find your perfect postgrad program
Search our Database of 30,000 Courses

University of Helsinki: Russian Studies

Institution University of Helsinki View institution profile
Department Faculty of Arts
Study type Taught


Russia is an important player in today’s world. In the future, there will be an increasing need for expertise in Russian culture, politics, and society in a variety of fields, in both national and international arenas.

The Master’s Programme in Russian Studies at the University of Helsinki is a two-year multi- and interdisciplinary programme, which will help you think globally. We focus on Russia as a vital actor in globally-shared challenges.


Study for the world

At the University of Helsinki, we believe that the power of thought can change attitudes, people and society - for the world. However, we cannot do this alone. Explore our degree programmes with teaching in English and join us in our efforts to bring hope for the globe. To keep updated about all the application dates and processes, subscribe to our Admissions Newsletter.

At the University of Helsinki, the scope of the International Master's Programmes is 120 ECTS credits to be completed with two years of full-time study. You learn from the best in their …

View Profile

Not what you are looking for?

Browse other courses in Eastern European history, or search our comprehensive database of postgrad programs.

Postgraduate Bursary Opportunity with

Are you studying as a PG student at the moment or have you recently been accepted on a postgraduate program? Apply now for one of our £2000 PGS bursaries.

Click here