Welcome to the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University!
As one of the leading institutions of journalism education in Russia, we understand our mission as fostering academic rigor and achievement and empowering student success. Our faculty scholars prioritize student learning and innovative research. It is our goal to help students develop their skills and achieve their full potential in the course of study and in their future careers as journalists.
The Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University has a long legacy of academic excellence, and we continue to build on that legacy in ways that prepare students to succeed as media professionals in a rapidly changing world. We are happy to have an excellent faculty body consisting of highly professional teachers, researchers and mentors. The Faculty of Journalism is proud of its innovative teaching methods, longstanding connections with media practitioners, who share their unique experiences and success stories with the students, its study programs, many of which were recognized nationally, and its broad international outreach.
By embracing innovation and advancing teaching excellence as central to the learning experience, we empower our students not only to succeed in the classroom but to achieve distinction in the world as a result of their education.
Thank you for your interest in the Faculty of Journalism.
Professor Elena Vartanova,
Dean, Chair in Media Theory and Economics
Learn more about the Faculty of Journalism in the attached brochure
Dr. Massimo Ragnedda, Senior Lecturer at Northumbria University Newcastle (Great Britain) was awarded title of Visiting Professor at the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University.
The articles by the Faculty of Journalism members have been published in special issue of Russian Journal of Communication
The researchers of the Faculty of Journalism, MSU took part in compilation of special issue of Russian Journal of Communication (№ 1, 2019). The articles in the volume cover the current trends of Russian media and journalism transformations influenced by factors of global and national levels. читать польностью
MSU is the Russian leader according to QS World University Rankings
Lomonosov Moscow State University has been ranked the highest in its history, according to QS World University Rankings. QS is one of the most prestigious university rankings around the world, published annually. ‘Lomonosov Moscow State University is the only university in Russia which is included into top-100 best universities around the world by 4 of 5 broad subject areas and 12 particular subjects’ – MSU rector Academician Viktor Sadovnichiy said. читать польностью
Academic and Industrial Community Discussed the Current State of Journalism
On February 6-8, 2019 the international conference ‘Journalism in 2018: creativity, profession, industry’ took place at the Faculty of Journalism, MSU. On February 7 during the plenary session scholars, media managers and media regulators discussed the future and current state of media industry. читать польностью
The Faculty of Journalism starts a winter school at VDNH
On January 16, 2019 the Faculty of Journalism, MSU starts the second season of lectures during the winter school at VDNH (‘Exhibition of Achievements of National Economy’ park). This year the series of lectures will cover digital journalism. Teachers and researchers of the Faculty will talk about current trends in the field of media and describe some new challenges and opportunities brought up by digitalization. The program will last up to January 30. читать польностью
President of the Faculty of Journalism, Professor Yassen Zassoursky was awarded the title of 'Honored Journalist of Russia'
On December 31, 2018 President of the Faculty of Journalism, Professor Yassen Zassoursky was awarded the title of 'Honored Journalist of Russia' for significant contribution to the journalism in Russia. читать польностью