Internship programme Doing Business in Russia provides students with a unique opportunity to gain the experience and exposure necessary for a successful career. It also helps them build a network of contacts that will be essential to professional activity in Russia.
Developed in collaboration with the German Academic Exchange Services (DAAD), the German-Russian Chamber of Commerce, the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Moscow and Nuffic Neso Russia. HSE’s Doing Business in Russia programme combines practical experiences through internships with theoretical knowledge in the classroom in order to give a wide-reaching introduction to Russia’s business culture.
Wolfgang Dik, ex-head of the Economic and Science Department of the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany
'The Programme brings students from different German high schools in Russia. Students go through the seminar on the topic "Doing business in Russia" at one of the excellent universities in Russian Federation Higher School of Economics. Near the studying programme students have a practice work in a German or Russian company in different regions of Russia. The Programme gives the German students a good opportunity to combine theoretical knowledge and practical skills. The programme lets to obtain work experience in German and Russian companies in Russia. Students can develop their working skills. Students have an opportunity to acquaint with the Russian kind of working. The programme is useful for the future carrier and networking. Furthermore students can learn the Russian culture, Russian mentality and national features.'
Anna Metzler, DAAD programme coordinator
'This programme makes a significant contribution to promoting Russian-German economic relations. Students from both countries will go on to form the future leadership of our societies.'
Dr. Natalia Guseva, Programme Director
'Doing Business in Russia provides students with a unique opportunity to gain valuable experience for building a successful international career. The network of contacts they build during the programme will be essential for professional activity in Russia.'
Dr. Andreas Hoeschen, Head of DAAD Moscow Branch office
'The joint project of the DAAD and HSE gives the German students a unique opportunity to discover Russia and to make a first step in their international career.
Standard course: 28.03.2022 – 02.10.2022
Short course (Induction Module only): 28.03.2022 – 01.04.2022
Standard course: 26.09.2022 – 02.04.2023
Short course (Induction Module only): 26.09.2022 - 30.09.2022
Participant profile: Young professionals, graduates and undergraduates (3rd and 4th year) students
Language of Instruction: English
Duration: 6 months
Credits: 12 ECTS credits
Senior Consultant to the Uzbek Minister of Innovative Development
Dr. Gregor Berghorn
Leading expert, Deutsch-Russisches Forum e.V.
Lecturer, School of Business Administration, Faculty of Business and Management
Doing Business in Russia Leaflet