The leading Russian business school


A place of a hearty welcome


Russian school with a global focus


A place to be inspired


What is GSOM

Business school #1 in Eastern Europe

Graduate School of Management SPbU is a unit (Faculty) of St. Petersburg University, the oldest (est.1724) and one of the two elite national multidiscipline universities, strongly focused on global competitiveness. GSOM was established in 1993 in alliance with Haas School, UC Berkeley and selected in 2006 by the Russian government as a platform for a world-class business school. Graduate School of Management SPbU is a full profile university business school which offers 11 Degree programs: from Bachelor to EMBA and has more than 1200 students and 5700+ graduates, 58 academic partners from all over the world, 190+ corporate partners (Russian & international companies), 64 full-time faculty and 20+ foreign visiting professors & top business practitioners.

GSOM runs

  • Center for Public Private Partnership Studies
  • Center for Entrepreneurship
  • PwC Center for Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Center for Strategic Marketing and Innovations
  • Deutsche Bahn and Russian Railways Center for International Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Recognized level of education

Best place to train teamwork

Internships and employment possibilities

How does it count?

international exchange students annually
academic partners
Corporate partners
research centers
graduate programs in English
global networks

We are a dynamic and globally recognized leader in business education in Eastern Europe

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GSOM is the member of top international business schools networks

Graduate School of Management SPbU is the first business school in Russia to be included in the International Financial Times ranking (Master in Management Ranking 2013-2018; European Business Schools Ranking 2013-2018) and is currently holding the position #23. GSOM SPbU is also #1 business school in Russia and in Eastern Europe (EDUNIVERSAL International Ranking 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015). GSOM is the only business-school in Russia EQUIS-accredited, the only representative of Russia in global associations of leading business schools: CEMS, PIM, GBSN, EABiS, and GRLI. This is the only school in Russia that offers the prestigious Joint Degree with CEMS and Double Degree Options with leading universities (HEC-Paris, LUT-Lappeenranta, WU-Vienna).

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Anna Sivtsova

Marketing Department