About the Faculty
Founded in 1992, the HSE Faculty of Economics is the university’s oldest faculty. In the years since it was founded, it has gained a reputation as Russia’s leader in terms of higher economic education.
A fundamental education in modern economic theory and mathematics is combined with the study of applied disciplines, such as taxation, budget policies and processes, financial management and other related fields.
The Higher School of Economics is a research university that carries out its mission through academic, programming, peer review and sociocultural work based on international academic and organizational standards.
Zaruhi Hakobyan, Research Master Program in Economics alumna and prospective doctoral student at the Faculty of Economic Sciences, shares her impressions on the participating in Israeli Victor Rothschild Memorial Symposium. In summer 2016 four students from the Faculty of Economic Sciences attended, three of them were partially funded by the Symposium and the Faculty of Economic Sciences.
Erin O’Connor, University of Texas at Austin junior is sharing her takeaways from Moscow in summer 2016
Svetlana Kolesnichenko (Bachelor program "Economics" junior) is talking to Foyiq Abdulvahhob (Master program Financial Markets and Financial Institutions, 2010 – 2014 BSc in Economics with Finance with First Class Honours, Westminster International University in Tashkent) to find out his motivation to study at the Faculty of Economic Sciences
Welcome on board!
The Moscow-based Faculty of Economic Sciences at the Higher School of Economics, a highly selective educational institution specializing in economics and finance, would like to invite undergraduate and Master's-level students to experience study abroad in the modern and dynamically developing National Research University - Higher School of Economics. The Faculty of Economic Sciences is one of the most highly selective programs both at HSE and in Russia.
Polina Presich, a junior in the Economics and Statistics program, is spending summer by the sea shore practicing her English and improving her leadership skills. They pay you to have fun, as Polina discovered
The new master program Statistical Modelling and Actuarial Science is for students interested in mastering modern probability, statistics methodology, and modelling methods in economic processes, as well as mathematics of insurance theory. Core courses will be instructed by the members of the international Laboratory of Stochastic Analysis and its Applications.