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Central European, Russian and Eurasian Studies

University of Maryland

Bachelor On Campus
48 months
Duration
36892 USD/year
36892 USD/year
10780 USD/year
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About

The Central European, Russian and Eurasian Studies program from University of Maryland fosters in-depth knowledge of the region stretching from Prague in the West to Vladivostok in the East. This includes three main areas: Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, and Eurasia (the newly independent states of the former Soviet Union).

Overview

Our majors in the Central European, Russian and Eurasian Studies program from University of Maryland take courses in a range of different departments, gaining a firm grounding in the languages, literatures, history, politics, and economics of their area of study. They have the flexibility to do coursework in other fields related to the area as well. Students learn to examine our area of study with the tools of many scholarly fields.

Our goal is to advance knowledge about a wide array of different peoples, countries, and cultures in the former Soviet Union and Eastern/Central Europe. Students develop the skills to compare diverse areas by studying the entire region.

Our majors prepare for careers and graduate programs in which an in-depth knowledge of Russia, Central Europe, and Eurasia can be applied with great benefit, such as journalism, government service, diplomacy, business, a variety of professional schools, and M.A. and Ph.D. programs in the humanities and social sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Modernism in Central and Eastern Europe
  • Economic Development of Underdeveloped Areas
  • Comparative Economic Systems
  • Geography of the Soviet Union
  • Germanic Literatures in Translation: Literature of the Holocaust
  • German Literature in Translation: Kafka and Film
  • International Relations and World Politics: Developments in the Post-Communist World
  • Russian Political Thought
  • Foreign Policy of Russia and the States of the Former Soviet Union
  • Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics
  • The Holocaust of European Jewry
  • Nationalism and Communism in Eastern Europe
  • Modern Balkan History
  • History of East European and Russian Jewry
  • Studies in Philosophy: Marxist Philosophy
  • Women in Russian Culture
  • Russian Literature of the 19th Century I, II and III
  • Post Soviet Societies
  • History of Performance and Theatre in Russia

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
94
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Four years of English
  • Four years of math, including Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II. 
  • Three years of history or social science.
  • Three years of science in at least two different areas, with at least two lab experiences.
  • Two years of foreign language.
  • English proficiency for International students.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36892 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18446 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    36892 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18446 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    10780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5390 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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