Russian, Master of Education

  • How do I teach the complexities of the Russian grammar in an easy-to-grasp and student-friendly manner?
  • How can the proverbial Russian soul be described and communicated?
  • How can multilingualism be nurtured in Russian-language courses specifically?
  • How do I motivate students to study Russian?
  • Which perspectives will Russian language skills open up for me?


Master of Education
Winter- and summer semester
4 semesters
Classroom language

2-Subject Bachelor Programme

This degree programme requires a second subject for which advanced knowledge of German language is mandatory.
Information on enrollment/application for German applicants

Information on enrollment/application for German applicants

Application information for international applicants

Application information for international applicants

What's it all about?
This degree programme is unique, because ...
it gives students the opportunity to train as Russian teachers.
It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields ...
  • Communication competencies in Russian
  • Improving discipline-related know-how pertaining to literature, culture and linguistics
  • Acquisition of didactic competencies in the chosen discipline
  • Developing and implementing lesson plans
  • Understanding of competence-based core curricula and the curricular interpretation thereof
  • Discovery learning
Who is suited?
Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,


  • teaching
  • debating and presenting

struggle through:

  • acquiring Russian-language skills
This degree programme is suited for graduates in the following subjects
  • Slavonic philology
  • Russian culture
  • related subjects (individual guidance recommended)
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • in teaching positions
And else?
An internship ...

is mandatory. It is done during the degree course.
Duration: 4 weeks (Teacher Training Act 2005); internship semester (Teacher Training Act 2009)

Studying abroad ... is mandatory.
Duration: 3 months (prior to enrolment)
Where do I find help?
Academic advisory office

Dr. Stefan Heck
Building, Room: GB 8/146
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-0234/ 3223384
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft Slavistik
Building, Room: GB 5/140
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-28357
Website Fachschaft