Management in the fashion industry

38.03.02 Management
Russian language, mathematics, foreign language
full-time education
state accreditation
diploma of the RANEPA under the President of the Russian Federation
deferment from the army servie
training in English and Russian
diploma of the American Business School of Paris (FR)
discounts for applicants

About the program

Fashion is not just a socio-cultural phenomenon that affects all spheres of life, shapes people's tastes and behavior, but also one of the fastest-growing and developing sectors of the economy. The modern fashion industry implies effective management of the entire cycle - from the product conceptualization to the buyer's cart. High competition between brands, rapid trend change and introduction of innovations in all business processes require international-level specialists with a wide range of competencies.

"Management in the fashion industry" is an innovative training program for specialists in one of the most relevant areas of the 21st century, who are able not only to organize the manufacture and sale of fashion products but also to make effective management decisions in a rapidly changing world.
Dear applicants, this year we are opening the bachelor's degree program "Management in the fashion industry"!
Modern fashion is not just an art, but a huge business that requires high professionalism. Unique author's courses and relevant practices and internships will give a successful start to your career in the fashion industry.
Three years in Russia and one year in France are a great opportunity to form a a comprehensive view of the industry and gain experience working in major fashion brands in the capital of world fashion – Paris.
Now your hobby can become a profession! We are waiting for you at the most fashionable program of RANEPA and MSSES!
Natalia Abramova is a Program Manager, Director of the School of Public Policy and Management at the ISS RANEPA
The students who study fashion, choose a difficult, but very interesting path. We, in turn, are ready to support them and share our experience in building and managing a luxury brand. The two-degree program with our School will open up the world of international fashion for them, as well as introduce them to the peculiarities of the French fashion industry. It is very important for us that studying at American Business School of Paris becomes a useful and interesting experience.
We are looking forward to meeting the students of the "Management in the fashion industry" program.
Fadi Fadel is the Dean of the American Business School of Paris
As one of the largest clothing companies in Central and Eastern Europe, we are very interested in young and competent specialists in all the countries of our presence. Russia is one of the most important markets for our company.
The "Management in the Fashion industry" program provides a unique opportunity for students to gain all the necessary knowledge and practical skills to successfully start a career in the fashion industry both in Russia and abroad. Our cooperation with the ISS RANEPA and MSSES will enable students of the program to get acquainted with the specifics of the multinational company`s work and see the industry from the inside.
I wish good luck to future students of the "Management in the fashion industry" program!
Anna Pilyugina is a General Director of LPP SA in Russia

Program features

  1. It`s a unique bachelor's degree program, the content of which includes basic management disciplines, as well as author's courses from representatives of the fashion industry. The students get acquainted with the specifics and laws of different segments of the fashion industry from mass market to luxury within the program.
  2. The teachers of the program are representatives of leading fashion retailers and fashion houses, fashion magazines, marketing and consulting agencies.
  3. Practical training and internships in program partner companies.
  4. Dual degree program with American Business School of Paris.

Teachers of the program

  • Natalia Abramova - Program Director
  • Veronika Gubina - Senior Fashion Editor, In Style Russia
  • Anna Pilyugina - General Director of LPP S. A. in Russia (Reserved, Cropp, House, Mohito and Sinsay)
  • Elvira Timirgaleeva - Operations Diretor, Iltani Design
  • Nil Leontiev - Head of the Project Office, Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation
  • Artem Movsesyan - Lecturer, Department of International Management, RANEPA
  • Sergey Chumak - partner, Strategy Partners Group
  • Evgeny Kharitonov - partner, BME Group
  • Elena Prokhorova - Senior Lecturer, Department of International Management, RANEPA
  • Timur Atnashev - Professor, Department of Public Administration and Public Policy, RANEPA
  • Nikolay Tretyakov - Associate Professor, Department of Applied Information Technologies, RANEPA
  • Tatiana Lavrova - Director of the Center, Center for Modern Learning Technologies and Online Resources, RANEPA
  • Anastasia Korsakova - Lecturer, Department of International Management, RANEPA

Dual degree program with American Business School of Paris


In the fourth year, students of the "Management in the fashion industry" program have the opportunity to go to study in Paris – the capital of world fashion. As part of the dual degree program with the American Business School of Paris, students receive a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree, as well as internships in large companies in the fashion industry.

Student life on campus

The campuses of the MSSES and the Academy promote meaningful communication between students, teachers and researchers, and the formation of creative groups.
Student life on campus is:
  • on-campus dorm
  • library and access to electronic resources
  • access to the Internet throughout the territory of MSSES and the Academy
  • modern sports complex
  • medical center
  • career development center
  • student council
  • alumni club

Graduate career

1. Development directors, retail directors, brand managers, product managers, e-commerce specialists, project managers in large international companies in the mass market, medium and haute couture segments
2. Business consultants in the fashion industry
3. E-commerce entrepreneurs
4. Employees of fashion houses in Russia and abroad
5. Organizers of fashion weeks, fashion shows and other international events in the fashion industry in local and international markets

Potential employers

1. Fashion houses
2. Retail businesses
3. Online fashion luxury retail platforms
4. Publishing houses and fashion publications, television
5. Textile enterprises and fabric distributors
6. Consulting agencies in the fashion industry


Entrance tests:
Russian – 55
Mathematics – 39 (profile)
Foreign language – 65

Cost: 410000 rubles / year

Budget places: 5 budget places + grants to the Olympiads winners

Documents issued:
State-issued diplomas with a bachelor's degree from RANEPA and the MSSES
Bachelor's degree in Business Administration (BBA) from the American Business School of Paris

Contact Us

Albina Jamamedova
Program Coordinator
+7 985 054 09 77

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