Biology Education

Start: 1 September 2021

Degree: Master 

Duration: 2 years

ECTS: 120

Language: Russian

Application deadline: 20 July 2021

Programme website:


The idea behind the programme is to train a teacher for secondary and higher education institutions who would have fundamental biology education. The programme is a combination of fundamental biology education and innovations in teaching.

Programme Contents:

  • Contemporary education: development subjects and contexts
  • Contemporary innovative practices and technologies in education.
  • Contemporary management in an education institution.
  • IT in education.
  • History and methodology of biology.
  • History and current problems of biological education in Russia.
  • Methodological problems of school biological education.
  • Methods of teaching biology and ecology.
  • System of teaching intellectually gifted children biology and ecology.
  • Methods of out-of-school work in biology and ecology.
  • Biological experiments in school.
  • Useful plants.
  • Siberian fauna.
  • Biological diversity.

Our alumni can continue their education as PhD-students at TSU or other higher education institutions.

Required documents (to be submitted online):


1) a passport copy;

2) a Bachelor's diploma copy (OR a registrar-issued transcript of grades for the last semester); upon arrival students must provide the admissions committee with an original document;

NOTE! documents received in a foreign country are submitted legalized in accordance with the procedure established by the legislation of the Russian Federation, or with the apostille (except when, in accordance with legislation of the Russian Federation and (or) an international treaty legalization and apostille are not required)

3) certified translation of the diploma and the passport into Russian language (can be submitted upon the arrival)

4) a completed application form (online)

5) other diplomas and certificates proving any other achievements (if available)

6) entrance exams:

                - written test in Biology

                - an interview 

Tuition fee per year is 207 400 rub.   


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