Level of education: Aspirantura programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 4 years

Language of instruction: Russian

Main academic courses

  • Current Problems of Plant Evolution
  • Hydrobiology of Brackish Waters
  • Molecular Systematics and Phylogenetics
  • Fundamentals of Oceanography
  • Evolution of Insect Muscles
  • Comparative Physiology of Arthropods
  • Current Problems of Botany
  • Current Problems of Hydrobiology
  • Current Problems of Zoology
  • Current Problems of Entomology

Resource opportunities for research

  • The Resource Centre for Molecular and Cell Technologies
  • The Resource Centre for Culture Collection of Microorganisms
  • The Chromas Core Facility
  • The Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis
  • The Environmental Safety Observatory
  • The Computing Centre

Our advantages

This programme is designed to train specialists who are ready to:

  • apply a scientific approach in their professional activities; 
  • plan and carry out research in their field of study using advanced techniques and approaches;
  • manage research teams;
  • work with professional texts and present the findings of their research in either English or a foreign language or Russian in reports and publications;
  • put different forms of teaching activities at higher education institutions into practice.