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HSE Alumnus Named Russia’s Entrepreneur of the Year

Alexei Repik, who received his bachelor’s degree from HSE’s Faculty of Economics, was named the winner of the Russia nomination in the international competition Entrepreneur of the Year 2014. Repik is the President of Delovaya Rossiya (Business Russia) and the Chairman of the board of directors at the R-Pharm group.


of Russians who make donations give money to ‘medical care and health-related causes.’ This is the most popular area of charitable giving among Russians.


of Russians age 16 to 74 use social networks.

Illustration for news: HSE Is Your Home, and You Never Forget Your Home

HSE Is Your Home, and You Never Forget Your Home

On November 18 the HSE Alumni Awards ceremony took place in Izvestia Hall.

Illustration for news: ‘Everything Works as It Should If You Just Do It’

‘Everything Works as It Should If You Just Do It’

'Success Builder' is a section about what happens with HSE alumni after graduate — how they build their careers, how they gain recognition in their field, how they handle failure. The first article is about Dmitry Levitsky, who graduated from the Faculty of Economics at the Higher School of Economics in 1999. He is the co-owner and manager of several chains of bars called ‘Honey, I'll call you back’ and ‘Dolls Pistols’, as well as the co-owner and CEO of Hurma Management Group.

HSE News Service Wins Best Corporate Media Award at 2014 Internet Media Awards

The News Service of the Higher School of Economics won the ‘Best Corporate Media’ award at the Internet Media Awards, which took place as part of the internet forum RIW 2014.


is the average increase in compensation that Russian workers see after completing additional vocational training. 

Illustration for news: Mayor of Milan Giuliano Pisapia: 'Be in love with your country, but also love other cultures'

Mayor of Milan Giuliano Pisapia: 'Be in love with your country, but also love other cultures'

On November 11, the HSE hosted an open lecture by Mayor of Milan Giuliano Pisapia. He talked about the upcoming international exhibition Expo 2015, which will take place in Milan from May-October next year, and about the transformations underway in Milan as an urban environment. He extended an invitation to HSE to take part in Expo Milano 2015, saying that Milan was 'ready to offer a forum for interesting projects' proposed by leading universities.


applications were submitted by young entrepreneurs for the annual HSE Business Incubator ‘Startup of the Year’ prize.


of children in Russia today are born outside of wedlock.