Level of education: Bachelor programmes

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 4 years

Language of instruction: Russian

Main academic courses

  • Vocabulary, Grammar and Phonetics of the Portuguese language
  • History and Geography of Portugal
  • History of Portuguese Literature
  • History of the Portuguese Language
  • Lexicology of the Portuguese language
  • Portuguese Stylistics
  • Portuguese Studies
  • Methods of Teaching Portuguese
  • Theoretical Grammar of the Portuguese Language
  • Translation Theory and Practice
  • Second Romance Language
  • Introduction to Romance Philology
  • History of Russian and Foreign Literature
  • Introduction to Linguistics
  • Modern Russian
  • Latin
  • English
  • History of Philosophy
  • Logic
  • Psychology and Pedagogy
  • Computer Science and Internet Technology

Our advantages

  • Interpreting and translation skills, cross-cultural communication skills, and in-depth knowledge of the history and culture of the target language countries
  • Knowledge of various methods of linguistic analysis, methodological foundations of teaching foreign languages, and skills of research work in linguistic areas
  • Possibility of training in the target language country
  • Unique classes of simultaneous and written translation, experimental laboratories.



Graduates can work with two foreign languages as interpreters and translators, interpreter guides, foreign language teachers, editors, secretaries, publishers, media workers, and researchers.

Organisations where our graduates work
  • Embassies of Portugal and Brazil in Russia
  • Russian Embassy in Portugal
  • Russian Embassies in Angola and Mozambique
  • St Petersburg University
  • HSE University – St Petersburg
  • Military University of the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation
  • Tour operators: Intourist, Arctur Travel, Baltic Travel Company
  • FC Zenit Saint Petersburg
  • Legal centre with subsidiary translation bureau "Vosstaniya 6"

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