Social and Economic Institute

For almost 90 years, the institute has been the leading economic higher education institution in the Volga region, an integral part of research, educational and national economic complex of the Saratov region; has prepared specialists widely in demand by enterprises and organizations of the region. In Soviet times Socio-Economic Institute was formed on the basis of Planning institute and Financial institute in 1931. Since January 2014, the university has become the branch of Plekhanov Russian University of Economics. Since September 2020, in the process of liquidation of this branch, SSTU Socio-Economic Institute was created. It inherited research and educational potential of one of the leading economic universities in the region - Saratov State Socio-Economic University.

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  • Department of Financial Control, Business Analysis and Audit
  • Department of State legal regulation in the field of economy and human resources policy
  • Department of History and Cultural Studies
  • Department of Translation Studies and Intercultural Communication
  • Department of Customs and Commodity Science
  • Department of Finance and Banking
  • Department of Physical Education and Sport
  • Department of Economics and Marketing


Study Programs

Bachelor Degree Programs

  • Documentation and archival science
    • Documentation and documentation management
  • HR Management
    • HR Management
  • Management
    • Innovation and Investment Management
    • Marketing
    • Organisation management
  • Economics
    • Finance and credit
    • Regional and municipal economy
    • Accounting, analysis and audit
    • Economy of enterprises and organizations
    • Banking
    • World economy and international business
    • Money, banks and financial markets
  • Public and municipal administration
    • Regional administration
  • Commodity research
    • Commodity research and examination of goods in customs activities
    • Commodity research and examination of goods in domestic and foreign trade
Specialist Degree Program

  • Translation and translation studies
    • Special translation
  • Customs affairs
    • International logistics
    • Customs management I
    • Customs management II
    • Customs payments
    • Customs examination of goods
  • Economic security
    • Financial accounting and control in law enforcement agencies
  • Legal support of national security
    • Civil law
Master Degree Programs
  • Finance and credit
    • Banking
    • Financial technology and financial engineering in a bank
    • Corporate finance
    • Financial management
    • Taxation, tax control and tax consulting
  • Economics
    • Accounting, analysis and audit in the digital economy
    • Internal control and audit
    • Commercial organization economy
    • Accounting, tax control and forensic accounting expert examination
    • International Business
  • State and municipal administration
    • Public administration and municipal management
  • HR Management
    • Innovative technologies in personnel management


Research Areas

  • Management of competitiveness of enterprises and organizations
  • Production quality management
  • Quality management systems of enterprises and organizations
  • Enterprise innovation management
  • Digital transformations in the economy and competitiveness
  • Historical experience and modern trends in the humanization of Russian society
  • The system of economic growth factors in conditions of socio-economic instability
  • Corporate and public finance management
  • Methodology for managing production quality and competitiveness of organizations in the real sector of economy
  • Banking market and banking competition
  • Accounting and control support for the activities of economic entities in the context of economic globalization: theory, methodology and practice
  • Development of personnel motivation methodology
  • Development of mathematical models and tools for solving management and forecasting problems in economy and business


Elena Pchelintseva, Acting Head of the International Relations Office

Tel./fax: +7(8452)99-87-09 (English)



Yuri Gagarin State Technical University of Saratov

77 Politechnicheskaya street, Saratov, Russia, 410054