Best Educational Programs: CHEMISTRY


Department of Chemistry

Master's program


AKSENOV, Aleksandr Viktorovich

Head of the Department


Awards and achievements of the educational program. Official state accreditation (2013) and professional-public accreditation (2015). In 2012-2016 it was recognized as the best educational program. The teachers of the department have published more than 600 works.

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Teaching staff. Seven Doctors of Chemical Sciences, Professors, and 18 Candidates of Sciences.

University partners within the educational program. The Institute of Mining and Technology (New Mexico), the University of Kansas, the University of Illinois (Chicago), Southern and Ural Federal Universities, the Faculty of Chemistry of Lomonosov Moscow State University, Dmitry Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology of Russia, Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, the Institute of Organic Chemistry of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the Institute of Technical Chemistry of the Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, and others.

Students' and alumni's achievements. Students are participants and winners of the UMNIK program, holders of the Russian Federation President scholarship and the grants of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research, the Russian Science Foundation. The alumni, who pursued their postgraduate studies, include 19 Candidates of Sciences.

Alumni hold managerial positions at educational institutions of Stavropol and the Stavropol Territory; the Research Anti-Plague Institute; the NPK ESKOM pharmaceutical company; the Criminal Expertise Center of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of the Internal Affairs for the Stavropol Territory, and others.

Facilities and resources include classrooms, learning and research laboratories with specialized equipment. Healthcare and catering services are provided, students in need are accommodated in a comfortable dormitory, receive social and psychological support, sports and recreation services.

Opportunities for students. Students get field placement at the Research Institute of Chemistry and Chemical Technology. The best Master students can pursue their postgraduate studies. The university promotes international and national student academic mobility. The European Supplement to the university graduation certificate simplifies the procedure for academic and professional recognition of qualifications, which helps students pursue their studies and employment abroad, and helps increase international competitiveness of the Russian higher education system in general.

Alumni are in great demand at research institutes, chemical, pharmaceutical and petrochemical enterprises, in analytical, standardization, certification, and other laboratories, in the field of expert evaluation (chemical, branch-wise).

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