Department of Higher Mathematics provides training for students of all of the specialties and specifications of the institute in the discipline "Higher Mathematics" which is the largest by the number of hours. Discipline "Higher Mathematics" is the basic discipline of the mathematical course; it plays the dominant role in the basic preparation providing.
Also for the students of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and the Faculty of Computer Technologies and Controlling Systems a number of specialized disciplines of the mathematical course are read.
The department is the largest in the institute by the number of teachers.
Teachers of the department are actively involved in both fundamental research in mathematics, physics and theoretical mechanics, and applied research.
Staff members have published more than 300 works in national and foreign journals. Teachers are actively involved in the work of Russian and international scientific conferences, they make presentations and deliver courses abroad. Professor Vladimir Tertychny is a member of the New York Academy and the Soros’ Professor.