• ‘Strategic Forecasting of Global Economic Development’

    • Full-time
    • 2 years
    • RU
    • 335 000 RUB
  • Entrance exams

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

Sergey Vladimirovich Shmanev

The main goal of the program is to prepare specialists with competitive advantages in the labor market, who have knowledge of methods and models of state regulation of socio-economic development and skills for developing and justifying strategic plans, forecasting, and preparing projects at federal and regional levels.

This program is aimed at training qualified researchers in the field of forecasting, planning, and designing development of the national economy, as well as regulating socio-economic processes. The program combines the tasks of in-depth fundamental education, development of research skills and realisation of the acquired specific skills of designing effective economic activities and creating documents for strategic planning and programming.

We involve highly qualified specialists, who are currently employed in federal ministries and scientific organisations, into the educational process. Some practical classes will be organised by representatives of federal executive bodies, scientific institutions of the Russian Academy of Sciences, and large corporations.

Students have internships in the bodies of state power of the Russian Federation of various levels and in corporations.

Main disciplines

  • Macroeconomic Forecasting and Planning in Russia and Foreign Countries

    Students develop systematic skills in making decisions on development and implementation of social and economic policies within the framework of the long-term strategy of the country's socio-economic development.

  • Design and Programming of the Regional Economic Development

    Students study instruments for strategic planning of regional development (targeted integrated programs and priority national projects), as well as development of skills in management of territorial development.

  • Reengineering of Business Processes

    Students study theoretical foundations of the process approach to management, and problems of using reengineering technologies in the reorganisation of enterprises.

  • Economic Development

    Students develop a comprehensive understanding of peculiarities and problems of strategic modeling of the economic development of Russia, as well as systematic skills in the field of scientific analysis of design and modeling conditions.

  • Planning of Spatial Development of the National Economy

    Student form a complex idea of laws, peculiarities, and problems of spatial development of the national economy in Russia, scientific analysis of the conditions for clustering of the country's economy.

  • Socio-Economic Development of Modern Russia: Challenges and Trends

    This discipline is devoted to the modern state of the economy, challenges, trends, and prospects of socio-economic development of modern Russia, economic systems, methodology of economic research.


Our graduates are employed by Federal authorities and authorities of the subjects of the Russian Federation, local self-government bodies and their structural subdivisions related to the activities in the area of forecasting and designing processes of socio-economic development, development of strategic planning and programming documents, as well as scientific units of the institutes of the Russian Academy of Sciences dealing with strategic planning.