The Trent Building is home to the Department of Russian and Slavonic Studies
We are one of the largest departments of Russian and Slavonic Studies in the UK, internationally recognized for the excellence of our research and research-led teaching in the cultures and histories of Russia, the former Soviet Union and South-Eastern Europe.
The Department is renowned as a leading centre for Russian and Central and South-Eastern European studies in the UK. 60% of our research has recently been rated 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent'. We are in the top four in the UK for ‘Research Power’.
We offer an exciting and varied undergraduate programme of study with a wide choice of modules in Russian and Slavonic literature, culture and history and Slavonic languages.