HSE University’s Online Master of Business Analytics Offers New Opportunities
The English-taught fully online Master of Business Analytics is offered by HSE University on Coursera in partnership with the AICPA Association. The first cohort will start their classes in September 2021. The programme aims to train a new generation of finance leaders. Working together with AICPA Association allows HSE University to significantly expand the range of educational options available to students.
Irina Ivashkovskaya, Head of the School of Finance and Head of the Corporate Finance Center
The programme graduates will become experts in business analytics able to evaluate non-financial capital and model its contribution to the growth of business value. The programme curriculum takes into account the growing impact of digitalization and social factors in the financial ecosystem and strategic business reporting.
Students of the ‘Introduction to Value Based Analytics’ specialization are eligible to receive a disrupting technology certificate ‘Emerging Topics in Finance’ from AICPA free of charge.
In addition, for a limited time only, HSE students also have an exclusive opportunity to obtain AICPA top selling certificate ‘Data Analysis Core Concepts’ through a scholarship that will reduce the $395 fee to just $80. ‘Data Analysis Core Concepts provides a fundamental understanding of data and how it is used within business. Upon successful completion, each student will receive a Digital Badge of achievement recognized by employers throughout the world
The International Association Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA), is a partner with both Coursera and the Master of Business Analytics programme. With over 150 years of experience, AICPA is the world’s leading and most influential finance and accounting association with 670,000 members and students in 179 countries
On May 27, at 5:00 pm (Moscow time), a webinar of the programme ‘New trends in Professional Certification: Webinar with AICPA’ will be held at HSE University. Richard Staunton, Global Academic Partners, Association|AICPA| CIMA; Anna Howard, consultant of the Association| AICPA / CIMA; Anna Vysotskaya, Associate Professor, Executive Director Master of Business Analytics and Irina Ivashkovskaya, Head of the School of Finance and Academic Supervisor of the programme, will take part in the event. Webinar participants can learn how digital thinking and data analysis affect the field of finance and accounting and which professional certificates contribute to career development in these areas.
The English-language course ‘Europe and the World, ca. 1500 to 1914’ has launched on Coursera. Its author, Andrey Iserov, Deputy Dean for International Affairs at the HSE Faculty of Humanities, examines a historical span of four centuries during which European states reached the peak of their economic, military, and political power. Students of the course will learn how the independence of Hispanic America by the mid-1820s influenced China, what caused the religious schism in Western Christianity in the 16th century, and how European colonial policy developed.
HSE Master’s programmes in four new specializations are now available on Coursera in the fields of business analysis, finance, and computer science. Each specialization consists of a series of courses and a practice-oriented final project, says the HSE eLearning Office.
The HSE Banking Institute is launching a new Master of Finance programme on Coursera. The online programme is English-taught and based on the CFA certification requirements. Professor Vasily Solodkov, the director of the Banking Institute and the academic supervisor of the programme is discussing the programme features.
Coursera has listed the most popular courses in 2020 among users from Russia. ‘Basics of Programming in Python’ by HSE Unviersity is among the top five.
Degrees in business, technology, and data science will enable students around the world to prepare for the jobs of tomorrow. HSE University and Coursera today announced four new online degree programmes at global higher education conference, eSTARS. With upcoming English-language master’s programmes in business analytics, computer vision, data and network analytics, and finance, HSE now has five fully online degrees on the Coursera platform.
The students of the second cohort in HSE University’s Master of Data Science have started their classes. This English-taught programme is offered entirely online on Coursera and is the first of its kind in Russia.
In December 2020, the HSE eLearning Office, together with the global online platform Coursera, will host the eSTARS International eLearning Conference.
‘The Advantages of HSE University’s Master’s Programmes Lie in the Extraordinary Diversity of What the University Has to Offer’
While studying in HSE University’s master’s programmes, students receive an education that is developed with an eye towards specific professional markets, they can pursue research tracks, and they can even design their own individual curricula that incorporate coursework and expertise different programmes. HSE Vice Rector Sergey Roshchin discusses these benefits and others of HSE University’s master’s programmes.
Students of the first cohort of the HSE’s online Master of Data Science are now completing their first semester. Offered entirely online on Coursera, the programme attracts students from all over the world. HSE News Service spoke with two international students about what drew them to the programme, the courses they have taken so far, and what their online student community is like.
HSE University offers 104 online courses on Coursera and 100 courses on the Open Education platform. On Coursera, HSE University is the leading Russian university in terms of its number of course offerings. Since HSE University joined Coursera, it has had 2.5 million enrolments.