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Russian Language Summer School

Who is it for?

People of any nationality over the age of 16 who are studying or want to start studying Russian language.

When can you start?

Students can arrive and start studying any time between 3 of July and 27 of August.

How long can you study for?

The minimum study period is 3 weeks and the maximum is 8 weeks.

What are the available programs and prices?

The full-time program consists of 24 academic hours spread over 5 days and costs 215$ per week (all payments in Russia  are made in rubles in accordance with the exchange rate of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation)

The part-time program consists of 20 academic spread over 4 days and costs 190$ ( only for those who have Russian language experience)

One week is worth of 1,5 units ECTS

How is the program structured?

Groups are formed according to students’ level of Russian language. On arrival all students should complete an entrance test and are placed in groups based on the results. Each group contains no more than 8 students. Students of Intermediate level and above study Russian language 3 days per week and, depending on the length of program, the remaining one or two days are spent studying a seminar of the students’ choice. The available seminars are: Russian literature, history and culture; business Russian; phonetics; Russian idioms; Verbs pf motion, preparation for the State Russian as a Foreign Language Proficiency Test(TRKI), etc. Students of a beginner or elementary level study Russian language on a 5-day a week intensive program.

Where can students stay?

Students can stay in Moscow State University student accommodation, for $11-13 per day depending on the type of the dorm.

Any excursions?

Free excursions around Moscow are included in the program of study.

Excursions outside of Moscow (for example to Saint-Petersburg, Yaroslavl’, Tver’, Yasnaya Polyana and other interesting places) are offered at the weekends at an extra cost.

Find out more!

If you have any questions or wish to enroll, please contact MALOGLAZOVA IRINA: ( or the Director of the Summer language school CHASTNYKH VALERIY: (