Moscow State University of Geodesy and Cartography (MIIGAiK) was established in 1779.
It is a centre of higher surveying education in Russia and the largest HEI of this type in Europe.
Today it is actively participating in the exploration of outer space and application of the results of this exploration to science, economy, agriculture, geological prospecting and ecology.
Most of national geodetic, optical services and topographic enterprises of different countries have close economic and scientific relations with MIIGAiK.
Since 2008 the design of study programmes in line with Bologna is one of the key directions of the its further development.MIIGAiK project page MIIGAiK official website