Summer Programs through Harvard

Harvard Summer School offers opportunities to study Slavic Languages & Literatures both on campus and as a study abroad program.

For registration and tuition information, go to Harvard Summer School.

Harvard Summer in Prague

The Harvard Summer Program in Prague, Czech Republic, is an eight-week intensive program in Czech language and culture. 

Harvard Summer in Tbilisi

The Harvard Summer Program in Tbilisi, Georgia is an 11-week intensive language (Intermediate / Russian B) and culture program, covering history, literature, film, and urban studies, using the city of Tbilisi as a laboratory.


Language courses offered on campus

RUSS S-Aab: Intensive Elementary Russian

Related courses on campus

ECON S-1317 The Economics of Emerging Markets: Asia and Eastern Europe

GOVT S-1241 The Political Economy of Russia and China


Harvard Ukrainian Summer Institute (HUSI)

In addition, each summer Harvard University is also home to the Harvard Ukrainian Summer Institute (HUSI), the only program of its kind in North America, that offers seven weeks of intensive accredited university instruction in Ukrainian studies. The program is run jointly by the Harvard Summer School and the Ukrainian Research Institute and has been in existence since 1971. 

Courses offered through HUSI:

UKRN S-G Ukrainian for Reading Knowledge 

UKRN S-104 Revolutionary Ukraine: Avant-garde Literature and Film from 1917 to the Euromaidan of 2014

UKRN S-129 Society, Culture, and Politics in Modern Ukraine