Academic Centers and Institutes

B.Y. Gershkovich Business Center of Innovation Studies and Efficiency of Administration and Entrepreneurship

Business Center was open on October 7, 2010. The opening was assigned to the birthday of Boris Yakovlevich Gershkovich, Doctor of Economic Studies, Professor, Honored Scientist of Russia, active member of Russian Academy of Social Sciences, who was the Head of the Chair of Economic Theory at Pyatigorsk State Linguistic University for more than 40 years.

Scientific and pedagogic merits of Professor B.Y. Gershkovich are very significant. Due to the results of his activity, today we ha

Business Center of Tourism, Service, and Consulting

A system of the human resources training for the field of tourism, service, and consulting is extremely important for the efficient functioning of a tourism complex. High-qualified human resources influence the profitability of a tourism enterprise and are one of the factors which can assure a leadership on the tourism market. A tourist activity growth requires an increase in the number of qualified human resources. The formation of the International Service and Tourism Department was an

Institute of Government and Confessional Relations

On June 2011 Division of Theology of PSU was transformed into the Institute of Government and Confessional Relations. It was possible due to the support of Plenipotentiary of the President in NCFD, Deputy Chairman of Russian Government Aleksandr Gennadievich Khloponin, in light of a timely need to create an effective educational structure, as well as research and academic base for cooperation between government and confessions, to train, retrain, and provide additional training for human resourc

A.I. Perepelitsyn Intellectual Center for World Regional Historical Processes Studies and Cross-cultural Dialogue

Working out and introduction of educational technologies, connected with an effective formation of professional competencies of students and active civic stance, as well as development of creative and analytic mind are the principal objectives of the Intellectual Center.

Principle focus areas of the research work:

1) working out of academic innovative complexes on history within the frameworks of PSU work;
2) working out of innovative projects for particip

Research Institute of Strategic Studies

Research Center of Interactional Linguistics and Institutional Communication

The Center of Interactional Linguistics and Institutional and Law Communicativistics, headed by A.V. was formed in 2013.

Area of scientific research of the Center includes interactional linguistics, study for the speech interaction, description of the functional and semantic fields, language forms, which implement interactional categories of a language. There are particular linguistic studies as well as comparative studies (French, Russian, English, German, etc.) A Communica

Personality Psychology and Professional Activity Academic Center

Scientific and Educational Center for Political and Ethnopolitical Research

Research Center of Legal Enquiry of NCFD at Judicial Institute of PSU

Scientific and Practice Psychological Center of System Studies of Human’s Individuality

Scientific and Practice Psychological Center of System Studies of Human’s Individuality was formed by an order of PSU Rector no. 1212-k dated September 29, 2006, as a structural unit of the university to provide integration research and applied activity of the professional psychological community of the university for the solution of timely psychological problems in educational, social, political, and economic fields.

Professor Lyubov Vladimorovna Mischenko, corre

“Social Excellence” Research and Practical Center

Research and Practice Center of Multidisciplinary Humanitarian Studies, Advice, and Expertise.

“Health and Success” Psychological Treatment and Health Research and Practice Innovative Center

“Health and Success” center was formed following the decision of the Scientific Council of PSLU as an academic and innovative complex in order to integrate scientific and psychological schools of the university, medical, treatment, and sports units of the university and city’s facilities, practical realization of a scientific potential of the university while delivering psychological, medical, treatment, and recreational help to the population. An order for the Center formation was signed by the

North Caucasus Research Center of Politics and Law Problems

Center of International Education PSU

Center of Applied Foreign Languages PSU

Legal Clinic