Basic Information about Faculties
Faculty of Law prepares specialists in specialty 021100 –"JURISPRUDENCE,"
Level of proficiency – "JURIST"
way to the world of intellect and erudition is opened with the juridical
education that is given in the Moscow Financial-Juridical Academy (MFJA) by the
Faculty of Law. Not by chance is the motto of the faculty "Knowledge and
Intellect." The faculty of law of the MFJA prepares of specialists in the
field of law and gives state diplomas. The graduates receive qualification of
"Jurist" in the "Jurisprudence" specialty – 021100. The
faculty is located in a separate educational building with developed area and a
comfortable student yard near the "Warshavskaya" metro station. All
educational processes are organized in a single building with lecture halls and
laboratories equipped for practical and seminar lessons. Now more than 2,000
students are studying at the faculty.
faculty prepares jurists – broad specialists – as is evidenced by an
educational plan which corresponds fully to the government standard. Our
students are studying the disciplines provided for by the Government Standard of
the higher professional education. After the 3rd year students study
a specialty they have selected: civil-legal, state-legal, criminal-legal, legal
regulation of property-land relations.
in the faculty are given in well-equipped auditoria. Lessons in such disciplines
as criminalistics and forensic medicine are carried out in a specially equipped
programs provide obligatory familiarization of students with computer techniques,
therefore many lessons are carried out in laboratories of the
system of combining theoretical and practical training has become traditional in
the faculty. Students of the faculty of law attend regularly inter-municipal
, are present at criminal and
civil cases with follow-up analysis of trials in seminars.
and pre-graduation training is a component part of the educational process.
Practical training is the basis for the study of general-scientific principal
pre-graduation training, students firm up and extend the theoretical knowledge
received during study of principal disciplines, obtain practical skills using
the knowledge imparted. Besides carrying out tasks provided by the program, they
collect material for their degree work. For practical work, students are
directed to courts, the Ministry of Justice, organs of prosecutor's office and
the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Military Prosecutor's Office, legal
departments of enterprises and firms, committees of the Council of Federation
and State Duma of Russia, and structural divisions of the Moscow Government.
of experts tutoring students in work conditions show that during an education
period students receive good modern knowledge and prove themselves skillful
during performance of specific practical work. The main direction of
student-jurists to practical training is a special form of assignment and
employment assistance for future specialists. The experience of the faculty of
law has shown that our graduates after graduation from the Academy find jobs as
a rule in locations doing practical work.
Terms of training
of training in the faculty of law are:
of intramural education – 5 years; intramural-correspondence schedule – 6
years; correspondence schedule – 6
years; second higher education – 3 years; graduates of colleges and technical
schools are taught according to a short program. Students of intramural division
receive a deferment for the period of their education. After completion of
education the graduates receive governmental diplomas in higher professional
Cost of Education
faculty of law of the
, founded 10 years ago, has
prepared specialists in the field of law and given governmental diplomas. The
graduates acquire the JURIST qualification in the "Jurisprudence"
the 3rd year students have been studying disciplines in accordance
with a chosen specialty.
Disciplines of the specialization:
Housing law, Insurance law, Corporate law, Legal problems of privatization,
Bankruptcy, Securities, Legal regulation of bank activities, Customs law, Legal
regulation of foreign-economic activity, Law of inheritance, Executive law,
Legal regulation of audit activity, Legal regulation of intellectual property.
having become familiar with the basic educational program in specialty 21100
"Jurisprudence" with civil-law specialization have a wide opportunity
to engage in labor activity: in courts of arbitrage; as city executives; at
notary organizations; at specialized organizations (realtor, legal, shipping,
etc.); to take part in civil commodity circulation as middlemen in preparation
and realization of contracts with different kinds of interests including
exclusive rights of intellectual property; as jurists and heads of legal
services of juridical persons of different organizational forms; as officers at
organizations of governmental management and in organs of local control
including housing and communal organizations, housing inspections, etc.
of the specialization: Housing law, Insurance law, Budgetary law, Constitutional
fundamentals of taxes and fees in the Russian Federation, Suffrage and electoral
process in the Russian Federation, Problems in modern Russian nationhood, Public
service in the Russian Federation, Customs law, Executive law, Human rights and
civics, Fundamentals of constitutional and statute law of the subjects of the
Russian Federation, Administrative process in the Russian Federation,
Parliamentary law. Jurists
of this specialization work in structural divisions of Moscow Government, organs
of executive power of the
and the subjects of the
, and organs of social
of the specialization: Forensic medicine, Forensic psychiatry, Governmental
prosecution, Psychology of operation-research activity (ОРД-ORA), Crimes against public safety, Branch records management,
Performing a preliminary inquest, Crimes against state power, Crimes in the
sphere of economy, Crimes against personality, Crimes against justice and
administrative procedures, Operation-research activity (ОРД-ORA),
Procedure in jury trial. Jurists of this specialization work for law-enforcement
and judicial organs: the Ministry of Internal Affairs, Office of Prosecutor,
Federal Service of Security (FSS), courts of general jurisdiction, arbitration
tribunals – inquest, investigation.
regulation of property-land relationship" specialization
of the specialization: Scientific fundamentals of property-land relationship,
Regulation of legal relationship among proprietors of property-land complex,
Legal regulation of privatization of property-land complex, Informatization of
legal regulation of property-land relationship, Economic regulation of
property-land relationship, Intraeconomic land-utilization of property-land
complex, Cadastre of property-land complex, Territorial land-utilization of
property-land complex, Ecological regulation of property-land relationship,
Control of property-land complex, Urban land-utilization of property-land
complex, Licensing in property-land complex system, State control of
property-land complex regulation.
of this specialization work in such structural divisions of Moscow Government as:
Committee of management of Moscow property, Department of support and
development of small business, Fund of Moscow property, Moscow committee of
land-usage (Moscomzem), Moscow land chamber, Technical inventory bureau, Moscow
license chamber, Moscow registration chamber, Department of analysis and control
of economic policy realization, Department of property-land relationship
coordination, State urban inspection (Gosgorinspectsiya) and others.
Disciplines Studied in the Faculty of
specialty 021100 "Jurisprudence"
General humanities and social-economic disciplines: Foreign languages, Physical
culture, Domestic history, Logic, Philosophy, Economics, Political science,
Sociology, Culturology, Latin, Oratory, Russian language and standard of speech,
Psychology and pedagogy, Ethics and aesthetics, Philosophy of law, Conflictology.
General mathematical and natural-scientific disciplines: Conceptions of modern
natural science, Informatics and mathematics, Legal informational systems,
Modern facilities of computers and telecommunications, Legal statistics.
General-professional disciplines: Theory of state and law, History of legal and
political doctrines, History of state and law of foreign countries, History of
domestic state and law of Russia, Constitutional (public) law of the Russian
Federation, Constitutional (public) law of foreign countries, Civil law, Civil
procedure, Administrative law, Employment law, Criminal law, Criminal procedure,
Criminalistics, International law, Ecological law, Land law, Roman law,
International private law, Financial law, Municipal law of RF, Family law,
Criminology, Law-enforcement authorities, Juridical psychology,
Criminal-executive law, Prosecutor's supervision, Russian entrepreneurial law,
Commercial law, Arbitrage procedure, Fiscal law of RF.
Disciplines of specializations
Documentation, Procedural documentation, Advocacy, Notariate, Legal regulation
of state property control, Suffrage and electoral procedure, Customs law,
Administrative procedure, Housing law, Parliamentary law, Fundamentals of
constitutional and constituent law of subjects of the Russian Federation,
Migratory law, Problems of modern Russian nationhood, Executive law.
Documentation, Procedural documentation, Advocacy, Notariate, Banking law, Legal
regulation of security market, Copyright and patent law, Corporate law,
Legislation about consumer rights, Insurance law, Customs law, Housing law,
Succession law, Problems of civil law and civil procedure, Executive law.
Documentation, Procedural documentation, Advocacy, Legal fundamentals of
operation-research activity, Legal regulation of fight against organized crime,
Legal regulation of private security detective activity, Evidence in legal
procedure, Preventive measures against crimes and incidents, International
cooperation in fight against crime, Legal accounting, Forensic medicine,
Forensic psychiatry, Procedure in jury trials, Problems of criminal law and
criminal procedure, Executive law.
regulation of property-land relationship:
Documentation, Procedural documentation, Advocacy, Notariate, Scientific
fundamentals of property-land relationship regulation, Legal support of economic
regulation of property-land relationship, Legal regulation of property-land
complex privatization, Cadastre of property-land complex, Ecological-legal
regulation of property-land relationship, Legal methods in controlling
property-land complex, Urban land management of property-land complex, Public
control of property-land relationship regulation, Problems of civil-legal
regulation of land proprietary and problems of land law, Executive law.
Documentation, Procedural documentation, Advocacy, Notariate, Banking law, Legal
regulation of security market, Currency law, Corporate law, Legislation about
consumers' rights in financial sphere, Investment law, Legislation about
bankruptcy, Insurance law, Succession law, Problems of civil-legal regulation of
physical and juridical persons' activities in the sphere of finances, Executive
Documentation, Procedural documentation, Advocacy, Legal aspects of nature
management economics, Legal regulation of environmental protection, Water and
forest legislation, Legislation about protection of subsoil, atmosphere, wild
life, Legal measures of protection of people's health against environmental
hazard, Ecological law-enforcement system, responsibilities of state authorities
of providing for ecological safety of the country and population protection,
International cooperation in the field of environmental protection, Ecological
assessment, Ecological auditing, Problems of legislation in the sphere of
ecological safety, Executive law.
department of civil-legal disciplines
department graduates specialists in the civil-legal specialization, the content
of which is disclosed with the specialization disciplines: Housing law,
Insurance law, Corporate law, Legal problems of privatization, Bankruptcy,
Securities, Legal regulation of banking activity, Customs law, Legal regulation
of foreign-economic activity, Succession law, Execution law, Legal regulation of
auditing activity, Legal regulation of intellectual property.
faculty staff trains students in accordance with the main educational program of
specialist training in the "Jurisprudence" specialty and with
civil-legal specialization as well as bachelor's and magister's degrees in
department conducts research activity in the development of fundamental and
applied sciences, scientific-methodological investigations with the aim of
increasing effectiveness and improving quality of education and teaching. The
department staff actively involves students in these kinds of activities through
a learned-student society of the faculty, conducting scientific conferences, and
developing term projects on problems of perfecting civil legislation of the
faculty staff consists of qualified teachers on the staff as well as of teachers
higher institutions hired by
the department to give lectures and to carry out group lessons with students of
the faculty of law of the
department is headed by a candidate of jurisprudence, assistant professor
Vladimir Nikolaevitch Tulaev.
department of criminal-legal disciplines
department prepares students in the criminal-legal field and has the following
disciplines: Forensic medicine; Forensic psychiatry; State prosecution;
Psychology of operation-research activity (ОРД– ORA); Crimes against public safety; Industry record management;
Holding preliminary inquests; Crime against the state power; Crime in the sphere
of economy; Crime against the person; Crime against justice and administrative
procedures; Operation-research activities; Jury procedures.
department of criminal-legal disciplines was founded in 2000. Teachers have rich
experience in the judicial system and other law-enforcement agencies. The
department is staffed with experienced experts, high-qualified methodologists,
and well-known scientists.
of the department give courses of criminal law and procedure, criminalistics and
criminology, criminal-executive law, law-enforcement authorities, prosecutor's
supervision, juridical psychology and psychology of operation-research activity
and operation-research activity.
the foundation of the department they have continuously improved methods of
educational work, carried out large educational-methodological work in courses
assigned to the department.
laboratory of criminalistics technique and a photo-laboratory have been created.
Work on computerization of educational process continues on the basis of the
department is headed by Professor Makhtay Shopievitch Makhtaev.
department of state-legal disciplines
disciplines of state-legal specialization are the responsibility of the
department: Budget law; Constitutional fundamentals of taxes and fees in the
Russian Federation; Election law and electoral procedures in the Russian
Federation; Problems of modern Russian nationhood; Government service in the
Russian Federation; Customs law; Executive law; Human rights and citizen rights;
Fundamentals of constitutional and constituent law of the subjects of the
Russian Federation; Administrative procedures in the Russian Federation;
Parliamentary law; Conflict of laws; Problems of state and legal theory.
department is headed by Vitaly Gavrilovitch Pakhomov, doctor of history,
Professor, specializing in problems of history of political and juridical
sciences. He is the author of 50 publications (with a total volume of 150
printer's sheets) on the history of state and law, the history of political and
juridical sciences, culturology and geopolitics. In the last five years he has
published two monographs and eight tutorials.
of law Alexander Vasilievitch Karpov, the head of the research laboratory, works
in four research institutes of the Ministry of Defense of
department of property-land relationship
department of property-land relationship is staffed with high-qualified
specialists and has a significant experience and creative potential. The main
motto of the department is practical orientation of education, i.e., maximum
correspondence of theoretical training of students to knowledge and skills of
specialists working in the field. The following special disciplines are the
responsibility of the department: Scientific fundamentals of property-land
relationship; Regulation of legal relationships among owners of property-land
complex; Legal regulation of privatization of property-land complex;
Informatization of legal regulation of property-land relationship; Economic
regulation of property-land relationship; Intraeconomic land utilization of
property-land complex; Cadastre of property-land complex; Territorial land
utilization of property-land complex; Ecological regulation of property-land
relationship; Management of property-land complex; Urban land utilization of
property-land complex; Licensing in system of property-land complex; State
control of property-land complex regulation.
complexity and severity of social-economic problems faced by
during the period of
transition make it necessary to revise the principles and priorities in the
field of management and use of property and land, strengthen state control and
regulate property-land relationship in the economic sphere of the country.
of the economy and institutional changes have caused fundamental changes in
state policy in the field of regulation of property-land relationship, and in
the essence and content of professional activities of specialists in the complex
of economic policy and property-land relationship. Strengthening of the role of
the state in regulation of property-land relationship forms the modern
requirements for a new specialization in property-land complex.
current need for specialists in the regulation of property-land relationship on
the basis of the MFJA faculty of law is determined on the assumption of volume
of use of specialists by the complex on economic policy and property-land
. The complex includes such
structural divisions as: Committee of management of Moscow property; Department
of support and development of small business; Fund of Moscow property; Moscow
committee of land-usage (Moscomzem); Moscow land chamber; Technical inventory
bureau; Moscow license chamber; Moscow registration chamber; Department of
analysis and control of economic policy realization; Department of property-land
relationship coordination; State urban inspection (Gosgorinspectsiya); Realty
organizations; Prefectures of administrative districts, and others.
The Dean of the Faculty of Law
Alexandrovna Minaeva, the dean of the faculty of law.
call our faculty a way to the world of intellect and erudition. Not without
reason the faculty motto – "Knowledge and Intellect" – has
vindicated itself over the past ten years. In our faculty now about two thousand
students are studying who study programs fully corresponding to state ones. Just
the enumeration of them would take up the whole page. By the way, you can become
familiar with the list of subjects studied in our faculty at the admission
office of the Academy or during "days of open doors."
the third year all students study the same program. But by the third year
everybody has to determine what specialization he chooses. I think two years are
a sufficient period for thought.
specializations do we offer? There are only four: civil-legal, state-legal,
criminal-legal and legal regulation of property-land relationship, that we
opened at the Moscow Government's request. And there are practically no
juridical institutions of higher education where this specialization can be
studied. So think about the future! The time is not far off when we will need
jurists who will arbitrate land disputes, draw up land agreements and determine
course, I could still talk long and in detail about my favorite faculty and
about our scientific student society, about student scientific conferences,
about our well-equipped informational classrooms, about our criminalistics
laboratory, and, certainly, about the respectable practical work and jolly rest
of our students. I could tell much that is interesting about a student legal
advice office recently created, which we call a legal clinic…
as they say, it is better to see something one time than to hear it one hundred
times. Come to us to Warshavkaya. And even if you missed the "day of open
doors," come all the same. We'll meet you with pleasure and show you the
can contact the dean of the faculty of law by phone (095) 119-15-22.
of the head of studies, dean's office – Telephone, fax:
(095) 119-15 22.