The Academy of Public Administration under the aegis of the President of the Republic of Belarus (Belarusian: Акадэ́мiя кiрава́ння пры Прэзiдэ́нце Рэспу́блiкi Белару́сь, Russian: Акаде́мия управле́ния при Президе́нте Респу́блики Белару́сь), Minsk, is the leading higher educational establishment in a national education system of the Republic of Belarus and head establishment of education in system of training, retraining and in-service training of the personnel in management sphere.
The Academy of Public Administration was established in 1991 and it acquired the status of a presidential institution in 1995.
Today Academy of Public Administration under the aegis of the President of the Republic of Belarus claims to be not only a leading centre of science of the country in the field of the government, but also leading higher educational establishment in a national education system of the Republic of Belarus.
History of Academy of Public Administration
The Academy of Public Administration under the aegis of the President of the Republic of Belarus carries out a complete educational course of managerial personnel training. Established in 1991, the Academy has acquired the status of a presidential institution and is considered to be the leading state higher educational establishment in the system of training, retraining and requalification of managerial personnel.
Academy teaching staff include 155 Doctors of Science and PhD holders. Ministers and heads of governmental structures, key specialists of industrial enterprises and institutions, prominent Belarusian scholars, statesmen and foreign specialists also take part in the educational process.
Each year more than 6000 students, trainees and post-graduate students attend courses at the Academy. About 4500 civil servants also take their upgrading courses here.
Every year the Academy members publish hundreds of research papers, dozens of monographs and teaching aids. The Academy pays close attention to the research work of students, young scientists. There is a Student Scientific Association and a Council of Young Scientists. The Academy has established a Council on theses defense for the Doctor of Economics degree.
The Academy of Public Administration organizes traditional international and national scientific conferences such as:
Information Resources Management, Public Administration (conference of young scientists), Theoretical, Methodological and Applied Aspects of the Public Administration in Belarus and Abroad (students' conference). The Academy of Public Administration publishes "Research Papers of the Academy of Public Administration under the aegis of the President of the Republic of Belarus", the journal Problems of Management. Both publications are on the list of the scientific periodicals of the Republic of Belarus that publish the results of thesis researches.Rectors
Pro-rector on study
Pro-rector on scientific work
Pro-rector on study
Pro-rector on the general questions
Office for HR and Legal Affairs
Accounting and Finance Office
Educational and Methodical Office
Organization and Analysis Office
Organizational and Methodical Office
State Administration Research Center
State Human Resources Policy Research Center
Education Technologies Center
Center for the Scientific Support for the Automated Data System Reserve
Listeners and Students Research Laboratory
Center for International Cooperation and Educational Programs
Center for Upbringing and Youth Initiatives
Trade complex of the Academy of Public Administration under the aegis of the Belarus President
Postgraduate Studies Office
Research and Innovations Planning and Organization Office
Capital Projects Office
- Anatoly Shrubenko, Doctor of Economics, Professor (14 September 1992 to 3 April 2000)
- Peter Brigadin, Doctor of historical sciences, Professor (21 July 2000 to 14 November 2001)
- Peter Kuharchik, Dr.Sci.Tech., Professor (14 November 2001 to 25 April 2003)
- Stanislav Knyazev, Doctor of Law, Professor (25 April 2003 to 15 November 2007)
- Anatoly Morozevich, Dr.Sci.Tech., Professor (15 November 2007 to 2014)
- Marat Zhilinsky, Cand. Hist. Sci. (since 15 December 2014)
The Centre was formed to promote Academy's international links and mutually beneficial contacts with related national and foreign educational and research establishments on the basis of bilateral and multilateral agreements and running programmes on cooperation aimed at task solution in managerial personnel training and re-qualification.
The Centre promotes Academy's cooperation with its partner institutions: Armenia – Academy of Public Administration of the Republic of Armenia
Azerbaijan – Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Bulgaria – Foundation “Slavyane”
China – China National School of Administration
Cuba – Raul Roa Garcia Higher Institute of International Relations of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba
Czech Republic – College of Social and Administrative Affairs
Germany – Federal University of Applied Administrative Sciences
Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Economic Research Institute
Kyrgyzstan – Academy of Management under the President of the Kyrgyz Republic
Lithuania – Lithuanian Institute of Public Administration
Moldova – Academy of Public Administration by President's Office of the Republic of Moldova
Poland – Higher School of Management
Russian Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Moscow State Institute of International Relations (University) of the MFA of Russia
Volga-Vyatka Academy of Civil Service
Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Ministry for Foreign Affairs
Moscow City Government University of Management
Finance Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation
Moscow Institute of Economics, Management and Law
Murmansk branch of North West Academy of Public Administration
Russian Customs Academy
North-West Academy of Public Administration
Orlov Regional Academy of Civil Service, Astrakhan State University
Singapore – Singapore Civil Service College
National Academy of Public Administration under the Office of the President of Ukraine
Odessa Regional Institute of Public Administration
Kharkiv Regional Institute of Public Administration
Khmelnitsky University of Management and Law
Uzbekistan – Academy of State and Social Construction under the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Venezuela – School of Planning of Ministry of Planning and Development of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
Vietnam – Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics and Public Administration
37 agreements have been signed between the Academy and its partner institutions.
The Centre actively supports student and faculty exchange.
The Centre for International Cooperation and Educational Programmes provides assistance in organizing meetings between Academy's governing body and prominent international figures, lectures by representatives of foreign missions and international organizations held both for teaching staff and students. The Academy was visited by the heads of diplomatic legations from Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, China, Cuba, Venezuela, Turkey, India, UK, France, South Korea, Israel, Poland, Germany, Iran, Lithuania, Moldova, Turkmenistan, Estonia and also by UNDP Resident Representative in Belarus.
Academies of Public Administration of Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Ukraine will create the Eurasian Association of national academies and public administration and public service institutes. To sign authorized documents of Association it is planned in March, 2010 in Minsk.