The Academy of Public Administration (ASOU) is a young and promising university, which was established by the Resolution of Moscow’s Regional Government in 2004. ASOU carries out educational activities in accordance with the programmes of higher education and additional professional education (advanced training and retraining of teaching staff). The structure of ASOU includes nine research centres that support the implementation of programmes and projects aimed at the development of education in the Moscow region.
Since 2011, ASOU has been actively involved in the implementation of international and domestic projects in the field of financial literacy for children and young people. In 2012, ASOU became a partner organisation of Aflatoun International and coordinator of social and financial education in Russia.