The Faculty of Economics was established together with leading academic teachers of the Department of the Economics, Law and Human science (established in 2015) in 2018 – the Order № 01/643 from 26.12.2018. The history of higher economic education’s development of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) has started within Yakut agricultural HEI since 1990, when on the basis of YAI’s Faculty of zoo-techies was opened Department of Economics that started to recruit students on the specialty “Economics and Management of agrarian production”. “The older generation remembers that in the ‘19s big economical and political changes of Russian state structure demanded fundamental changes in staffing of agricultural production and, as a result, necessity of system’s renewal on the management of economic education in agrarian HEI. After only 2 years, in 1992, the department was transformed into the Faculty of Economics of Yakut agricultural institute (the protocol №9 of the Academic Council of YAI from 15.05.1992). Today the key objectives of department’s development are identified: formation of highly effective system of educational and social work with students (including those, who live in dormitory), which will be able to provide guaranteed high quality of educational training and high level of discipline; enhancement of material-technical, educational-methodical and scientific-research base that provides solution of prior issues.
Department of sectoral economy and management has a response to assist on employment of their graduates in agricultural enterprises, state and commercial organizations of our republic. Starting from the 1st year of training, students maintain independent scientific and research activities. According to the results of conferences, there are books of students’ abstracts, contests and prizes for winners.
The Faculty has close relations with other higher educational institutions of the state, scientific-research institutions, enterprises; it cooperates with Moscow agricultural academy named after Timiryazev, Saint-Petersburg state agricultural university. During training process of specialists the Faculty invites leading scientists from other higher educational institutions, specialists from the Ministry of agriculture and food police of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Yakut SRIA, enterprises of agricultural industrial complexes.
The next stage of Faculty’s development will be the launch of master’s degree program on the specialty 38.04.04 “State municipal management”, profile – state and municipal management. The result of this activity will be additional education for wide range of young specialists of agricultural industrial complexes of the Republic, who will be motivated for practically oriented business planning.
Dean’s office of the Faculty of Agricultural technologies
Rodnina Natalya Vladimirovna
Dean, candidate of economical sciences
Skryabina Anna Vasilievna
Associate dean for academic affairs
Zhirkova Alla Petrovna
The Faculty has 2 departments:
677007, Yakutsk, Sergelyakhskoe shosse st.3, bld. 3, office 1.219a (Dean’s office).