Institute of European, Russian and Eurasian Studies

Institute of European, Russian and Eurasian Studies


Welcome to EURUS

The Institute of European, Russian and Eurasian Studies (EURUS) is a worldwide leader in teaching and research. EURUS brings together expertise on Europe and European integrationCentral and Southeast Europe, Russia, the Caucasus and Central Asia. The Institute hosts unparalleled opportunities in Canada for scholarly activities and interaction with government, non-governmental agencies, and international partners.

We are also active through various social media platforms including our Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn pages (see also our LinkedIn Alumni & Friends page). Make sure to visit our social media pages to stay in tune with our news posts, events, and social gatherings!



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Funding opportunity for prospective EURUS MA students!

During the academic years 2015-2017, the Borders in Globalization Project (DGES) and the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs at Carleton University will offer graduate awards in border studies. These awards of $6000 each are offered to incoming graduate students in an effort to attract the... More

Thursday, November 20th, 2014 in Eurus News Feed for all posts filed under Eurus News


A new cold war? EURUS alumni talks to CNN about Gorbachev’s recent remarks.

EURUS alumni Luc-André Brunet weighs in on former Russian President Mikhail Gorbachev’s recent statement that we are in the midst of a new cold war. Brunet cautions that while “relations between Russia and the West are at a new low, we need to remember that the cold war was about much... More

Monday, November 17th, 2014 in Eurus News Feed for all posts filed under Eurus News

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Impressions from Valdai: Russia’s Foreign Policy in the Second Putin Presidency

The on-going crisis in Ukraine has resulted in a renewed focus on Russia’s foreign policy towardsits neighbours and the state of relations between Russia and Western nations. Despite the often sensational headlines, the motivations behind Russia’s diplomatic and domestic interests are—like... More

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 in Eurus News Feed for all posts filed under Eurus News

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