Faculty of Geography

About

Faculty of Geography was established in 1917. Now there are 6 faculty departments: Department of landscape geology and geochemistry, Department of methods of teaching geography,  Department of physical geography and geoecology, Department of economics and social geography, department of ecology and environmental sciences, Department of tourism and intercultural communication. The faculty offers classes that are closely connected with tourism and hotel business, thus many graduates choose this path of professional development. Besides educational work, the faculty organizes teachers’ and students’ visits to various regions of Russian Federation, from Kaliningrad to the Far East.

 

BACHELOR DEGREE programs:

  • Geography
  • Geography and biology
  • Geography and ecology
  • Geography and a foreign language — English
  • Geography and a foreign language — Chinese
  • Geography and a foreign language — French
  • General Geography
  • Ecological geography
  • Geoecology
  • Tourism, tour agency services

MASTER DEGREE programs:

  • Technologies in teaching geography
  • Technologies in foreign language communication
  • Tourism for children and teenagers
  • Humanitarian geography
  • Ecological awareness
  • Ecology in megapolis
  • Technology in evaluating ecological risks
  • Cultural geography
  • International tourism
  • Geobranding

SCIENTIFIC SCHOOLS:

  • Bio-geo-chemistry of trace metals and geochemistry of landscapes
  • Methods of teaching  geography in pedagogical university and methods of teaching geography in secondary schools
  • Socio-economic geography
  • Geo-environmental studies and geo-ecological education
  • Theoretical and applied landscape research

Elena Vasilyevna FILATOVA
Dean of Faculty of Geography.
+7 (495) 683-14-30
ev.filatova@mpgu.su

Contacts

129626, Moscow, Kibalchicha str., 16
+7 (495) 683-14-30
geo@mpgu.edu