Graduated from Moscow Institute of public utilities and construction and qualified as an engineer-economist with a degree in “Economics of the construction materials and structures industry”. 


Retrained at State Academy of Investment specialists (GASIS) in the direction of "Personnel Management", successfully defended the certification work "Personnel policy of organization" and received the right to conduct independent activities in this area.


Defended the candidate thesis on "Risk management in investment and construction activities", awarded the degree of Candidate of Economic Sciences.


Senior lecturer at the Department of industrial economics of building materials and structures at Moscow State Academy of Public Utilities and Construction (Mgakhis).


Associate Professor of Department of Accounting, Audit and Statistics of Faculty of Economics of RUDN. 


Expert of Agency for quality assurance of education and career development (AKKORK).


Expert of Federal service for supervision of education and science (Rosobrnadzor). 


Received a commendation from the Institute of professional accountants of Russia for active participation in the life of the professional community and continuous professional development.

2015 - present

Head of Department of Accounting, Audit and Statistics of Faculty of Economics of RUDN.


Received a commendation from the Director of National accreditation agency in the field of education (Rosaccredagentstvo) for conscientious attitude to the performance of expert duties, high professionalism and objectivity. 


Expert of Independent agency for accreditation and rating (IAAR).


Petrovskaya M.V. gives courses of lectures for bachelors and masters of RUDN in direction “Economics”:

  • “Taxation basics”,
  • “Economic activity analysis”,
  • “Management accounting in the system of making and justifying business decisions”,
  • “Methodology of economic analysis”.

The author of the textbooks:

  • Financial analysis (Vasiliev L. S., Petrovskay M. V.), Textbook approved by Ministry of education of RF (Moscow, Knorus, 2016)
    The tutorial provides an overview of tools, methods and techniques that can be used for analytical calculations and also help master the analytical tools to carry out objectively not only the comprehensive assessment of the financial and economic activities of the enterprise, but also use them to make effective management decisions that promote economic growth of the enterprise
  • Analysis of economic activity (Vasileva L. S., Petrovskaya M. V.), Textbook, approved by Ministry of education of RF (Moscow, Knorus, 2016).
    The basic concepts of management theory and practice, methods and procedures for analyzing the economic activity of an enterprise are given in the textbook. These models are the fundamental basis for developing alternative options for managing the economic activities of an enterprise and making the most optimal management decisions that ensure the efficient use of available resources. The purpose of the textbook is to form the theoretical and practical skills of future specialists in organizing and conducting analysis of various areas of business, the ability to apply the accumulated domestic and foreign experience at making reasonable management decisions.
  • Corporate Finance (Vasilyeva L. S., Petrovskaya M. V.), recommended by the expert Council of EMA in HE system as a textbook for students studying in direction "Economics" (Moscow, Knorus, 2018)
    The essence, functions and features of the organization of corporate finance, its goals and objectives in ensuring effective monetary turnover of economic entities, issues of financial resources management are given in the textbook.
  • Analysis of financial accounting (Vasilyeva L. S., Petrovskaya M. V.), recommended by the expert council of EMA in the system of HE and IVE as a textbook for students enrolled in direction "Economics" (Moscow, Knorus, 2019.)
    The textbook includes basic concepts of the theory and procedures of analysis of financial accounting. It explains in detail not only how the obtained values of the main coefficients of financial accounting are calculated, but also how they are interpreted, which allows to carry out a comprehensive and objective analysis of the company's financial position.


  • developed a methodology for managing investment risks using a construction production diversification strategy based on developed dynamic models for optimizing diversification processes;
  • developed and tested a dynamic model for optimizing the management structure of the investment and construction complex under the influence of risk factors;
  • suggested methodological approaches to the application of risk management to optimize the organization's capital structure, which can be used to develop measures aimed at reducing the level of risk in the company's financial activities;
  • suggested recommendations for managing small business support infrastructure;
  • developed a balanced model of the structure of sources of financing for hotel businesses to identify risks at the construction stage;
  • developed a comprehensive risk assessment and management model for commercial companies;
  • proposed an adaptive organizational and economic mechanism that ensures rational management of investments in science-intensive industries;
  • developed a conceptual model of accounting and analytical support taking into account operational risk factors to improve the efficiency of business processes. The model allows to take into account a set of business development strategies.

Scientific interests

  • Innovation risk management;
  • Capital structure of economic entity management;
  • Investment activity;
  • Financial analysis and forecasting of company activities
The authors offer and describe the strategy of hotel business development with implementation of targeted function of management – cost increase. The showed results of research supplement the existing approaches to strategic management in hotel business and stipulate the formation of methodological instrumentarium which allows minimizing financial risks during construction of hotel business objects. Implementation of well-balanced model of the structure of sources for financing hotel business enterprises will allow determining risks at the stage of construction, evaluating their significance, and developing timely measures for their minimization and liquidation.
The article is devoted to the Russian system of agricultural insurance as an important tool for maintaining the financial stability of the industry. The historical aspect of the formation mechanism of the insurance agrobusiness in Russia is discussed; the main challenges of its current development with market participants are estimated.
The article views the issues of development of conceptual frameworks of management of infrastructure of small entrepreneurship. As a result of the conducted research, the subject and object of management, as well as the forms of management functions of managerial influence are clarified; the proprietary vision of the principles of management of infrastructure of support for small entrepreneurship is given. The article also describes approaches to description of measures for support for small and medium enterprises, evaluation of effectiveness of realization of the concept, and direction of its further development.
The purpose of this article is to develop a methodology for determining the risk associated with the formation of the capital structure in conditions of nonstationary economy. During the study, the authors used the methods of economic-statistical and factor analysis, economic and mathematical modeling, allowing to consider the problem as a purposeful and organized process and form the capital structure with the objectives of business development, the dynamics of changes in each component of the cost of capital, minimize total financial costs and risks to attract sources for the foreseeable future and to maximize the market value of the company.
Basing on the employment of the theory-empiric methods of investigation a unifying model of commercial enterprises’ risks evaluation and management has been developed. The novelty of the investigation results consists in working out a matrix of the main reasons for analyzed risks arising and of a relationship model “risk-reason” that helps to estimate the most important causes for each basic risk and to evaluate the probability of every cause occurrence.
In the article the problems of Russian economy under economic sanctions are studied. The economy growing thanks to hydrocarbon exports depends on the prices in the international energy market. Whilst falling oil prices induce the economic slowdown. Lack of proper investment in the restructuring of scientific and technological potential in different sectors of the economy reduces the quality indicators of GDP. Therefore, enhance of economic growth and solution to the import substitution problems is crucial for the transition from the export of raw material to the intensive development.
The relevance of the study of the issues of taking into account the factor of non-stationarity of the economy in the formation of the optimal capital structure of an enterprise, taking into account its industry specificity, is explained by the presence of a need for scientific and methodological research in this area. Currently, such studies are not enough, there are no methodological and practical recommendations for solving these problems. The goal of the article is to develop a comprehensive model for determining and evaluating a sectoral financial strategy in a non-stationary economy.
The article substantiates the main problems that have a negative impact on the development of innovative activities in hotels. Also author's classifications of types of innovations used in the hotel business were developed, and examples of such innovations are given. The materials of the article can be of interest to scientists engaged in research on issues of innovation in hotels, as well as the heads of hotels and offices for the development of hotel business in the regions.