Level of education: Aspirantura programme

Type of instruction : Full-time

Duration: 3 years

Language of instruction: Russian

Main academic courses

  • Aspirantura Programme Seminar
  • Foreign Literature
  • English
  • Spanish
  • German
  • French
  • Theoretical and Methodological Foundations for Studying Asian and African Literatures
  • Digital Transformation in Modern Information Society (eLearning)
  • Adapting and Studying at the University (eLearning)
  • Research Work
  • Theoretical and Methodological Foundations for Studying Asian and African Literatures
  • Teaching Practice
  • History and Philosophy of Science
  • 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 Literatures’ is designed to develop a holistic view among students of the literatures of the peoples of Asia and Africa. The subjects of professional activity of graduates are literatures and all areas of interaction with countries and peoples of Asia and Africa.