Nadezhda R. Kamynina
Our University is one of the oldest institutionsof higher education in the field ofgeodesy and cartography. In spite of its age our University is in the permanent processof development and adaptation to the demands of modern society.
The principal objectives of Moscow State University of Geodesy and Cartographyare the following ones:
- to train specialists of high qualification, to have fundamental theoretical knowledge,practical skills in their specialty and be well informed of the most recent scienceand technology achievements;
- to carry out, together with training, fundamental research and applied scientificstudies, to participate in working out and developing special purpose internationalprojects of Russian and international organizations;
- to provide researchers, instructors and specialists with postgraduate training aswell as additional retraining and courses for improving qualification.
The University has entered the new century with a highly creative potential of thestaff and a rich scientific base, actively using in the educational process the newesttechnological achievements in the field of geodesy, cartography, photogrammetry,remote sensing and cadastre.
Russian higher education is notable for its authority as one of the best engineeringschools. Our professors and technical staff, having unique pedagogical experience intraining students and post-graduates from all over the world, will always be happy toshare their knowledge and experience with you.