Nowadays Vladivostok State University of Economics and Service is turning itself into a leading business university in the Russian Far East by offering creative education with a practical, hands-on approach to learning. The programs at VSUES have a strong focus in the areas of economics and business, management, tourism, design, engineering and international studies.
VSUES was founded in 1967 as Far Eastern Technological Institute of (FETI). Later on in 1995, its name was changed to Far Eastern State Technological Institute (FESTI) and soon after, in 1996, the university raised its status and was renamed as Vladivostok State University of Economics and Service.
To prepare highly qualified and competitive specialists for Asia Pacific Region in the field of economics, design, jurisprudence, service, information technologies, and tourism.
Programs in post-graduate
In 2017, about 600 foreign citizens from 20 countries studied in the university. VSUES has agreements on bilateral cooperation with 65 educational institutions, organizations and funds from 16 countries, implementing 25 exchange and joint programs, and 5 programs of "double diplomas". VSUES is a member of the Association Russian and Chinese Universities, as well as the Association of Sino-Russian Economic Universities. In 2018 VSUES founded the Association of Design Universities of Asia-Pacific Region. According to the rating of the information agency "Interfax" NUR-2018 (National University Rating) VSUES is among the top 50 Russian universities in the area of internationalization.