The department's scientific research works were closely connected with professional training of future teachers of mathematics and can be formulated as following: «The ways of mathematical and methodological training for future teachers of mathematics perfection». Lecturers participated in the annual scientific seminar organized by Moscow city Teachers' Training University professor A.G. Mordkovich in different cities of Russia. The department's scientific work from 1989 to 2001 resulted in organization of regional scientific practical conference in September 2001 on : «Problems of proffessional training of a teacher of Mathematics and Information Technology».
Scientific research has been conducted in two fields: «History of the development of mathematics and mathematical education in Tatarstan and Russia» and «Technologies for professional growth for future teachers of mathematics». Doctors of Pedagogy V.M. Berkutov and L.R. Shakirova work productively in the first field. Professor V.M. Berkutov has published 3 books and a series of articles in the above named field and L.R. Shakirova defensed her Ph.D. thesis. The majority of the department's lecturers work in the second field. Ph.D theses were defensed by N.V. Timerbaev, E.R. Sadykova, O.V. Razaumova, and M.V. Falileev.