Quacquarelli Symonds has included the educational programmes of St Petersburg University into the list of top master's programmes in Business and Finance.

The St Petersburg University Master in Management programme is ranked 97th in the world Business Masters Rankings 2019. St Petersburg University is ahead of such institutions as the European School of Management and Technology, Germany; the University of Liverpool, UK; Hitotsubashi University, Japan; and the Swiss Business School.

The Master in Corporate Finance programme is ranked 158th in the Masters in Finance Rankings 2019, which is ahead of the Sawyer Business School, USA and Toulouse Business School, France.

St Petersburg University programmes in Management traditionally perform well in various international rankings and are highly estimated by business professionals. For instance, the St Petersburg University Master in Management is ranked 23rd in the world, according to the Financial Times, and 37th in the list of top Masters in Management, according to The Economist's «Which MBA?».