Level of education: Master programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: Russian

Main academic courses


  • Traditional Beliefs in West Africa: Language and Religion
  • Literature and Cultures of the Peoples of Hindustan
  • Contemporary Trends in Arabic Literature
  • The Book in the Far East
  • Medieval Persian Poetics
  • Sanskrit Poetics
  • Literature and Theatre
  • Khmer Literature of the late 20th to early 21st Century
  • Practicum in Reading Texts from the Collections of the Institute of Oriental Manuscripts of the Russian Academy of Sciences
  • Oriental Poetics and Aesthetics
  • Postmodern Asian and African Literatures
  • Religious Beliefs and Rituals as Reflected in Ancient Oriental Epics
  • Modern Nepali Poetry
  • Translation Theory and Practice: Business Text
  • Concepts of Contemporary Literary Studies
  • World Literary Process and Literature of Asia and Africa


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