The Higher School of Economics has made it onto 13 subject and two subject area rankings in the QS World University Ranking thanks to the university’s achievements as part of the Project 5-100. In addition, HSE was in the top 100 ranking for three subjects – Economics & Econometrics, Politics & International Studies, and Sociology – and it was the only Russian school in the Accounting & Finance 101-150 ranking. As for total number of subject rankings, HSE was third in Russia.
On March 1st the International College of Economics and Finance hosted the Honorary lecture by the UK Chief Economist and Director for Economics at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Mr. Shamik Dhar.
On December 23, 2016 the alumni reunion evening was held at ICEF.
On December 8th the HSE Alumni Awards were conferred to HSE graduates.
December 1, 2016 the London School of Economics (LSE) and ICEF organized the reception for alumni who continue their education or work in London. Around 30 graduates visited the reunion.
On September 24th ICEF Advanced Research Programme (ARP) organized a student research workshop in form of a research conference/defense of year papers.
University of London published a list of ICEF 2-3 years' students who received Awards and Letters of Commendation for Academic Achievements on the University of London International Programme 2016 and 2-4 years' students who showed best results in the world by subjects.
On September 16, 2016, the British Ambassador in Moscow hosted the sixteenth ceremony of awarding diplomas to graduates of Bachelor’s and Master’s programmes of the International College of Economics and Finance in his Residence.
On Friday, September 16 ICEF hosted an honorary lecture by a Nobel prize-winner, Regius Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics and Associate at the Centre for Economic Performance Christopher Pissarides.
Vladimir Mukharlyamov graduated from ICEF BSc programme in 2008, before completing an MA at the London School of Economics, and a PhD at Harvard University. In spring 2016, Vladimir defended his PhD thesis at Harvard, and in August he takes up his post as professor in finance at Georgetown University.