School of Slavonic & East European Studies

SSEES students in Krakow library
SSEES students in Krakow library

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.


Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellowship

Peter Berta will join SSEES in February next year to take up a two-year Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellowship. More...

Published: Oct 31, 2014 9:43:57 AM

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Bright Club

On 14 October Roxana Bratu joined other UCL academics at the thinking person’s comedy night –Bright Club - where UCL researchers become stand-up comedians. More...

Published: Oct 27, 2014 11:16:53 AM


Language books

SSEES 100: Call for papers: The Politics of Teaching and Learning Languages

The significance of the title ‘The Politics of Teaching and Learning Languages’ is twofold: first, it alludes to politics and foreign languages in education, and second, to the politics of teaching and learning languages. More...

Starts: Oct 22, 2014 5:00:00 PM

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The Interplay of Politics and Science in the Making of Petr Kropotkin's Modern Anarchism- Richard Morgan (UCL SSEES)

This presentation will discuss the interplay between the diagnostic and remedial aspirations of Kropotkin's revolutionary anarchism and certain epistemologies and methodologies of nineteenth- and early twentieth-century scientific thought.​

Starts: Nov 12, 2014 5:00:00 PM