Volgograd Institute of Management, branch of RANEPA

RANEPA is one of Russia's leading universities in the areas of public policy, public and business administration.

Today RANEPA constitutes a multi-tier educational, research, and training system that reflects a philosophy of life-long learning. RANEPA offers educational and training programs to serve the learning needs of civil servants, entrepreneurs, managers, financiers, and lawyers.

RANEPA is commited to:

  • life-long learning
  • an individualized approach to learning
  • internationalization
  • embracing new educational technologies
  • competency-based education
  • developing centers of excellence


Volgograd Institute of Management, branch of RANEPA includes 3 faculties, 15 departments, Centers of Further Education, Career and Personnel Reserve for Government Bodies.

Education for the Public Sector

Over the years, Volgograd Institute of Management, branch RANEPA has developed many unique programs to train civil servants for federal and regional authorities in Russia. Generations of Russian civil servants have been trained at RANEPA receiving first undergraduate degrees and later attending graduate and short-term programs of further education. RANEPA was one of the first institutions to introduce the МРА (Master of Public Administration) program in Russia to meet the needs of the public sector and develop personnel's talent and capacity.

80% of current regional governors are RANEPA graduates | 60% of federal government officials are RANEPA graduates

A large number of Russia’s state officials are or have been trained at RANEPA.

Education for the Private Sector

RANEPA dominates the field of professional training for top-level and middle-level managers management, at Volgograd and neighboring regions enterprises. RANEPA degree and short term programs have been recognized for incorporating best practices and high quality in the Russian business professional education market.

RANEPA`s Degree and Short-Term Programs

RANEPA has earned a strong reputation in business and Public Administration education based on cutting-edge research and case analysis of industry practice. The instructors' quality and commitment to teaching ensures high completion rates and industry relevance, resulting in high levels of student satisfaction and employability.

RANEPA academic programs incorporate substantial international components that ensure quality and make Degree and Short-Term Programs competitive in national and international education market.

RANEPA participates in a number of strategic partnerships that provide students and faculty with opportunities for international mobility, access to an international education, and international training and research. Within the framework of international cooperation, RANEPA is implementing a number of short-term non-degree programs and projects at all levels of university, further training and post-graduate education.

RANEPA implements degree programs 4 year Bachelor’s, 2 year Master’s degree programs, 5 year Specialist`s degree programs and 2-3 year Ph.D. programs

in Public Administration, Political Science, Management, Language Studies, Human Recourse Management, Social Science, Economics, Law, Work and Organizational Psychology, Economic Security, Legal support of National Security and Short-term professional qualification improvement programs.

Volgograd Institute of Management, branch of RANEPA at a glance

  • 150 PhD faculty members
  • Leading Research schools in Economics, Law, Public and Municipal Administration
  • Top graduate employability ranking
  • Scholarships
  • Research grants
  • International Programs
  • Active Student Life