Sholokhov Moscow State University for the Humanities is aimed at developing as a prestigious — winning university— a leader of Russian and international education in the sphere of applied science for the humanities.
— In this regard Sholokhov Moscow State University for the Humanities is aimed at developing science, art, technologies as well as realizing competitive educational programs in the sphere of applied science for the humanities.
Mission of SMSUH is based on admitting the fact that a Man with his abilities and qualities represents the fundamental basis of economical, social, political development of modern society. This increases the value of science for the humanities in the present-day world and to necessity of applied usage in order to develop human potential and harmonization of public relation. Therefore it raises the systemic inquiry of the contemporary society for developing technologies for the humanities. The effective functioning of democratic, social and economical institutions depends on existing «climate», atmosphere of trust which is based on technologies for the humanities. In this respect these technologies assume a status of the social fund.
Technologies for the humanities are technologies of soft human influence, technologies for social engineering. Development of modern technologies for the humanities contributes to the formation of attraction of the national culture and the country in whole.
— An additional point is that in conditions of globalization the role of technologies for the humanities as an instrument securing national economic (marketing, management, advertising and public relations), social (ecological humane technologies, education) and political (political technologies) competitiveness becomes very important.
— Under the circumstances it’s crucial to study existing technologies for the humanities and develop new advanced technologies, corresponding to the demands of governmental and social institutions that deal with technologies. It’s becoming a promising trend of development of applied research studies and vocational education.
— The leadership of — Sholokhov Moscow State University for the Humanities in the sphere of — technologies for the humanities corresponds to the development of its history, its scientific and educational potential.
Strategic objectives for the development of Sholokhov Moscow State University for the Humanities:
1. — — — The university should take the first position among other educational institutions in such spheres as youth policy and work with youth until 2015.
2. — — — It should acquire the leading role in the sphere of application of technologies for the humanities and as a result get a status of the National Research Institute until 2020.
3. — — — SMSUH should be included in the group of world leaders in the sphere of applied research for the humanities and technologically based education for the humanities until 2025.