In the monograph a person is considered as a subject of psychological research,while self-awareness as the basis of self-development. The problem of the personality formation and development has been explored and also the influence of external and internal factors in this process. The author has shown the age dynamics of the personality development and the role of education in the process of psychological development. Professional and personal development and self-development of students while studying at higher school is considered and means and methods to improve the quality of their development. Recommendations on self-development and self-improvement of the individual for self-realization and self-actualization are proposed.
The publication is intended for professionals, it may be useful to students, masters and postgraduate students.