How does one become a successful world-class executive? Explained by the RANEPA Institute of Business Studies (IBS)

26 April 2022
How does one become a successful world-class executive? Explained by the RANEPA Institute of Business Studies (IBS)

World-class executives are valued in many areas of the global labor market: management, economics, marketing, HR, PR, finance. The Faculty of International Business Studies of the RANEPA Institute of Business Studies (IBS) talks about the International Business multidisciplinary bachelor’s degree programs, which provides the students with all the competencies needed to become a top-notch specialist.

– What areas of study does the Multidisciplinary Bachelor’s Degree in International Business cover?

– The Multidisciplinary Bachelor’s Degree spans four areas:

  • 38.03.02 Management (International Management Program)

  • 38.03.03 HR Management (Human Resources Management in International Business program)

  • 38.03.01 Economics (International Finance and Technology Platforms program)

  • 42.03.01 Advertising & Public Relations (Perception Management: Integrated Communications in International Business program)

– What makes this combination International Business Bachelor’s degree so unique?

– The unique advantage of this program is that you shape your own professional profile to build your dream career from the basic direction of studies (manager, economist, financier, marketer, human resources, public relations, etc.) and expand through additional qualifications.

We are all different, and the business needs specialists with a diversity of competencies and knowledge. In this case, the more a person knows and can do, the broader his or her professional horizons are.

– How does it work?

– You choose an area to get enrolled in: Management, HR Management, Economics, Advertising & Public Relations. Over the course of three semesters, you acquire basic business education for a successful career in international business.

As a result of this basic business education, you build an understanding of business as a system of processes, develop a strategic vision, an ability to see the big picture, find new opportunities and turn problems into projects and products.

Then you can either continue training towards your dream profession, or change your development path and choose another profile.

In the 3rd and 4th year, you can choose additional qualifications to broaden and deepen your chosen profession.

Importantly, the program is based on the best international practices in executive business training, as proven by accreditation from AACSB International, the world’s leading association of business schools.

We have been developing partnership programs with the world’s leading business schools for 34 years. IBS is the most prestigious international business school in Russia. We have more than 90 first-class foreign business schools on our partner list, most with prestigious international accreditations in business education.

Like many of our partners, we are ranked by Financial Times among the Top 100 business schools in Europe.

Our programs give you a business education confirmed by international quality accreditations in Russia.

– What exactly am I going to learn?

– During the training you will be introduced to the global best practices of international business management, acquire knowledge of economics, management, HR management, finance, marketing and advertising, and develop the skillset required for efficient use of the cutting-edge professional tools in your field of activity, combined with advanced language training to ensure high competitiveness in the global labor market. Our graduates have a deep professional knowledge of English. The study of English is compulsory from year 1 to year 4. In years two to four, the students are taught a second foreign language of their choice (Spanish, French, German, or Italian). In general, more than one third of class time is devoted to learning foreign languages.

You will be working on classroom projects in teams that bring together professionals from all key aspects of business (management, human resources, finance, promotion), design and produce, motivate and engage, invest and attract, promote and manage loyalty together. It’s not just an employer’s dream, it’s a tool for building your own business! Moreover, you can take individual modules from other programs, to broaden the scope of your education.

– What document will I get at the end of the training?

– Upon successfully completing the program, the students will receive a Bachelor’s degree from the Presidential Academy in their chosen field, documents confirming additional qualifications, and graduation certificates from RANEPA IBS.

– Who are the teachers?

– Leading professors and practitioners from various business fields: finance, IT, human resources and advertising agencies, business consultants. Partner organizations are also engaged in the program implementation.

– Where can I apply my new knowledge?

– Our graduates work for Russian and international organizations, government agencies, small and medium-sized businesses. Many of them started their own companies in Russia and abroad.

As of 2021, our graduates are working at such companies as MTS, Eurosibenergo, Mosgortrans, Group, Promsvyazbank, PIK Group, Rusal, Sber, Rolf, VK Group, Yandex, Ozon, Lamoda and others.

– How does one enroll in the program?

– Applicants must pass the following Unified State Exams (USE) to enter:

  • Management – mathematics (specialized), Russian, foreign language

  • HR Management – mathematics (specialized), Russian, foreign language, social studies

  • Economics – mathematics (specialized), Russian, foreign language, social studies

  • Advertising & Public Relations – Russian, foreign Language, social studies

Contact details:
Admissions subcommittee phones: 8 (495) 433-56-66, 8 (495) 434-24-65



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