On March 3, 2016, at the annual conference of the Alliance on Business Education and Scholarship for Tomorrow, a 21st century organisation (ABEST21), which took place at Sony University in Tokyo, President Fumio Itoh granted the Master programme accreditation certificate to Dean Professor Dr. Oleg S. Vikhanskiy.
Visiting manufacturing facilities is the essential part of the educational process at MSU BS as it allows to support theoretic knowledge with practical experience.
In April MSU BS Bachelor and Master students visited PCMA Rus factory (PSA Peugeot Citroen and Mitsubishi Motors) in Kaluga, which has a full-cycle production of Peugeot 408, Citroen Ñ4, and Mitsubishi Outlander.
On March 21 the initiative group of MSU BS’s 4th year bachelor students, which was formed last September, handed seeds of Hiroshima’s A-Bomb survivor trees (Ginkgo biloba, Ziziphu jujube, and Ilex rotunda) to the senior officials of MSU Botanic garden.
A visiting professor Yong Won Seo delivered a course “Supply Chain Management” for the 4th year bachelor students at MSU BS. The specific feature of this particular course was a unique combination of in-class work and distance learning (via a webinar-platform).
Being strongly committed to ERS principles MSU BS integrates them into the educational process and offers best practices to its students. On February 25, MSU BS held a workshop of Ekaterina Frolova, CSR and Internal Communications Head of SAP CIS, on the topic: “Social programs in unique time: do social investments generate value?”
On 1-5 February, 2016, Associate Professor at MSUBS Management Department Dr. Irina Petrovskaya delivered a Cross Cultural Management course to graduate students of Burgundy School of Business (Dijon, France) as a part of its Excellence in Pedagogy international programme.