Department of Asset Management

The Department of Asset Management is the center of excellence in the academic and professional training in the field of investment activity. The Department was established in 2019 in cooperation with REGION Group, one of the largest private investment companies in Russia.

The Department offers a master's degree in Economics through a study program “Investment Strategies on Global and Regional Markets (jointly with REGION Group)”.

Department of Asset Management provides comprehensive training of highly qualified specialists in the field of financial management, financial markets, investment activities, working for leading russian and foreign corporations, investment companies and funds, commodity, stock and currency exchanges, insurance companies and pension funds.

In cooperation with the professors of the Department of Asset Management, specialists of REGION Group will share their accumulated practical knowledge and experience with future masters and help the best of them to develop their professional careers. Partnership with the Department also involves conducting joint research in the field of theoretical foundations of financial management, methodology of investment and appraisal activities, management practices and asset valuation, investment analysis, corporate financial management.

Last update — June 2020

Head of Department

Igor Stepnov Igor Stepnov

Doctor of Economics, Professor