There are a number of Research Centres in the Faculty.  

Centre for Korean Language & Culture
Centre for Vietnamese Studies
Confucius Institute (Chinese Culture and Language Studies)
India Information Center
Research Laboratory for Analysis and Modeling of Social Processes


The FAAS not only maintains active cooperation with some of the largest science and research centres in Russia, but also it participates in cooperative international programmes with a number of higher institutions in Asia, Africa, Europe and North America. In particular, the Faculty cooperates with universities in Japan, China, South Korea, Mongolia, Egypt, Germany, Finland, Spain, Great Britain and the USA.

The Faculty organises regular international conferences and scientific seminars, in which specialists from many countries take part.

The Faculty publishes scientific articles on various issues of Oriental studies, contributed by Russian and foreign authors.