- Ethnic Studies Program and Ethnic
This new educational projects aim at studying the problem of ethnic
minorities, a most crucial one for today's Russia. In the autumn 1993,
two pilot projects were worked out by the EUSP Department of Ethnology,
on the initiative and with financial support of the International Higher
Education Support Program / Open Society Institute (HESP). The projects
were to cover the problems of ethnic tolerance and the prevention of
- The project "Unfinished Lessons"
Russia and the Caucasus in the 19th and 20th Centuries
- Archives Training Centre .
The Archives Training Centre (ATC) was set up to provide advanced learning
for specialists working in archives or manuscript departments of libraries,
museums, and various academic institutions. The purpose of training
and updating professional archivists is to make them well versed in
up-to-date archive-keping methodology and relevant disciplines.
- IMARS is a graduate program
for students who already hold a B.A. degree or its equivalent and wish
to continue their study of Russia or other successor states of the Soviet
Union. Those reading for an M.A. in Russian Studies at the EUSP are
expected to achieve a solid interdisciplinary understanding of the region
and to become first-class specialists in their field.
- The Open Graduate Courses Interdisciplinary
courses for posrgraduates, younger scientists and senior students from
higher education institutions in St Petersburg.