Theory and Mathematical Methods of System Analysis and Control in Technical, Economic and Social Systems
27.03.03 System Analysis and Management

In the course of training in this specialization, students learn methods for analyzing and synthesizing complex systems, the theory and practice of describing and modeling production processes, devices, apparatus and mechanisms for various purposes for design and control of complex systems in various sectors of the economy (enterprises, organizations, corporations, their structural divisions, etc.). They master computer technologies and methods of making effective management decisions in the operation of various complex objects of control.

Reasons for choosing a course
  • Broad demand for professionals with in-depth knowledge of system analysis features, economics of enterprises of the mineral and fuel and energy complexes in the job market
  • An integrated approach to training, which combines a classic approach to studying of system based analytical methods of information processing with modern educational practices of gaining theoretical and practical skills
  • The possibility to take part in scientific activities during the undergraduate training at the base of St. Petersburg Mining University
  • The possibility of inclusive education in foreign partner universities with the issuance of diplomas of international standard

27.03.03 System Analysis and Management
Mode of attendance
4 years
Admission tests
Mathematics, Сomputer science, Russian
Total expected intake
State-financed openings
Tuition fees
260 000 RUB per year
Career opportunities
Graduates of this specialization work as technical professionals and engineering personnel at design and planning departments, mining and refining facilities of such companies as PJSC "Polymetal", PJSC "Severstal", JSC "Apatite", JSC "SUEK-Kuzbass", GUP "Vodokanal", LLC "Avalon", etc. They are also employed as experts at monitoring and supervisory services.
Field of study
  • System analysis, optimization and decision making
  • Intellectual technology and representation of competencies
  • System modeling
  • Control in organizational systems
  • Enterprise economy
  • Computational mathematics
  • Theory of probability and mathematical statistics
  • Analytical logistics
  • Probabilistic methods for forecasting complex systems
  • Information processing technology and decision making
  • Mathematical methods of systems analysis and decision theory
  • Theory and methods of forecasting
Our alumni
Graduate professional skills
  • Basic engineering training
  • Skills in modeling technological production processes
  • Sustainable skills in mathematical, statistical, optimization and information, and communication tools for solving complex management tasks
  • Experience in assessing the quality and efficiency of the performance units of the mineral resource complex enterprises
  • Experience in analyzing complex systems using mathematical methods of system analysis and the broad use of modern information technologies for the mineral resource complex enterprises
  • Experience of system-based analytical studies for enterprises of the mineral resource complex

Additional opportunities
Learning foreign languages (English, German, French) in addition to studying Russian
University departments invite foreign lecturers to teach courses or deliver lectures on particular topics. These courses are taught in foreign languages.
Acquiring skills in working with modern software complexes and equipment
Research activities under the guidance of department professor and associate professors