The research at Moscow City University is mostly focused on the issues in the fields of Education, Psychology, Linguistics, Social and Urban studies. MCU incorporates a Research Institute of Urban Studies and Global Education and a Center for Analytical Research and Modeling in Education that are solely dedicated to pursuing innovative research in teaching and learning, and promoting various participatory practices between educational institutions and urban communities. The newest scientific findings are published in The MCU’s Academic Journal, introduced in the Master’s degree and advanced professional training programs.
You can learn more about the research undertaken at MCU by browsing the relevant scientific fields:
For cross-disciplinary research please visit the Laboratories page.
For international research conducted by MCU in collaboration with universities from around the globe please visit the Erasmus+ projects page.
The administrative information about the research conducted at MCU is available on the page of the Department for Scientific Research and Development.
Key Research Projects
Moscow City University offers a wide range of trajectories for postgraduate training and research. Applicants are welcome to enroll in one of the 43 PhD programs or join MCU as an external doctorate scholar. Doctorate scholars are assigned with scientific advisors to support them during their doctoral or postdoctoral research and dissertation defence to obtain a PhD degree or a Doctor of Sciences degree.
At MCU, 10 dissertation boards are functioning to provide scholars with the opportunities for PhD and postdoctoral defence in the research fields Education, Languages and Literatures, Psychology, Philosophy.
For more information please contact the Department for Doctoral and Postdoctoral Research.
You can browse through the available PhD programs here.
Facts & Figures
ARTICLES IN SCOPUS, WOS
MCU Science Days 2023: Launching soon
The traditional spring university-wide scientific session MCU Science Days will be held from March to April at the Moscow City University
Lecturers of the Institute of Foreign Languages win the Competition University teacher 2022
The lecturers of the MCU’s Institute of Foreign Languages won in the 8th International Professional Competition UNIVERSITY TEACHER 2022.
Priority 2030: Annual report
Moscow City University presented a report on the work of the university during 2021-2022 as part of the state Priority 2030 program.