Level of education: Aspirantura programme

Type of instruction : Full-time

Duration: 3 years

Language of instruction: Russian

Main academic courses

  • English
  • General History
  • Spanish
  • History and Philosophy of Science
  • Methodology of Humanities and Social Sciences in Islamic Studies
  • French
  • Adapting and Studying at the University
  • German
  • Research Work
  • Digital Transformation in Modern Information Society (eLearning)
  • Aspirantura Programme Seminar
  • Teaching Practice
  • Theoretical and Methodological Foundations for Studying Asian and African Histories
  • Graduation Project Preparation

Resource opportunities for research

  • The M. Gorky Scientific Library of St Petersburg University
  • Access to the university network of academic journal databases (including foreign ones) in their area of study
  • Access to world information resources: Elsevier, the Digital Dissertation Library, EBSCO and others

Our advantages

The doctoral programme ‘Asian and African History’ is designed to develop a holistic view of the history of the peoples of Asia and Africa among students. The graduates will carry out their professional activity in the subjects of history and all areas of interaction with countries and peoples of Asia and Africa.