Federal State Budgeted Educational Institution of Higher Education “Russian Foreign Trade Academy of the Ministry for the Economic Development of the Russian Federation”
Established in 1931
Copy of Order № 387 of the Council of People’s Commissars of the Union of Soviet Republics dated May 23, 1931 on establishment of the All-Union Foreign Trade Academy
Our Founder – the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian Federation
Our goals -
To do our best to arm our students with excellent education, making it possible for them to hold key positions in Russian and international businesses
Our mission –
We prepare professionals for foreign trade
To carry out its mission the RFTA has based its activity on three main principles: high professionalism, quality and dedication of training..
The professors and the faculty of the Academy actively carry out scientific and research work and develop new training practices allowing to gain excellent results in training professionals with bright career prospects.
The principle of quality is defined by the concept of modernization of Russian education, the main focus of which is to provide modern quality education by combining its fundamental nature and compliance with international experience, current and future needs of the individual, society and the state. The task is realized by implementation of the latest smart technologies in the learning process as well as by development of principles of pedagogical auditing.
The Academy has always been, is and will be a dynamic multidisciplinary training center. The Academy reacts quickly to the ever changing needs of the individuals and of the society. We apply all the latest trends, innovations, technologies, which help our the graduates to achieve their goals in the public service, in business, science and education.
The present day Academy is:
80+ years of successful work in the market of educational services;
the Institution for higher education providing full range of educational services to prepare highly qualified professionals of foreign trade
the educational institution having its own niche in the market of educational services: training specialists involved in building up and implementing foreign economic policy of the RF
20 000 + graduates holding diverse positions in foreign trade
Highly qualified academic staff, having broad practical, teaching and research experience
Fundamental and applied research work in the area of international trade, law, and
Russia's foreign economic policy.
Unique methods of teaching foreign languages, having no analogues in the national educational practice
Partnerships with foreign educational institutions of the related profile
High ranking among Russian universities