Master's Programme in Russian Studies
Welcome new students
HOW DOES KNOWING RUSSIA HELP YOU TO THINK GLOBALLY?
Russia is an important player in today’s world. In the future, there will be an increasing need for expertise in Russian culture, politics, and society in a variety of fields, in both national and international arenas.
The Master’s Programme in Russian Studies (MARS) at the University of Helsinki is a two-year multi- and interdisciplinary programme, which will help you think globally. We focus on Russia as a vital actor in globally-shared challenges.
Find out more about the programme structure, content and courses from the link below.
How to apply
The quick guide gives you a general overview of the application process and how to apply. Make sure that you meet the admission requirements, prepare your documents in advance and apply when applications are open.
Please note that there is only one intake per academic year. You must submit your application online at the Finnish national application portal Studyinfo. The online application form is open only during the application period. Also the admission requirements for the programme can be found in Studyinfo.