Risk Management and Insurance

38.04.08In russian

Level of education Master

Type of instruction Full-time

Duration 2 years

Main academic courses
  • Risk Management. Advanced Level
  • Risk Estimation
  • Risk Management Techniques
  • Bank Risk Management
  • Introduction to Actuarial Analysis
  • Actuarial Estimation of Morbidity and Mortality Risks
  • Insurance Markets
  • Finance and Financial Management of Insurance Undertaking
  • Accounting, Control and Audit of Insurance Operations
  • Management of Insurance Agencies
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension Systems and Social Insurance
International cooperation
  • The International University in Geneva (Switzerland)
  • Bielefeld University (Germany)
  • The Sapienza University of Rome (Italy)
  • New York University (the USA)
  • Frederick Community College (the USA)
  • The University of Tampere (Finland)
  • The University of Helsinki (Finland)
  • Stockholm University (Sweden)
Main areas of research
  • Various aspects of economic risk management
  • Strategic risk management
  • Development trends of insurance and reinsurance companies, insurance infrastructure, and the Russian and global insurance market
  • Management of insurance and insurance brokerage companies
  • Financial management, accounting, control and audit of insurance companies
  • Investment activities of insurance companies
  • Insurance marketing
  • Certain types of insurance: Russian and international best practices