The department conducts vigorous research activity in the field of town planning.
For 2018 more than 10 subjects of scientific research of graduate students together with professors and associate professors are implemented.
Student's research work with bachelors and masters is actively being developed which results are annually reported at the Student's research Conference held every spring at the University and also within the international and domestic projects and workshops develops.
Main subjects of researches:
• REGIONAL AND TOWN PLANNING
• URBAN PLANNING AND DESIGN
• SUSTAINABLE URBAN DESIGN
• SMART CITY
• URBAN TRANSPORTATION AND MOBILITY
• SPATIAL PLANNING SOLUTIONS OF URBAN TERRITORIES AND URBAN MODELLING
• URBAN SPORT INFRUSTRUCTURE
• LIFE CIRCLE OF URBAN OBJECTS
International activity: participation in the international TEMPUS, ERASMUS+, JEAN MONNET projects, in programs of student's and academic mobility. Every year students of department participate in the international workshops, go to study as semestrial programs in the Universities of Europe.
Scientific and technical activity: The department cooperates with the leading research institutes of Moscow and the Moscow region, actively participates in city projects and performs research works.
In 2018-2019 more than 20 students of Department participate in the city project of development of the concept "my RIVER".
More than 10 students participated in the research work devoted to development of a 3D model of the territory by New Moscow.
Every year the Department is the organizer of the International Conference "Sustainable urban development" which unites more than 150 participants on the University platform.
The department is a participant of all large actions: 2018 - Arkhmoskva, Forum 100+, carried out in Yekaterinburg the TESIS Conference (Baku), FORM 2018 (MGSU, Moscow).
Staff of department is authors more than 30 textbooks, manuals and methodical materials which are used in educational process.