General pedagogy, history of pedagogy and education

General pedagogy, history of pedagogy and education

Mode of study
Level of study
Postgraduate Course
Direction of preparation
Education and Pedagogical Sciences

Training period
4 Year
Language of study
Cost of education
It is shown that the cost of tuition for one year
For Russia and CIS citizens
For the citizens of the countries of "far abroad"
2525 2292

About the profession

Scientific and pedagogical workers who study educational and socio-cultural systems are highly qualified personnel capable of professional analysis of pedagogical processes, educational systems and their patterns. Specialists who have completed postgraduate studies in the “General pedagogy, history of pedagogy and education” profile, research and implement the processes of education and mentoring, development and socialization, conduct pedagogical expertise and monitoring, develop pedagogical technologies to solve the problems of education, science, culture and the social sphere.


Educational process


The curriculum features a complex of academic disciplines (“History and philosophy of science”, “Pedagogy of higher education”, “Methods of scientific research”, “Research seminar on the theory and methods of teaching foreign languages and translation for special purposes”, “Theory and methods of teaching foreign languages and translation for special purposes”, “Digital technologies in teaching foreign languages for special purposes”, “Digital technologies in professionally-oriented translation and methods of its teaching”, “Foreign language and translation in the field of professionally-oriented communication”), teaching practice , research module and final certification. Based on the results of certification, graduates are awarded the qualification “Researcher. Lecturer-researcher”. In case of successful defence of the PhD thesis, a scientific degree is awarded according to the list of scientific specialties approved by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation.


Practical training


Within the framework of teaching practice, postgraduate students are trained to teach programs of higher education. During research practice, attention is paid to the development of skills for independent activity in the field of planning, organizing scientific research, processing and presenting teaching experiment results. Young scientists attend scientific seminars of leading professors of RUDN Philological Faculty and invited researchers, as well as international conferences. Postgraduate students participate in the implementation of scientific projects of leading scientists of the Faculty of Philology and are actively involved in joint research work with top Russian and foreign universities.




The program prepares for a successful teaching career, as students acquire all the necessary competences to successfully teach in secondary and higher education institutions. Graduates build their academic careers at the departments of the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, partner universities and research institutes. They also work as social educators, teach specialized disciplines in secondary vocational educational institutions, in Russian and foreign universities, such as the Higher School of Economics, Moscow State Pedagogical University, Moscow State University of Psychology and Education, etc. They become experts in the field of education: organize master classes, scientific and methodological seminars in state and private educational organizations, participate in projects for research, design, organization and evaluation of the implementation of the educational process, also being engaged in consulting and administrative activities.