Expert center
Expert Centre for Academic Quality and Creative Teaching is a subdivision of Universal University. It combines all the best practices in the field of education and teaching and provides continuous training and support for academic staff.

Main areas of work are:

International expertise

Monitoring and collecting best international expertise in the field of academic quality and new study formats and their consequent implementation into the teaching principles and processes of Universal University.

Experts integration

Special programmes of fast and efficient introduction of professionals from the creative industry to the teaching principles and methods.

Validation of study programmes
Collaboration with local and international academic partners.
Collaboration with professional community

Conferences on most current topics and problems of education, creative industry and business.

Research activity
Sofia Smyslova
Head of the Expert Centre
ssmyslova@u.university
Highest quality of education is a key priority of the Universal University. Expert Centre is focused on keeping ahead of all current education technologies and their quick and efficient implementation into our programmes and formats.

Our academic partners are:

  • University of Hertfordshire, UK
  • London Metropolitain University, UK
  • UC Berkeley, USA
  • The University of California (UСLA), USA
  • The University of Southern California (USC), USA
  • Gobellins animation school, France
  • National film and television school (NFTS), UK
  • MGIMO, Russia
  • INNOPOLIS, Russia

At Universal University more than

900 tutors currently teach


British Higher School of Art and Design
Moscow,<br />Nizhnyaya Syromyatnicheskaya St., 10-3
Scream School
Moscow,<br />Nizhnyaya Syromyatnicheskaya St., 10-4
Moscow Film School
Moscow,<br />Nizhnyaya Syromyatnicheskaya St., 10-2
MARCH Architecture School
Moscow,<br/>Nizhnyaya Syromyatnicheskaya St., 10-2
Moscow Music School
Moscow,<br />Nizhnyaya Syromyatnicheskaya St., 10-9
Moscow Advanced Communications School
Moscow,<br />Nizhnyaya Syromyatnicheskaya St., 10-12
MARCH Lab
Moscow,<br />Nizhnyaya Syromyatnicheskaya St., 10-2