The department was founded in 1938.

**Head of Department:** Professor, D.Sc. in Physics and Mathematics – Valery V. Benyash-Krivets

**Department staff:** 3 Professors, 7 Associate professors, 1 Senior lecturer

### Scientific directions:

- combinatorial group theory;
- geometric representation theory of finitely generated groups;
- theory of modules for module
- linear and algebraic groups;
- metric number theory;
- theory of Diophantine approximations
- theory of group formations and algebraic systems;
- Galois theory;
- theory of quadratic forms;
- theory of finite-dimensional algebra
- rings and modules
- solvability of theory of modules over theory of rings

### Specializations:

- algebra and number theory;
- mathematical basics of information security.