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Higher education

In the Republic of Belarus the training of specialists with higher education in archives and records management is provided at the History Faculty of the Belarusian State University in two specialisations: "Records Management" and "History and Archival Studies".

The training can be taken full-time or part-time (correspondence course).

Areas of specialisation

  • Records management

- Records management

- Information studies

- Information security

  • History and archival studies

Since the academic year 2001/2002, multilevel training has been organised for specialists in archives and records management:

  • Bachelor Level – a four-year study
  • Professional Level – five years
  • Masters Level – six years

Entrance examinations

Admission to the course of study is based on the results of the Central Test in the following subjects:

  • History of Belarus
  • Contemporary world history
  • Belarusian (Russian) language

Belarusian State University contact information

Address: 4, Nezavisimosti Ave., Minsk, 220030, Belarus
Tel.: Admissions Committee +375 17 209 50 85; Fax: +375 17 226 58 98
Website: Belarusian State University; History Faculty
E-mail: Admissions Committee

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