The Bachelor's degree programme in Regional Studies is aimed at the study of global regions (Europe and Middle East) as well as particular countries, regional and interregional organizations.
A Regional Studies specialist has deep knowledge of the region: its history, culture, economy, religion, specifics of ethnoconfessional processes, regional aspects of international relations, non-governmental organizations activity.
Advantages of Regional Study specialization at the Institute of International Relations and World History:
compulsory study of two foreign languages, including in-depth study of the language of the region - Regional Study specialists study the English, Arabic, Armenian, Spanish, Italian, Chinese, German, Turkish, Farsi and French languages on the mandatory and optional basis;
provided professional and language internship in countries studied under the programme;
significant attention paid to the analysis of original sources;
participation of students in annual scientific events organized by the Institute of International Relations and World History (conference "Foreign Regional Study: Theory and Practice Problems", seminar of young scientists "Eastern Research").
Our graduates can efficiently work as:
employees of international organizations;
employees of diplomatic corps;
employees of legislative and executive bodies;
specialists of foreign economic activity;
law enforcement and special service officers;
experts and analysts;
researchers and teachers.
University of Rouen (France), Paris Institute of Political Studies (France)