The Centre for EU-Russia Studies (CEURUS) is a multidisciplinary centre for research and teaching at the University of Tartu (UT), Estonia. It serves as a contact point for scholars, students and experts who share an interest in the evolving relationship between the European Union and the Russian Federation. CEURUS coordinates and sponsors a variety of activities related to research, teaching and public outreach. Building on Tartu’s long history as a meeting place of ideas and cultures at the border of Europe and Russia, the Centre welcomes international students into its study programmes and is open to cooperation with scholars from both the East and the West.

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News & Events

Visiting lecturer

Professor Jerry Pankhurst returned to teaching at Tartu University in the spring semester […]

5th International Winter School

CEURUS Winter school on Biopolitics succcessfully concluded […]


Russian translation of 'A History of the Baltic states' now published with Tartu UP […]

Call for Applications – Martens Summer School

Summer School of International Law to take place in Pärnu in July 2015 […]