School of Economics and Management
The School of Economics and Management is the innovative development driver of SUSU and Chelyabinsk region in the field of economics and management.
The School of Economics and Management partnership with leading Russian and foreign companies provides students with a unique opportunity to participate in solving practical problems for business in the educational process. As well as getting a prestigious job, and make rapid professional growth after graduation.
The strategic goal of the Graduate School of Economics and Management - the formation of a unique practice-oriented scientific and educational environment, allowing preparing world-class leaders who can create and develop an effective business in the global innovation economy.

English language Master’s programs

Master’s Program in Economics (International business)
Direction: 38.04.01 Economics
Level: Master degree
Language: English
Form of study: full-time
Duration: 2 academic years (120 ECTS)
Brief description:
The program is aimed at preparing masters of economics, carrying out foreign economic activity at industrial enterprises, trade and services. Students learn issues related to the specifics of organizing foreign business in the domestic market, as well as organizing business in foreign markets, specifics of organizing a network business, explore the possibilities of international investment and financing, and assess risks in foreign economic activity.
Students take an active part in research work, participate in grants and competitions. The program’s uniqueness lies in organizing interaction with business structures, including inviting practitioners to conduct special sections of courses, organizing trainings and master classes, solving real-world problems and issues facing enterprises in the form of cases and projects.
A multicultural environment is created, implying co-education of students from different countries. Thus, education provides the conditions for rapid and effective professional growth.
Professional courses:
• Business organization in foreign markets
• International commercial transactions
• World commodity markets
• Legal regulation of international business
• Management of efficiency and effectiveness of international business
• Methods of market research and marketing analysis
• Strategic management of foreign economic activity
• International business in digital environment

Master’s Program in Management (Strategic and Innovative Marketing)

Direction: 38.04.02 Management
Level: Master degree
Language: English
Form of study: full-time
Duration: 2 academic years (120 ECTS)
Brief description:
The program is aimed at preparing masters of management, carrying out marketing management in the company, creating and developing customer-oriented marketing management structures. Students study issues related to forecasting market prospects for products, developing new technologies for promoting products and services, learning brand management skills, creating and developing brands, managing brand capital, developing marketing plans, programs for introducing new products to the market, rebranding products.
Students take an active part in research work, participate in grants and competitions. The program’s uniqueness lies in organizing interaction with business structures, including inviting practitioners to conduct special sections of courses, organizing trainings and master classes, solving real-world problems and issues facing enterprises in the form of cases and projects.
A multicultural environment is created, implying co-education of students from different countries. Thus, education provides the conditions for rapid and effective professional growth.
Professional courses:
• Modern marketing strategies
• Marketing planning
• Methods of market research and marketing analysis
• Brand management
• Integrated marketing communications
• Marketing support of innovative product
• International marketing
• Marketing in digital environment
• Legal regulation of marketing activities

Master’s Program in Management (Human resources management)

Direction: 38.04.02 Management
Level: Master degree
Language: English
Form of study: full-time
Duration: 2 academic years (120 ECTS)
Brief description:
The program is aimed at preparing masters of management who manage HR policy and develop the human resources of the company. Students study issues related to recruiting employees, motivating and developing personnel, learning the skills of developing HR policy, budgeting costs for the personnel and assessing performance indicators in human resource management, process administration and workflow in the personnel management system, corporate culture formation and development.
Students take an active part in research work, participate in grants and competitions. The program’s uniqueness lies in organizing interaction with business structures, including inviting practitioners to conduct special sections of courses, organizing trainings and master classes, solving real-world problems and issues facing enterprises in the form of cases and projects.
A multicultural environment is created, implying co-education of students from different countries. Thus, education provides the conditions for rapid and effective professional growth.
Professional courses:
• HR analytics: basic and advanced methods
• Strategic HR management in international organizations
• Recruiting technologies
• Personnel development technologies
• Staff costs and budgeting
• Assessment of labor and HR management efficiency
• Development of HR policy
• Corporate culture and social policy of the organization
• Legal regulation in the field of HR management