School of Slavonic & East European Studies

UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies

The UCL SSEES Building on Taviton Street.

Founded in 1915, the UCL School of Slavonic & East European Studies (SSEES) is a world-leading centre for the study of Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe, Russia and the rest of the Former Soviet Union. Our teaching and research spans four key areas: Economics and Business, History, Languages and Culture, and Politics and Sociology.


Employment destinations

Some examples of career destinations of graduates from the faculty are shown below.*

Research programmes

Taught programmes

Research Associate, European Centre for Minority Issues
Political Research Assistant, Westminster
Researcher/Writer, Chambers and Partners
Business Analyst, MTV
Lecturer in Ukrainian, University of Cambridge
Teaching Assistant, Charterhouse Square School
Account Administrator, Pearson
Equity Research Analyst, Bloomberg
Teaching Fellow, UCL
Consultant, The World Bank
* All data taken from the 'Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education' survey undertaken by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA), looking at destinations of UK and EU students in the 2012 graduating cohort six months after graduation.