taught in Russian and English

Level of education: Bachelor programme

Mode of study: Full-time

Duration of study: 4 years

Courses

  • Concept of Power in Central Asian Countries
  • History of Asian and African Countries (Ancient World, Middle East)
  • Geography of Central Asia
  • History of Central Asia
  • Central Asian Literatures
  • Changes in the Ethnic Map of Central Asia in the 19th–21st Centuries
  • History of Oriental Ideological Thought
  • Ethnography and Culture of Central Asia
  • Social Structure and Religious Beliefs of Central Asian Nomads in the 13th–19th Centuries
  • Major Issues in the History of Western Civilisation (Ancient and Medieval Periods)
  • Major Issues in the History of Western Civilisation (Modern and Contemporary Periods)

Our advantages

  • Experienced academic staff
  • Development of language competences stimulated by a bilingual learning environment (the programme is taught in Russian and English)
  • Practical training and internships at the leading research institutions of St Petersburg, such as the Oriental Manuscripts Institute and the Museum of the History of Religion
  • Networking with potential employers during regular career days, workshops and trainings organised by companies