Level of education: Master programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: Russian

Main academic courses

  • Vocabulary, Grammar, Phonetics of Danish, Dutch, Norwegian, Swedish (according to the educational trajectory)
  • Interpreting
  • Literary Translation
  • Business and Creative Writing
  • Linguistic Tools of National Identity
  • Computer Science and Internet Technology
  • English

Our advantages

  • Continuity of the traditions of the oldest scientific school of Scandinavian and Dutch studies
  • An opportunity to have an internship in the target language country
  • Students master interpreting and translation skills, intercultural communication skills, and the skills of literary analysis
  • Students study the history and culture of the target language country
  • Comprehensive knowledge in the chosen field of study
  • An interdisciplinary approach, uniquely designed courses, and a wide range of issues and methodology of philological studies
  • Active cooperation with foreign universities

International relations

  • The Ministry of Higher Education and Science (Denmark)
  • The University of Bergen
  • The University of Tromsø
  • The University of Oslo
  • Ghent University
  • Radboud University Nijmegen
  • Uppsala University
  • Lund University
  • Stockholm University

Main areas of research

  • Lexicology (including comparative lexicology)
  • Lexicography
  • Grammar (including comparative grammar)
  • Translation studies

Career opportunities


Graduates are ready to work as: translators and interpreters with knowledge of two foreign languages; escorting interpreters; foreign language teachers in universities; editors; and personal assistants. They can also work in publishing houses and in the field of mass communication, and be involved in research activities.

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