Russia plays a crucial role in today's world and makes important contributions in a wide variety of scientific, technical, and humanistic fields. Knowledge of its linguistic and cultural backgrounds can prove advantageous in many areas of study.
Curious about our undergraduate programs?
- Prospective students: explore the Russian Studies undergraduate program site
- Listen to one of our students and her experience with the Russian Studies program
Interested in combining programs?
Certificate of Proficiency
This certificate is awarded to students who are not specializing in Russian Studies, but having taken several Russian language classes. View requirements for the Certificate of Proficiency.
Study abroad opportunities
Also offered is the Russian Program Abroad, the oldest of its kind in Canada. It’s an interdisciplinary course of instruction which allows motivated students the opportunity to study both here at Dalhousie and at Saint Petersburg University in Russia.