About Plekhanov Russian University of Economics

click for details

Plekhanov Russian University of Economics was founded in 1907. During its 114-year history, the university has always been closely connected with national economy: development of commerce and technologies of food production in the beginning of XX century, then formation of commodity science, growth of the cooperative movement, creation of state economic statistics and systems of planning, economic reforms of 1965-1970, macroeconomics and sectoral studies in the 1980s, promotion of market structures formation in 1990s. University's science school (academicians L. Abalkin, A. Aghanbegyan, B. Maevsky, L. Greenberg, V. Makarov, P. Bunich, V. Ivanter, V. Kuleshov, corresponding member R. Greenberg) has for a long time been the core of the academic economic community in Russia. High practical orientation of education and its relations to the realities of the economic situation in the country over the years are a unique feature of the University. In 2012-2015 the enlargement of the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics took place by accession of the Saratov State Socio-Economic University, Russian State University of Trade and Economics and the Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics and Informatics to it.

Currently Plekhanov University of Economics provides higher education in Moscow campus and 22 branches located all over the Russian Federation and abroad.
In general, there are over 50 thousand students and 780 postgraduates; 2 500 teachers work at Plekhanov University, in the main campus there are over 20 thousand of students, 580 of postgraduates and 1 200 teachers. There are 8 400 students who study programs of secondary vocational education, and over 400 teachers, including 3 500 students and 150 teachers at the main campus.
Recruitment of highly qualified teaching staff, development and implementation of innovative educational programs, including double and triple diploma programs with leading foreign universities, and use of modern educational technologies provide training of highly qualified specialists demanded by the professional community in Russia and the world.

Plekhanov University's mission is the promotion of sustainable socio-economic development of Russia by means of human and intellectual capital formation.

The strategic goal of Plekhanov University today is the construction of an efficient multilevel system of continuing education in the field of economics and related fields of knowledge that meets the needs of the state, society and individual; formation of University, educational and research and development activities which have a wide international and national recognition and provide a resource base for its further sustainable development.

Specificity of Plekhanov University is that it preserves the traditions of national education in the field of economics, updating them on the basis of the real economy requirements and the modern international standards. One of the strengths of the domestic economic school is the use of economic-mathematical as well as economic-statistical (econometric) methods of economic theories and solutions justification.

The advantage of Plekhanov University current educational model is a combination of economic and management education based on practice, strong mathematical (statistical) and legal training and use of information technologies. Focus on practice is provided, inter alia due to the presence of natural science departments and deep expertise in the field of trade business, commodity science, economy and enterprise management, and related disciplines. Profound mathematical training is provided by the high proportion of subjects that actively use economic and statistical apparatus as well as information technologies.

Since 2012 Plekhanov University has been included into the global ranking of universities QS World University Rankings. Over the past two years Plekhanov University improves its position in the regional rankings (QS University Rankings: BRICS, QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe & Central Asia), in the international Internet rankings Webometrics, Alexa, 4ICU. Since 2015 Plekhanov University provides information to participate in the THE WUR ranking.

International accreditation of Plekhanov Russian University of Economics
Plekhanov Russian University of Economics was accredited by the European Council for Business Education (ECBE).
International Association of MBA programs – Association of MBAs.
The Chartered Institute of Marketing of the UK (CIM).
The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA).
European Organization for Quality (EOQ).

Possibilities of the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics
Students of Plekhanov University have the opportunity to obtain a double or triple diploma in joint international educational programs. The project has involved 14 universities from around the world, including France, Germany, the Netherlands, and Austria.
The University is of interest primarily for those foreign students who want to know more deeply the economy of Russia. The University makes it possible to study in detail the most important economic processes, to establish the necessary business contacts in Russia.

Scientific life of the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics
Strong scientific infrastructure is developed at the University to support regular increase of research work competencies of academic staff and scientific schools. The University is working to solve fundamental and applied problems of socio-economic and scientific-technological development of Russia.
The university is supporting publication of monographs and scientific papers in RINTS systems and Scopus.
Achievements of the University scientists are presented in numerous publications and at scientific meetings of the international level.
On the basis of the University operates Situational Centre for Social and Economic Development of Russia and the Russian regions based on the modern information technology, which provides breakthrough capabilities of innovative development of educational activities and increase in the effectiveness of scientific work.
Distinctive features of the Situation Centre of Plekhanov University are its imaging functional capabilities, distributed by levels of administrative-territorial governance of original and analytical information.
The Centre is actively cooperating with state authorities in the direction of practical use and improvement of the "Operational monitoring" system. The main goal of monitoring is the implementation of the Ministry departments functional tasks, including provision of advanced assessment of target parameters achievement in the Strategic Development of the Russian Federation subjects, creation of an operating base of the Russian Federation subject electronic passport, regions classification and reasonable allocation of advanced development zones, improvement of spatial planning system and a number of other tasks.

HIGH RANKING UNIVERSITY
INTERNATIONALY RECOGNIZED PROGRAMS
PRACTICE-ORIENTED EDUCATION
HIGH EMPLOYER DEMAND FOR OUR GRADUATES
ACADEMIC MOBILITY
10 REASONS TO STUDY WITH US
10 reasons to choose Plekhanov University

The Plekhanov Russian University of Economics is one of the leading educational centres in Russia in economics and management.

Discover 10 reasons why choose to study at Plekhanov University.


1. Quality education confirmed by world rankings

You will be able to get an education in economics and management at one of the best Russian universities and become a part of scientific traditions beginning its history more than 100 years ago.

PRUE is the first Russian University getting 5 stars in the QS Stars University Rankings for quality of education.

In ranking QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020 our University entered the world TOP-250 in the rating «Economics and econometrics».


2. International accreditation of educational programs

A number of PRUE programs (including international ones) are accredited by The European Council for Business Education (ECBE), The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). The Master of Business Administration program is accredited by the International Association of MBA programs.

With a diploma from our University, you can apply for continuing education abroad or for employment in leading world companies.

PRUE educational programs comply with international standards for training specialists in management, economics and marketing.


3. Practice-oriented education

Our graduate is first of all a specialist practitioner who is ready for a successful career in business and in Authority. Studying at our University will allow you to take part in projects of one of our 900 partners-employers (big consulting and manufacturing companies, regional and Federal Authorities).

Most PRUE professors are not only experienced teachers and scientists but also top-professional practitioners and experts in finance, economics, marketing, public policy, etc.

In cooperation with them, you can not only understand the realities of the modern economy but also find business contacts, and get recommendations at the beginning of your career.

But this will happen if you do all your best to improve your knowledge and strengths.


4. Our graduates are in high employers' demand

The demand for graduates of Plekhanov University among employers is confirmed by QS World University Rankings.

According to the indicator «reputation among employers» in this ranking, PRUE is in the TOP-5 universities in Russia. Thanks to the high quality of education in our University Authorities and the leading world companies are ready to attract Plekhanov students to their teams.


5. Academic mobility

PRUE has 177 foreign partner universities in 47 countries. This means that any of our students have a promising opportunity to study economics and management at one of the universities in Berlin, Vienna, Tokyo and many other cities in the world.


6. «Double diploma» programs

There are 25 «double degrees» programs with partner universities from many other countries. It means if you study hard in two educational programs with part of subjects in a foreign language, by the end of studying you can become an owner of two diplomas, one of which is from a leading foreign University.


7. Active student life

Students can realize themselves by volunteering, working in University media associations, and social projects. They can take part in creative events like "KVN league", and Plekhanov ball, and become participants in outdoor field schools and other events. These skills will help you to work and communicate successfully in media, business and community initiatives. And at the same time, you will meet new friends there as creative as you are.


8. Additional professional education

Plekhanov students may attend a large number of additional educational programs in economics, management, finance, IT and marketing, as well as training courses for international language exams (IELTS, TOEFL, etc.).


9. Modern student campus in the centre of Moscow

The University campus is located very close to the metro station «Serpukhovskaya» in the picturesque centre of Moscow.


10. High developed infrastructure of the University

After classes, you can make physical exercises in the gym or swim in the swimming pool and you don't need to leave the university campus for it. There are more than 10 sports sections, many creative groups (for dance, music, and theatre), Cultural Center and a modern Library Center. We have everything to assist you on the way to success in education, science, sports, culture, social life and business.

UNIVERSITY RANKING INTERNATIONALLY & DOMESTICALLY
WORLD RANKING


Quacquarelli Symonds (QS)
QS Stars University Ranking
Global Ranking QS Stars 2022: 5 Stars
PRUE AT QS UNIVERSITY RANKING

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS)
World Universities Ranking
QS World University Rankings QS WUR 2022: Position 651-700
Position in Russia: 23
PRUE AT QS UNIVERSITY RANKING

Times Higher Education Impact Rankings
World University impact Ranking for the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)
World position - 301-400
Position in Russia - 5-7

SDG 4 «Quality education». World position - 27
SDG 16 «Peace, justice and strong institutions». World position - 101-200
SDG 8 «Decent work and economic growth». World position - 301-400
SDG 10 «Reduced inequality». World position - 101-200
SDG 5 «Gender equality». World position - 201-300
SDG 17 «Partnerships for the goals». World position - 401-600
SGD 11 «Sustainable cities & localities». World position - 401-600
SGD 13 "Climate impact". World position - 401-600
РЭУ В TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION IMPACT RANKINGS

QS World University Rankings by Subject
"Social Sciences & Management"
World position - 190
In Russia - 4
PRUE IN QS BY SUBJECT "SOCIAL SCIENCES & MANAGEMENT

Times Higher Education
Emerging Economies University Rankings
World - 144
Russia - 13-14
PRUE IN TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION EMERGING ECONOMIES UNIVERSITY RANKINGS

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS)
BRICS
BRICS University Rankings: : position 79;
Position in Russia: 18.
PRUE AT QS BRICS
Quacquarelli Symonds (QS)
Emerging Europe & Central Asia (EECA)
QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe & Central Asia 2021: position 75
Position in Russia: 17
PRUE AT QS ECAA
QS Graduate Employability Rankings
Ranking of the best universities in the world for employment of graduates​
Position: 301-500;
Position in Russia - 7
PRUE AT QS​ GRADUATE EMPLOYABILITY RANKINGS

EdUniversal
Master programs ranking Eduniversal 2019.
​​
Faculty IBS-Plekhanov of the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics has taken the first place in Eduniversal Master programs ranking in the program "Corporative corporative finance" in English and entered the top 20 programs of the course "Management" with the program "International innovational management" in English. It leaves behind such strong rivals as Higher School of Management of Saint Petersburg State University, the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration, Higher School of Economics and State University of Management.
PRUE AT EDUNIVERSAL​​​​​

SCImago Institutions Rankings
​​
World: 705
Russia: 34
PRUE AT SCIMAGOIR
Webometrics Ranking
World Ranking: 1408
Continental Ranking: 543
BRICS Ranking: 187
Country Ranking: 19
PRUE AT WEBOMETRICS
UniRank
World Ranking: 1872 (08/2022)
Country Ranking: 23
PRUE IN WEB RANKING ​​​
English content of Russian universities' websites ranking

Position: 17
PRUE IN ENGLISH CONTENT OF RUSSIAN UNIVERSITIES WEBSITES RANKING

Ranking Round University Ranking (RUR)
World University ranking: 610
Teaching ranking: 601
Research ranking: 711
Financial Sustainability ranking: 771
International diversity ranking: 621
Position in Russia: 26
PRUE AT RUR

Actionable Analytics for the Web
World Ranking: 26 703 (2/2021)
In Russia: 1 237
PRUE AT ALEXA
Rating of educational portals Mail.ru
Position: 5 (01.​07.2021)
PRUE AT MAIL.RU ​​​​​
Yandex Universities requests frequency Ranking
Position: 11
PRUE AT YANDEX RANKING ​​
Interfax Information Service Group
National Ranking of Universities 2022: position: 22
Training for authorities - 4
Position in the rating on the parameter "Education" - 13
Position in the rating on the parameter "Brand" - 23
Position in the rating on the parameter "Socialization" - 29
Position in the rating on the parameter "Internationalization" - 20
Position in the rating on the parameter "Innovations" - 52
Position in the rating on the parameter "Researches" - 64-65
PRUE AT INTERFAX


RAEX Country Ranking 2022: position 15
"Best universities in demand for graduates by employers" - 5
"Conditions for obtaining qualitative education" - 15

Economic lyceum of PRUE: 1st place in the ranking of the best schools in Russia for graduates' competitiveness in the area of "Economics and management»
PRUE AT RAEX

Rating Agency RAEX​
Subject University Rating, RAEX-2022:
Economy – 6th place
Management – 6th place
Right - 11th place
Sociology - 14th place
Psychology - 17th place
Philology and Journalism - 18th place
PRUE AT RAEX
The University for the future elite: 100 best Russian Universities according to Forbes
PRUE's position: 14
Graduates' number: 8
Billionaire graduates' total capital: 28,65 billion dollars
PRUE AT FORBES​
Times Higher Education
The top universities for producing billionaires 2016-2017 according to Times Higher Education.

PRUE position: 25
PRUE AT TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION
SuperJob

Rating of Russian universities by the level of salaries of young specialists of 2016-2021 years of graduation working in the field of "Finance and Economics". Plekhanov University takes the position 7 with the average wage in 100 000 RUB. per month.
PRUE AT SUPERJOB
Career.ru
The rating of Russian universities by the salaries of young professionals graduated in 2011-2016 years and working in the field of "Finance and Economics".
Ranking: 5
Number of requests: 6 100
PRUE AT CAREER

Rating of employment of graduates of faculties of Moscow universities according to hh.ru 2021-2022 by directions:
Marketing Communications - Higher School of Economics and Business 3rd place, Higher School of Management 23rd place;
"Information Technologies" - Higher School of Cyber Technologies, Mathematics and Statistics 4th place;
"Economics and Finance" – 6th place Higher School of Finance, 10th place Higher School of Economics and Business;
"Jurisprudence" - Higher School of Law 21st place;
"Personnel Management" - Higher School of Management 24th place.
PRUE AT HH.RU


International ranking «The Three University Missions»

World position – 801 – 900
Position in Russia – 28 – 35
PRUE AT MOSIUR

National aggregated ranking
Category - Premier League
​ PRUE AT NATIONAL AGGREGATED RANKING​​​​ ​

​​​​​​

Russian institutes through the eyes of the students 2020

Plekhanov Russian University of Economics holds the 7th rank among all Russian institutes in students' positive reports.
PRUE IN RUSSIA TODAY​​​​​

Most friendly universities of Russia

The Plekhanov Russian University of Economics hits the list of 22 Russian universities which фрму been recognized as the best for getting education by foreign students - "the most friendly universities".
​​PRUE IN SPUTNIK

​ ​​​​​​​​


Russian MBA Schools Ranking by RBC+
Position: 6
Estimation: 16,12
PRUE AT RBC+

​​​​​

​​​​​University Subject Ranking of Scientific Efficiency
​​Positions by subjects:
Economics: 4-5
Humanities: ​8
Social sciences: 9
Management: 8
Engineering sciences: 34-36
Chemistry: 31
Chemical technologies: 31-32
Renewable energy: 8
Artificial intelligence: 24-26
Humanities: 12-13
Ecology – 19-22
Computer sciences – 22
Energetics – 21-23
​​PRUE AT EXPERT

Accreditations of PRUE
European Council for Business Education (ECBE)
European Council for Business Education is a non-commerce organization established in 1991 (1995) which purpose is to accredit educational institutions and business schools in Europe. By this act, the Council guarantees a good quality of education that institutions give to students.
Educational programs of PRUE accredited by ECBE in 2013-2016:
Faculty of Business - Master in Management (taught in Russian, taught in English);
Faculty of Business - Master in Economics (taught in Russian);
IBS Plekhanov iness education in Russian schools, accredited by prestigious Association of MBA (AMBA). Among best was Plekhanov's business school Integral.
​ ​ ​​ ​
​ ​PRUE AT FORBES LIFE
BACHELORS DEGREE PROGRAMS IN ENGLISH
  1. Finance & Credit
  2. Corporate Finance 
  3. Management of Organization
  4. Marketing
MASTER DEGREE PROGRAMS IN ENGLISH
  1. International Corporate Finance
  2. Finance Analytics
  3. International Business
  4. International Innovation Management
A minimum score of 48% each in Matric and F.Sc.
Matric and F.Sc transcripts and Certificates copies.
EEUA Regional Director will take an interview to assess students' level of English fluency.
(No IELTS or third-party test required)
Academic Requirements
English: Fluency Interview
ELIGIBILITY
A very basic entry test will be taken online or on-campus as per university policy.
Age Criteria/Limit: 18 years to 30 years
Passport Validity: Minimum two (2) years
Copy of valid CNIC (both sides)
Entry/Admission Test by University
Other Requirements:
Other Charges:
  • 500 (US$) EEUA Pakistan Service fee.
  • 6000 (Pak-Rupees) Translation fee for (Matric & FSC Transcripts)
BACHELORS DEGREE PROGRAMS IN ENGLISH MEDIUM
  1. Management of Organization
  2. Marketing
  3. Corporate Finance
  4. Finance & Credit
Other Charges:
  • 500 (US$) EEUA Pakistan Service fee.
  • 6000 (Pak-Rupees) Translation fee for (Matric & FSC Transcripts)
MASTER DEGREE PROGRAMS IN ENGLISH MEDIUM
  1. International Marketing
  2. International Innovation Management
  3. International Business
  4. Finance Analytic
  5. International Corporate Finance
ADMISSION PROCESS
1

ONLINE CONSULTATION

For students' convenience, we made the consultation process all online. Our team provide you with all the details about the programs, universities and their fee structure via whats app text conversation.

2

INTERVIEW & REGISTRATION

Once the Students are ready for admission, Our team will make their appointment for an interview with Madam Ella at our Rawalpindi Branch Office. After a successful interview, the Student shall pay the r(Non-Refundable) registration fee of 300$ and his/her documents will be uploaded into the system and the admission process will begin.

3

ADMISSION TEST AND INVITATION LETTER

As per the University policy, the admission test will be conducted either online or at the campus after arriving in Russia. Once the Student clears his test then his/her document will be processed and sent to Russian immigration for an Invitation letter. This process can take up to 45 days

4

DOCUMENTS ATTESTATION & TRANSLATION

Students need to get their matric & FSC certificates attested by their regional educational boards, Higher education (HEC) in case of bachelor or Master's degree along with final attestation from (MOFA) Ministry of Foreign Affairs Pakistan. All educational documents shall be translated into the Russian language. Police Character certificates and Medical fitness certificates are also required for a Russian visa.

5

VISA SUBMISSION

Once the invitation letter arrives, Students will deposit their remaining fee. An invoice will be issued to the student which he/she will submit to the embassy when applying for the visa. All appointments for visa submission will be arranged by EEUA. Students will apply for their visas. In 10 days maximum visas will be issued. In case of Visa rejection, Same time all submitted fees will be returned to the student except the registration fee.

6

FLIGHT BOOKING & MOSCOW AIRPORT PICKUP ARRANGEMENT

After the visa, the Student will book his/her flight and share the details with the EEUA office, They will organize his pick & drop from Moscow to their Universities.

GALLERY
UNIVERSITY VIDEO