Postgraduate Studies Theses Contact Information

Baltic Languages and Cultures belongs to the Department of Modern Languages.

P.O. Box 24 (Unioninkatu 40 B)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

Research and postgraduate studies

Major research topics in Baltic languages and cultures include

  • comparing the vocabulary of Lithuanian, Latvian, and Finnish (loanwords, various semantic categories)
  • comparing Baltic and Finno-Ugric phraseology
  • comparing grammatical elements (prefixes, suffixes, prepositional government, etc.)
  • comparing the syntax of Baltic and Finno-Ugric languages
  • Baltic onomastics
  • Baltic sociolinguistics
  • the history of the Baltic and Finno-Ugric languages
  • Baltic literature and culture