Philosophy in Kozma Minin Nizhny Novgorod State Pedagogical University

Bachelor's program (Social Management major)


Faculty of Humanities,

Department of Philosophy and Social Sciences


Anastasiia BABAEVA,



Tel. +7 831 419 88 56



Awards and achievements. The program is annually recognized as the leader of the project Best Educational Programs of Innovative Russia. The students receive scholarships from the Government of the Nizhny Novgorod Region, as well as A.M. Gorky and A.S. Pushkin scholarships. The teachers regularly receive grants from the RFBR.

Teaching staff. The percentage of scientific degree holders is over 75, including members of Expert and Coordination Councils at the regional level authorities, members of International Academy of Sciences of Higher School, corresponding members of International Slavic Academy, members of Expert Council of Higher Attestation Commission at the Ministry of Education and Science of Russian Federation, a founder and President of Saint Petersburg Plato Philosophical Society. Heads of scientific laboratories, directors of institutes of Kaliningrad, Saratov, Moscow, Saint Petersburg.

Facilities and resources. Technologies of online and distance learning are actively implemented — methodic learning complexes of the disciplines of the program are available on the electronic information environment of the University, as well as the electronic library system.

Research. Training laboratories: "Urban Material Anthropology," "Gamification of Educational Processes," "Gender Markers in the Scientific Educational Space of the University" which allow graduates to improve their research competencies.

Education. Innovative interactive technologies are used: cases, role play, training, project learning.

Strategic partners. Government of Nizhny Novgorod Region, Ministry of Education of Rostov Region, Baltic Federal University, Institute of Human Philosophy of Russia State Pedagogical University, Saratov National Research State University.

Competitive advantages. Highly qualified teaching staff, organic combination of deep theoretical training in the area of philosophy with profound involvement in management disciplines, an opportunity to carry out field research and have its results published in the University magazine.

Assistance and support for international students and teachers. The students are provided with socialization and adaptation support, accommodation at comfortable dormitories.

International Education and Cooperation Center:, tel.: +7 831 436 03 92.