Unique opportunity for students to obtain a Master Degree in Management from 3 (!) partner institutions: Plekhanov Russian University of Economics (Moscow, Russia), the University of Applied Sciences Dresden (Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Dresden - Dresden, Germany) and the Institut de Préparation à l'Administration et à la Gestion (IPAG - Paris/Nice, France). Read about study program, admission requirements, tuition fees and other details.
Double Degree Program with University of Applied Sciences Dresden (Germany)
Double Degree program allows students, when studying at the Plekhanov Graduate School, to follow one semester abroad and to receive two diplomas up on graduation: Master Diploma of the Plekhanov Graduate School and Master Diploma of Partner University.
Currently the Plekhanov Graduate School runs three Double Degree programs - with University of Applied Sciences Dresden - HTW (Germany), with SKEMA Business School (France) and with Novancia (France).
The Dresden University of Applied Sciences was founded in 1992. It is the second largest university of the Saxon capital. Technology, economics, organization and "green" studies are "the four pillars" on which rests the range of more than 30 degree program. With eight faculties, 180 lecturing staff and more than 5,000 students, the university is large enough to successfully practice networking between different disciplines with impressive synergy effects. Numerous modern, well-equipped laboratories, the computer system connected to world-wide communication systems, the newly organized library and the languages centre as well as a compulsory practical semester for students in technical degree programs guarantee the practical focus of the studies.
For more information, see HTW Dresden web-site (http://www.htw-dresden.de).
Students who wish to participate in Double Degree program join the Plekhanov Graduate School either on the basis of Governmental sponsorship or contract payment and study 1st semester in the Plekhanov Graduate School. Then when the contest for international programs participation is announced (normally at the end of December), students have to submit an application for the contest. If an application is successful, during the 2nd semester student fulfills the accustomed procedure for study abroad and go to Germany for 3rd semester.
In HTW Dresden student follows International Business Master program. In dependence with program, followed by the student in the Plekhanov Graduate School, some differences in study plans can occasionally appear. In this case, courses which cannot be followed or accredited should be passed by the student before the 3rd semester. Courses in Dresden are delivered in German and in English.
After the semester of study at the HTW Dresden, students must complete the industrial placement either in Russia or German and to defend their Master Thesis at the Plekhanov Graduate School. Master Thesis is defended only once in Moscow, and defense results are recognized by the HTW Dresden. When graduating, students receive two Master Diplomas:
- "Master of Science" from the Plekhanov Graduate School;
- "Master of Arts" (M.A.) from HTW Dresden.
For description of the International Business Master program on HTW Dresden web-site, please, see relevant web-page.
Students of any Plekhanov Graduate School Master program can apply for the Double Degree program. The obligatory requirements are following:
- Good command of German and English. Recognized certificate testifying the candidate knowledge of language is strongly desirable;
- Good results of first semester of study at the Plekhanov Graduate School;
- Absence of any arrears, both in study and payment.
For the information of the Entry procedure, please, see Admission Procedure.