Summer Russian Language School
LOCATION. The program is offered in Pyatigorsk - one of the best places to study Russian due to its rich historical heritage, friendly community, and the unique Mineral Spa resort environment. The atmosphere of the city is enlightened by the names of famous Russian poets and writers Alexander Pushkin and Mikhail Lermontov who lived and created their Caucasus poems here. The city is only 80 km from the Great Caucasus Range of mountains that offers breath-taking excursions.
TUITION includes 2 to 4 weeks classes of 20 hours/ week intensity in small groups of students with a combination of Speaking, Grammar, and Reading. One class makes up 2 academic hours (90 minutes) or total 10 classes/ week Monday thru Friday. Formal Certificate of Russian skills level provided.
LODGING is offered in shared rooms with all conveniences at the on-campus dorm in walking distance from the University, bed linen and kitchenware included.
The variety of meals is available either in the University cafeteria or at McDonald’s and Pizzerias across the street while equipped dorm kitchen allow self-cooking.
TRAVEL. The domestic airport Mineralniye Vody located 18 km from Pyatigorsk offers several daily 2 hours round-trip flights from all Moscow airports thus giving an opportunity to easily reach Pyatigorsk by air.
COSTS include processing and issue of formal invitation to obtain a Russian student visa, round-trip airport pickups, registration, orientation, placement testing, tuition, and educational materials, Certificate of Russian skills level and shared lodging in the dorm.
Application deadline – annually May 20.