Кафедра ЮНЕСКО по университетскому управлению и планированию

Кафедра ЮНЕСКО по университетскому управлению и планированию
UNESCO Chair in HE
Year of foundation: 
Member since: 
UNESCO Chair in University Management and Planning
Parent Institution's name (english translation): 
Ural Federal University named after the first President of Russia B. N. Yeltsin
Parent Institution's name (original language): 
Уральский федеральный университет им. первого Президента России Б. Н. Ельцина


Institutional postal address: 
Lenin Ave nº51 Yekaterinburg Russia Zip: 620083
Institutional e-mail: 
Institutional phone: 
007 343 350 74 33
Institutional fax: 
007 343 350 74 33

Mission / Vision

Development of a management potential of the HEE heads all over Russia based on informing them about the best domestic and foreign practices in the sphere of higher education. Creation of the informational resources devoted to the problems of the university management, which should be available to all. Teaching and consulting the HEE heads about the contemporary technologies of the university management.


To modernize management and planning system of the university and other higher education institutions in the Russia; To develop a long-term strategy for institutional development of the university in context of local and regional social and economic development; To develop and introduce new approaches and new informational technologies in management and planning of higher education institutions; To develop various networks of regional, national and international collaboration in the field of management and planning of higher education institutions.

Main activities

1. Publishing a journal «University Management: Practice and Analysis» (http://umj.ru).

The journal publishes material on burning issues related to university management, presents advanced experience of university management, informs about programs and projects in the field of university management. The main topics touched upon by the journal, include:

  • Strategic university management;
  • Managing quality of education;
  • Creation and management of university complexes;
  • Financial management at higher educational institutions;
  • HR management at universities;
  • Informational technologies in university management;
  • Educational marketing;
  • Accessibility of higher education and cost – sharing.

2. Educational and consulting programs:

  • «Strategic management in higher educational institutions»
  • «Management of university quality system»
  • «Improvement of university management»

3. Organization the conferences



  • UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • The Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP)

Sponsored by

  • Generalitat de Catalunya. Ministry of Business and Employment. Department of Research and Universities
  • Generalitat de Catalunya. Ministry for Foreign Action and Open Government