Level of education: Bachelor programmes

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 4 years

Language of instruction: English, Russian


  • Geography of Islamic Countries
  • Islam: History, Culture, and Practice
  • Culture and Ethnography of Islamic Countries
  • Islam in Russia
  • History of Islamic Countries
  • Asian and African Religions
  • Medieval Literature of the Islamic World
  • History of Islamic Law
  • Shi'ite Islam
  • Arabic
  • History of Law Doctrines in Islam
  • Introduction to the Quran Studies
  • Islamic art
  • Islam in South Asia
  • Historical and Philological Analysis of the Quran
  • Political Islam
  • Description of Arabic Manuscripts
  • Islamic History and Culture

Our advantages

  • Experienced academic staff, including native speakers
  • Development of language competences
  • Practical training and internships at the leading research institutions of St Petersburg, such as the Museum of the History of Religion
  • Networking with potential employers during regular career days, workshops and trainings organised by companies
  • Training of specialists capable of applying these skills and knowledge in their expert work and practical activities at museums, academic and educational institutions, state and private expert organisations, local and federal government agencies

Interested in this programme — set up your personal account to proceed with your application.