Higher school of business informatics (HSBI) is the postgraduate business school of The National Research University Higher School of Economics – Russia. HSBI was established in April of 2004. МВА-IT (МВА - IT management) was started in 2007.
HSBI mission: through training of IT specialists to raise mutual understanding between the business community and IT community, helping to create a synergy of business and IT in enterprises and organizations in Russia.
The school offers a large full-time МВА (Master of Business Administration) program and many postgraduate programs applying IT in business management and business.
Directions of training:
Academic units: IT management; Business Process Management; Business administration; Accounting; Business and IT Strategy; Government and the International Economy; Entrepreneurial Management; Finance; General Management; Business Analysis; Marketing; Negotiation, Organizations & Markets; Organizational Behavior; IT Service management, etc.
Over 16 years, more than 6000 students – from companies in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Italy, Bulgaria, Latvian, Austria, Israel, Vietnam, etc. – have graduated from HSBI.
In January 2020 in HSBI in 32 groups more than 700 listeners and students are trained.
In 2014 HSBI’s MBA-IT was accredited by The National Council of Russian’s business education.
In 2019, HSBI’s MBA-IT program became one of the top 3 Russian MBA programs in the field of management of information systems, and overall one of the top 15 Russian MBA programs..
Graduates of HSBI work in companies e.g. Hewlett Packard, Raiffeisen Bank, IBM, SAP, Oracle, Software AG, Microsoft, Siemens PLM Software, Volkswagen Group Rus, Accenture, PricewaterhouseCoopers, etc.