Institutes and Higher Schools

Higher School of Design and Architecture

Higher School of Design and Architecture (HSDA) was formed in 2017 as a structural subdivision of Pyatigorsk State University. However, its history starts in 1998, when it was opened in Zheleznovodsk, backed by the Union of Russian Artists, Union of Russian Designers, and the Russian Academy of Arts. It was the first non-state educational facility for designers training in the whole country. In 2004 Higher School of Design become a branch of Rostov State Academy of Architecture and Arts,

Higher School of Management

The Higher School of Management (HSM) is one of the largest educational and research structural subunits of Pyatigorsk State University.

Mission: scientific ideas creation and training of skilled, creative, innovative, socially responsible leaders with globally timely professional and crucial social, communicational competencies, by means of development and maintenance of creative educational and research environment, which promotes the implementation of the potential of t

Institute of Extramural Education, Informational Technologies, and Online Projects

Institute of Extramural Education, Informational Technologies, and Online Projects is one of the largest institutes at Pyatigorsk State University.

The Institute implements more than 50 educational programs of bachelor’s, master’s studies, and secondary vocational education in a distant form.

IEEITOP is more than 250 lecturers from all the Chairs of Pyatigorsk State University, teaching more than 1000 students from more than 60 regions of Russia and foreign

Institute of International Service, Tourism and Foreign Languages

A mission of the Institute of International Service, Tourism and Foreign Languages of PSU is:

To combine fundamental scientific training and top-level education of innovative type with classic school traditions, and to be a leader in creation of new social and humanitarian technologies of training and education of creative individuals, with qualitative, professional knowledge, linguistic and communicative skills, and foreign language compete

Institute of International Relations

A mission of the Institute:

To contribute to the development of Russia by training high-qualified specialists in various fields of international relations; to do research into the most important aspects of social and political processes occurring both in Russia and abroad with the view of the internal and foreign national interests of Russia. 

Strategy

1. Creation and development of a multi-educ

Institute of Translatology, Russian Studies, and Multilingualism

The Institute of Translatology, Russian Studies, and Multilingualism (ITRSM) is one of the largest structural subunits of Pyatigorsk State University.

At present ITRSM trains specialists in the following professions and majors:

Bachelor’s Studies:

- 44.03.05 Pedagogical Education (Russian Language and Literature);
- 44.03.05 Pedagogical Education (Russian and Chinese Languages);
- 45.03.02 Linguistics (Translation and Translatology) – German

Institute of Top-Qualification Personnel Training

The Institute’s mission is a qualitative training of top-qualification personnel able to function efficiently in changing conditions of the present.

The Institute of Top-Qualification Personnel Training was formed on February 1st, 2014, conditioned by the Federal Law no.273 “About Education in the Russian Federation” of September 1st, 2013, according to which training programs of pedagogic personnel (doctorate, military postgraduate courses), medical residency, internship progr

Institute of Romance and German Languages, Informational and Humanitarian Technologies

           The Institute’s mission:

Keeping tradition and developing its scientific and innovative potential, implementing modernization of the educational technologies, to train modern experts who know foreign languages, think creatively, who have professional competence, important communicative social competencies, ability to implement them efficiently in the process of formation of different level strategies, technologies of innovative developme

Juridical Institute

“Lawyer is not a profession. It is mission and service”.


Juridical Institute is a significant unit for the educational, social, and economic environment of the North Caucasus Federal District. Development of juridical education and science, population’s legal literacy increase, as well as training of top-level experts in law, are the principal goals of the Institute.

Juridical Clinic works on the basis of the Ju