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MSU Faculty of Biology (Russian: Биологический факультет МГУ) is a faculty of Moscow State University, created in 1930. It is one of the largest faculties of MSU. There are about 1500 employees, including over 100 professors, 140 associate professors and teachers, 700 research associates. It prepares a wide range of shots on various biological specialties and it is the base for carrying out scientific researches on biology and adjacent areas. The Faculty Dean is - Mikhail Kirpichnikov, a member of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

Faculty of Biology Lomonosov Moscow State University
Биологический факультет МГУ имени М.В.Ломоносова
DeanMikhail Kirpichnikov



There are 27 departments and more than 50 scientific laboratories, 5 special laboratories, 2 biostations, zoological museum, herbarium and botanical garden with its branch:[1]

  • Department of Anthropology
  • Department of Biochemistry
  • Department of Bioengineering
  • Department of Biological evolution
  • Department of Bioorganic chemistry
  • Department of Biophysics
  • Department of Biotechnology
  • Department of Cell biology and histology
  • Department of Embryology
  • Department of Entomology
  • Department of General ecology
  • Department of Genetics
  • Department of Geobotany
  • Department of Higher nervous activity
  • Department of Highest plants
  • Department of Human and animals physiology
  • Department of Hydrobiology
  • Department of Ichthyology
  • Department of Immunology
  • Department of Microbiology
  • Department of Molecular biology
  • Department of Mycology and algology
  • Department of Physical and chemical biology
  • Department of Physiology of plants
  • Department of Virology
  • Department of Zoology of invertebrates
  • Department of Zoology of vertebrata

Biological stations and other branchesEdit

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  1. ^ "О факультете". (in Russian). Retrieved 2019-06-19.