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
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
Digital Media and the Russian Society: “Digitalization-2018” Forum at the Faculty of Journalism
On December 4, 2018 the Faculty of Journalism, MSU organized a session “Digital Media in Russia: Vectors and Drivers of the Development” which took place within a framework of the “Digitalization-2018” international forum at Lomonosov Moscow State University. The Dean of the Faculty of Journalism, corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Education, Professor Elena Vartanova moderated the event. читать польностью
Professor Elena Vartanova was Re-elected for the Position of the Dean of the Faculty of Journalism
On October 29, 2018 Professor, corresponding member of Russian Academy of Education Elena Vartanova was re-elected for the position of the Dean of the Faculty of Journalism, MSU. Congratulations! читать польностью
The 10th International Moscow Readings conference "Mass Media and Communications 2018"
On October 25–26, 2018 the Faculty of Journalism, MSU held the 10th International Moscow Readings conference «Mass Media and Communications 2018». The overarching theme of the conference this year was ‘Digital Transformations of Mass Media: Regional, National and Global Aspects’. The conference was attended by 200 scholars from 30 countries of the world, who presented a fascinating mosaic of contemporary media studies. Like in the previous years, the conference was organized with support of the Federal Agency for Press and Mass Communications of the Russian Federation. читать польностью