The University of Finance and Management (Wyzsza Szkola Finansów i Zarzadzania w Bialymstoku – WSFiZ)
The University of Finance and Management was founded in 1993 in Bialystok, Poland. The University occupies top positions in domestic rankings involving private higher educational establishments. It has over 230 highly qualified academic staff, who set high standards of work and who in great measure deserve the credit for the University’s rising status. Over 70 professors and more then 90 doctors work full-time. Our University is also frequently visited by lectures from the United States of America, Germany, Finland, Sweden, Russia, England, Spain, Italy, Lithuania, Belarus, Turkey and other countries.
In 2000 the University of Finance and Management in Bialystok obtained government accreditation and certification of the Management Education Association FORUM. In the 1999/2000 academic year the University adopted the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS), which allows students to continue their education in any member country of the European Union. Since May, 1 2004 when Poland became the member of the EU University’s diplomas are recognized in all 25 countries of the European Union.
There are 9 faculties at the University of Finance and Management. At present time the university has over 7000 students from Poland and other countries of the world: Germany, Greece, Hungary, Russia, Lithuania, Ukraine, Belarus, Romania, India, Bangladesh, Colombia, and other countries.
The Academy of Public Administration under the aegis of the President of the Republic of Belarus
Academy of Public Administration was established in 1991 initially as the Academy of Public Administration under the Council of Ministers of the BSSR. In 1995 the Academy gained the status of a presidential institution. Today the Academy is among the country's most prestigious educational establishments and occupies a leading position in the system of training, retraining and in-service training of managerial personnel from state authorities and organizations.
Since the institution's foundation more than 85 thousand students have been educated within its walls. Among the Academy's alumni are many people widely known all over the country: high-ranking officials, deputies, heads of enterprises, organizations and institutions, those who take care of the today and the tomorrow of our country, its social and spiritual spheres, who represent Belarus in the international arena.
METRO Cash & Carry
METRO Cash & Carry is the leading international player in the self-service wholesale sector. Under the brands METRO and MAKRO it operates over 700 wholesale stores in 29 countries throughout Europe, Asia and Africa.
Russia is one of METRO Cash & Carry’s major growth markets. In 2001, the leading wholesale company was one of the first foreign trading companies to make the leap into the Russian market. Since then, METRO Cash & Carry has rapidly expanded its sales network – in Moscow and the Moscow region alone eleven stores have been opened in the last few years. At present in Russia METRO has 19,286 employees and is represented by 68 stores all over the country.
University in partnership with METRO group organizes different business insider programs such as week of METRO in MUIW, “Private Business - 2012” and internships.
Consultant Plus is the largest service network operating in the Russian market of information and legal services. Its main activity is the distribution of legal information. The Network Coordination Center (NPO "Applied Mathematics and Computer Science Company Limited") develops software products and plans marketing strategy, while Regional Informational Centers (RIC) sale these products, as well as, providing customer support.
System Consultant contains more than 6.7 million documents, and its customers include more than 300,000 organizations all over the country. The cooperation of "Consultant Plus" with the Moscow University named after S. U. Witte is carried out within the program for information support of Russian science and education.
As part of the program Consultant Plus:
- Provides access to the information resources of the All-Russian Network of Legal Information Consultant Plus;
- Provides educational materials for the system ConsultantPlus;
- Conducts training on how to work with the ConsultantPlus software.
KSK group provides legal, tax and complex consulting and support services for business.
KSK started its history in 1994. From incorporation through present KSK group ranks among business-consulting leaders that operate in the professional consulting market in Russia and provide audit, law, evaluation, help with attraction of financing, sales, marketing, personnel solutions, automation and management consulting services.
KSK provides internships and full-time vacancies to the students of MUIW.
The association RABE promotes effective business education in Russia. RABE provides educational seminars and trainings for local businesses and organizations at the highest international standards.
By the beginning of the new millennium RABE became a recognized leader, designer and coordinator of training programs for entrepreneurship and business.
Heads of domestic business schools, reputable scientists, specialists and progressive professors are attracted to the Association by international and domestic scientific conferences, seminars, and internships on a wide range of topics related to management development.
Published in participation with RABE scientific, informational and educational literature on business education and effective management is popular and useful for the development of the Russian education system.
AIESEC is an international, non-profit organization entirely run by young people. It was founded in 1948 in 7 countries in Europe. Now, more than 60 years later it is present in over 110 countries and territories and still growing. Its history in Russia started 24 years ago and at the moment it is the largest platform for the development of leadership potential of young people. Organization implements four programs (Team Player, Team Leader, International Internship program, International program of professional training) through which AIESEC is developing global leaders.