Volume 14 Issue 4 was published. 
The main theme of the issue: In search of justice: the idea of unconditional basic income


The articles are published in the Bulletin of the Institute of Sociology (Vestnik Instituta Sociologii) in Russian with a special supplement in English.
There are some full-text articles translated into English that originally was published in the journal in Russian.
For full-text articles in English please click here
2023. Vol. 14. No 4 published 12/25/2023
2023. Vol. 14. No 3 published 09/30/2023
2023. Vol. 14. No 2 published 06/30/2023
2023. Vol. 14. No 1 published 03/31/2023
All Issue:

2023 ( Vol. 14)  |  4   3   2   1  
2022 ( Vol. 13)  |  4   3   2   1  
2021 ( Vol. 12)  |  4   3   2   1  
2020 ( Vol. 11)  |  4   3   2   1  
2019 ( Vol. 10)  |  4   3   2   1  
2018 ( Vol.   9)  |  4   3   2   1  
2017 ( Vol.   8)  |  4   3   2   1  
2016 ( Vol.   7)  |  4   3   2   1  
2015 ( Vol.   6)  |  4   3   2   1  
2014 ( Vol.   5)  |  4   3   2   1  
2013 ( Vol.   4)  |  2   1  
2012 ( Vol.   3)  |  2   1  
2011 ( Vol.   2)  |  2   1  
2010 ( Vol.   1)  |  1  

Krzhizhanovskogo Street, 24/35, korpus 5, 117218, Moscow, Russia

Tel.: +7 (499) 128-85-19
Fax: +7 (495) 719-07-40

e-mail: vestnik@isras.ru

Federal Center of Theoretical and Applied Sociology of the Russian Academy of Sciences

web-site: https://www.fctas.org

Values and motivational orientations of student's youth

Research Article

Ирина И Шавырина, Candidate of Sociology associate of other organizaiton, , Candidate of sociological sciences, associate professor, department of sociology and management of the V.G. Shukhov Belgorod State Technological University, Belgorod, Russia
mailto: shavyrina_77@mail.ru
Инна И Демененко , associate of other organizaiton, , Senior lecturer, department of sociology and management of the V.G. Shukhov Belgorod State Technological University, Belgorod, Russia
mailto: inna12manager@gmail.com
Values and motivational orientations of student's youth.
Vestnik instituta sotziologii. 2017. Vol. 8. No. 2. P. 128-139

This Article is downloaded: 153 times
Topic: Values and their carriers

For citation:
Шавырина И. В., Демененко И. А. Values and motivational orientations of student's youth. Vestnik instituta sotziologii. 2017. Vol. 8. No. 2. P. 128-139
DOI: https://doi.org/10.19181/vis.2017.21.2.460


This article examines such issues as the formation of value-motivational guidelines for college-going youths. The value guidelines of a college student are a motivating factor which explains a certain direction, outlook on life and social activity. The authors pose a scientific issue, which boils down to a dissonance between the expectations and the reality which form in the minds of college-going youths during the process of their college education. Presented are the results of an empirical study conducted between October 20th and December 30th 2016 among those attending Belgorod province’s leading colleges. The results of the study allowed determining the leading motivational guidelines for college applicants when they enroll into a higher-educational facility, and for college students depending on the curriculum and gender differences. Analyzing the acquired data revealed that the core criteria for respondents when choosing a college are the availability of the desired specialty (64.60%), the college providing quality education (49.83%), and the college’s prestige (25.77%). The results also revealed that respondents valued the opinion of their inner circle (i.e. their parents), their desire to study together with friends and acquaintances, with a reasonable tuition fee also bearing considerable importance. Established was the fact that 66.83% of respondents who chose a state college considered the availability of their desired specialty to be important, while the same index for those choosing a commercial college equaled 59.04%. Students attending state colleges considered quality education to be important (55.29%), with the latter taking merely third place among students attending commercial colleges (36.14%). Depending on the curriculum, changes were revealed in such a motive as how prestigious the college is considered by provincial standards. 30.23% of freshmen find this important, while the same figure for those in their fourth year equals 22.77%: this indicates a shift in the vector of importance for college-going youths.


educational services, college-going youths, higher education, motives, labor market.


Demenenko I. A., Shavyrina I. V. Konceptualizacija klientoorientirovannogo podhoda v upravlenii vysshey shkoloy [Conceptualization of a customer-oriented approach in the management of the higher school] // Nauchny rezul'tat. Serija: Sociologija I upravlenie, 2016, vol. 2, no 1 (7), pp. 3 ‑ 6.

Doroshenko Y.A., Malykhina I.O. Perspektivy innovacionnogo razvitija vysshih shkol v sovremennykh uslovijah [Prospects of innovative development of higher schools in modern conditions]. Belgorodsky economichesky vestnik, 2015, no 2 (78), pp. 3‑8.

Efimova I. N. Analiz motivacii abiturientov privybore vuza (na primere Nizhegorodskoy oblasti) [The analysis of motivation of students when choosing a University (on the example of Nizhny Novgorod region)].Universitetskoe upravlenie: praktika i analiz, 2011, no 6, pp. 38‑45.

Grinkrug L. S., Vasilenko V. Obnovlenie obrazovatel'noy sistemy vuza: model' vzaimodeystvija s vneshney sredoy [Updating the educational system of the University: the model of interaction with the external environment].Universitetskoe upravlenie: praktika i anali, 2011, no 3, pp. 29‑36.

Guskova E. A., Shavyrina I. V. Problema professional'nogo samoopredelenija sovremennoj molodezhi v uslovijah konkurencii vuzov na rynke obrazovatel'nyh uslug [The problem of professional self-determination of modern youth in the conditions of competition of universities on the market of educational services].Vestnik Belgorodskogo gosudarstvennogo tehnologicheskogo universiteta im. V.G. Shuhova, 2014, no 3. pp. 215‑219.

Petrov A.V. Cennostnye predpochtenija molodiozhi: diagnostika I tendencii izmeneniy [Value Preferences of the Young: Diagnosis and Trends]. Sociologicheskie issledovanija, 2008, no 2, pp. 83‑90.

Sheregi F. E. Molodiozh' Rossii: Sociologichesky Portret [The Youth of Russia: Sociological Portrait]. Moscow, CSPiM, 2010, 592 p.


Content 2017' 21