Synergy University (Russian: Университет Синергия) or Moscow University for Industry and Finance “Synergy” (Russian: Московский финансово-промышленный университет «Синергия») is one of the largest universities in Russia with 65000+ students, more than 100 regional units & wide international representation in London, New York, Berlin and Dubai. Synergy University is an institution for higher education aimed at combining traditional academic teaching with fundamental knowledge & practical orientation.
The University is licensed by The Federal Education and Science Supervision Agency (Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation), Its MA & MBA Programs are internationally accredited by the Association of MBA’s (AMBA, UK).
The university has offices in London, New York, London and Dubai. The University sponsors a proprietary Business Incubator as well as manages a dedicated Venture Capital Fund “Synergy Innovations” promoting young entrepreneurial minds and technologies.
It runs an in-house TV channel “Synergy TV” while maintaining an internal publishing house “Synergy Press”.
The history of Synergy University goes back to 1995 when “Moscow International Institute of Econometrics, Informatics, Finance and Law” was established in Moscow. Shortly thereafter, the Institute was renamed into “Moscow Academy for Industry and Finance”.
Since 2001, the master’s programs at the university’s business school have been accredited by Association of MBAs, the entire accreditation was completed six times, and the actual certificate was received in 2016.
In 2009 and under the leadership of Dr. Vadim Lobov and Prof. Yury Rubin, a strategic merger between the Academy and “Synergy Business School”, (an institute offering academic and training programs targeting skilled mid to top-level managers since 1988), took place to form Russia’s largest private education provider. The newly formed institution is run under the brand name “Synergy University”
Today Synergy University is Russia’s largest private university with more than 35000 students and over 40 regional and international branches and rep-offices across the globe.