Level of education: Aspirantura programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 3 years

Language of instruction: Russian

Main academic courses

  • Bioindication and Biotesting
  • Current Issues in Ecology
  • Environmental Regulation

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, and share the values of the academic community;
  • work with professional texts and present the findings of their research in either English or a foreign language or Russian in reports and publications;
  • perform the duties of a researcher in their field of study, which, among other things, includes: providing supervision of individual studies and seminars; conducting research in their field of study; and planning and preparing for the publication of academic papers and articles.

Graduates of the programme work at universities, research institutes, departments of government agencies, environmental engineering companies, specially protected natural areas, environmental services, and production associations.