The School conducts research work in a wide range of areas within 90 academic fields. There are 8 research laboratories and several scientific research schools in the School of Education including well-known and influential research teams in the following areas:

    The History of Russian Spiritual Culture and Education

    The History of Problems in Countries of Asia and Oceania

    Theory and Techniques of Vocational Education

    Psychological and Educational Problems of Sports Training

    Theory of Literature Studies

    Education in Science

Among the faculty of the School there are members of various dissertation councils. The School of Education participates in collaborative research with leading scientific centers and universities of China, Korea, Germany and the USA, as well as with scientific and research institutions of the Russian Academy of Science, Russian Academy of Education, and leading Russian universities.