Since the 1960s MPGU Russian Language Training Faculty has enabled students from around the world to study the Russian language and culture. With its academic heritage, it provides grammar, phonetics and cultural studies for today’s world. The courses are graded as per the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
Russian Language Training Faculty belongs to Institute of Philology. It offers courses that aim to improve linguistic, oral, communicative and cultural competency. The language is taught by professional teachers who have University degree in education and necessary teaching certification.
In 2018 more than 1700 students from 75 countries were enrolled in different language courses offered by the Faculty.
There are 5 courses.
The courses in general include:
- Basics of speech etiquette — optional
- Basics of Russian culture and history — optional
- Russian literature — optional
Optional subjects are provided depending on the length and level of studies.
Language level: A0-A2
Goal: to pass an exam which will allow to study at a University in Russian
Duration: 1 or 1,5 years
Price: 240 000 rub for 1 year, 360 000 for 1,5 years
The programme includes preparation for the language test on the 1st Certificate level which allows to continue education in Russian universities.
Russian for university programs
Language level: A1-C2
Goal: intensive studies which allow students to improve their academic Russian literacy to function effectively in the University environment
Duration: 2/ 3-4/ 4-5 years
Price: 240 000 rub for 1 year
Language level: A0 — C2+
Goal: allows exchange or any short-term students to improve their knowledge of Russian
Duration: 2 weeks — 1 year
Price: 24 000 rub for 1 month
Language courses and Summer schools
Language level: A0+
Goal: improve knowledge of the language
Duration: 2 weeks+
Price: from 24 000 rub
These courses can be tailored for needs of indivdual students. Students can follow individual programs of their choice.
Advanced Russian for teachers
Language level: C1 — C2+
Goal: teaching in Russian
Duration: 10 months
Price: 80 000 rub
The programme is aimed at studying methods of Teaching Russian as a foreign language
MPGU Test Center organizes Russian Proficiency Test that allows students to obtain internatonally recognized language certificates.
Test Center Contacts
Head of the Center: I. Danilenko
Tel: +7 (495) 438-18-16; +7 (906) 724-47-57
If you decided to enroll in one of the Russian Language Training Faculty programs, MPGU staff will provide you assistance with:
- Student visa
- Medical insurance
- Student ID
- Living place in MPGU dormitory
- scholarships are provided by the Ministry of Education of Russia
Applications are accepted until September, 20.
Visa applications can be submitted from May, 15.
Russian Language Training Faculty Contacts
e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
tel: +7 (499) 246 01 23
88 Prospekt Vernadskogo,