Nature management | Master's Degree Program | Altai State University

The educational program creates specialists capable of solving problems in the sphere of rational use of natural resources, natural-resource safety, geoecological monitoring, which are necessary today for building an innovative resource-based economy in Altai Krai and Russia. Rational and effective use of natural resources and natural resource potential is one of the main directions of Altai Krai socio-economic development till 2035. On the federal level the priority directions of development of science, technologies and techniques in the Russian Federation include the rational use of natural resources. The issues of nature preservation, improvement of public health and quality of environment become the priority. 


05.04.06 Ecology and environmental management


Nature management

Learning mode

2 years,  full-time education

State-funded places


Employer-sponsored places


Fee-paying places


Tuition fees per semester in 2023 / 2024 academic year

66 040 ₽

Entrance test

Ecology and Environmental Management Examination

Passing score in 2022


What training you get

Training of highly qualified specialists in the field of organizational and administrative activity, who can find and make ecologically important decisions providing rational nature use, ecological safety of the population and long-term steady development of the region and the state as a whole is conducted. Research work is carried out in the following fields: nature management, sustainable development, geoecology, integrated use and protection of water resources, economics and management of natural resources.

Core disciplines

  • Computer technologies and statistical methods in ecology and environmental management;
  • Modern problems of geoecology and environmental management;
  • International cooperation in the field of environmental protection;
  • Economics and management of natural resources;
  • State management in the field of ecology and nature management;
  • Legal regulation in sphere of ecology and nature management.

Career opportunities and graduates

The career paths of the graduates of the program are varied. Some become experts in the field of environmental management and ecology, occupying prestigious positions in government agencies, others leave for research institutes, to find ways to optimize the interaction between society and nature, and still others build their own business in the field of environmental design, ecoanalytics and overcoming natural disasters.


  • Programm Head - candidate of geographical sciences, assistant professor, chair of nature use and geoecology, Slazhneva Svetlana Sergeevna.
  • Phone: +7 (3852) 291-279
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