The department is known by the scientific school, which is headed by Professor Yaroslav Shramko. The collection of scientific works “Actual Problems of Spirituality” is published annually. Also there are conferences, which are held for students and academic staff. Moreover the students’ collection “Unosofia” is published.

The department cooperates with the Institute of Philosophy of NASU, KNUTSH, the Institutes of Philosophy of Berlin, Dresden and Bochum Universities. Academic staff of the department has repeatedly received scientific grants, scholarships and international scientific awards.