The University was founded in 1919 as the first in Russia educational institution of higher education specialized in finance, Moscow Institute of Finance and Economics. Since 1991 it is called the State Finance Academy. Today the Financial University is the largest educational and research complex, one of Russia’s leading educational and research centers in the fields of:
finance and credit
financial management and insurance
taxes and taxation
accounting and analysis and audit
international economic relations
risk analysis and crisis management
mathematical methods in economics
public and municipal administration
law and political science
The Financial University comprises a whole network of regional branches – affiliates and representative offices as well as finance and economics colleges. The annual number of students at the University is more than 30 thousand, with dozens of thousands of specialists taking professional development courses.
The website is offered in Russian and Enlgish languages.