Rostov State University of Economics (RSUE) was founded in 1931. Since its foundation the university has become a centre of education, science, economics and administration in the Russian Federation. At present the university provides training in social sciences and management, technology, life sciences, and arts and humanities. Business leaders, statesmen and scientists are among RSUE’s graduates. RSUE is in the European Higher Education Area, and offers programmes in bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in education.