Moscow Automobile and Road Construction State Technical University (MADI) was founded on the basis of the Moscow Institute of Transport Engineers and the Higher Road Traffic School of TsUDORTRANS on December 13, 1930.
Since 1992 it has a technical university status, keeping its traditional name. The scientific and pedagogical work was done by over 800 full and associate professors, including 100 doctors of science and around 500 candidates of science.
Since 2010 the institute has been bearing the new name - Moscow Automobile and Road Construction State Technical University (MADI).
The university train students on 32 specialities and 9 bachelor training programs. The graduate categories are bachelors, masters, engineers, managers. MADI maintains relations with road system structures in Moscow and regions.
Now MADI comprises over 250 higher education institutions in Russia as part of the Education and Methodics Association for Transport and Technology Complexes and is a coordinating resource center setting forth directions for the improvement, contents, methodology and practice of teaching disciplines related to the development of motor transport and road system.
MADI does systematic work to enhance scientific research and to involve the public in solving traffic safety issues: