Exploring the Russian Heritage: Language, History, Literature, Economics

26 JUNE – 23 JULY

Do you want to study Russian language and have a range of additional elective courses to choose from? Join this Summer School!

Enjoy having holidays in the most charming city of Russia and earn academic credits at the same time! This summer school module comprises a range of elective courses helping our students to explore Russia from inside: language study is combined with culture and economics classes, field trips and excursions to the world famous sights of St.Petersburg and its suburbs.

Exploring the Russian Heritage: Language, History, Literature, Economics
Exploring the Russian Heritage: Language, History, Literature, Economics
Exploring the Russian Heritage: Language, History, Literature, Economics

Program dates:

Arrival: June 24- 25, 2017
Classes:June 26 - July 23, 2017
Departure: July 24-25, 2017

For those who cannot start the program on June 26, we offer a 3-weeks option for July 3 – July 23, 2017.

ECTS credits: 4/6

Courses:

The students can take two courses as maximum: 1 morning course and 1 afternoon course

Morning Courses:

Russian Language: 4 ECTS. Levels available: beginners, intermediate, upper-intermediate, advanced
History & Culture of St.Petersburg: 2 ECTS
International Economic Relations: 2 ECTS

Afternoon Courses:

Russian Business Culture and Business Environment: 2 ECTS
Russian Literature: 2 ECTS.

Participation fee:  

2 weeks – 22 680 RUB (equivalent of 360 Euro according to Russian Central Bank rate on 10.02.2017)
3 weeks – 36 300 RUB (equivalent of 480 Euro according to Russian Central Bank rate on 10.02.2017)
4 weeks – 4 weeks – 45 400 RUB (equivalent of 600 Euro according to Russian Central Bank rate on 10.02.2017)
Participation fee includes tuition fees, cultural activities, field trips, study materials, visa support (Invitation letter issuance).

Deadline for registration:

  • for non-EU citizens: April 18, 2017
  • for EU citizens and citizens of visa-free countries: May 31, 2017

Cultural Program

The cultural program includes:

  • bus trip to Peterhof, the former imperial residence, famous for its amazing fountain and museum ensemble. Along with visiting the Grand Palace you will enjoy the walk in the Upper- and Lower parks and see numerous fountains, including the Grand Cascade and the Samson Fountain.
  • bus trip to Pushkin (Tsarskoe Selo), the former imperial residence, famous for its palace and park ensemble. You will visit one of the most beautiful palaces — Palace of Russian Empress Catherine the Great. The peak of this excursion will be a visit to the world-famous Amber Room reconstructed in 2003
  • Visit to the “Baltica” Brewery where you can learn about the construction and logistic peculiarities of the plant.
  • Excursion to the Hermitage, one of the world’s largest and oldest museums of fine art.

All the trips listed above are included in the participation fee and are available to the students of this module at no extra charge.

Application Procedure

For the application package please contact the Program Coordinator via e-mail.

Program coordinator:

Krasnoshchekov Victor Vladimirovich

Krasnoshchekov Victor Vladimirovich

Science degree:
phD in Engineering Science
Science title:
associate professor
Position:
Deputy Director for International Relations - Higher School of International Educational Programs
Kovalenko  Tatiana

Kovalenko Tatiana