INTERNATIONAL RUSSIAN LANGUAGE SUMMER COURSES
In 2018, Pushkin State Russian Language Institute offers the following programs of International Russian Language Summer courses:
Program 1. Start Speaking Russian (for novice learners).
Program 2. Continue Learning Russian (for those at level A1 aiming further).
Program 3. Speak Russian Correctly (remedial course in grammar and vocabulary, level A2).
Program 4. Improve Your Russian (level B1).
Program 5. Speak Russian Fluently (intensive speaking practice at levels B2 and C1).
Program 6. Business Russian (level B1 and higher). Prepare for a certification exam in business communication in Russian language.
Program 7. Prepare for TORFL (Test of Russian as a Foreign Language). Prepare for a certification exam in everyday communication in Russian language (level A1 and higher).
Program 8. Russian Language for Cultural Studies (level B1 and higher). A course for students of cultural studies, as well as for anyone interested in world culture, literature, art and architecture.
Program 9. Russian Language for Diplomats and Students of Political Science (level B2 and higher). A course for diplomats and students of political science and international relations, as well as for anyone interested in modern world politics, geopolitics, business etiquette, negotiations’ and cross-cultural communication rules.
Program 10. Russian Language for Journalists and Students of Mass Media (level B1 and higher). A course for journalists and students of mass media, as well as for anyone interested in journalism, publishing, PR, advertising and media management.
Program 11. Russian Language in International Tourism (level B1 and higher). A course for students of hotel and tourism business and for employers in hotel and tourism industries.
Program 12. Russian Language for Medical Students (level B1 and higher).
Program 13. Russian Language for Bilinguals. A course for all ages focused on improving speaking and writing skills in Russian.
Program 14. Russian Language for Engineering and Technical Students and Specialists (level B1 and higher).
NEW! Program 15. Russian Language for students of Oil and Gas Faculty (A2 level). A course for developing the skills of practical knowledge of Russian in everyday and professional spheres of communication, acquaintance with terminological and special vocabulary of the oil and gas industry.
NEW! Program 16. Russian Language for Guides (level B1). A course for students of culture and international communication studies, who intends to work with Russian-speaking tourists.
Program 17. Methodology of Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language (course for teachers).
Programs 1-7 will be set off only if there are more than 8 people of the same level of proficiency in Russian.
Programs 8-16 will be set off only if there are more than 10 people of the same level of proficiency in Russian.
Program 17 will be set off only if there are more than 25 people of the same level of proficiency in Russian.
- June 4 – June 29
- July 2 – July 27
- July 30 – August 24
- July 2 – July 27
- July 30 – August 24
July 2 – July 27
Schedule & Tuition
Programs 1-7: 96 academic hours per 4 weeks (24 ac.hrs per week).
Programs 8-16: 72 academic hours per 4 weeks (18 ac.hrs per week).
Program 17: 96 academic hours per 4 weeks (24 ac.hrs per week).
1 academic hour is 45 minutes.
To join the programs of International Summer Courses you have to pass the placement testing at the platform“PushkinOnline” (www.pushkininstitute.ru) and define your level of proficiency in Russian according to the scale of the Council of Europe (from A1 to C1). Classes are held 4 days a week from 9 AM to 2.30 PM with a lunch break.
You can find the summaries and the cost of the programs of International Summer Courses at the Institute’s website in the section „International Summer Courses“ http://www.pushkin.institute/education/obuchenie_rki/letnie_kursy_rki/
Certificates of attendance are issued upon successful completion of program.
Programs 1-7: 42,000 rubles per 4 weeks (accommodation not included).
Programs 8-16: 35,000 rubles per 4 weeks (accommodation not included).
Program 17: 42,000 rubles per 4 weeks (accommodation not included).
We offer accommodation in the Institute’s dormitory (address: 6 Ac. Volgin str., Moscow): rooms for double/triple occupancy, two in a block, with shared facilities (bath/shower, WC, refrigerator). On each floor there are kitchen, room for quiet study and TV room. You can find more detailed information about our accommodation at http://www.pushkin.institute/sveden/grants/ogt.php
Accommodation fee depends on the type of a room and on the duration of stay.
Arrival: by 1-2 days before the program starts.
To apply for the International Summer Courses you should complete the form on the website https://www.pushkin.institute/education/obuchenie_rki/letnie_kursy_rki/application.php
The Director of the International Summer Courses – Galina Kuptsova (June, July) (GNKuptsova@pushkin.institute; Marina Smirnova (August) (MSSmirnova@pushkin.institute) +7 (495) 330-84-65, +7 (495) 330-87-83
Coordinator of the program 17 « Methodology of Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language» Olga Nikolotova
(OMNikolotova@pushkin.institute), +7 (495) 330 87 74