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Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design
Faculty of Economics and Business
About the Faculty
Oleksandra OLSHANSKA
Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business, Doctor of Economic Sciences, Professor

Address: 

Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design
Faculty of Economics and Business
2, Nemirovicha-Danchenko St.
Kyiv 01011
Ukraine
Faculty Office: academic building 4, room 4-0403, 4-0410, 4-0412

 

 

 

 

Phone number: +38044 256 21 45

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The Faculty of Economics and Business of the 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 forecasting of demand, identification of needs, motivations, trends in the development of supply and demand;
  • design of a competitive enterprise development strategy based on understanding the logic of business development;
  • strategic decisions justification and making in the field of human resources management and labor economics;
  • application of the basics of anti-crisis and risk management in business practices;
  • development, economic justification and organization of promotional events, presentations, campaigns, exhibitions and fairs;
  • development of balances and effective organization of accounting and financial management;
  • practical application of theoretical and experimental studies of financial and economic processes;
  • use of the acquired knowledge about the system of taxation, insurance, direct management of the enterprise, its financial and logistical support in practice;
  • carrying out a thorough analysis of foreign economic activity in the current conditions of Ukraine's integration into the world economic space.

 

Mission of the faculty:

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

 

Objectives of the activity:

  • ensure high quality of providing educational services on the basis of student-centered training and maximum provision of the possibility of students to get the top position at work by taking into account the requirements and expectations of potential employers, as well as the continuous improvement of the scientific, teaching, methodological and professional-pedagogical level of the teachers of the faculty;
  • strengthen the theoretical and professional training of graduates and create unique competencies under the conditions of growing competition in the educational services market through the introduction of new generation educational programs that are competitive in the modern European higher education space and meet the needs of stakeholders;
  • form students professionally oriented foreign-language communicative competence in accordance with the European level of knowledge of a foreign language;
  • ensure access to the leading positions in the world educational and professional sphere and integration with the world scientific and educational society, carefully preserving national and corporate achievements, values and traditions developed at the departments of the faculty and at the university.

 

The Faculty of Economics and Business is one of the biggest in the university. Training 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 activity. It constantly develops its human resources and initiates the creation of platforms for scientific discussions and the development of innovative projects.

Departments
SPECIALTIES AND EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMMES

Specialty

Educational programme

Graduation Department

Code

Name

Name

Bachelor Degree

051

Economics

Economic cybernetics

Department of Economic Cybernetics and Marketing

Economics

Department of Business Economics and Tourism

International economics

Department of Business Economics and Tourism

071

Accounting and taxation

Accounting and taxation

Department of Accounting and Audit

072

Finance, banking and insurance

Finance, banking and insurance

Department of Finance and Financial and Economic Security

073

Management

Management

Department of Management

Tourism business

Department of Business Economics and Tourism

075

Marketing

Marketing

Department of Economic Cybernetics and Marketing

281

Public management and administration

Public management and administration

Department of Management

Master’s Degree

051

Economics

Business analytics

Department of Economic Cybernetics and Marketing

Economics

Department of Business Economics and Tourism

International business and commerce

Department of Business Economics and Tourism

071

Accounting and taxation

Accounting and taxation

Department of Accounting and Audit

072

Finance, banking and insurance

Finance, banking and insurance

Department of Finance and Financial and Economic Security

073

Management

Financial and economic security of economic entities

Management of innovation activities

Department of Management

Management

075

Marketing

Communicational marketing

Department of Economic Cybernetics and Marketing

Digital marketing and e-commerce

Department of Economic Cybernetics and Marketing

Doctor of Philosophy Degree

051

Economics

Economics

Department of Business Economics and Tourism

073

Management

Management

Department of Management

075

Marketing

Marketing

Department of Economic Cybernetics and Marketing

PROFESSIONS

ECONOMIST

Economist is the most popular profession nowadays. The main advantage is the high level of demand for such specialists. Its universality allows finding a job in any field of activity, at any enterprise or organization. Economists are needed everywhere! Having the necessary knowledge and skills, one can open a business and be sure that it will become profitable. Training of economists at the faculty is carried out in two professional directions: "Business Economics" and "Fashion industry economics".

ECONOMIST IN THE FIELD OF FASHION INDUSTRY

The economy of the fashion industry is aimed at forming production and commercial opportunities for filling the market with high-quality fashion products of domestic and foreign fashion designers, fashion houses, leading manufacturing enterprises. Specialists in this field will acquire the skills to promote fashion trends to the market, their commercialization and the establishment of mass production of the fashion industry. Training of highly qualified specialists is carried out at the master's degree course according to the "Business Economics" educational program.

ECONOMIST-CYBERNETIST

Economist-cybernetic is the profession of the future! It is especially relevant in the era of the powerful development of the digital economy, since it provides for the formation of such professional competencies as knowledge and skills in construction and application of economic and mathematical models for the effective management of economic processes; development and application of information technology for analysis and optimization of economic decisions; system analysis of the economy at the level of the country, industries and regions, enterprises and organizations; strategic planning of development of organizations. Highly-qualified specialists are trained according to the "Business Analytics" educational program at the master's degree course.

INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIST

The profession of an international economist, which can be obtained by studying according to the "International Economics" educational program at a bachelor's degree course, has always been considered elite, highly paid and prestigious. It provides an excellent opportunity within the profession to visit many countries of the world, to study their economy, to investigate the standard of living of the population and other aspects. A specialist in international economics studies various directions of professional service of enterprises, which includes protection of economic interests of companies and organizations in international markets, choice of methods and instruments for conducting export-import transactions, the implementation of business interaction with state authorities in the field of foreign economic activity, etc. Highly-qualified specialists are trained according to the "International Business and Commerce" educational program at the master's degree course.

MANAGER OF TOURISM BUSINESS

A tourism business specialist is an expert who organizes tourist trips, embodies every person's dreams for a holiday, which everyone is looking forward to. This is the most romantic and interesting profession - a holiday every day, an opportunity to travel to distant countries. Currently this is one of the most sought-after occupations in the recreational and entertainment industry. Highly-qualified specialists are trained according to the "Tourism business" (specialty "Management") educational program at the master's degree course.

PUBLIC MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION SPECIALIST

A professional in the field of public management and administration is able to solve the entire complex of problems of state and regional development, local government. 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 which on the labor market is growing every year.

MANAGER

Manager is a highly anticipated profession. There is always a great demand on the labor market for qualified specialists with profound knowledge and high professionalism. The relevance of this profession lies in its versatility. Graduates of the specialty "Management" receive a complex of fundamental knowledge and practical skills in various fields, in particular in economics, management, marketing, PR-technologies, etc. Highly-qualified specialists are trained according to the "Management" and "Management of innovation activities" educational programs at the master's degree course.

MARKETING SPECIALIST

Marketing specialist is a promising profession with the possibility of significant career growth. Marketing specialist is a specialist in market research and consumer needs. He assesses what products will be in demand and why, he suggests 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. Highly-qualified specialists are trained according to the "Communication Marketing" and "Digital Marketing and E-commerce" educational programs at the master's degree course.

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 law, monitor the financial standing of organizations, pay the taxes directly contacting all financial matters with state bodies and the company's management in due time. It is impossible to imagine a tiny enterprise, a solid organization, or the controlling bodies of the state as a whole without representatives of these professions. Highly-qualified specialists are trained according to the "Accounting and Taxation" educational program at the master's degree course.

FINANCE, BANKING AND INSURANCE SPECIALIST

It is quite difficult for an ordinary person to independently make money work. A specialist with knowledge and experience in the relevant field who is able to understand money flows and navigate both the economic and political conjuncture can provide competent and qualified assistance in such an important and necessary business. These experts are financiers, specialists in banking and insurance. Their express purpose is to increase capital through investing money in real estate, various projects of the enterprise, estimation of all possible risks, development of financial strategies, etc. Highly-qualified specialists are trained according to the "Finance, Banking and Insurance" and "Financial and Economic Security of Business Entities" educational programs at the master's degree course.


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

Specialist, I category

Myroslava Maliovana

Tel: +38 044-256-21-16

Specialist, I category

Larysa Serhiienko

Tel: +38 044-256-21-16

Secretary

Lidia Zinoruk

Tel: +38 044-256-21-16

History in a Nutshell

The faculty was established in 1930 at the Kiev Polytechnic Institute of Leather Industry and 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, G. I. Chernyavsky.

Since 1938, after the reorganization, the faculty included the following departments:

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

After the Great Patriotic War, the teachers of the departments began to prepare and graduate engineers-economists for all branches and facilities of consumer goods industry. The department was headed by I. L. Slavsky during this period.

Since 1957, the faculty has begun to train multidiscipline engineers with a specialization in "Economics, Organization and Planning of Consumer Goods Enterprises". Associate professor N. G. Shchukina was appointed dean of the faculty. The structure of the faculty during this period included the following departments:

  • Department of Economics and Organization of Leather and Footwear Production;
  • Department of Economics and Organization of Sewing and Knitting Production.

After the reorganization of the departments of the faculty in functional terms in 1965 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 "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. Yatsishina, Professor I. A. Ignatieva, Professor A. V. Khomenko.

Since July 2016, the Faculty of Economics and Business is headed by Aleksandra Vladimirovna Olshanskaya, Doctor of Economics.

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

Scientific Schools of of the Faculty of Economics and Business

Development of theoretical and applied fundamentals of higher education economics, professional training of personnel for business management

Academic supervisor – Ivan Grishchenko

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

Results:

  • 5 doctoral and 7 PhD theses were defended;
  • more than 265 scientific and methodical works were published.

Cybernetic fundamentals of innovative development

Academic supervisor - Olga CHUBUKOVA

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

Results:

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

 

Fundamentals of cognitive science

Founder of the scientific school - Vladislav RUBAN

Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Academician of ATSU, Laureate of the State Prize of Ukraine in the field of Science and    Technology

Head of the scientific school - Natalia GESELEVA

Doctor of Technical Sciences, Associate Professor of the Department of Economic Cybernetics and Marketing

Directions:

  • development of methodological support of cognitive processes on the basis of system-situational modeling in working limits (knowledge and time), states of development objects (perfection and danger) and temporary situational states (past, current and target);
  • creation of cognitive systems for the knowledge of an oriented society;
  • design of cognitive development models for educational institutions.

Results:

  • 9 doctoral theses were defended;
  • more than 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 Technical Sciences, Professor, Academician of UTA and ISA, Honored Worker of Science and Technology of Ukraine

Head of the scientific school - Ekaterina SHIKOVETS

Ph.D. in Economics, Associate Professor of the Department of Economic Cybernetics and Marketing

Directions:

  • development of scientific basis for building strategies for the development of consumer goods industry enterprises;
  • development of modern instrumental methods of enterprise management, technological processes for manufacturing competitive products;
  • evaluation of the competitiveness of products of consumer goods industry enterprises;
  • development of conceptual methods for the formation of a logistics system at consumer goods industry enterprises.

Results:

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

The Faculty of Economics and Business has established partnerships with universities in Germany, Austria, Poland, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, China, Lithuania, Kazakhstan, Belarus 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 signed agreements with partner universities. Students of the Faculty of Economics and Business have the opportunity to obtain a double degree in leading European universities.

Universities-partners of the Faculty of Economics and Business

The signing of an agreement on cooperation between the Kiev National University of Technologies and Design and the Higher Linguistic School in Częstochowa (Poland)

The Faculty of Economics and Business is a group of like-minded people and specialists who are capable of solving 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 affirming the international reputation of scientific schools and faculty departments.

The academic staff of the Faculty of Economics and Business sees its 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 sees one of the most important directions of its activity in the organization and holding of international scientific and practical conferences in which the scientific researches of teachers 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 Economics and Business 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 given scholarships of the President of Ukraine, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, the Mayor of Kyiv , the KNUTD Council for excellent studies and active participation in public life.

Thanks to the signing of the Memorandum of Cooperation between the Kyiv Youth Center and the Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design, the Faculty of Economics and Business is the platform for holding regional competition of business plans for the youth of the city of Kiev - LeaderShip 

Trainings and master classes are constantly organized by the representatives of leading companies and business structures for the students of the faculty. Carrying out of practical trainings by employers considerably raises level of professional competences of students and promotes increase of their competitiveness in the labor market. An example is the holding of a series of lectures from ADC School * UA, which was presented by renowned creative directors of leading Ukrainian companies.

There are student scientific circles at the faculty:

"Student conglomerate of business ideas", "Investor", "Accountant: scientist and practitioner", "Creative manager", "Club of marketing specialists M-TEAM", "Financial Analyst", "Student Travel Agency".

 

Student self-governance is actively working 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 circles, 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 participates in vocational guidance activities and encourages schoolchildren to engage in scientific and social activities.

Student's 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 activities.

Student trip to Lviv

The celebration of outstanding events in the life of the country and the university, including the Day of the Faculty, happens amicably, lively and exciting.

Celebrating the New Year

Celebrating the Day of the Faculty of Economics and Business 

 

 

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