• ‘Securities and Financial Engineering ’

    • Full-time
    • 2 years
    • RU
    • 390 000 RUB
  • Entrance exams

    • Economic Theory
    • Foreign language (English, Chinese, German, French, Spanish)
  • Accreditation and Partners

Boris Borisovich Rubtsov

We train specialists for the financial market, the core of which is the market of securities and derivatives of financial instruments. The program has a professional-public accreditation of the Council for Professional Qualifications of the Financial Market. It is also in compliance with professional standards: “Specialist of the Securities Market”, “Specialist in Financial Consulting”.

Our graduates:

- know the concepts related to the financial market, possess fundamental knowledge about its structure in Russia and abroad;
 - possess the tools of system analysis, mathematical modeling, and higher financial calculations;
 - are sufficiently educated in the field of securities law;
 - have a detailed understanding of the system of state regulation of the financial market;
 - receive specialised training in derivatives and financial strategies which are related to them;
 - are fluent in financial and economic analysis methods;
 - have practical skills of handling information about the financial market;
 - are able to adequately use information technologies of the stock market in its future workplace.

Main disciplines

  • Securities Market and Stock Exchange

    The discipline deepens and expands theoretical and applied knowledge on the fundamental issues of the theory and practice of organising activities of securities market participants. It focuses on developing and introducing modern technologies into their activities.

  • Foreign Financial Markets

    Students study organisation and functioning of foreign financial markets, qualitative and quantitative characteristics of their development, and regulatory systems.

  • Stock Exchange Trading

    This discipline forms practice-oriented knowledge about organising economic and technological aspects of various markets in the Moscow Stock Exchange.

  • Analysis of Financial Markets

    The purpose of this discipline is to form knowledge of applying fundamental and technical analysis in investment decisions-making while managing capital in financial markets.

  • Financial Derivative Instruments: Hedging and Arbitration

    Students form knowledge about financial and organisational mechanisms of derivative financial instruments markets, quantitative and structural characteristics of the urgent market, and modern models of their pricing.

  • Financial Engineering

    Students develop knowledge and skills of designing complex financial products for risk management, liquidity and profitability, create new financial instruments, and develop combined investment strategies.

Study Abroad

  • The University of Grenoble Alpes was formed after a merger of three universities of different training profiles located in Grenoble. The highest quality of education and high level of demand of graduates of this University allowed it to be ranked 236 among all universities of the world according to the rating QS. The university is a leader among French educational institutions in the level of development of bilateral partnerships with Russian universities. The distinctive feature of the University of Grenoble Alpes is double-degree programs allowing a large number of students to receive a state diploma of the French university with the help of modern computer technologies.


Graduates of the program successfully work in companies which are professional participants of the financial market: in investment companies: Renaissance Capital, Troika Dialog, Brokercreditservice, Eurofinance, Gazprombank, Sviaz Bank, TransCreditBank, Alfa Bank, Rosbank, etc., on the MICEX Stock Exchange, in financial departments of companies which are actively engaged in investment activities.