History of the sbmt mba program
MBA Program (Master of Business administration), Master's degree in "Business Administration” is the oldest educational project of the School of Business and Management Technology BSU and the first classical MBA program in Belarus.
Learning process on MBA program began in 1999, although the opening of the program was preceded by a joint Belarusian-American project "Program in Economics and Management of Technologies" (PEMT) between BSU and the Institute of Economics affiliated with University of Colorado, USA.
PEMT project started in 1995 from mutual visits of Vladimir Apanasovich, the dean of special faculty on retraining program in management of technology affiliated with Belarusian State University (name of SBMT until 1999) ,BSU staff and representatives of the Institute of Economics of Colorado. Rrepresentatives of the U.S. Embassy in Belarus actively participated in establishing of the program. The aim of the project was the creation of Master training in the field of management.
Training in English preserved on MBA program in 1999 as well. All teachers were trained in U.S. and a number of courses were taught by professors from the U.S., Sweden and France.
In 2002 was the first enrollment for Russian-language MBA program and in 2003 Master students got their Belarusian State Master's MBA degree for the first time.