Objects of study and activity: structure and functional components of ecosystems of different levels and origins; anthropogenic impact on the environment and organization of measures aimed at ensuring the state of environmental safety.
The purpose of education: formation of students' professional competencies and training them as certified professionals capable of solving typical problems and problems of innovation and research in the field of ecology and environmental safety
Emphasis is placed on acquiring skills and knowledge in environmental security of urban areas, industrial facilities and energy complexes, which provides a certain employment and opportunities for further education and career growth.
Key words: ecological safety; security of territories, urban systems, industrial facilities; sources of natural and man-made hazards
Employment: Jobs at industrial and energy facilities, government agencies, educational, scientific and methodological institutions in positions intended to be replaced by specialists with basic higher education and standard nomenclature of positions, including administrative, inspection organizations and higher education institutions of all forms of ownership.