MSU Faculty of Geography

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Faculty of Geography Lomonosov Moscow State University
Географический факультет МГУ имени М.В. Ломоносова
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Moscow State University during celebrations, on 17-22 floors is Faculty of Geography
Rector Viktor Sadovnichiy
Dean Nikolay Kasimov
Location Moscow, Russia
Campus Urban
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MSU Faculty of Geography (Russian: Географический факультет МГУ) is a faculty of Moscow State University, created in 1938 by order #109 dated 23 July 1938. It is the largest collective of geographers in the world:[citation needed] 780 researchers, 1100 students and 200 post-graduates are working at the facility. The faculty consists of 15 departments:

Physical geography branch
Geoecological branch
  • Department of Physical Geography of the World and Geoecology
  • Department of Environmental Management
Mathematical geography branch
  • Department of Mapping and Geoinformatics
Human geography branch

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Coordinates: 55°42′00″N 37°31′46″E / 55.70000°N 37.52944°E / 55.70000; 37.52944