About the Department. The Department was founded in June 1993. Its foundation was a part of launching the economic engineering specialists training in BSTU. Neverov A., Doctor of Economic Sciences, Professor, famous specialist in environmental economics and forestry management, has become the Head of the Department. In its development, the Department adheres to the scientific and academic traditions founded in XX century by the famous Belarusian scientists, such as Acad. V.I. Perekhod, Prof. F.T. Kostyukovich. Nowadays the Department is headed by Irina Novikova, D.Sc. (Economics), Professor.
Specialities and Specializations
The department is the leader on the Engineering and Economic Faculty and graduate specialists with higher education in the the specialisation 1-26 02 02 "Management" in the following areas:
"Management (small business and entrepreneurship)";
"Management (production)", where the following sub- specializations are distinguished:
- Management in the chemical industry;
- Management in the building materials industry;
- Management in the forestry complex;
- Management in the printing industry.
Qualification awarded to a graduate MANAGER-ECONOMIST (management (international), management (production)) and MANAGER (small business management and entrepreneurship) TRAINING 4 years
The BSTU Economic Engineering Faculty has run training in this speciality for more than 10 years.
Also, the Department runs post-graduate and Master’s courses. Throughout the Department’s activity period, more than 30 post-graduates and more than 10 Masters (including those from Iraq and PRC) have obtained their qualification, and 15 theses for the degree of Candidate of Sciences were defended.
Academic Activities. The Department delivers courses for students studying its graduation speciality and for other faculties, including the courses in forestry, nature protection and ecology, ecological economics. Innovative training methods are implemented and widely applied, with multimedia systems being in use, including the computer-aided lecture presentations, business games, case methods, video trainings, tests etc. The department houses the Students Scientific and Research Economic Club "EconoMix". Advertising and profession guidance activities are held. Students participate in study circles, projects, international and Belarusian scientific conferences. Also, during their studies, the students have opportunities for sports, singing, dancing, fun and wit clubs, for active and healthy lifestyle.
Career. The distinctive characteristic of the training course for manager-economists in BSTU is their profound training in engineering, providing high qualification in production organization. Combination of engineering and economic education, advanced training methods, effective educational technologies and professional practices at high-tech enterprises make our graduates competitive in professional management and economics.
Upon their graduation, the students are allocated to the key enterprises in all regions of Belarus. Manager economists, graduating from our Department, work at leading enterprises in chemical and forest industries, building materials industry, printing industry, and in real estate agencies. While the period during which the Department graduates specialists is relatively short, our graduates have already hold executive positions, such as Deputy Directors, Chief Specialists, heads of departments and services. The best graduates improve their qualification at Master’s courses and, further, at post-graduate courses and doctoral degree candidacy courses.
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