International Students can Study Philology in English at SUSU

International students have a unique opportunity to study in an English-language program in Russia and obtain a sought-after specialization in philology and foreign languages. Studying in the Master's program at South Ural State University will allow students to develop and meet the new challenges of the global world.

The Department of Modern Languages at SUSU Institute of Linguistics and International Communications invites foreign citizens to study the new 45.04.01 Philology Master Program in English. The program is a two-year, full-time, contract-based program. Students are chosen through personal interviews.

The highly qualified teachers of the SUSU Department of Modern Languages teach Master’s degree seeking students special disciplines that will help them become true professionals. Teachers include 1 Doctor of Sciences and 23 Candidates of Sciences.


"In the 21st century, knowledge of foreign languages is not a privilege but a necessity. A foreign language is not only a means of intercultural communication, but also one of the main criteria for employment. Knowledge of a foreign language is an indispensable component of education of successful people and professionals", - says the head of the Department of Modern Languages, Candidate of Sciences (Pedagogy), associate professor Ksenia Volchenkova.

Upon graduation, master's students will be ready to independently conduct research in philology, present the results of their research in scientific publications and presentations at international conferences, teach English as a foreign language, and actively use intercultural communication skills to establish academic and scientific contacts.

Academic partners of the Department of Modern Languages include the CSU Department of Business Foreign Language; the SUSMU Department of Foreign Languages with Latin Course; the UrFU Department of Foreign Languages and Educational Technologies; the KFU Department of Foreign Languages; the MISIS Department of Foreign Languages and Communication Technologies; the ITMO Department of Foreign Languages; and the TSU Organization and Technologies of Higher Professional Education Research and Education Centre.

The SUSU Department of Modern Languages successfully implements an effective system of continuous language training for specialists, thanks to which graduate students have a real opportunity to become a world-renowned scholar or a professional with a high level of foreign language proficiency.

South Ural State University (SUSU) is a university of digital transformations, where innovative research is conducted in most of the priority fields of development of science and technology. In accordance with the strategies of research and technological development of the Russian Federation, the university is focused on the development of big scientific interdisciplinary projects in the field of digital industry, materials science and ecology. In the Year of Science and Technology, SUSU will take part in the competition under the Priority-2030 program. The university performs the functions of a regional project office of the world-class Ural Interregional Research and Education Centre.


Let us remind that foreign citizens who have some questions connected to visa procedures can learn all the details regarding the documents by calling +7 (351) 267 93 30 or asking a question on VK.


If you want to get a prestigious degree at SUSU in English you may read about English-taught programs by clicking the link.

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