What will I learn?

This programme will help you develop your interest in, and specialist knowledge of, the English language while learning Russian to a high standard. **Russian**Russia plays an important role in global cultural and political contexts. It is the world's largest country with the eighth most widely spoken language.Study Russian with us and you will learn the language alongside Russian literature and culture, as well as developing an awareness of political and historical contexts.Our Year 1 courses are streamed according to how much Russian you already know, so it does not matter if you are a complete beginner.Intensive language tuition, including a year spent studying in Russia, will teach you how to read, write and speak the language to a high standard, including in translation.**English Language**Through the study of English Language, you will explore:* language structure* language variation* what makes language specialYou can also choose to study Scots language, which has its own rich linguistic and literary tradition.

Which department am I in?

School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures

Study options

Full Time (4 Years)

Tuition fees
£23,100.00 (US$ 30,800) per year
This is a fixed fee
Start date

12 September 2022


Central area campus

George Square,


Edinburgh, City Of,

EH8 9JZ, Scotland

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Required subjects: A Levels: English Literature, English Language or combined English at B. GCSEs: a language other than English at B or 6. English Language and English Literature GCSE, both at A or 7, are accepted in place of A Level English.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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