Department of Fundamentals of Architectural Design

The Department Fundamentals of Architectural Design appeared as a result of the connecting the Department of Drawing, Painting, Sculpture and the Department of History of Architecture and Fundamentals of Design in 2017. Teaching staff of the department train students on study majors "Architecture", "Design of the architectural environment", "Urban Planning". The methodological and scientific orientation of the department is the basis for training specialists in restoration and reconstruction of architectural heritage. The department educators carry out research activities in architectural and urban planning heritage of the peoples of Eastern Siberia and adjacent territories, hereby involving the students in real research and design.

Key personnel

Educational programs

Training period
Training period
5 years

Research projects

  • Architectural and planning organization of historically significant territories;
  • Preparation of a spatial database (digitalization) of cultural heritage objects of Irkutsk;
  • Restoration and adaptation of cultural heritage sites;
  • Reconstruction of fragments of historical buildings.

New releases

Service for the Protection of Cultural Heritage objects of the Irkutsk region
The Service is the executive body of the state power of the Irkutsk Region, exercising state control and authority on the territory of the Irkutsk Region in the field of preservation, use, popularization and state protection of cultural heritage objects (historical and cultural monuments) of the peoples in Russia.
It is a scientific research project restoration company. The main activity is design work: restoration and adaptation of cultural heritage objects, new construction objects, interiors, engineering internal and external systems, landscaping and landscaping of the territory.

Outstanding graduates

Vladimir Shishkanov
Irkutsk Community of Designers LLC / Leading Architect
graduate of 2008
Evgeniya Kuznetsova
LLC "Architectural and restoration workshop - 10" / Deputy Director
graduate of 2014