Vega Institute Foundation Announces a Sequence of Workshops and Master Classes for Second-Year Students of the Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics of Lomonosov Moscow State UniversityThe Foundation’s website is accepting applications for the sequence of workshops and master classes for second-year students of the Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics of Lomonosov Moscow State University.
Fall semester program for the 2021-2022 academic year comprises the following:
- A sequence of master classes on the subject “How Financial Institutions and Financial Markets Operate, and What Is the Purpose of Finance Mathematics”
- A sequence of master classes from the leading investment experts of VTB Group (including traders and other front office experts of VTB Capital)
- Student workshops on finance mathematics from the senior-year students of the Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics and recipients of the Foundation’s scholarships.
By taking active part in the Foundation’s workshops and master classes, the students will be given an opportunity to familiarize themselves with the financial sector, gain new academic knowledge and score additional points for their subsequent application to the Foundation’s long-term study programs and scholarships.
A detailed program of each course and registration for the study sessions that will be held online in Zoom are available at the Courses page on the Foundation’s website.
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