Interuniversity Scientific Journal «Aspirantskiy Vestnik Povolzhiya»
("Postgraduate Bulletin of the Volga Region”) has been published since
2000 upon the initiative of the Council of Rectors of the Samara
region, originally titled "Postgraduate Bulletin of the Samara
Government." The first issues were published with the support of the
Department of Youth Affairs of the Samara Region and the Ministry of
Culture. Since 2007 this scientific journal has become a
peer-reviewed scientific journal of the Russian Federation included in
the list of HAC (Higher Attestation Commission) of the Ministry of
Education and Science of the Russian Federation.
The Chief editor of the scientific journal «Aspirantskiy Vestnik
Povolzhiya» is the Chairman of the Council of Rectors of the Samara
region Academician Professor Gennady Petrovich Kotelnikov. The
editorial staff is based on training of the academic and teaching staff
administration of Samara State Medical University.
The journal is registered in the ISSN International Centre and has an
international Standard Serial Number ISSN 2072-2354. Information about
the journal is published in the catalogue "Press of Russia" (code
The journal is published 4 times a year. Manuscripts can be accepted
for publication according to the following groups of specialties:
14.01.00 - Clinical Medicine
14.02.00 - Preventive Medicine
14.03.00 – Medical and Life Sciences
14. 04.00 - Pharmaceutical Sciences
09.00.00 - Philosophical Science
The journal provides review for all submitted articles corresponding to
the subject. The reviewers of the Journal are leading scientists from
Samara, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Astrakhan, and foreign scientists who
have made significant contributions to the development of the
appropriated field of knowledge They are 8 Doctors of Science in
Philosophy, 1 Doctor of Science in History, 1 Candidate of Science in
Philology, 25 Doctors of Science in Medicine , three of them are
foreign scientists from Germany and France.
In accordance with the Federal Law of 29.12.1994 ¹77-FZ "On Obligatory
Copy of Documents", the editors regularly deliver a copyright deposit
to the branch of the ITAR-TASS – Russian Book Chamber. The journal is
delivered to Russian leading research libraries, libraries of leading
universities, Russian scientific organizations, universities and
libraries of Samara region. It is distributed by subscription and it is
also used in international contacts.
The journal is included in the Russian Science Citation Index and in
the list of leading peer-reviewed scientific journals for publication
scientific results of dissertations for the Degree of Doctor and
Candidate of Sciences, approved by the Presidium of the Higher
Attestation Commission of the Ministry of Education and Science of the
Russian Federation (HAC).
The journal has an official site on the Internet - www.aspvestnik.com,
with an open access to a full-text version of the journal.
The periodical scientific journal “Postgraduate Bulletin of the Volga
region” promotes the activity of research staff at academic
institutions and universities presenting the scientific results. It
presents the latest achievements of young scientists from the Samara
region and other regions of Russia to broad scientific community. The
journal also enhances the authority of the Samara region which
maintains and develops its scientific potential.
The articles are sent by the authors from different regions of Russia –
Samara, Moscow, St. Petersburg, Saratov, Nizhniy Novgorod, Ulyanovsk,
Ufa, Orel, Stavropol, Murmansk, Orenburg, Novosibirsk region,
Ingushetia, Khakassia, Vitebsk and Saransk.
The visitors of the site of the journal is used by researchers from
more than 20 regions of Russia, including Moscow, St. Petersburg,
Kazan, Samara, Saratov, Novosibirsk, Tyumen, Krasnodar, Nizhny
Novgorod, Perm, Chelyabinsk, Yaroslavl. Monthly statistics of visits to
the site is about 1,000 people.
According to the researchers and scientific supervisors, the journal is
high-demand editorial project in the Russian Federation, which
publishes scientific results of dissertations for the Degree of Doctor
and Candidate of Sciences.
The ability to publish scientific articles in the "Aspirantskiy Vestnik
Povolzhiya" will maintain and develop the scientific potential of the
region, will be a stimulus for new scientific results, will help to
solve the problem of attracting and retaining young scientists in
research institutes and universities.