Masters programs in Russian, Central European, East European and Eurasian Studies which do not require GRE - Updated 2021
Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies
The university recognize that students may have faced significant challenges during the period of disruption caused by the pandemic, and the university will take such individual circumstances into account during application review.
GRE general test scores not required.
Eurasian, Russian East European Studies
GRE not required, but strongly recommended
The sample should preferably be on a regionally related topic, although this is not required.
Statement of Purpose: The 500-word academic statement of purpose should describe the applicant’s relevant experience, academic and professional goals, and fit with the program.
The GRE is not required of applicants, but strongly recommended.
Proficiency can be demonstrated by the receipt of a bachelor’s or advanced degree from an accredited institution of higher education in the United States or from a university where English is the primary language of instruction All other applicants must achieve at least a minimum score on either the TOEFL or IELTS test. Applications will not be considered without GRE or TOEFL/IELTS scores.
TOEFL: A minimum score of 100 on the Test of English as a Foreign Language
2021-2022 Admission Requirements for the Graduate Major in Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Languages
General application process for all UCLA Graduate Programs
International applicants to the M The GRE is not an obligation for foreign students whose native language is not English, unless they have a bachelor's degree from a university where the instruction is in English
Program in Slavic Languages and Literatures are required to hold the equivalent of a UCLA bachelor's degree in Russian Language and Literature, Slavic Languages and Literatures, or Russian Studies, or to have completed three years of Russian language and a variety of courses in Russian history, literature, and linguistics.
Center for Middle Eastern Studies
The deadline to apply is January 4th. To apply, applicant must complete an on-line application and provide a candidate statement, writing sample, 3 recommendations and transcripts from all previously attended colleges/universities in addition to the application fee. Here applicant may complete the application, taking as much time as applicant need, of course while keeping the January 4th deadline in mind. The TOEFL/IELTS is the only admissions requirement that applies specifically to international applicants. The University of Chicago does not require a minimum GRE score for admission nor do University of Chicago provides statistics on the GRE scores for admitted students. The university will accept GRE scores that are less than 5 years old. The University of Chicago does require that admitted applicants obtain a minimum score for the TOEFL prior to matriculation.
In addition to the Application for Admission and Financial Aid, the German department also requires the following documents for application to the Ph.D. program.
The Northwestern University does NOT require the GRE from the university applicants.
International students need NOT take the TOEFL or IELTS if
Applying for the Graduate Program in South Southeast Asian Studies
The university request that applicant include a writing sample with their application.
The sample may be a paper written for a class , an honors thesis, an article written for an academic journal — whatever applicant think best reflects their knowledge, interest, and writing ability.
While the university can accept letters of recommendation and GRE and TOEFL scores after the deadline for applications, please keep in mind that letters and scores arriving after January 7 may not be part of the application consideration process.
For Graduate Students
Statement on Workplace and Learning Environment
Read carefully the admissions requirements, application policies and deadline information posted there. All applicants must use the online application.
As a matter of fact, if applicant are considering the Ph.D. as their degree goal, applicant should specifically apply for admission to the Ph.D. program by checking the Ph.D. option on their application form.
The university recommend that applicant submit their application materials by 18 December for admission in the following fall term. The final deadline for admission with financial aid is 4 January. Late applications are accepted until 15 April, but there is no guarantee that financial aid will be available for students applying after the January deadline.
A personal statement outlining the applicant's goals and reasons for applying to the program;
At least three letters of recommendation;
The GRE general test is not required. Please do not send us GRE test scores.
If applicant are not a US citizen and are not a native speaker of English, applicant must take the TOEFL examination and have the scores reported to NYU.
Eight courses are required for the M.A. Ten additional courses are required for the Ph.D.
Non-Degree Application - Submit their transcripts
The Case Western Reserve University is unable to deliver an admission letter without having their official transcripts on file from their highest degree earned.
Anyone wishing to take non-degree courses should apply through the online application system and pay the $50 non-refundable application fee. Applicant must send official transcripts in order for their application to be processed.
Case Western Reserve University employees do not need to submit degree verification and their application fee is waived.
The deadline to apply for Fall is August 15, for Spring is January 1 and for Summer is May 1.
On the application, under Personal Data choose Applicant Type: Non-Degree. If applicant are an international student, applicant will need to submit a passing TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE language score.
The deadline to apply for Fall is July 31st and Summer is May 15th
On the application, under Personal Data choose Non Degree Applicant Type: Non-Degree.
The deadline to apply is May 15th for Fall semester.
No language scores, GRE, letters of recommendation or transcripts are required.
The deadline to apply is April 19th for Fall semester.
Applicants must submit a personal statement.
Two Letters of Recommendation are required.
GRE scores can be considered but are not required, applicant can submit those through ETS.