ISSN 2225-7330

The Journal was published since 2011.
The Journal is included in Higher Attestation Commission of Russian Research,

group of scientific specialties:
13.00.02 - Theory and methodology of teaching and education
19.00.07 - Educational
19.00.13 - Developmental psychology, acmeology

Russian Research Citation Index, Ulrich's Periodicals Directory, and EBSCO databases
In 2016, the journal received a recommendation to submit an application in the Scopus database.

«PERSONALITY FORMATION» («OBRAZOVANIE LICHNOSTI») is the scientific and methodological publication that covers the scientific results and methodological projects of the researchers, innovative concepts and approaches in the different sectors of upbringing and education. The journal includes a number of directions of both fundamental and applied scientific knowledge. General content of the journal as the nation-wide edition relates to the problems of the science and practice in the field of education to the demands of the modern society.

The journal publishes the articles that actualize a complex solution of a broad range of social and pedagogical problems while considering the innovative processes and federal state educational standards (FGOS) of the new generation; the problems of the formation and development of personality in the modern world, the person-oriented approach in management; presents the pedagogical experience of the leading researchers and practitioners and the articles of the competent educators and psychologists. The journal is addressed to a wide audience: specialist in the field of management, administrative staff of educational organizations, teachers, psychologists and social workers.

The journal presents the articles of the leading Russian scientists, scientists from foreign countries, researchers, and practitioners in the main rubrics:

  • Science, education and society
  • The person in a system of management
  • Capability and giftednes
  • Resources of upbringing
  • Methodology, innovation, experience

In 2015, for comprehensive coverage of the problems of education of the younger generation, the formation of spiritual and moral and patriotic qualities, multicultural worldview Interregional social organization of promoting upbringing «Community organizers of the upbringing process» awarded the journal by the medal «For the promotion of upbringing!».


In 2016,
The Journal
received a recommendation to submit an application
in the Scopus database.



The Journal publishes articles by foreign authors in English.
We invite the scholars that are engaged in the study of personality formation, development, and socialization, as well as those working in the related areas, to become the active contributors to the journal. We are open to the various ways of cooperation, both within our publishing activities and in the format of social partnership.

The journal is published 4 times a year

Full-text versions of the journal «PERSONALITY FORMATION» («OBRAZOVANIE LICHNOSTI»)
are being placed in the open access via the platform of the Scientific Electronic Library eLIBRARY

The journal subscription index in the catalogue of the agency
«ROSPECHAT» — 80249