The UCLA Russian Flagship is designed to enable students to achieve professional-level competence in Russian at the undergraduate level. It is open to students in any major. Students in the Flagship program take courses in Russian language and area studies, with individualized study plans to complement their majors. They receive extra tutoring in Russian by native speakers. Scholarships are available to Flagship students for Russian language study, both in Russia and at UCLA.
Graduates of the Flagship program are prepared to take a leading role in the global market, and are highly competitive for scholarships, graduate school and jobs. Students who complete the Russian Flagship track are highly sought after by non-government and government organizations, as well as international corporations and professional firms.
For information on courses and how to apply to the program. If you have questions about the program, please contact Olga Kagan, Director of the UCLA Russian Flagship Center.
The UCLA Russian Flagship Center is funded by The Language Flagship.
CURRENT FLAGSHIP STUDENTS: The Program and Scholarship Applications with Deadlines page has been updated for the coming academic year.