Doctoral Programs
Doctoral Programs

PhD or Doctor of Science degrees are conferred by the Dissertation Committee further to the results of the public thesis defence.

30 Dissertation Committees on PhD and doctoral thesis defence work at RUDN University. These committees have ensured senior scholars’ training on 16 fields of study and 64 scientific specialities including:

8 Dissertation Committees
at the Institute of Medicine
4 Dissertation Committees
at the Faculty of Social and Humanitarian Sciences
4 Dissertation Committees
at the Faculty of Social and Humanitarian Sciences
3 Dissertation Committees
at the Philological Faculty
5 Dissertation Committees
at the Institute of Law
3 Dissertation Committees
at the Faculty of Economics
2 Dissertation Committees
at Agro-Technological Institute
1 Dissertation Committee
at the Faculty of Ecology

Dissertation Committees include famous scientists in different fields of science, education and culture — Doctors of Science, specialists in every field of science of every scientific speciality, who have publications in Russian and international titles.

Major in the diploma (PhD)
Science Majors according to sciences
Physics and Mathematics
  • Radiophysics;
  • Theoretical Physics;
  • Discrete Mathematics and Mathematical Cybernetics;
  • Geometry and Topology;
  • Numerical Mathematics;
  • Theoretical Mechanics;
  • Differential Equations, Dynamic Systems and Optimal Control;
  • Mathematical Physics;
  • Real, Complex and Functional Analysis;
Technical Sciences
  • Architecture and Creative Concepts;
  • Security in Emergency Situations;
  • Car Operation;
  • Hydraulic Engineering;
  • Hydraulics and Engineering Hydrology;
  • Structural Mechanics;
  • Structural Units, Buildings and Structures;
  • Mathematic Simulation, Numerical Methods and Program Systems;
  • Technologies and Means of Maintenance in Agriculture;
  • Technologies and Means of Mechanization in Agriculture;
  • Virology;
  • Cell Biology, Cytology, Histology;
  • Physiology;
  • Biological Resources;
  • Ecology;
  • Genetics;
  • Microbiology;
  • Botany;
  • Biochemistry;
  • Physiology and Biochemistry of Plants;
  • Organic Chemistry;
  • Physical Chemistry;
  • Inorganic Chemistry;
Agricultural Sciences
  • Veterinary Sanitary, Ecology, Hygiene and Expertise;
  • Animal Science, Live-Stock Production Technologies;
  • Diagnostics of Diseases, Therapy, Pathology, Oncology and Morphology of Animals;
  • Fodder Production, Animal Nutrition and Food Technologies;
  • Plant Protection;
  • Veterinary Microbiology, Virology, Epizootiology, Mycology, Mycotoxicology and Immunology;
  • Agrochemistry;
  • Agrophysics;
  • Geoponics;
  • Selection and Seed Breeding of Agricultural Plants;
  • Historiography, Source Study and Methods of Historical Research;
  • History of International Relations and Foreign Policy;
  • History of Science and Engineering;
  • Russian History;
  • World History;
  • Accounting and Statistics;
  • Economics and National Economy Management;
  • Finance, Money Circulation and Credit;
  • World Economy;
  • Theory of Economics;
  • History of Philosophy;
  • Ontology and Epistemology;
  • Social Philosophy;
  • Comparative Linguistics;
  • Germanic Languages;
  • Romanic Languages;
  • Foreign Literature;
  • Journalism;
  • Russian Language;
  • Ethnic Literature of Russian Federation;
  • Russian Literature;
Juridical Sciences
  • Administrative Law, Financial Law, Information Law;
  • Civil Proceedings; Arbitration and Litigation;
  • Judicial Power, Prosecutor’s Supervision, Law Enforcement;
  • Criminal Law and Criminology; Penitential Law;
  • Criminal Proceedings, Criminalistics; Criminal Investigation;
  • International Law. European Law;
  • Civil Law; Entrepreneurial Law; Family Law; International Private Law;
  • Constitutional Law; Municipal Law;
  • Labour Law; Social Security Law;
  • Theory and History of Law and State; History of Law and State Doctrines;
  • Theory and Methods of Higher Education;
  • Theory and Methods of Physical and Athletic Training, Recreational and Adaptive Physical Training;
  • Theory and Methods of Teaching and Upbringing (Russian Language; Russian as a Foreign Language; English, French, Spanish etc.);
  • General Pedagogy, History of Pedagogics and Education;
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Pharmacognosy;
  • Pharmaceutical Management;
  • Clinical Immunology, Allergology;
  • Pharmacology, Clinical Pharmacology;
  • Rehabilitation Science and Sports Medicine;
  • Stomatology;
  • Technology of Medicines Preparation;
  • Forensic Medicine;
  • Human Anatomy;
  • Pathological Anatomy;
  • General Psychology, Psychology of Personality, History of Psychology;
  • Sociology of Management;
  • Theory, Methodology and History of Sociology;
Political Science
  • Political Institutions, Processes and Techniques;
  • Political Issues of International Relations, Global and Regional Development;
  • Theory and Philosophy of Politics, History and Methodology of Political Science;
  • Oceanology;
  • Geoecology;
  • Geology and Exploration of Oil and Gas Fields;
  • Geology and Exploration of Solid Minerals, Mineral Genesis;
  • Geotechnology;
  • General and Regional Geology;
Economy and management of national economy
  • Management of innovation;
  • Wave processes in the ocean;
Veterinary Science and Zootechnics
  • Diagnostics of diseases and therapy of animals, pathology, Oncology and morphology of animals;
Arts& Humanitarian
  • Sciences of information and communication;
Mass Communication
  • Mass-media;
  • Public Relations;

Peculiarities of psoriasis flow in the territories of Tula region exposed to radioactive contamination


Vladimir Gorskii



Year of defence


Scientific guidance

Andrei Tishchenko

The thesis presents the laws of epidemiology, clinics and a number of laboratory changes in patients living in conditions of chronic low doses of radiation. The reliable increase of some proinflammatory cytokines was established, the method of immunocorrectionwas proposed.

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