Global Entrepreneurship

Interseasonal School - Online/Tailor-made
April 18 - April 29, 2022

The course will be held online but 3 participation options are available for certain individuals:

Option 1 - online.

Option 2 - hybrid. Russia resumed international air and railway service with the countries listed here.

Therefore, a hybrid format of the course is offered to students holding citizenship of the states mentioned in the list – you can join the online course for 270 euro (+4000 Rub for reg. fee) but come to St. Petersburg to take touristic advantages for the duration of the program and attend online classes at your dormitory/hostel.

If you choose Option 2, just apply for the online course here and inform us on your choice via email to get further instructions.

Option 3 – tailor-made. We may also arrange a tailor-made on-campus program for a group of minimum 10 students holding nationality of the countries Russia resumed international air and railway service with.

  • Brief description

    Global entrepreneurship and real business cases. This school is aimed at:

    1. Development of your business idea within the framework of global entrepreneurship. Participants go through the cycle of state of the art innovation methods (co-creation, design thinking, business modelling) to develop their own entrepreneurial projects.

    2. Additional work of participants on a third-party real business case.

    3. Guest speakers: cases of Russian entrepreneurs on business development. The international group of participants provide an inspirational atmosphere.

Online lectures will be delivered synchronized as live talk with professors and groupmates. Records of classes will be available on SPbPU platform for 1 month after the course end.
  • Skills and competence to be acquired by students
    • - Global Entrepreneurship;
    • - Real Business cases:
    • 1. International marketing of a Russian company;
    • 2. An international company in the Russian market.

Duration: 2 weeks

ECTS credits: 4.0

Participation fee:

Online format: 270 Euro

Hybrid format: 270 Euro + 4000 Rub (non-refundable registration fee for the Letter of Invitation)

Participation fee includes tuition fee, study materials, field trips and cultural program.

Upon successful completion of the course students will receive hard copies of certificates with ECTS credits (mailed by post in case of the online format of the Winter School).

  • Cultural program

    Online format:*

    • - Online Pub Quiz;
    • - Online Interactive Tour to the Graduate School of Technology and Entrepreneurship and Center for Technological National Initiative;
    • - Online broadcasting of excursion to the Hermitage museum;

    Cultural program in the Hybrid format is discussed with participants individually.

    *All of the listed above activities are planned to take place but in case any of those will have to be cancelled, an alternative event will be offered to participants.


Provided only for the Hybrid or the Tailor-made formats:

  • on campus at the university dormitory
  • off-campus at partner hostels in the city center

Details of the options and booking procedures will be discussed with each applicant individually.

Deadline for registration

Online format: March 28, 2022

Hybrid format:

- for EU- or visa-free countries nationals: February 28, 2022

- for non-EU nationals: January 31, 2022

  • Entrance requirements
    • Good command of English. All classes and extracurricular activities are conducted in English. Knowledge of the Russian language is not required.
  • Course description
    • - Entrepreneurship;
    • - Business case on international marketing ;
    • - Guests seminars.
Program partners:
  • Polytech Strascheg,
  • SCE, Munich,
  • IDRAQ.
Professors and lecturers:
  • Vladimir Shchegolev, Associate Professor, Director of the Graduate School of Technology Entrepreneurship IAMT;
  • Oksana Evseeva, Associate Professor, PhD;
  • Alexei Trykov, Assistant Professor;
  • Guest Lecturer - Jessica Lichy, Professor, IDRAQ Business School (France);
  • Guest Lecturer - Klaus Sailer, Professor, Munich University of Applied Sciences and CEO of the Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship (SCE).


Department of International Educational Programs