Faculty of Arts - Central & East European Studies
School of Art 

Program description

This Faculty of Arts interdisciplinary program explores the massive social and cultural changes in Central and East European countries that have dominated the world's attention. In addition to language courses, the CEES program also offers courses on literatures, cinemas, and cultures of the region, the issues of state formation and democratization, privatization and the creation of new market economies, and more. There are several active student clubs that enhance learning and travel study programs are also available.


Program options

Degree options

B.A. Bachelor of Arts, Central and East European Studies (General) - 3 years
B.A. (Adv.) Bachelor of Arts, Central and East European Studies (Advanced) - 4 years
B.A. (Hons.) Bachelor of Arts, Central and East European Studies (Honours) - 4 years
Minor, Central and East European Studies

Interesting courses and unique opportunities

  • Exploring Russia Through Film
  • Marxist-Leninist and Contemporary Marxist Political Theory
  • Sex, Gender and Cultural Politics in the German-Speaking World

Professional opportunities

  • Museum Curator
  • International Development
  • Archeological Fieldworker
  • Cultural Resource Management Specialist
  • Community Development Officer

Admission requirements

Visit the Faculty of Arts Direct Entry (high school applicants) or Advanced Entry (post-secondary applicants) application for admission page to learn more about admission requirements, application dates and how to apply.


Important links

Faculty of Arts
Central and East European Studies