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Eastern European and Russian Studies

Master
18 months
Duration
3200 EUR/year
3200 EUR/year
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About

The Eastern European and Russian Studies Programme at Vilnius University allows you to explore Eastern Europe from modern and cosy Vilnius and build your expertise by studying in one of the leading research institutions in the region.

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Overview

Why study Eastern European and Russian Studies at Vilnius University ?

You will:

  • Join the lively hub of field experts and practitioners
  • Experience Russia in one hour distance
  • Take part in study trips to Belarus, Moldova, Georgia, Ukraine.
  • Conduct an internship in leading foreign policy institutions and think-tanks

Career Opportunities 

After you find out the difference between glastnost and perestroika, what will you be able to achieve? Graduates have found a number of different possibilities: some pursue their careers as civil servants in public administration institutions and diplomatic service.

Others work as analysts and experts in the international organizations, academic and research institutions, private sector in Lithuania and abroad. And just in case you wish to spread your knowledge and learn even more as a graduate of the Eastern and Central European studies you will have access to the third cycle (doctoral studies).

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Economic Transformation: From Command Economy to a New System
  • Search and Research: Methods and Approaches in Political Science
  • State and Society in Eastern Europe and Russia: From Autocracy to Democracy
  • Inventing Eastern Europe: Explorations of the European East
  • Russian Language
  • Introduction to Political Science Methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
65
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor degree or its equivalent;
  • English language proficiency - the level not lower than B2 (following the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) (Internationally recognized certificate or Skype interview)

  • The selection criterion is based on the weighted average of all grades recorded in the transcript of your academic report.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3200 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3200 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.

Funding

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