Dean of the Faculty

Sergei A. Posashkov,

PhD, Physical and Mathematical Sciences,

Associate Professor


“Application of mathematical methods in economy will come up to expectations which are placed on it and will make essential contribution to economic theory and business practices”.

mathematician Leonid Kantorovich, Nobel Prize Winner



 Our Mission

Training of professionals with high level of competence in applications of mathematical methods and modern information technologies in economic and financial sectors.

 About the Faculty

The Financial University  started teaching financiers with advanced mathematical training in 2000. The Faculty has an Academic Council which unites the Department of Applied Mathematics, the Department of Information Technologies, the Department of Mathematics, the Department of Theory of Probability and Mathematical Statistics, the Department of Mathematical Modeling of Economic Processes and System Analysis in Economics.

 Our Professors

 We boasts of  highly qualified faculty members, among those who teach relevant subjects at the Financial  University  there are more than twenty Doctors of Sciences and Professors and about fifty Associate Professors and PhDs. Research papers of our Faculty’s professors are well-known in Russia and abroad.

 Training  Process

 In 2010 the Faculty will start training of Bachelors majoring in Applied Mathematics and Information Technologies  and Applied Informatics. This Bachelor degree program will provide high quality fundamental education in mathematics and IT. Our graduates will be able to work in the sphere of financial analysis, risk management, actuarial activities as well as in any economic and financial sphere where application of mathematical and new information technologies is indispensable. Those who complete their Bachelor’s degree will have a possibility to continue studies and take a Master’s degree or enroll in a postgraduate program at one of the Faculty’s departments.

 Unique Features, Competitive Advantages

 At the Faculty we teach disciplines which will make our students competent in modern methods of financial analysis and risk analysis as well as in modern information technologies. Applied informatics united IT technologies and subject areas where they are used. IT specialists are in the greatest demand at the labor market and data of the online professional resume bank shows ever growing demand for these specialists. Mathematical methods are a very important analytical instrument in understanding operations of any economic system. They are widely applied in all types of management, marketing, in investment project management, crisis management of companies and organizations, logistics, in investment, banking, appraisal and actuarial activities.

Faculty of Mathematical Methods and Risk Analysis

is located at the address:

 125499,  37Б. Kronshtadtsky Bull. room 233, 235

(495) 454-30-18, (495) 454-33-50