Economic activity at any level carries risks that must be taken into account while making decisions. This explains the demand for insurance specialists who are able to correctly calculate and manage risks. These skills are taught to students of this profile. Students gain knowledge in risk management, hedging and insurance, financial markets, entrepreneurship and investment. The practice base is Russian and international insurance companies, actuarial units of financial companies and investment funds, financial departments of enterprises of different ownership forms. Graduates are prepared for practical work in investment and insurance companies, risk management departments of banks, financial and industrial groups.
The program has passed the procedure of international accreditation and is certified by the German agency FIBAA (Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation).