Doctoral study in Russian

Doctoral study in Russian is no longer available for new enrolments. You can still undertake Doctoral study in European Languages and Cultures. 

Research opportunities

We welcome PhD research proposals in areas such as:

  • Russian literature, especially Chekhov
  • Russian film
  • Post-communist Russia and contemporary Russian culture
  • Russian Orthodoxy

Our people

We combine innovative approaches to teaching with research interests in literature, language teaching, film, theatre and cultural studies.

Scholarships and awards

There are several scholarships you may be eligible for when you decide to pursue your PhD in Russian:

Help and advice

Our friendly staff will provide you with advice on enrolling in your PhD at Student Hubs.

If you would like to discuss your plans for your doctoral research you can contact our PhD Adviser.

Apply for doctoral study