No 1 in Russia and Eastern Europe
No 58 in Europe
The first Russian business school to be accredited by AACSB International
Accredited by AMBA since 2007
National NASDOBR accreditation
We recruit the best available faculty to ensure high quality in our programs. Our faculty team is comprised of 155 well-known Russian professors in management and other business disciplines and the most in-demand management consultants and highly-qualified practitioners that ensure
relevance. Our unique faculty team is our main competitive advantage.

The IBS faculty body is a diverse group in terms of age, gender, academic degrees and international background. Our faculty come from different regions and many former CIS countries, including Armenia, Kazakhstan, the Ukraine, the Baltic states, Georgia and others. Many visiting professors from Europe and the USA also contribute to diversity
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Our RESEARCH MISSION is the creation of practice-oriented knowledge, derived from close collaboration between expert researchers and practicing managers , that addresses contemporary organizational and management challenges faced by businesses in emerging economies in general and Russia in particular.
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1. Effective management of corporate culture in Russia and other BRICS countries, based on the Hofstede-Minkov model;
2. Prerequisites for success of organizations and regions in the knowledge economy;
3. Allocation and protection of property rights for innovations in strategic inter-firm alliances;
10. Development and testing of adaptive modules for people with health limitations and disabilities in the system of higher education;
11. Financial technologies as a basis for strategic management of value factors for increased efficiency of Russian companies.
7. Strategic management of value growth factors for increasing innovative enterprises efficiency;
9. Small and medium-sized Russian enterprises: organizational design;
5. Joint production of knowledge in strategic inter-firm alliances;
4. Management of human resources value in public corporations through business education in a global context;
8. Inter-firm training and joint production of innovations in competitive inter-firm alliances;
6. Investment mechanisms in housing and utility infrastructure modernization;
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The accelerator of social initiatives RAISE is a large-scale educational program with a competitive component for undergraduate and graduate students of Russian universities. Throughout the year, teams under the guidance of mentors and curators from the academic environment and with the support of business representatives and NGOs develop and implement their social projects, which are defended before an expert jury.

RANEPA has been hosting the All-Russian Accelerator of Social Initiatives RAISE since 2012, and since 2019 the program has been supported by the ANO Agency for Strategic Initiatives to Promote New Projects and is part of the Agency’s 100 Leaders in the Development of New Approaches in Education initiative.

In April 2022 twenty-seven IBS students presented three group projects:

  1. NotiFire. Mobile application Notifire, with helps to save the environment by teaming up with other people. The application map shows the fires in the vicinity, and the notification system helps to consolidate efforts to extinguish the fire.
  2. AdAstra. Mobile application for the prevention of acts of terrorism, primarily school shooting in educational institutions. The mobile app will have a “Red Button” that can be Used by any of the students and employees in the event of danger. Everyone will receive a notification on the phone about the shooting.
  3. Vmeste. Application for finding volunteers. Any person or organization can leave a request for help, and all users can see this request in the application and provide help and support.
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