World Economy

Mode of study
Level of study
Bachelor’s Degree
Direction of preparation

Training period
4 Years
Language of study
Russian / French
University partner
University of Nice Sophia Antipolis (France)
The contact person
Associate professor, candidate of economic sciences
Cost of education
It is shown that the cost of tuition for one year
For Russia and CIS citizens
For the citizens of the countries of "far abroad"
6000 5550

About the profession

Graduates of the "Economics" program work in foreign representations of Russian companies, trade missions and business councils, TNCs and investment banks, foreign economic activity departments of Russian and international companies in Russia, companies and banks abroad, international economic organizations, international departments of ministries and other authorities.

Educational process

Training in the program "World Economy" gives skills and knowledge in the field of international business, economic development of foreign countries, assessment of the risks of companies entering foreign markets, analysis of world commodity and financial markets.

The training is conducted in Russian (under the bachelor's program) and in French (according to the program of the lisans for those who want to obtain a diploma of the RUDN and the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis). Students enrolled in the program of double diplomas leave for a language internship to Nice after the first year of training. Within 3 years of study, students must study at the University of Nice for at least 1 semester (possibly 2 semesters).

 From the 3rd year of study, practical internships are held in international financial and trade centers in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa.


In accordance with the curriculum, students undergo pre-diploma practice for six weeks in the eighth semester.

The practice is conducted in banks, in the monetary and financial departments and foreign economic activities of enterprises and organizations, the Moscow customs, state authorities, foreign firms and departments.

Cooperation with companies: the Ministry of Economic Development, the Federal Customs Service, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, the Federal Service for Financial and Budgetary Supervision, the Russian-Arab Business Center, the Russian-Emirate Business Center, PricewaterhouseCoopers Rasha B.V., Sberbank of Russia, Bank of Kazakhstan, LLC Deutsche Bank, ZAO Citibank, Nestle Group, Technopark Sophia Antipolis (30 international companies), Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the city of Nice.

There is an opportunity for internships in the EU countries with the assistance of Interfrans, study tours in Colombia, South Africa, the United Arab Emirates, and others.

After the first year of training under the double diploma program, a language internship in Nice (language level B1 (DALFouTCF)) or in London is provided.


Graduates of the Bachelor's program in the field "Economics" on the profile of "World Economy" work:

  • in foreign economic, monetary, marketing departments (divisions, services), as well as in departments dealing with the customs clearance of goods and services, institutions and organizations of any organizational and legal forms and appointments;
  • in other divisions of enterprises / institutions / organizations responsible for the areas related to foreign economic activity and international finance (in banks, in foreign trade departments, in transport companies, in customs).