Pushkin State Russian Language Institute offers a wide range of summer educational programs at the Summer School for foreign students interested in mastering their Russian and for teachers of Russian as a foreign language.
In 2021, the following commercial educational programs of the Summer School are organized in distance learning form:
- Program 1. Practical course of Russian as a foreign language.
- • June 28 - July 23 (1 month);
- • June 28 - August 20 (2 months);
- • July 26 - August 20 (1 month).
- Program 2. Start Speaking Russian (for novice learners).
- Program 3. Continue Learning Russian (for those at level A1 aiming further).
- Program 4. Speak Russian Correctly (remedial course in grammar and vocabulary, level A2).
- Program 5. Improve Your Russian (level B1).
- Program 6. Speak Russian Fluently (intensive speaking practice at levels B2 and C1).
- Program 7. Reaching Highest Levels of Russian Language Proficiency
- Program "Methodology of Teaching Russian as a Foreign Language" (course for teachers).
Intensive course of speech practice for students under the quota of the Russian Federation.
Training period – from 1 to 2 months:
To enroll in Russian language programs under the quota of the Russian Federation, please visit the website www.education-in-russia.com (choose an appropriate program and fill in the application form).
You will be able to learn Russian alphabet, learn to read and write in Russian, study and understand phonetic system of Russian language. At the end of the program, you will be able to read and understand simple texts, to tell about yourself, your family, your city.
If you choose this program, you will be able to greatly improve knowledge of the Russian language and Russian culture. The program content includes the study of topics such as "Foreign language in my life", "Free time", "Russian holidays" and many others.
You will continue to learn basic grammar topics such as the use of verbal aspects, verbs of motion, etc. You will learn a significant amount of new vocabulary, which will expand the boundaries of communicative spheres of communication in Russian.
Group classes are held in groups of 10-12 people.
The individual lessons are also available with a tuition fee 1,550 rubles for 1 academic hour (45 minutes).
Classes are held in distance learning form using ZOOM platform and the web-portal "PushkinOnline" (Образование на русском).
- May 31 – June 25
- June 28 – July 23
- July 26 – August 20
Schedule & Tuition
Programs 1-7: 96 academic hours per 4 weeks (24 ac.hrs per week).
Course for teachers: 96 academic hours per 2 weeks (48 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 10:00 AM to 3.30 PM with a lunch break.
Certificates of attendance are issued upon successful completion of program.
Tuition feesInformation on tuition fees will be published soon.
Programs 2-7: 25,000 rubles.
Course for teachers: 29,000 rubles.
For matters concerning the academic questions (Programs 2-7), please contact: GNKuptsova@pushkin.institute
Director of the Summer School (commercial programs):
Mrs. Galina Nikolaevna Kuptsova
For matters concerning the course for teachers of Russian as a foreign language) please contact:
Mrs. Ekaterina Vladimirovna Rubleva (EVRubleva@pushkin.institute)