International University in Moscow IUM

Introduction

International University in Moscow IUM is the first private university in Russia, which occupies a leading position among Russian private schools. It was founded in 1991 by its current President Gavriil Popov, a notable economist, politician, and the first Mayor of Moscow. The idea of this university was initially supported by the President of the USSR Mikhail Gorbachev and the President of the USA George Bush, Sr. IUM is a new type of educational institution which, while financially and legally independent, is state accredited.


Accreditation certificate № 0078 of December 14, 2009.
Since late 90-s BBA and MBA programs at IUM are regularly accredited by the European Council for Business Education (current accreditation valid till June 2014).

Mission


Our mission is to train highly qualified specialists, who are able to work in today’s national and international business environment. IUM has liberal orientation. Among its basic principles is a democracy, human and multicultural values, focus on the modern world, comprehensive training, care and attention to students. IUM also supports superior quality of teaching. Among its lecturers there are renowned academics, qualified professors, and specialists, recognized visiting international professors. The most effective and advanced methods of teaching are applied. The university has solid partnership relations with several educational institutions abroad. Currently, about 1/8 of all students are international. Regular conferences, seminars, and roundtables at IUM bring up new ideas and develop creative thinking and thus improve both teaching and research activity.


We offer undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate programs in the fields of business administration, economy, metropolitan administration, art business, foreign languages, law, and journalism.

Campuses


IUM has two campuses: the headquarters in the center of Moscow and Kuntsevo Campus close to Skolkovo Innovation Center (2 km west of Moscow Loop Highway).

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Programs

This school also offers:

BA

BA in Communications and Art Business, BA in Art Management

Campus Full time Part time 8 - 9 semesters September 2018 Russia Moscow + 1 more

The program was developed in mid 90-s and didn’t have analogues in Russia. The lack of specialists in rapidly growing entertainment business determines constant demand of skilled managers. [+]

BA in Communications and Art Business, BA in Art Management

The programs were developed in mid 90-s and didn’t have analogues in Russia. The lack of specialists in rapidly growing entertainment business determines constant demand of skilled managers. The programs combine business and management disciplines with the development of special skills in communications, PR, and arts. The programs are unique as they have a weighted balance of contact hours, run by leading Russian and international experts, and real project work in art business (communication agencies, TV companies, theatres, orchestras, festivals and contests, sports events, etc). The innovative study is based on the following:... [-]


BA in Management and Finance

Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

New dual degree business-oriented programs in line with Bologna process based at IUM. These programs are designed to meet new challenges of modern global business and combine teaching and practical experience of both institutions as well as their relations with businesses and banks in Russia and in Ireland. [+]

Bachelor in Management, Bachelor in Finance; BA (Hons) in Business Studies, BA (Hons) in Accounting and Finance

New dual degree business-oriented programs in line with Bologna process based at I.U.M.

These programs are designed to meet new challenges of modern global business and combine teaching and practical experience of both institutions as well as their relations with businesses and banks in Russia and in Ireland. The students are able to see the influence of political, legal, economic, social, and technological trends on the ever-changing business environment both at national and international level.

Program structure

Russian program (4 years) fully meets the Russian Educational Standard and results in a Russian Bachelor Degree, confirmed with official state diploma. I.U.M. BBA program is accredited by the European Council for Business Education (ECRE).... [-]


BA in State and Municipal Administration /Regional Administration

Campus Full time Part time 7 - 8 semesters September 2018 Russia Moscow + 1 more

This unique program (initially 5 years of study) was started in 2002 and was among first programs of this kind in Russia. It was initiated by the Mayor of Moscow Yury Luzhkov and is still run under his [+]

BA in State and Municipal Administration /Regional Administration

This unique program (initially 5 years of study) was started in 2002 and was among first programs of this kind in Russia. It was initiated by the Mayor of Moscow Yury Luzhkov and is still run under his supervision. The goal of the program is to prepare qualified personnel for Moscow City and District Authorities as well as for other large cities. Since 2010 Y. Luzhkov is appointed the Dean of the School.

The curriculum includes core economic and management disciplines and specific courses related to administration of a large city (1st major) or to regional development (2nd major) – transportation, housing, utilities, city and regional planning, ecology, international comparative studies, etc. The programs of the School develop skills that are highly demanded both at various levels of city administration and in the public sector in general. The School also offers post-graduate and MBA programs (2 years) with specialization in Metropolitan Administration.... [-]


Bachelor

Bachelor in Linguistics

Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Russia Moscow

The Bachelor in Linguistics is a degree program that prepares teachers of English and speakers of other languages. The program combines strong academic preparation [+]

Bachelor in Linguistics

The Bachelor in Linguistics is a degree program that prepares teachers of English and speakers of other languages. The program combines strong academic preparation with practical training in language pedagogy. To be secure in the classroom and credible when they train others, teachers must have considerable practical experience. Hence, the majority of courses are organized around practical tasks of the type the students will encounter in the future.

The uniqueness of the program consists in placing as much emphasis on integrating language and cross-cultural training into professional courses. It also consists in giving high priority to both professional and communication skills. Our students study three foreign languages – two European languages (English, German, Spanish, or French) and one oriental language (Japanese, Chinese, or Arabic).... [-]