Department of Slavonic Studies

Modern & Medieval Languages

Department of Slavonic Studies



Welcome to the Department of Slavonic Studies. The Department is unique in the United Kingdom in offering undergraduate and graduate teaching in Russian and Ukrainian. We have a thriving research culture in the cultural history of Russia, Ukraine and Poland up to the present day.

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On these pages, you will find extensive information about our:

News and Forthcoming Events

The Department has a very active programme of public lectures, research seminars and workshops planned for the 2013-14 academic year. Events organised by the Departmental Office, The Ukrainian Studies Programme, CamCREES, the Memory At War Project and CRASSH are all detailed within these pages.

Information for our new and continuing students

The 2013-14 lecture list should be made the first point of call for checking when your lectures/ seminars are.

Mphil and PhD students, please refer to the Graduate Studies Pages for start of term announcements and the core-course timetables.

The Department, along with the Cambridge Committee for Russian and Eastern European Studies has a facebook page which we urge you all to join to keep upto date with all of the forthcoiming events and research related news: CamCREES facebook page

And finally, don't forget that the Department also offers open language classes in Polish and Ukrainian at beginners, intermediate and advanced levels. For more information, please see our Other Courses pages.