MSU Faculty of Geography

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Faculty of Geography Lomonosov Moscow State University
Географический факультет МГУ имени М.В. Ломоносова
President Nikolai Kasimov
Dean Sergei Dobrolyubov
Location Moscow, Russia
Campus Urban
Website [1]

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.


There are 15 departments:

Human geography branch[edit]

Physical geography branch[edit]

Hydrometeorological branch[edit]

Geoecological branch[edit]

  • Department of Physical Geography of the World and Geoecology
  • Department of Environmental Management

Geoinformatics branch[edit]

  • Department of Mapping and Geoinformatics

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