XXVII International Student Olympiad

The XXVII International Student Olympiad “Economics and Management” was held in SPbSUE from 26th to 31st of October with 405 participants from Russia and abroad.

During these days SPbSUE welcomed 66 foreign students from Belarus, Hungary, Germany, Spain, Finland, France and Czech Republic including exchange students from our partner universities.

The Olympiad is held at SPbSUE annually for a considerably long period of time. Starting from 2002 Natalia Kamordzanova, the honored worker of Higher school, head of the Management and financial accounting department runs the project.  

Scientific conferences, round tables, master classes, students’ debates and case studies are the integral part of the Olympiad, which was divided into 15 sections this year.

On October 27 students competed in chess competition. Winners were awarded by the Candidate master of Sports, head of the Students’ Sports club Daniil Nedostup.

The third round of the Olympiad came off on October 31 with the first place winners of sections continuing the competition. The participants were supposed to demonstrate their research skills, viz. ability to formulate the goal of the research on the given topic. As the result of the random draw the following topic was chosen: “Influence of sectoral sanctions on the national economy”. 

On the ground of final score the winners of the III round of the Olympiad became:

  • I place – Michael Sobol  (SPbSUE);
  • II place – Elena Kozlova (Financial university under the government of the Russian Federation);
  • III place – Diana Bolshakova (Northern (Arctic) federal university).

The Olympiad Closing ceremony was held of October 30 in the university’s assembly hall where all the sections winners were awarded with diplomas and memorable gifts.

During the closing ceremony Nikolay Grigoryev, the representative of the general sponsor,  Veronika Shubaeva, the president of the jury, dean of the Faculty of economics and finance, Natalia Kamordzhanova, the head of the project, took the floor for congratulations and parting words.  

Prizewinners in individual competition were awarded with valuable presents from general sponsors  of the ISO 2015 – St. Petersburg branch of ZAO “Deloitte and Touche CIS” and publishing house “Piter”.

The Organizational committee of the Olympiad congratulates all the winners and invites everyone to participate in the upcoming Olympiad Entrepreneurship and Management 2016.


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