A graduate of the English-language Master of Science in Global Finance program received an honorary award for her Master's thesis
Lyudmila Filippova, a graduate of the English-language Master of Science in Global Finance international program took second place in the competition for the best thesis in Economics in 2014, organized for the graduates of Economic Universities of Higher Educational institutions of Russia by the Institute of Economic Policy named after E.T. Gaidar.
This prestigious competition was attended by the graduates of the leading institutes of higher education in Russia: Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation; Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation (RANEPA); Institute of Mathematics, Economics and Informatics of Irkutsk State University (ISU IMEI) and the others.
The Commission commended the work of graduates, under the leadership of Academician P.M. Entov and has decided to award the second prize to Filippova Lyudmila Viktorovna, for the thesis "The influence of political events on the dynamics of the share values of public companies operating in the Arctic region."
As Lyudmila said: "I am sure that such a result would not have been achievable without the invaluable assistance provided by my supervisor Dorota Grazyna Kowalczyk at all stage of the research and without continued support Anush Hakobyan, Director of the program!"
Dorota Kowalczyk, Assistant Porfessor of the MSc in Global Finance program, noted that she is very happy for Ludmila’s success. As she said: "This result was expected. We are investing a lot of effort to improve the level of education of our students on the program MSc in Global Finance. Many graduates of the program could try to publish their studies in foreign journals."
As noted by Anush Hakobyan: "Our students write and defend their Master’s thesis entirely in English and the level f education of our students meet requirements established for the graduates of the leading Western Universities. This is confirmed by course projects and Master’s thesis. In the near future, we would like to publish a collection of the studeies of our graduates."
Congratulations to all the winners of the contest "The Best Graduate Thesis in Economics"! We wish them further success in their studies!
Master of Science in Global Finance continue to accept applications for 2015/2016 intake.
Please apply to Anush Hakobyan : firstname.lastname@example.org; tel : + 7 903 786-83-14