School of Slavonic & East European Studies

UCL School of Slavonic & East European Studies
UCL School of Slavonic & East European Studies

UCL SSEES is one of the world's leading institutes specialising in Central, Eastern, South-Eastern Europe, Russia and Eurasia. Our faculty are uniquely distinguished in their research, teaching and professional activities and we offer distinctive BA, MA and PhD programmes in: Economics & Business, History, Languages & Culture, and Politics & Sociology. SSEES also leads the inter-university Centre for East European Language Based Area Studies (CEELBAS), the International Masters in Economy, State, and Society (IMESS), participates in the FP7 network project, ANTICORRP and runs the UCL Mellon Programme.

In 2015, SSEES is celebrating its centenary. A range of events and celebrations are taking place, further details of which can be found on our Centenary webpages.


SSEES MA Student Offered Wolfson Scholarship

SSEES MA student Bryan Karetnyk has been offered a Wolfson scholarship to do his PhD at SSEES on 'Nabokov's European period and the émigré context'. More...

Published: Mar 30, 2015 3:10:42 PM

Welcome to SSEES

We extend a warm welcome to Dr Uku Lember the 2015 Estonian Visiting Scholar. More...

Published: Mar 19, 2015 2:21:52 PM


Trams in a European Street

SSEES 100: Historical Parallels, Contemporary Perspectives - Central Europe 100 Years On

The third Central Europe Symposium with keynote speakers from the region and panels on Politics/History, Economics and Culture. More...

Starts: Apr 21, 2015 10:00:00 AM

Portrait of Igor Stravinsky, by Albert Gleizes, 1914

SSEES 100: Chamber Music Concert

The programme includes Igor Stravinsky's "The Soldier's Tale: Suite" (1915/20) and Béla Bartók's "Contrasts" (1938) for violin, clarinet and piano. More...

Starts: Apr 30, 2015 6:30:00 PM