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Taught in collaboration with the Johannes Kepler University Linz (Austria) and the University of Bergamo (Italy), the programme combines teaching modules in three countries to cover the foundations of general managerial theory and practice on the international level, specific topics in management, and negotiation skills. Over the programme’ s two years, students study a second foreign language (Russian, German or Italian) and gain work experience through internships with Italian companies.

2 years
Full-time Programme
Instruction in English


Company visits in GB programme: VoestAlpine

The Global Business programme not only orients its students towards mastering the theoretical background on doing international and global business but also gives opportunity to learn different international business models firsthand through visiting large international companies and networking with the top-management. 

Global Alumni: First Steps towards a Successful Career in Austria

We wrote about Anna Zotova, already our graduate by now, just recently describing how she continued her studies in Austria during the second year of the programme and got a few internships at Austrian companies. This article will follow Anna on the new turn in her career abroad.

Lesson on management and leadership from business leader with international experience

On Jan 31 Dr. Florian Reiter, president of International Community Association of Nizhny Novgorod region (ICANN), Plant Manager of “Volkswagen Group RUS”, met with students of HSE - Nizhny Novgorod and shared with them his vision on managers’ functions in the constantly changing business environment. He spoke about the leadership role in the contemporary world as well as his international work experience in Germany, China, and Russia.

Global Business students visit the annual JKU ball

This year there was even more importance attached to the university ball, as JKU celebrated its 50 th  anniversary in 2017. A lot of graduates of the university were present at the ball, among them being the graduates of the last year’s Global Business programme, who either stayed in Austria to continue their education/work or came from their home countries to meet their friends and professors. For the current Global Business students it was an excellent opportunity to meet their elder peers in this informal setting in order to learn about their professional life after the programme and to project their own ways into the future, be it learning or work patterns.

Global Business and Global Friendship

HSE - Nizhny Novgorod offers a Master's programme 'Global Business' which is taught in English in collaboration with Johannes Kepler University (Austria) and University of Bergamo (Italy). Students from these educational institutions have got a chance to study one semester in Russia, and other semesters – at partner universities in Austria and Italy.

Finance classes from a renowned Russian professor and expert

Professor Rogova, Head of Finance department at HSE S.Petersburg, paid GB students in Nizhny Novgorod a by-now-traditional visit as she delivered the course she teaches in the programme, ‘International Finance’.

Guest Speaker Anton Chernotalov: Doing Business in Russia

They say it is impossible to succeed, if you spread yourself too thin and engage in too many activities at a time. Anton Chernotalov's example proves quite the contrary. He is the founder of many a company and runs them simultaneously. He was invited to deliver a guest lecture within the 'Russian Business Context' course and told the Global Business students about his background and current business projects.

Global Entrepreneurs: Uber in Nizhny Novgorod

Within the course "Russian Business Context" GB programme hosted another guest speaker - the operations director of Uber, Nizhny Novgorod - to talk about the Uber pholosophy and operations and how they adjust to the Russian business environment. The students gave their insights on how to improve the service in Nizhny Novgorod. 

Latest Trends in Digital Marketing from the World-Class Expert

Especially for Global Business students HSE Nizhny Novgorod organized a guest lecture by Prof. Luiz Moutinho, one of the leading experts in Marketing, professor of BioMarketing and Futures Research. Prof. Moutinho's 3-hour lecture went by in a blink of an eye as the expert shared his 'radical ideas about Marketing' and encouraged engagement from the audience.

Global Entrepreneurs: Learning the Philippino Business Experience

Global Business program hosted a curious speaker - a Russian entrepreneur successfully operating his business in the Philippines. Mr Kandaurov shared his experience of global business and gave advice to our students.