Undergraduate study in Russian

What you can study in Russian

You can study Russian language from beginners level. At more advanced levels there are opportunities to develop your language skills through study abroad in Russia.  

Structuring your study in Russian

You can take elective courses in Russian or complete a Module in Russian as part of your Bachelor of Arts. You can also complete a Certificate in Languages or Diploma in Languages in Russian.

Students interested in Russian are encouraged to take a major in European Studies.

Taking a Module in Russian

If you would like to study Russian alongside your two BA majors, you can complete a Module.

A Module is an optional grouping of three courses on a particular theme which enables you to add extra value to your Bachelor of Arts.

Take a look at Modules.


Explore the undergraduate courses you can take in Russian:

First time enrolment in language courses

If enrolling in a beginner language course, you will need to complete a Language Proficiency Declaration to ensure you are enrolling in the right course for your level. This will be provided to you through Student Services Online after you have enrolled.

Read more about first time language course enrolment.

Scholarships and awards

Help and advice

Our friendly staff will provide you with advice on planning your degree and enrolling in your courses at Student Hubs.

If you would like to find out more about studying Russian, you can contact our Undergraduate Adviser.