The program “IT Management in the Digital Economy” was developed by the lecturers of the Department of Business Informatics at the Financial University together with the partners of the program, who are represented by the leading IT companies in the Russian market. Implementation of the National Program "Digital Economy of the Russian Federation" developed in 2018 requires a combination of leadership and creative competencies with deep knowledge of modern breakthrough digital technologies used in business and society. This master degree program provides integration of these professional competencies.
Students who have successfully completed the program can apply to the positions in IT services companies, in the main projects in the field of automatisation and business transformation, and they can work as department heads in the field of business analysis. The program is supported by the International Institute of Business Analysis and the Union of IT Directors of Russia, whose members give lectures and hold seminars at the university.
Our graduates are in demand among well-known consulting and IT companies, IT services of large Russian and foreign corporations.
Within the framework of this discipline, students obtain skills in developing an IT strategy and in strategic IT management.
Within the framework of this discipline, students obtain skills of auditing an enterprise's information systems from perspective of their compliance with strategic IT goals of the business.
Students study types of entrepreneurship in the Internet, learn how to use ready-made solutions and develop solutions of their own.
Students learn how to use analytical tools for financial analysis of the company’s activities using the examples of SAS and SAP solutions.
Students study technologies of budgeting IT and and types of resources sourcing.
Students study management of a project portfolio, which allows to unite IT projects in an organisation according to their strategic tasks and resources.
Any modern company focuses on increasing its own operational efficiency through introducing and updating IT assets - infrastructure and business applications. All of this requires constant involvement of experts who can reasonably offer the required IT solutions, assess economic and business benefits of their implementation, provide a comfortable environment for working with new technologies, and manage the entire IT infrastructure in line with the organisation's business strategy. The growth of IT in business and technological innovation are key to the constantly increasing demand for IT managers and IT analysts!