Chair of International Finance
Head of the Department, Doctor of Economics, Professor, Honored Economist of Ukraine
History of the Chair
Department of International Finance of the Institute of International Relations was established in 1999. It was the first center of international finance specialists’ training in Ukraine. From its establishment the department is headed by Doctor of Economics, Professor Olexander Rogach, specialist in the world economy and international investments.
The Department has substantial scientific and research capacity consisting of academic and teaching staff of 10 full-time employees, including 4 doctors of economic sciences, professor (O. Rogach, I. Puzanov, S. Tsyganov, O. Snizhko), 4 Associate Professors, PhD (P. Dziuba, N. Kuznetsov, N. Farenyuk, V. Namoniuk), 2 Assistants Professors, PhD (O. Pidchosa, Y. Korneeva), 2 researchers, PhD (O. Anisimova, U. Shkrabalyuk), 2 doctorate and 10 PhD students.
The Department of International Finance is basic for Bachelor and Master programs in "International Finance" and "International investments" The department stuff also have lectures at other departments: International Economic Relations, International Business, Country studies. Since 2016 the department is the basic one for new master's educational program "International Finance and Investments" with specializations "International financial activities" and "International investment business».
The lecturers have developed and taught such basic normative courses as: essentials of international microeconomics, macroeconomics, world economy, international finance, transnationalization of the world economy, credit and banking, international financial management, fundamentals of economic analysis and audit, business economics, taxes and systems of taxation, monetary and credit system of Ukraine. Among the specializations’ courses, there are such: international financial markets, financial management corporations, management of international portfolio investment, tax systems of foreign countries, stock market, monetary systems of foreign countries, corporate finance, financial systems abroad, theory and practice of exchange rate, risks in international financial transactions, international banking, derivatives, international investment management, international finance and business analytics, cross-border mergers and acquisitions.
By the efforts of the department, with the participation of competent national experts in the field of international finance, it has been prepared more than 25 monographs and textbooks. Basic textbooks: "International Finance" / ed. Prof. O. Rogach. K., 2003, "Principles of International Finance" / ed. Prof. O. Rogach. K., 2009, "Principles of International Finance" / ed. Prof. O. Rogach. K., 2014 are the main material for training courses on the issues of international finance. Textbooks: "International investments" / K., 2005 (Prof. O. Rogach); "International Investment Management" / K., 2009 (Prof. O. Rogach, Assoc. Prof. Dziuba); «Multinational corporations» / K., 2009 Prof. O. Rogach); "International monetary relations, capital control" / Assoc. Prof. N. Kuznetsova. K., 2008 are the methodological basis for the courses of specialization «International Investments».
There are 4 doctoral and 30 PhD theses among the achievements of the department.
At the department two scientific student groups has been established. The group "Actual problems of global finance” is leaded by Prof. O. Rogach, Assoc. Prof. N. Farenyuk, Assist. Prof. O. Pidchosa. The scientific club «Actual problems of international banking».is supervised by Prof. S. Tsyganov, and Assoc. Prof. V. Namoniuk.
Master Program - INTERNATIONAL FINANCE AND INVESTMENTS