The Dissertation Council D004.003.01 on the basis of the Federal State Institution of Science Institute of Metal Physics, named after M.N. Mikheev, Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IMP UB RAS) is approved by the Orders of the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation № 714, 02.11.2012 and №188, 02.26.2015.
Specialities granting the right to the Council to hold thesis defense for Doctor of Science (PhD) degrees and speciality passports are:
- 01.04.07 - Condensed matter physics (physical and mathematical sciences)
- 01.04.11 - Physics of magnetic phenomena (physical and mathematical sciences)
- 05.16.01 - Physical metallurgy and heat treatment of metals and alloys (technical sciences)