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The Southwest State University is located in Kursk, Central Russia

PhD programs

Research at the Southwest State University serves a number of purposes: creating and sharing new knowledge, supporting teaching, and providing industry with new tools and processes.

The University is particularly strong in areas such as information technology,   biotechnology, mechanical engineering, mechanical electronics and robotics, construction engineering, space technology and telecommunication, energy saving and efficiency, economics and social studies.

Outstanding research in other areas has also been acknowledged through the establishment of a number of research centers at the Southwest State University.

PhD Programs:

  • Dynamics and Stability of Machines, Devices and Equipment
  • Physics of Condensed Condition
  • Physics of Semi-Conductors
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Technologies and Equipment of Welding
  • Standardization and Goods Quality Management
  • Technology and Equipment for Mechanical and Physical and Technical Processing
  • Devices and Methods of the Environment, Substances, Materials and Products Control
  • Devices, Systems and Products for Medical Purposes
  • Telecommunication Systems, Networks and Devices
  • Systematic Analysis, Management and Processing of Information (in Industry, Medicine, Ecology)
  • Management in Social and Economic Systems
  • Methods and Systems of Information Security, Information Assurance
  • Metal Study and Thermal Metal Treatment
  • Technologies and Means of Farming Mechanization
  • Building Constructions, Buildings and Structures
  • Heat Supply, Ventilation, Air Conditioning, Gas Supply and Lightning
  • Water Supply, Sewerage System, Systems of Water Resources Protection
  • Information Systems and Processes
  • History of Russia
  • History of Science and Technique
  • Economics and Management of National Economy
  • Russian Language
  • Language Theory
  • Theory and History of State and Law; History of State and Law Theory
  • Constitutional Law; Municipal Law
  • Civil Law; Business Law; Family Law; International Private Law
  • Criminal Law, Criminology, Criminal Justice
  • Criminalistics and Expertise
  • Administrative Law, Financial Law, Informational Law
  • Economical Sociology and Demography
  • Sociology of Culture and Spiritual Life
  • Geotechnology
  • Biomathematics and Bioinformatics
  • Management
  • Devices and Methods of Measurement by Type of Measurement
  • Components and Devices of Computer Engineering and Control Systems
  • Automation and Management of Processing
  • Structural Mechanics
  • Philosophy of Science and Technique