The concept of the educational program for the training of museologists is based on the contemporary idea of museum practice being an important segment of culture that affects the development of society and on the idea of a museum as an institution that ensures dialogue of cultures in space and time.
Students receive fundamental training in humanities, knowledge and practical skills in the main areas of museum activity.
Types of occupation: research, organization and management, industry and technology, culture and education, project-related.
Key disciplines of the program: museology, art history, study and preservation of cultural and natural heritage; records, storage and acquisition of museum objects, history of material culture and archeology, museum design, exhibition design.
Practical internships: archaeological, museum- and fund-related, project-related.
Great opportunities for the students are provided by the socio-cultural environment of RSUH itself: collections of the Tsvetaev Museum (part of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts); RSUH Museum Center, which hosts numerous art exhibitions; international educational and academic centers. The students participate in national and international conferences, round tables, seminars, schools.
Areas of occupation: museums, art galleries; libraries, archives; funds; public organizations; tourism; research institutes and analytical centers; centers of cultural and natural heritage, mass media.