to a mentor from a partner organization and the topics of term papers and theses are negotiated with the management of enterprises. In addition to studying modern theory and practice of management and organization of production at enterprises of high technology industries, the specifics of personnel management in high-tech organizations, this programme involves an in-depth study of modern methods of analyzing competitors and acquiring skills in building strategies.
Students of the programme are provided with educational and methodological materials, including in digital format.
The main courses are: Business Intelligence, Financial Accounting and Analysis, Organization of a Production Management System, Management of Science-Intensive Products Cost, Strategic Management, Information Technologies in Management.
As part of the programme, students undergo educational, industrial and undergraduate internships in such organizations as AO Helicopters of Russia, AO United Aircraft Corporation, AO Russian Space Systems, AO United Engine Corporation, AO United Instrument Corporation, AO Lanit, etc.
Successful mastering of the educational programme will allow future masters to work at various enterprises of science-intensive industries, to engage in pedagogical activities and science in universities.
Students can continue their professional activities at partner enterprises, such as Roskosmos State Corporation, Rostec State Corporation, All-Russian Scientific-Research Institute Signal, Mil Moscow Helicopter Plant, etc.