Independent rating of Russian business-schools
"Exclusive Personnel" business publication represents its own independent rating of Russian business-schools. 70 educational establishments, where managers and entrepreneurs comprehend higher mathematics and acquire an MBA degree, participated in the rating.
The structure of Western business is such that only people with an MBA degree can occupy positions of a certain level. But an MBA degree in Russia is optional and often criticized as it does not guarantee career take off or rapid salary increase.
Natalya Bukhshtaber, Head of department of Higher School of Business (Moscow State University) lists the complaints of business companies' representatives: "You have to teach business school graduates to work. They wait for a hint and do not take responsibility. They cannot assess a situation critically and see the full picture. Their knowledge outdates quickly and can become inadequate."...