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.

 Upcoming events

Call for Applications:

Second UPTAKE Training School, 23 May 2017

PhD programme in Political Science, 1 June 2017

Autumn School “Russia and Eastern Europe towards 2030”, 7 June

News & Events

CfA: Second UPTAKE Training School in Estonia

Second UPTAKE Training School Scrutinizing the Story of Good and Bad Institutions: Post-Comm […]

Lecture by Head of European Commission Representation in Estonia

On Thursday, 27 April, Mr Keit Kasemets, Head of European Commission Representation in Eston […]

Workshop “Ontological Status of Culture and Emotions in Politics and IR”

Next UPTAKE consortium workshop takes place on 21-22 April 2017 at the University of Tartu, […]

Statement of Solidarity with CEU

The academic community at the Centre for EU-Russia Studies and Johan Skytte Institute of Pol […]