77 Politechnicheskaya street, Saratov, Russia, 410054

Socio-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.

Contact info: tel. (8452) 21-17-54, e-mail: grandonianka@sstu.ru


  • Department of Financial Control, Business Analysis and Audit
  • Department of Industrial management
  • Department of Customs and Commodity Science
  • Department of Finance and Banking
  • Department of Economics and Marketing
  • Department of Industry management and economic security
  • Department of History and Politology
  • Department of Philosophy, Sociology and Cultural Studies
  • Department of Foreign Languages and Professional Communications
  • Department of Translation Studies and Intercultural Communication
  • Department of Physical Education and Sport


Study Programs

Bachelor Degree Programs

Specialist Degree Program

Master Degree Programs


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