Educational divisions

Contact information:

Address: 1 B Partizanskaya  str,  2/4  Gogol str

Phones: 8 (8793) 33-75-22; 8 (988) 868-65-74

Faculty head:

• Dean of the Faculty – Vladimir A. Fursov, Candidate of Juridical Sciences, associate professor.

Structural subdivisions:

1. Department of Civil Law and Process

2. Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

3. Department of Theory and History of State and Law

4. Department of Theory and History of State and Law

General information about the faculty

The faculty of law of NCFU branch in Pyatigorsk was created in 2012 on the basis of law faculty of the branch of North Caucasus State Technical University in Pyatigorsk and of the Institute of Economy and Law of Pyatigorsk State Humanitarian and Technological University. The new faculty adopted advanced traditions and vast experience in teaching activity of both institutions.

Scientific activities of the faculty

Research activity of the faculty includes two main blocks:  research work of the teaching staff and research work of the students and postgraduate students.

Special attention of the faculty is paid to promoting research and creative activity of the students.  This task is implemented with the help of the organization of the student scientific circles and societies.

Legal clinic «CRYSTAL», which allows the students to implement their primary professional skills in providing free legal aid to citizens, is functioning at the faculty.

In 2013 Research and education center for anti-corruption legal policy in the North Caucasus Federal District was established at the faculty in cooperation with the Saratov branch of the Institute of State and Law, of Russian Academy of Sciences.

The faculty carries out international cooperation with scientific centers of Austria, Czech Republic, and Bulgaria and other countries.  

Employment of the faculty graduates

Students begin to work in the profession during the learning process. It is a major indicator of high level of teaching at the faculty and in the University as a whole. At the present time, the faculty cooperates with the leading enterprises of the region, law enforcement and government bodies. The graduates of the Institute successfully work in the Ministry of internal Affairs (police), Public Prosecutor's office, Investigative Committee, arbitration, military, intermediate and magistrate courts, courts of general jurisdiction, legal departments of organizations and enterprises of different ownership forms, the bar, notary offices, regional departments of the Federal service of judicial officers, legal departments of local authorities.