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koelbWelcome! GSLL (the Department of Germanic and Slavic languages and literatures) promotes the study of and research in the principal languages, literatures, and cultures of central, northern, and eastern Europe and northern Asia. The languages GSLL’s faculty currently teach include Bosnian-Croatian-Serbian, Czech, Dutch, German, Hungarian, Polish, and Russian. GSLL offers five different undergraduate majors leading to the BA (two in German, two in Slavic, and one in Central European Studies), as well as a Ph.D. program in German Studies (jointly with Duke University).

Details on all our offerings can be found on the departmental website.  If you don’t find the information you’re looking for here, please feel free to call us (+919-966-1642) or email me directly at

Thank you for visiting our website!

– Clayton Koelb, Department Chair

Guy B. Johnson Distinguished Professor of German
Professor of English and Comparative Literature