Level of education: Master programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: Russian


Main academic courses

  • International Standards of Business Intelligence and Business Process Modelling
  • Methods and Tools for Business Analysis
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Information Law
  • Decision Theory
  • Methods and Instruments of Economic Data Intellectual Analysis
  • Simulation Systems
  • Theory of Systems and Systems Analysis
  • Mathematical and Statistical Methods in Applied Problems of Economy and Business
  • Financial Management. Advanced Level
  • In-depth study of economic disciplines: Macroeconomics; Microeconomics; and Econometrics

Our advantages

  • The degree programme ‘Business Information Analysis’ in the main field of study 38.04.05 Business Informatics combines classical economic education and applied knowledge in state-of-the-art information technology and business practices.
  • The programme is designed to train highly qualified business analysts and managers dealing with the problems of strategic and operational management of businesses. This is on the basis of modern and prospective lines of development of mathematical and instrumental methods. The programme is also aimed at training researchers in the field of business informatics who meet the requirements of the modern information society and keep abreast with the development trends of the innovative economy.

Our master's programme in the main field of study Business Informatics is designed to train specialists capable of:

  • conducting business analysis of a company;
  • designing an organisation’s IT infrastructure development strategy and managing its implementation;
  • planning, forecasting and decision-making using modern methods of data collection, processing and analysis;
  • preparing analytical materials for evaluating events and developing strategic decisions in the field of ICT;
  • developing innovative solutions in ICT project and process management; and
  • applying systems analysis and modelling methods to analyse the architecture of an enterprise, and to design a strategy for enterprise architecture development.

Main areas of research

  • Managerial and technological aspects of the digital economy
  • Digital transformation of business
  • Company data management
  • Company business analytics in the context of digital transformation
  • IT control models
  • Reengineering a company's business processes at the digital transformation stage



Practices at:

  • Office of the Federal Treasury in St Petersburg
  • Gazprom Neft
  • Heineken Breweries
  • Sberbank
  • Innovative Centre for Transport Research
  • Research Institute of Optic and Electronic Engineering
  • PWC
  • KPMG
  • Ernst & Young (CIS) B.V. branch in St Petersburg
  • VTB 24 Bank
  • ILIM Group
  • Nissan Manufacturing RUS


  • IT consultant
  • Business analyst
  • Business systems engineer
  • IT specialist
  • Project manager
  • IT engineer
  • Data scientist
  • Systems analyst
  • Product development manager
  • ICT project manager


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