Institute of Language and Literature

Nadezhda V. Kotova

Director:
Nadezhda V. Kotova, Associate Professor, Candidate of Science (Philology)

Contacts:
Udmurt State University, Universitetskaya st., 1, Campus build. 2, Office 316
Tel. +7(3412) 916-179
E-mail: nad-kotova@yandex.ru

Our professional faculty and staff comprise a dedicated team committed to the mission of the University. IFLL strategic tasks are carried out not only through the activities involved around faculty curriculum but also through work in partnership with different European and American Universities.

UdSU has linkage agreements with a number of universities and partners with both local and international benefits. IFLL develops opportunities for students to experience cross-cultural learning in a modern educational environment and puts special emphasis on crossing borders to drive international contacts.

Departments
'UdSU-Lingua' Training Center Lyudmila M. Malykh udsulingva@yandex.ru +7(3412) 916-267 II-310
English Philology and Foreign Literature Olga Yu. Buynova Phonetic-lexic@udsu.ru +7(3412) 916-171 II-326
Grammar and History of English Natalia I. Pushina Idepartment@udsu.ru +7(3412) 916-172 II-328
History of Russian Language and Literature Theory Irina V. Faziullina ktlitff@gmail.com +7(3412) 916-154 II-226
Translation and Applied Linguistics (English and German) Nella M. Shutova deptrans@udsu.ru +(3412) 916-178 II-309
Roman Philology, Second Foreign Language and Linguistic Didactics Anastasia N. Miftakhutdinova parismadrid@udsu.ru +7(3412) 916-174 II-321
Russian Language, Theoretical and Applied Linguistics Lilia F. Kilina Kilin_74@mail.ru +7(3412) 916-156 II-223
Professional Foreign Language Raisa G. Shishkina profin@udm.ru +7(3412) 916-160 II-207
Center for American Studies Alexander I. Lavrentiev amcen@udsu.ru +7(3412) 91-61-12 II-311
Center for Supplementary Education Irina K. Voytovich izhlogos@udsu.ru +7(3412) 683-254 II-332
Center for Spanish Language and Culture Irina A. Votyakova hispanistica@udsu.ru +7(3412) 916-158 II-311
Research and Education Center 'Innovation Project Development in Multilingual Education Area' Tamara I. Zelenina +7(3412) 916-177 II-318

Study programmes

Bachelor's:

Bachelor Program Career Perspectives
45.03.01 Philology (Russian Philology)
  • Teacher of Russian and literature
  • Editor, copywriter
  • Administrative assistant
  • Officer of public authorities and cultural establishments
45.03.01 Philology (Applied Philology)
(This program is implemented in collaborationwith the University of Granada (Spain),graduates receive two diplomas - Russian and European)
  • Teacher of Russian
  • Teacher of Russian as a Foreign Language
  • Specialist in the field of cross-cultural communication, translator
  • Officer of public authorities and cultural establishments
45.03.01 Philology (Foreign Philology. English)
45.03.01 Philology(Foreign Philology. French)
  • Teacher of several foreign languages
  • Foreign-language copywriter
  • Administrative assistant with knowledge of foreign languages
  • Officer of public authorities and cultural establishments
45.03.02 Linguistics(English)
  • Translation and Interpreting Studies
  • Theory and Practice of Cross-Cultural Communication
  • Theory and Practice of Teaching Foreign Languages and Cultures
  • Translator/interpreter
  • Specialist in the field of theory and practice of translation
  • Business interpreter
  • Teacher of foreign languages and cultures
  • Specialist in the field foreign language teaching methods
  • Officer/manager of a language center
  • Officer of public authorities and cultural establishments
  • Specialist of cross-cultural communication
  • International relations/external affairs officer
  • Secretary with knowledge of foreign languages
  • Consultant in the field of verbal conflict management
45.03.02 Linguistics (Translation and Interpreting Studies. German)
  • Translator/interpreter
  • Specialist in the field of theory and practice of translation
  • Business interpreter
  • Officer of public authorities and cultural establishments
45.03.02 Linguistics (Translation and Interpreting Studies. Spanish)
(only self-sponsored studying)
  • Translator/interpreter
  • Specialist in the field of theory and practice of translation
  • Business interpreter
44.03.05 Teacher Education (Russian Language and Literature)
  • Teacher of Russian Language and Literature
  • Specialist in the field of development and study of Russian language and literature teaching methods
  • Officer of public authorities and cultural establishments
44.03.05 Teacher Education (English and Chinese)
(only self-sponsored studying)
  • Teacher of Russian and Chinese
  • Specialist in the field of development and study of foreign language teaching methods
  • Officer of public authorities and cultural establishments
51.03.06 Library and Information Activity (Information Analytics)
  • Librarian
  • Assistant-analyst
  • Specialist for multimedia products
  • Officer of public authorities and cultural establishments

Master's:

Mode and duration of studies:

  • full-time - 2 years
  • evening studies – 2 years 6 months
  • part-time - 2 years 8 months

45.04.01 Philology

Russian Literature

Research advisor: Prof. Elena A. Podshivalova, Doctor of Philology
Mode of study: full-time
Language of instruction: Russian
This program is focused on training philologists for conducting research, pedagogical, cultural, analytical, organizational and administrative activities in cultural and educational institutions of higher education. Tel.: 8 (3412) 916-154; E-mail: ktlitff@gmail.com

Philology to Support Speech of CEOs and Secretaries/Assistants

Research advisor: Prof. L.I. Donetskikh, Doctor of Philology
Mode of study: part-time
Language of instruction: Russian This program is focused on training philologists for working as heads and desk officers in the spheres of culture, education, public administration, manufacturing, business. Students develop skills for information analysis and synthesis, managing business communication, creation of advertising products, translation in professional sphere.
Tel.: 8 (3412) 916-156; E-mail: russistoria@mail.ru

Verbal Communication in the Modern World: Theory and Practice

Research advisor: Prof. Marina Milyutina, Doctor of Philology
Mode of study: full-time
Language of instruction: Russian
This program is focused on training specialists for careers in teaching, advertising, and mass-media. Students develop their communication skills, appropriate for every-day communication, public and professional life through the study of the characteristic features of the language of politics, advertising, mass-media, the Internet. The programme enables students to acquire editing and reviewing skills. The program is special for its interdisciplinary character.
Tel.: 8 (3412) 916-156; E-mail: russistoria@mail.ru

Management in Foreign Language and Cross-Cultural Communication

Research advisor: Associate Prof. Tamara Zelenina, Doctor of Philology
Co-supervisor: Associate Prof. Anastasiia Miftakhutdinova, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences
Mode of study: full-time
Language of instruction: Russian and English
This program is aimed to form a new type of a leader in a foreign language and cross-cultural communication.
Tel.: 8 (3412) 916-174; E-mail: paris_madrid@mail.ru

44.04.01 Teacher Education

Russian Language and Literature Teaching

Research advisor: Associate Prof. I.V. Strelkova, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences
Mode of study: evening studies
Language of instruction: Russian
This program is focused on training philologists for conducting research, pedagogical, cultural, analytical, organizational and administrative activities in cultural and educational institutions of higher education.
Tel.: 8 (3412) 916-154; E-mail: ktlitff@gmail.com

Didactics of Intercultural Communication

Research advisor: Prof. A.N. Utekhina, Doctor of Pedagogy
Co-supervisor: Associate Prof. Ekaterina Trojnikova, Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences
Mode of study: evening studies
Language of instruction: Russian
The program aims is to train professionals with practical intercultural skills, who are able to create the didactic environment, enhance the quality of early childhood, school and higher education, and construct positive inter-ethnic relations in the region. The programme is designed to meet the requirements and standards of all the stakeholders in the field: federal and regional ministries of education, Ministry of Ethnic Policy of Udmurt Republic, immigration services, schools, higher education institutions, teacher training institutions etc.
Tel.: 8 (3412) 916-173; E-mail: ekatroj@gmail.com

45.04.01 Linguistics

Comparative Study of Languages and Cultures in Translation

Research advisor: Associate Prof. Nella Shutova, Candidate of Philological Sciences
Mode of study: full-time, evening studies
Language of instruction: Russian and English
This program aims to train translators and interpreters in the field of business, research and academic activity, politics, medicine, jurisprudence, art, etc.
Tel.: 8 (3412) 916-178; E-mail: Nella_Shutova@mail.ru

Research Focus
Philology
  • World language map
  • Languages interaction
  • Theoretical and applied linguistics issues of current categorial and methodological paradygm
  • Methodology of languages and cultures comparison
  • Cognitive linguistics and multilingualism
  • Translation as cross-linguistic and cross-cultural communication (language theory, comparative, historical and typological linguistics)
Common factors of the world literary process development: historical, theoretical and methodological issues
  • Foreign literature
  • Theory of literature
Pedagogy
  • Humanization of philological education (methodological, didactical, social, cultural and technological aspects)
  • General pedagogy, history of pedagogy and education
  • Theory and methodology of professional education
Centre for American Studies
French Resource Centre
The French Resource Centre was based on 2004 French Embassy program with the aim of extending the influence of the French language in the Russian Federation, developing partnership in higher education, encouraging Russian students to study at French universities. The Centre is a part of the Russian partner universities system.
French Resource Centre
Centre for Spanish Language and Culture
The Centre for Spanish Language and Culture is an educational structure recognized in the Udmurt Republic. It provides different resources to study Spanish and enjoy Spanish culture.
Centre for Spanish Language and Culture
Centre for American Studies
The Center for American Studies was founded in 1998 in order to increase cultural understanding and awareness of the American culture and develop further mutually beneficial relations between Russia and the U.S educational institutions.
Centre for American Studies
German Resource Centre
The German Resource Centre was founded in 2012 with the support of The German Cultural Centre of Goethe-Institute Moscow and The Robert Bosch Stiftung within the program «To learn German – to think about future».