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Russian Language and Literature belongs to the Department of Modern Languages.

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

Studies > New student's guide

Dear fresher, welcome to study Russian Language and Literature! International students can find useful information on all aspects of studying and student life on the English website Studying »»

Tutoring and PSP

Guidance for new students is provided by peer tutors (students in their second or subsequent year) and by an academic adviser (a member of the teaching staff in the student’s major subject) during a compulsory orientation programme at the beginning of the first academic year, followed by a compulsory PSP course (PSP = personal study plan, also known by its Finnish abbreviation HOPS).