Faculty of International Economy

Bespalov Volodymyr Mikhailovich
Dean of the faculty
Ph.D., Professor Associate

The history of the establishment of the faculty

The Faculty of International Economics was founded in 1968 under the name “Faculty of Labor Economics”. After Ukraine gained independence in 1991, the faculty received a new name – “Economics of Labor and Material Resources”. When in 1993 the Odessa Institute of Credit and Economics was reorganized into the Odessa State University of Economics, the faculty received its current name: “International Economics”.
The faculty of international economics is one of the most popular in the modern structure of the university, and provides the country with specialists in developed, profitable and the most interesting spheres of economic activity.

Specialties of the faculty

As of today, the faculty trains specialists in the following educational programs:

– Marketing and international logistics
– International Economic Relations
– Tourism and hotel and restaurant business


Prospects of professional development

After completing studies at the Faculty of International Economics, according to the chosen specialty, its graduates are employed in popular and modern positions, including:

• marketers of various directions
• PR managers and SMM specialists
• logistics specialists
• managers and employees of companies operating in the field of export and import, and working with foreign investments
• experts on international issues
• tourism specialists (managers, managers, travel agents)
• employees of the hotel and restaurant business (managers, inspectors, event organizers, managers)


Practical education

Studying at the Faculty of International Economics, students have the opportunity to gain effective work experience during internships. FME students undergo internships in logistics and marketing companies, institutions of the financial and banking spheres, at the most famous enterprises of Odesa in the field of hotel and restaurant business.

Among the bases of production practice are industrial enterprises, Ukrainian brands of clothing and accessories, IT companies, and many others, in particular, SE “Adidas-Ukraine”, LLC “ORION”, TM Gepur, LLC Dushka, Fidelitti, LLC “Starshineshipping”, LLC Telekart – device, National Scientific Center “Institute of Viticulture and Winemaking named after V. E. Tairov”, JSC CB “Privatbank”, LLC “Partner Distribution”, Odesa Bread Factory No. 4, PJSC “Odeskabel”, LLC “Avtodoc Ukraine”, OdesSEO Agency, LLC “Szeged”, PJSC “MTB Bank”, JSC “Pivdenny”, PJSC “Raiffeisen Bank Aval”, LLC “Tavria V”, PJSC SC UNIQA, PJSC “Production association “Stalkanat-Silur”, LLC “Silpo-FOOD”, LLC “Milk company “HALYCHINA”, JV “Vitmark-Ukraine” LLC, LLC “PTK Shabo” , Maristella Marine Residence hotel, Dacha restaurant, Tavernetta restaurant, M1 hotel, Seleznyov Tour LLC, etc.

2, Pryvokzalna sq., office.113

724-58-67, 724-59-61

  • Department of Marketing
  • Department of International Economic Relations
  • Department of Tourism and Hotel and Restaurant Business