Faculty of Sociology

Faculty of Sociology
Samara University

Faculty of Sociology

At a Glance

Summary
Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Master’s degree
Fields of Knowledge
59%Social sciences
14%Business studies
8%Journalism & Information
7%Humanities
5%Welfare
2%Arts
1%Computer science
1%Education
Education
Mathematics
Computer science
Agriculture
Veterinary
Biological science
Environment
Physical science
Health
Welfare
Arts
Humanities
Law
Sports
Journalism & Information
Architecture & Construction
Manufacturing
Engineering
Social sciences
Business studies
Literature & linguistics
Travel and leisure
Languages
Services
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About

The teaching staff is undoubtedly the keystone of success for the faculty. All of them are highly qualified professionals, who are devoted to their work and democratic to their students.

Major in “Cultural studies” provides education in the following specializations: Russian culture, Management of cultural sphere, Tourism, Cultural heritage protection.

Within major in “Social work” students can specialize in Social work management, and Social and legal protection of population.

Students of Journalism can choose between two specializations in Mass media and PR and advertising.

Institute of Social Techniques is founded at the Faculty of Sociology which enables students to participate in researches and surveys ordered by the Governor and Government of Samara region and other authorities of the city and the region. The Faculty of Sociology has strong connections with Institute of Sociology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, faculties of the best Russian Universities as well as with the universities of Great Britain, Germany and the USA.

The Department of cultural studies has long-term contacts with Russian association of managers of culture, Russian association of theatre arts, Institute of cultural studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Department of theory and technology of social work cooperates with Russian department of UNESCO, International research institute of senior citizens’ problems, Russian state social university; it actively participates in different events held by Ministry of public health and social development of Samara region. Department of theory and history of journalism collaborates with editorial boards of the leading Samara mass media, non-governmental organizations of journalists of the regions as well as of Russia, with the best universities of the country.

Contacts

Machnev Viktor Yakovlevich, dean

Phone: (846) 337-99-95

443011, Volga Federal District, Samara region, Samara,

Str. Academician Pavlov, 1, office 500 c / b