KNUTD
Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design

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Faculty of Management and Business Design

Oleksandra OLSHANSKA

Dean of the Faculty of Management and Business Design, Doctor of Economic Sciences, Professor

Address:

Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design
Faculty of Economics and Business
2,  Nemyrovycha-Danchenko St.
Kyiv 01011
Ukraine

Faculty Office: Academic building 4, room 4-0403, 4-0410, 4-0412

Phone number: +38044 256 21 45

e-mail: [email protected]

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Mission

The Faculty of Management and Business Design of Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design trains specialists who can quickly adapt to rapid changes in the development of society under the conditions of global challenges, who are competent in solving the most complicated issues in various spheres of the socio-economic system of the country, in particular:

  • research of features and mechanisms of market functioning, measurement and forecast 0f consumer demands and needs, current trends in the supply and demand of global business;
  • design of a competitive strategy for the innovative development of enterprises based on understanding the logic of business development and design;
  • strategic decision-making and justification in the field of human resources management and labor economics;
  • application of the basics of anti-crisis and business management in business practices;
  • development of balance sheets and digitalization of accounting and financial supervisory activities, rendering of business consulting services;
  • development and economic substantiation of marketing research, communication design, organization of advertising media events, presentations, and promo actions;
  • practical application of theoretical and experimental research in financial management and investment consulting;
  • practical use of the acquired knowledge on the basics of entrepreneurship and business, organization of their own business, the mechanism of startups implementation;
  • carrying out a thorough analysis of foreign economic activity under the current conditions of Ukraine's integration into the world economic space.

Mission of the Faculty:

formation of the national business elite that has a creative resource for building up and maintaining its reputation, developing a favorable business environment both in Ukraine and abroad.

Strategic goal of the activities:

to ensure the high quality of educational services based on student-centeredness, generation, and commercialization of new knowledge and innovations, which will promote the establishment and promotion of the  educational, scientific, and entrepreneurial brand of the Faculty.

Main goals and objectives:

- providing theoretical and professional training of graduates and the formation of their unique competencies in the market of educational services through the introduction of new generation educational programs that are competitive in the modern European higher education area and meet the demands of stakeholders;

- constant development of research activities of the Faculty departments, promotion of the scientific brand of the Faculty, creation, and approval of the Business School as a top-priority direction of the departments’ development;

- active cooperation with foreign partners on joint participation in international research programs and grant projects, academic mobility programs;

- development of a partnership interaction system of the Faculty departments with the business sector and state institutions based on the Information and Consulting Center of Innovations and Business Design created at the Faculty for commercialization and transfer of business projects.

Training at the Faculty of Management and Business Design is carried out according to modern educational programs based on innovative approaches, technologies and teaching methods.

The Faculty is an active center of scientific research activities. It constantly develops its human resources and initiates the creation of platforms for scientific discussions and the development of innovative business projects.

DEPARTMENTS
SPECIALTIES AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS: BACHELORS, MASTERS AND DOCTORS OF PHILOSOPHY

Specialty

Educational program

Degree-granting department

Code

Name

Name

Bachelor’s Degree 

051

Economics

Economics of international business

Department of Smart Economics

Smart economics

Department of Smart Economics

Bioeconomics

Department of Smart Economics

071

Accounting and taxation

Digital accounting and tax consulting

Department of Digitization and Business Consulting

072

Finance, banking and insurance

Finance, banking and insurance

Department of Finance and Investment

Digital finance

Department of Finance and Investment

073

Management

Management

Department of Management and Smart Innovation

Tourism business

Department of Management and Smart Innovation

Project and smart technology management

Department of Management and Smart Innovation

075

Marketing

Marketing

Department of Marketing and Сommunication Design

Digital marketing

Department of Marketing and Сommunication Design

076

Entrepreneurship, trade and exchange activities

Entrepreneurship and commercial activities

Department of Entrepreneurship and Business

IT entrepreneurship

Department of Entrepreneurship and Business

Entrepreneurship and customs and logistics activities

Department of Entrepreneurship and Business

International entrepreneurial business projects

Department of Entrepreneurship and Business

281

Public management and administration

Public management and administration

Department of Management and Smart Innovation

Master’s Degree

051

Economics

Corporate economy and international business

Department of Smart Economics

071

Accounting and taxation

International accounting and business consulting

Department of Digitization and Business Consulting

072

Finance, banking and insurance

Finance, banking and insurance

Department of Finance and Investment

073

Management

Business administration

Department of Management and Smart Innovation

075

Marketing

Communicational marketing

Department of Marketing and Сommunication Design

076

Entrepreneurship, trade and exchange activities

Innovative entrepreneurship and Start-Up project management

Department of Entrepreneurship and Business

PhD Degree

051

Economics

Economics

Department of Smart Economics

073

Management

Management

Department of Management and Smart Innovation

075

Marketing

Marketing

Department of Marketing and Сommunication Design

076

Entrepreneurship, trade and exchange activities

Entrepreneurship, trade and exchange activities

Department of Entrepreneurship and Business

 
PROFESSIONS

ECONOMIST, SMART ECONOMICS SPECIALIST

Economist is the most popular profession today. The main advantage of specialization in the field of smart economics is a high level of demand for such specialists, and its versatility makes it possible to find a job in any field of activity, in any company or organization. With the appropriate knowledge and skills, you can startyour own business and be sure that it will be profitable. Training at the bachelor’s level is carried out according to the educational program “Smart Economics”. Department of Smart Economics

ECONOMIST, BIOECONOMICS SPECIALIST

Bioeconomics specialist is the newest profession today, which combines economic, chemical, and informational areas. The main advantage is a high level of demand for such specialists, and its uniqueness makes it possible to find a job in any field of activity, in any company or organization. A bioeconomics specialist is a profession that will ensure the future development of human civilization. Training at the bachelor’s level is carried out according to the educational program “Bioeconomics”. Department of Smart Economics

INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIST

The profession of an international economist, which can be obtained by studying the educational programs “Economics of International Business” (bachelor’s degree) and “Corporate Economics and International Business” (master’s degree), has always been considered elite, highly paid, and prestigious. It provides an excellent opportunity within the profession to visit many foreign countries, study their economies, explore living standards and other aspects. It gives ample opportunities for international employment and careers in economics and business. Department of Smart Economics

PUBLIC MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION SPECIALIST

A professional in the field of public management and administration can solve the entire complex of problems of local government, state and regional development. Deep theoretical knowledge, the ability to think systematically and innovatively, the ability to make effective decisions are the characteristics of a new generation of municipal, regional, national, and international managers, the need for whom on the labor market is growing year by year. Training is carried out at the bachelor’s level, educational program “Public Administration”, specialty 281 Public Administration. Department of Management and Smart Innovation

MANAGER

Manager is a very popular profession, and there is always a great demand for qualified specialists with thorough knowledge and high professionalism in the labor market. The relevance of this profession lies in its diversity. Graduates of the specialty 073 “Management” receive a set of fundamental knowledge, competences and practical skills in various fields, including economics, management, marketing, smart technology and others. The Faculty trains highly qualified specialists according to the educational programs “Management”, “Project Management and Smart Technologies” (bachelor’s degree) as well as “Business Administration” (master’s degree). Department of Management and Smart Innovation

TOURISM BUSINESS MANAGER

Tourism business manager is an expert who organizes tourist trips, realizes dreams of the vacation that everyone looks forward to. Research on the Ukrainian labor market shows that the demand for managers in the tourism business has been growing recently. A tourism business manager is a specialist who organizes, prepares, sells and service a travel package for clients. Today, it is one of the most popular professions in the leisure and entertainment industry. Training is carried out at the bachelor’s and master’s levels - (educational program “Tourism Business”, specialty 073 “Management”). Department of Management and Smart Innovation

MARKETING SPECIALIST

Marketing specialist is a promising profession with the possibility of significant career growth. Marketing specialist is an expert in market research and consumer needs. He assesses what products will be in demand and why, suggests the ways to promote a new product or the possibility to increase sales of existing products, collects and analyzes statistical information, evaluates the actions of competitors, monitors the industry, organizes the work of the research team, clarifies the preferences of potential buyers, processes the information received, makes forecasts, and prepares recommendations. Training is carried out at the bachelor’s level according to the educational programs “Marketing” and “Digital Marketing”, at the master’s level - the educational program “Communication Marketing”. Department of Marketing and Communication Design

ACCOUNTING AND TAXATION SPECIALIST

There are traditional economic professions, the list of which is headed, of course, by the most popular and sought-after specialists - the accountant, the taxman, and the auditor. They carry out accounting and audit of each business operation of a company or enterprise in accordance with the legislation, monitor the financial standing of organizations, pay taxes directly contacting on all financial matters with state bodies and the company’s management in due time. Without representatives of these professions, it is impossible to imagine either a tiny company, or a solid organization, or regulatory authorities of the state as a whole. At the bachelor’s level, highly qualified specialists are trained according to the modern educational program “Digital Accounting and Tax Consulting”, at the master’s level - the educational program “International Accounting and Business Consulting”. Department of Digitization and Business Consulting

FINANCE, BANKING AND INSURANCE SPECIALIST

It is very difficult for an ordinary person to make money work on its own. Competent qualified assistance in such an important and necessary case can be provided by a specialist who has knowledge and experience in the relevant field, is able to understand cash flows and navigate in both economic and political conditions. Such specialists are financiers, experts in banking and insurance. Their immediate goal is to increase capital through investing money in real estate, various projects of the company, the calculation of all possible risks, the development of financial strategies and more. At the bachelor’s level, highly qualified specialists are trained according to the educational programs “Finance, Banking and Insurance” and “Digital Finance”, at the master’s level - the educational program “Financial and Investment Business Consulting”, specialty 072 Finance, Banking and Insurance. Department of Finance and Investment


SPECIALIST IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP, TRADE AND EXCHANGE ACTIVITIES

Specialist in the field of entrepreneurship, trade and exchange activities is a new generation manager who has unique innovative entrepreneurial competencies, can work as a leader and organizer of industrial, commercial, IT enterprises, customs and logistics, investment consulting firms, organizations of various forms of ownership, can be an expert in leading Ukrainian and foreign companies or successfully start his own business. Training in the specialty 076 “Entrepreneurship, trade and exchange activities” is carried out at the bachelor’s level according to  modern educational programs:

  • “Entrepreneurship and commercial activity”;
  • “IT-entrepreneurship”;
  • “Entrepreneurship and customs and logistics activities”;
  • “International entrepreneurial business projects’.

At the master’s level, the training of highly qualified specialists is carried out according to the educational program “Innovative Entrepreneurship and Start-Up Project Management”. Department of Entrepreneurship and Business

Faculty Administration

Deputy Dean for scientific and pedagogical work

Olena Ievseitseva

Tel: +38 044-256-21-45

Deputy Dean for educational work

Mykola Matiukha

Tel: +38 044-256-21-45

Deputy Dean for scientific and pedagogical work

Olena Budyakova

Tel: +38 044-256-21-45

Specialist, I category

Myroslava Maliovana

Tel: +38 044-256-21-16

Specialist, I category

Larysa Serhiienko

Tel: +38 044-256-21-16

Brief History
The Faculty was established in 1930 at Kyiv Polytechnic Institute of Leather Industry and it was called the Faculty of Engineering and Economics. The Dean of the Faculty was Saak Galustovich Isaakyan (born in 1884). The Faculty included:
  • Department of Economics and Accounting (Economics and Labor Standards) – headed by Professor B. O. Cherniy (born in 1883);
  • Department of Planning (Planning and Rationalization of the Leather and Footwear Industry) – headed by Professor M. A. Shelonin (born in 1897);
  • Department of Labor Economics (Statistics and Economy of the Leather and Footwear Industry) – headed by S. G. Isaakyan;
  • Socio-Economic Department – headed by Professor I. M. Bogush.

From 1934 to 1938, the Deans of the Faculty of Engineering and Economics were I. L. Kacher, M. I. Gilman, I. M. Mikulinsky, N. D. Yakovlev, and G. I. Chernyavsky.

Since 1938, after the reorganization, the Faculty included the following Departments:

  • Economics and Industrial Planning – headed by I. L. Slavsky;
  • Organization and Planning of Production – headed by G. Sh. Mesezhnikov.

After the Great Patriotic War, the teachers of the departments began to train engineers-economists for all branches and enterprises of the light industry. At the time, the Faculty was headed by I. L. Slavsky.

Since 1957, the Faculty has begun to train multidiscipline engineers with a specialization in “Economics, Organization and Planning of Light Industry Enterprises”. Associate professor N. G. Shchukina was appointed Dean of the Faculty. The Faculty included the following departments:

  • Department of Economics and Organization of Leather and Footwear Production;
  • Department of Economics and Organization of Garment and Knitwear Production.

In 1965, after the functional reorganization of the Faculty two departments were established:

  • Department of Economics (headed by Professor G. P. Ispiryan);
  • Department of Organization and Planning (headed by Professor N.A. Adamova).

In September 2011, the Faculty was named the Faculty of Economics and Business.

In the period from 1965 to 2016, the Faculty was headed by Associate Professor I. I. Skakunov, Associate Professor L. L. Alekseeva, Associate Professor O. I. Simonov, Associate Professor V. D. Rozhok, Professor V. S. Chmelev, Professor L. K. Yatsyshyna, Professor I. A. Ignatieva, and Professor A. V. Khomenko.

Since July 2016, the Faculty of Economics and Business has been headed by Oleksandra Volodymyrivna Olshanska, PhD in Economics.

In November 2021, the Faculty was renamed the Faculty of Management and Business Design.

Today, the Faculty has created all the necessary conditions for the harmonious development of students, for the training of qualified specialists in accordance with the requirements of the modern world economy. 

Scientific Schools of the Faculty of Management and Business Design

Development of Theoretical and Applied Fundamentals of Higher Education Economics, Professional Training of Personnel for Business Management

Academic supervisor – Ivan HRYSCHENKO

Doctor of Science in Economics, Professor, Academician of the National Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine, Honored educator of Ukraine, Laureate of the State Prize of Ukraine in Science and Technology

Areas:

  • study of socio-economic processes of functioning and innovative development of the higher education system;
  • development of effective economic and organizational mechanisms and financial-economic models of higher school development;
  • substantiation of theoretical and practical principles of training specialists in commercial and intermediary activities, their sectoral interpretation of continuing education.

Results:

  • 8 doctoral and 10 PhD theses were defended;
  • over 280 scientific and methodical works were published.

Cybernetic Fundamentals of Innovative Development

Founder of the scientific school — Olga CHUBUKOVA

Doctor of Science in Economics, Professor, Academician of UAI and AESU, Laureate of the State Prize of Ukraine in the field of Science and Technology

Head of the scientific school — Ihor PONOMARENKO

PhD in Economics, Associate Professor of the Department of Marketing and Сommunication Design

Areas:

  • development of methodological support for conceptual information monitoring of overcoming uncertainties of borderline and situational states of development of the public sector of the economy and determination of criteria for improving the efficiency of its functioning;
  • creation of effective information and coordination institutes to ensure operational and strategic contacts between public administration bodies and business entities based on the principles of system-situational management;
  • development of mechanisms for problem-diagnostic modeling of economic development of light industry enterprises.

Results:

  • 1 doctoral and 9 PhD theses were defended;
  • over 230 scientific and methodical works were published. 

Fundamentals of Cognitive Science

Founder of the scientific school — Vladislav RUBAN

Doctor of Science in Engineering, Professor, Academician of ATSU, Laureate of the State Prize of Ukraine Science and    Technology

Head of the scientific school - Halyna KVITA

PhD in Economics, Associate Professor of the Department of Marketing and Сommunication Design

Areas:

  • development of methodological support for cognitive processes based on system-situational modeling in the space of boundary resources (knowledge and time), states of development objects (perfection and danger) and temporal situational states (past, current and target);
  • creation of cognitive systems for knowledge-oriented society;
  • development of models for cognitive development of educational institutions.

Results:

  • 9 doctoral theses were defended;
  • more 250 scientific and methodical works were published. 

Improvement of Production Management Using Mathematical Modeling in Economics

Founder of the scientific school - Vladimir ROZHOK

Doctor of Science in Engineering, Professor, Academician of UTA and ISA, Honored Worker of Science and Technology of Ukraine

Head of the scientific school - Ekaterina SHIKOVETS

PhD in Economics, Associate Professor of the Department of Marketing and Сommunication Design

Areas:

  • development of scientific strategical bases for the development of light industry enterprises;
  • development of modern instrumental methods of enterprise management, technological processes of manufacturing competitive products;
  • assessment of the competitiveness of light industry products;
  • development of conceptual methods for the formation of the logistics system at light industry enterprises.

Results:

  • 2 doctoral and 10 PhD theses were defended;
  • over 200 scientific works, including 6 monographs, and 6 manuals were published.
International Cooperation

The Faculty of Management and Business Design has established relations of partnership with universities in Germany, Austria, Poland, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia, China, Lithuania, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, and other countries.

The students and teachers of the Faculty have high academic mobility, participating in the Erasmus+ program, in the International scientific-practical conferences, foreign internships and exchange programs of students and teachers due to the concluded agreements with partner universities. Students of the Faculty of Management and Business Design can obtain a double degree in the leading European universities.

The team of teachers at the Department of Finance and Investment is implementing a module of Jean Monnet project “Role of Financial Consumer Protection in the Financial Stability in Digital Era: European Approaches”. The aim of the module is to Europeanize the institutional, organizational, and procedural architecture of consumer protection under financial conditions in the context of digital transformation, which will ultimately contribute to financial integration and financial stability of Ukraine and will be achieved through European studies in financial and economic bachelors.

The results of the European Commission’s Jean Monnet competition have been announced

 

Partner  Universities of the Faculty of Management and Business Design

Signing of the Agreement on cooperation between Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design and Higher Linguistic School in Częstochowa (Poland)

The Faculty of Management and Business Design is a group of like-minded people and professionals who can solve the most important tasks of scientific, educational, methodological, organizational and educational work, have sufficient potential for the development of creative resources, maintaining its own reputation and upholdingthe international reputation of scientific schools and the Faculty departments.

The academic staff of the Faculty of Management and Business Design see their mission in the actualization, generation and popularization of knowledge and innovations in the fields of economics, management, finance, accounting and taxation, marketing, ensuring personal and professional growth of students, preparing them as the future business elite of Ukraine, competitive both in the domestic and international labor market.

For this reason, the academic staff of the Faculty see one of the most important directions of their activity in the organization and holding of international scientific and practical conferences in which the scientific research of professors represent the specifics of the current stage of development of the Ukrainian economy and the world as a whole, in particular, the analysis of the concepts of general economic, financial, accounting, marketing, analytical directions of its establishment, formation, and functioning.

 

Students and teachers of the Faculty of Management and Business Design at the International Scientific and Practical Seminar

Students

The life of the students of the faculty is replete and interesting. They actively participate in international and all-Ukrainian scientific conferences, competitions of scientific student works and Olympiads. The best students are paid scholarships of the President of Ukraine, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, the Mayor of Kyiv, the University Council for excellent studies and active participation in public life.

Thanks to the signing of the Memorandum of Cooperation between Kyiv Youth Center and Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design, the Faculty of Management and Business Design is the platform for holding the regional competition of business plans for the youth of Kyiv City – LeaderShip.

The development and improvement of students’ entrepreneurial skills is also due to the participation of teachers and students in Creative Spark project of the British Council in Ukraine. In particular, the Faculty serves as a platform for numerous training cycles, business incubators and competitions of startup projects not only for students of the Faculty and the University as a whole, but also for young people of Kyiv within the signed Memorandum of Cooperation with Kyiv Youth Center of Kyiv City Authorities.

STARTUP DAYS at Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design

Training courses and master classes are constantly organized by the representatives of the leading companies and business structures for the students of the Faculty. Practical trainings from employers considerably raises the level of professional competencies of students and increases their competitiveness in the labor market. An example is a series of lectures from ADC School*UA, which was presented by renowned creative directors of the leading Ukrainian companies.

The Faculty members use modern forms of classes, in particular under the conditions of quarantine restrictions – Open Air-lectures with the invitation of the leading marketing experts and practitioners, business owners and successful entrepreneurs.

Practical-oriented training of students of the Faculty

Student scientific clubs at the Faculty:

“Student Conglomerate of Business Ideas”, “Investor”, “Accountant: Scientist and Practitioner”, “Creative manager”, “Club of Marketing Experts M-TEAM", “Financial Analyst”, “Student Travel Agency”, “Entrepreneurship and Business: a Step Towards Success”.

 

Student self-governance is actively functioning at the Faculty.

The main tasks of student self-governance are:

  • ensuring and protecting the rights and interests of students;
  • promoting scientific, educational and creative activities of students;
  • assistance in creating appropriate conditions for students’ accommodations and rest;
  • promoting the activities of student clubs, societies and project teams;
  • development and implementation of student business projects;
  • organization of cooperation with students of other educational institutions and youth organizations.
Student self-governance actively provides vocational guidance activities and encourages schoolchildren to take part in scientific and social activities.

Student self-governance of the Faculty is the initiator of many cultural, sports and charitable events. Students actively travel around the country discovering new cities and regions. The University management and students, participants of the “Student Travel Agency”, help them in the implementation of the above-mentioned activities.

Student trip to Lviv

The celebration of outstanding events in the life of the country and the University, including the annual Faculty Day, is held in a friendly, lively and exciting atmosphere.

Celebrating the New Year

Celebrating the Faculty Day

 

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