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 Bulgarian
  • History and Geography of Bulgaria
  • History of Bulgarian Literature
  • History of Bulgarian
  • Bulgarian Lexicology
  • Bulgarian Stylistics
  • Bulgarian Studies
  • Methods of Teaching Bulgarian
  • Theoretical Issues in Bulgarian Grammar
  • Translation Theory and Practice
  • Second Slavonic Language (Polish / Serbian / Slovenian / Croatian / Macedonian / Czech – elective)
  • Second Slavonic Literature (Polish / Serbian / Slovenian / Croatian / Macedonian / Czech – elective)
  • Introduction to Slavonic Philology
  • History of Slavonic Studies
  • History of Russian and Foreign Literatures
  • Linguistics
  • Modern Russian
  • Old Church Slavonic
  • Ancient Greek / Latin (elective)
  • English
  • German / French (elective)
  • History of Philosophy
  • Logic
  • Psychology and Pedagogy
  • Computer Science and Internet Technology
  • History of Arts /Sociology (elective)
  • Political Science / Fundamentals of Economics (elective)
  • Bible and Culture / Fundamentals of Management (elective)
  • Cultural Studies/ Introduction to Semiotics (elective)

Our advantages

  • Interpreting and translation skills, intercultural communication skills, literary analysis skills, and knowledge of the history and culture of the target language countries
  • Comprehensive knowledge in a chosen area of study
  • Interdisciplinary approach, uniquely designed courses and a wide range of issues and methodology of philological research
  • Continuity of the traditions of the oldest scientific schools in Russia and the innovative programmes based on them
  • Active cooperation with foreign universities; internships in the target language country.

Career opportunities


Graduates are ready to work as: translators and interpreters with knowledge of two foreign languages; escorting interpreters; foreign language teachers; 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.