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Yekaterina Litvak

History (SSEES) BA, Second year

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45% rated 4* (‘world-leading’) or 3* (‘internationally excellent’)

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History (Russian and East European)

Entry 2015

Central and Eastern Europe and Russia have seen some of the most dramatic events in modern history – including the fall of the Berlin Wall and the conflicts in the Balkans. At SSEES you will receive both a broad historical training and access to the widest possible range of options concerning the region’s history.

Degree programmes

UCAS Degree programme Qualification Duration
V201 History with a Year Abroad (Russian and East European History) BA 4
V101 History (Russian and East European History) BA 3


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First career destinations

  • Associate, Deloitte (2012)
  • Full-time student, MPhil in Modern European History at the University of Cambridge (2011)
  • Trainee Accountant, Ernst & Young (2011)
  • Assistant Trader, Odey Asset Management (2010)
  • Full-time student, MA in History at UCL (2010)

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