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 will celebrate its centenary. A range of events and celebrations will be taking place, further details of which can be found on our  Centenary webpages.


HE Elion Veliaj and Professor Jan Kubik

Albanian Minister at SSEES

On 20 January Erion Veliaj, Albanian Minister of Social Welfare and Youth visited SSEES to discuss the matters of common interest with SSEES Director, Jan Kubik, Bojan Aleksov and Alexander Nash Fellow in Albanian Studies, Gezim Krasniqi. Two main topics of the conversation were immigration and the Albanian educational system. More...

Publiseret: Jan 22, 2015 3:52:22 PM


Research Grant for Tomáš Cvrcek

Tomáš Cvrcek has been awarded a three-year research grant from the Grant Agency of the Czech Republic (GACR) entitled “Schooling and Human Capital During Industrial Revolution: The Case of the Habsburg Empire, 1780-1914“.

Publiseret: Jan 16, 2015 2:32:00 PM


Language books

Call for papers: The Politics of Teaching and Learning Languages

Deadline extended to 23 February 2015  More...

Starter: Dec 15, 2014 5:00:00 PM

Modern buildings in Prague

Call for Papers: Achievements and Challenges for the Emerging Economies of Central Europe

Invitation for proposals to the Economics and Business Conference at UCL SSEES on 22 - 24 June 2015 More...

Starter: Jan 16, 2015 12:00:00 AM