Economics (with Advanced Studies in Chinese Economy and Language)

38.03.01In english, chinese and russian

Level of education Bachelor

Type of instruction Full-time

Duration 4 years

Main courses
  • Micro- and Macroeconomics
  • Economic Theory and Economic History
  • Mathematical Analysis and Linear Algebra
  • World Economics and International Relations
  • History and Culture of China
  • Chinese Economy
  • Regional Economic Policy Russia and China
  • Business in Russia and China
  • Foreign Languages (English, Chinese)
  • Chinese Financial Markets, Taxation, Banking and Insurance
Our advantages
  • The programme is designed to train specialists who are ready to carry out professional activities in the economic and business areas of cooperation with China and other foreign countries.
  • The programme provides fundamental training in economics, mathematics, computer science, and foreign languages. It is combined with an in-depth study of economics and business, and theoretical and applied courses on the economic systems of Russia and China.
  • Students can study Chinese from the starter level and improve their language skills in leading Chinese universities.
  • Students develop: understanding and respect for the culture and traditions of China; and the desire to develop mutually beneficial cooperation based on a deep understanding of the economic and entrepreneurial features of China.
International relations

Students have the opportunity to participate in academic mobility programmes. The list of partner universities includes more than 300 leading universities in Europe, America and Asia. Depending on the programme, students can apply for scholarships, as well as paid or free accommodation in a hostel. The list of academic mobility programmes is updated annually. 

Examples of academic partners
  • Renmin University of China (Beijing) 
  • Putian University (Shanghai)
  • Peking University (China)
  • Beijing Normal University (China)
  • The University of Groningen (the Netherlands)
  • The University of Economics in Bratislava (Slovakia)
  • The Hanken School of Economics (Finland)
Career opportunities

The graduates can pursue a career at a broad range of enterprises and organisations engaged in the development of cooperation between Russia and China. 

Key positions

  • Economist

  • Commodity markets analyst
  • External economic relations manager
  • Sales and purchase manager
  • Educator (secondary general and professional education)

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