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
Topical Seminar Emerging Journalism Concepts Held on November 14
First Topical seminar in the fall semester featured talks by Dr. Sadia Jamil from the University of Nottingham Ningbo China and Dr. Kseniya Konkina from the Faculty of Journalism, Lomonosov Moscow State University. The two speakers conceptualized constructive journalism and sustainable journalism, offering a unique venue to rethink contemporary journalism practices. читать польностью
Moscow Readings 2023 Addressed Big Data and AI in Journalism Industry
Annual international Moscow Readings conference held in hybrid format on November 9-10 attracted roughly 200 participants from over 30 countries. 25 profound thematic sessions along with two plenaries and speakers joining from different cities of Russia and states across the globe offered a fertile ground for topical discussions. In particular, participants had a chance to listen to insights from six world-class scholars, who were keynote speakers this year: Professors Elena Vartanova, Zhao Yonghua, Zhan Baghiyan, Daya Thussu, Elizabeth Saad, Shi-xu. читать польностью
Faculty of Journalism Welcomes Delegation from Renmin University of China
The 10-person delegation from Renmin University of China led by Professor Zhao Yonghua visited faculty for a welcome meeting on November 7. Professor Zhao, her colleague Dr. Yiyan and eight of their students met Dr. Anna Gladkova and her international team. Welcome day was completed with a tour around the faculty and a walk through the Red Square. читать польностью
Professor Elena Vartanova Earned The Title of Honorary Mentor
On October 13, Dean of the Faculty of Journalism, RAE Academician Professor Elena Vartanova was awarded 'Honorary Mentor' title by the Russian Ministry of Science and Education. Award ceremony went off in a solemn setting at the meeting of the Russian Academy of Education timed to its 80th anniversary. читать польностью
Faculty of Journalism Partnered With The Kyrgyz National University Named after J. Balasagyn
In the course of the festive online meeting on September 4, Dean of the Faculty of Journalism Professor Elena Vartanova met her colleagues from the Kyrgyz National University named after J. Balasagyn to formalize partnership between the two academic institutions. читать польностью
New Issue of ‘World of Media’ is Out
The scientific journal World of Media. Journal of Russian Media and Journalism Studies has been published by the Faculty of Journalism of Lomonosov Moscow State University since 2009. World of Media represents a collection of original research in the field of media and journalism studies conducted by authors from diverse cities and institutions. World of Media is aimed at promoting the development of media and journalism studies in both national and global contexts, and stimulating a wider public interest in the journalism theories, methods, findings and applications generated by research in communication and allied fields. читать польностью