Level of education: Master programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: Russian and French

Main academic courses

  • Barbarian Kingdoms of Europe
  • City and Society of the Middle Ages and Renaissance
  • "Insular" and "Continental" Historiography of the 5th to 16th Centuries
  • History of Diplomatic Relations Between Russia and France
  • History of Russian-French Cultural Relations
  • History of France
  • Political Power in Europe of the Modern Period: Structure and Variety
  • Portraits of the Figures in the Era of Renaissance and Reformation
  • Collapse of Colonial Empires and the Phenomenon of Post-colonialism
  • Russia in Wars and Social Conflicts of the 20th Century
  • Three Centuries of Cultural Interaction in Europe – the 18th to 20th Century
  • France in the Era of the Revolution and the First Empire
  • French Manuscripts and Autographs in St Petersburg Collections


Training involves teaching practice based on the traditions of St Petersburg University


  • Researcher
  • Archive worker
  • Museum worker
  • Library staff
  • Editor of the media
  • Scientific editor of the publishing house
  • Specialist in historical, cultural and educational tourism
  • Guide
  • Teacher in cultural and educational centres
  • Teacher in secondary and secondary special educational institutions
  • Screenwriter and editor in documentary films and television
  • Creative worker in advertising and PR services
  • Expert analyst
  • Expert consultant
  • Content manager

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