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.
We welcome PhD research proposals in areas such as:
- Russian literature, especially Chekhov
- Russian film
- Post-communist Russia and contemporary Russian culture
- Russian Orthodoxy
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:
- University of Auckland Doctoral Scholarship
- Faculty of Arts Doctoral Scholarship
- Freemasons University and Postgraduate Scholarships
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.