Due to the program I got a job in Moscow
Jennifer 21 y.o. (US)
I made good friends with Russian students
19 y.o. (US)
I managed to
enter Russian university. Thanx to my tutor Olga
Hamish, 24 y.o. (NZ)
Russian Language and Culture (RLC)
international students who want to pursue a career related with business in
Russia or to understand Russian culture and mentality from inside. It is a
program with strong intercultural perspectives and opportunities.
program is offered in fall,
spring, academic year and summer time
is an integrated
program consisting of class hours,filed studies and study tours in Nizhny
Novgorod and Volga region.
Every course is prefaced by a placement test and then
a student is placed in a suitable teaching environment
Careful monitoring of a student’s progress is an integrated part of the
Attending of regular lectures
in Russian on the desired majors at the advance level of
training In addition, the program will enhance students’ general
qualifications by adding
intercultural aspects to their studies.
solid knowledge of Russian language with a focus
culture in Russia, the world’s largest single market
• An understanding of the realities of Russian culture
• International application of your basic skills in
various professional fields
• Broad intercultural competence
This combination of knowledge and intercultural skills is in
a great demand in the global job market and will enhance your after
college job opportunities in the Russian business related spheres.
Our approach to
The aim is comprehensive culture-based language training, taking
all four major elements of communication into account – listening,
speaking, reading, and writing. Role play, picture work,
prepared topics,situational dialogs,simulated telephone conversations,
realistic project assignments, varied and diversified exercises
in the use of language as well as listening and reading comprehension,
interesting and attractive grammar and
vocabulary work help the student assimilate all aspects
of the Russian language. Pronunciation, conversation,
grammar and vocabulary are taught specifically in the context. Students take
an active part in the classes,where every effort is made to get them to
speak and fluently and write with accuracy.
Non-academic indoor and outdoor activities play
a significant role in the academic flow.