Faculty of Philosophy
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Lomonosov Moscow State University

The educational program "Strategic Management and Economic Policy" is the result of the development program, "Economic Policy," created by the Faculty of Philosophy in 2003 within the specialization "Politics".

The program aims at developing students' knowledge and skills necessary for strategic management of economic and political processes, the organization of efficient production in the public sector, corporations, international units, and provides systematic development of complex human sciences.

The curriculum is constructed in accordance with University educational standards of the specialty "Political Science" and includes a basic political science discipline, and discipline of specialization.

Supervisor of Educational Programs — Doctor of Political Sciences, professor Boitsova Olga.

Among the subjects studied are:

Discipline of political science series

  • The theory of politics
  • History of Policy
  • The history of social and political theories
  • Political Philosophy
  • Political Sociology
  • Political Psychology
  • The Political Economy
  • Political History of Russia and foreign countries
  • Contemporary Russian Politics
  • Comparative Political Science
  • World Politics and International Relations
  • Policy analysis and forecasting
  • Political Conflict
  • Political regionalism
  • Ethnopolitical

Management and discipline of the legal loop

  • Strategic Planning
  • Strategic Management
  • Public Policy and Management
  • Policy Management
  • Crisis Management
  • Innovation Management
  • Corporate Governance
  • Social policy and administration of social capital
  • Management in Education
  • The theory of organizations
  • Project management and risk modeling
  • Corporate Law
  • Information Law
  • International law
  • Legal regulation of intellectual property

Disciplines of the economic cycle

  • Economic Theory
  • History of Economic Thought
  • Economic policy
  • Monetary and Investment Policy
  • Institutional Economics
  • Microeconomics
  • Marketing
  • Foreign Policy
  • World and National Economy
  • Econometrics
  • Economics of the firm
  • Economic Geography
  • Economic statistics
  • Information technology in business planning
  • Economic security

Disciplines of general education cycle

  • History
  • Philosophy
  • The logic
  • Theory and practice of argumentation
  • Higher Mathematics
  • Information
  • Foreign Language
  • Russian Language and Speech
  • General Psychology
  • History of Science
  • Modern science
  • Religious
  • Cultural Studies
  • Theory of Communication
  • Basics of cross-cultural communication

Courses are attended by leading scientists of Moscow State University. MV University (philosophical, economic, legal, historical, Faculty of Political Science and Public Administration), institutes of the Russian Academy of Sciences, scientific and educational centers.

Graduates receive a diploma of the educational program of the Moscow State Governors in the direction of "Politics."

During the implementation of the program:

  • developed and implemented in the educational process is an innovative methodology for the preparation of qualified management personnel with basic knowledge in the field of strategic planning;
  • established relationships with major government and commercial organizations, international contacts established through the World Bank;
  • as a place of practical training of students involved in such structures as the Presidential Administration, the State Duma of the Russian Federation, the Chamber of the Russian Federation, Ministry of Economic Development, Ministry of Industry of the Russian Federation, Ministry of Finance, the Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia, Sberbank of Russia, Gazprom-bank, Vneshtorgbank, VTB 24, UniCredit Bank; Rosoboronexport, Mosenergo, «Pottinger» (Austria), «Price Water House Coopers», «Ernst & Young», KPMG Russia;
  • involving students' research projects, "Strategic Management", "Enhancing business structures investment in the Russian Federation", "The fight against poverty."

Graduates of the program of work at the Bank of Russia, Ministry of Finance, Economic Development, in the public corporations and international consulting centers.