Evgeniy Ya. Butko
Our University is one the oldest institutions
of higher education in the field of
geodesy and cartography. In spite of its age our University is in the permanent process
of development and adaptation to the demands of modern society.
The principal objectives of Moscow State University of Geodesy and Cartography
are the following ones:
- to train specialists of high qualification, to have fundamental theoretical knowledge,
practical skills in their specialty and be well informed of the most recent science
and technology achievements;
- to carry out, together with training, fundamental research and applied scientific
studies, to participate in working out and developing special purpose international
projects of Russian and international organizations;
- to provide researchers, instructors and specialists with postgraduate training as
well as additional retraining and courses for improving qualification.
The University has entered the new century with a highly creative potential of the
staff and a rich scientific base, actively using in the educational process the newest
technological achievements in the field of geodesy, cartography, photogrammetry,
remote sensing and cadastre.
Russian higher education is notable for its authority as one of the best engineering
schools. Our professors and technical staff, having unique pedagogical experience in
training students and post-graduates from all over the world, will always be happy to
share their knowledge and experience with you.