Minsk Theological Academy, founded in 1996, is the highest special educational institution of Russian Orthodox Church in Belarus. The academy is a private educational institution. The training programs meet the standards and rules established by the Educational Committee of Moscow Patriarchy.
Minsk Theological Academy cooperates with various educational institutions both in Belarus and beyond. Such cooperation improves the educational process, educational and methodical bases, research and expert activities. The Academy has signed MOUs with educational institutions of Belarus, Russia, Switzerland, Germany, Moldova, Serbia, the USA and Poland.
Under the MOU, joint conferences, seminars and other events are held; there is also exchange of scientific information and researches publications, on upcoming scientific, educational and cultural events.