the Moscow Financial-Juridical Academy a Dissertation Council has been
established, which allows the performance of all activities necessary for
defense of dissertations. Members of the Dissertation Council are leading
specialists in their fields of knowledge, professors and doctors of sciences.
Postgraduate Studies of the Academy was opened in 1988. Repeated licensing with
acquisition of the right to perform educational activities in the sphere of
postgraduate education for the next 5 years was obtained in 2001.
Academy conducts the preparation of post-graduate students on a contractual
basis in the following scientific specializations:
– Economics and national economy (by
departments and spheres of activities including theory of economic systems
management; macroeconomics; economics, organization and management of
enterprises, departments, and complexes; innovation management; regional economy;
logistics; labor economics; population economics and demography; economics of
nature management; land utilization, and others).
– Mathematical and instrumental
methods of economy.
– Theory and history of law and
state; history of legal doctrines.
– Constitutional law; municipal
– Civil law; entrepreneurial law;
family law; international private law.
– Administrative law; financial
law; information law.
of training in intramural postgraduate studies – 3 years, correspondence
course in postgraduate studies – 4 years. Post-graduate students of intramural
training have annual vacations of 2 months. Post-graduate students taking
intramural postgraduate studies get an occupational deferment from the draft.
main services provided to post-graduate students are:
providing for qualified scientific guidance during dissertation development;
conducting training studies with post-graduate students of the first year;
passing of candidate examinations in philosophy, a foreign language and a
specialized discipline with awarding of a certificate;
opportunity for scientific publications on the theme of a dissertation;
scheduled preparation of the post-graduate student for dissertation defense;
optional possibility of receiving additional qualification of "Teacher of a
opportunity working in main libraries of Moscow and archival funds;
carrying-out of preliminary examination of dissertation by experts, preparation
of a qualification dossier for presentation to the Dissertation Council.
of Admission to Postgraduate Studies
having higher professional education can be admitted to the postgraduate studies.
Persons previously having taken a course of training in postgraduate studies
have no right of secondary training in postgraduate studies. Age restrictions
for postgraduate training have not been determined.
main documents to be presented at entering the postgraduate studies are:
an application addressed to the president of the Academy requesting admission to
the postgraduate studies;
a copy of a diploma in higher professional education and any enclosures to it;
a list of scientific works published (in their absence – a scientific report)
in a chosen scientific specialty (about 30 typewritten pages);
a certificate of having passed candidate examinations;
a personal list of personnel records.
examinations to the postgraduate studies are held in September. Documents to the
Admition Board are presented from May, but not later than the 20th
of August. Entrants to the postgraduate studies take entrance examinations in a
specialized discipline, philosophy, a foreign language. During the period of
examinations, planned consultations are conducted.
who have passed candidate examinations fully or partially are freed from
appropriate entrance examinations at entry to the postgraduate studies. Results
of final magister examinations in philosophy and a foreign language are counted
as entrance examinations to the postgraduate studies.
Telephones for postgraduate studies:
123-90-38 (extension 1-37), 127-27-48 (direct)