13 thousand students signed up for the Cup management «Control!»

© RIA Novosti / Evgeny ODINCOVSKOGO during the lecture. Archival photo13 thousand students signed up for the Cup management «Control!»© RIA Novosti / Evgeny Odinokov

Intermediate results of the registration for the Cup on management students «Drive!» were summed up on December 18. Their bids have sent more than 13 thousand participants from all over Russia, except residents of Moscow, Moscow region and St. Petersburg, who will be able to register until January 14.

The bulk of those wishing to take part in the competition were students aged 18 to 22 years, and the most interesting for the young subjects were the state management and municipal management.

As part of the competition participants will perform as close to real life case studies, tasks and make strategic decisions.

The largest number of applications came from the Volga Federal district, where more than 3,200 students have expressed a desire to participate in the contest.

In the top three among universities in the number of registrations turned out to be Volgograd branch of the Russian Academy of national economy, Tyumen state University and Nizhny Novgorod Institute of management — branch of Ranepa.

Cup management for students «Drive!» is an opportunity for youth from different regions of Russia to Express themselves, to get quality education in the best universities in the country and build a successful career in large companies.

So, the winners of the contest will take part in the world championship on strategy and business management «Global Management Challenge» in 2018 in the Russian team and will receive grants on training in a magistracy of leading universities of the country. And the best participants will be invited for internships or jobs in big companies.

Cup «Ride!» is part of the open platform «Russia — country of opportunities», which began with the instructions of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin to organize the work of social mobility.

The platform performs selection, appraisal and support of projects aimed at ensuring efficient and fair social mobility. It is designed for prospective managers, entrepreneurs, young professionals, volunteers and students.