Russian language for Business Communication

SESSION 1: JULY 06 – 24, 2020

SESSION 2: AUGUST 03 –21, 2020

Would you like to learn how to use the Russian Language in professional life and understand how the Russian business works? Join this Summer School!

This intensive summer school focuses on providing the students with practical Russian language skills required for confident professional communication in a variety of business scenarios.

Russian language for Business Communication
Russian language for Business Communication
Russian language for Business Communication

Russia is one of the key players in the major world industries, so learning Russian language for business communication is a smart investment in your future success. During the program you will increase your business-related vocabulary, improve your writing skills and learn how to efficiently put those into practice during negotiations, presentations etc. Apart from the intensive language study, you will develop understanding of the Russian business culture, work relationships and business practices in Russia, attitudes towards foreign partners and gender aspects.

The program involves excursions to the best sights of St.Petersburg to inspire you for further achievements.

The program runs in two equal sessions in July and in August allowing participation of the students with different academic calendars.

Program dates:


  • Session 1: June 04 – 05, 2020
  • Session 2: August 01– 01, 2020


  • Session 1: July 06– 24, 2020
  • Session 2: August 03 – 21, 2020


  • Session 1: July 25 – 26, 2020
  • Session 2: August 22 – 23, 2020

Prerequisites: your level of the Russian language proficiency should be over A2.

ECTS credits (total): 6.0

Courses description:

Participation fee:

Early bird participation fee: 480 Euro Regular participation fee: 530 Euro

Participation fee includes tuition fees, cultural activities, field trips, study materials, visa support (Invitation letter issuance).

Application deadlines:

Early bird application deadlines:

  • for non-EU citizens: March 18, 2020
  • for EU citizens and citizens of visa-free countries: April 18, 2020

Regular application deadlines:

  • for non-EU citizens: April 18, 2020
  • for EU citizens and citizens of visa-free countries: May 29, 2020

Application procedure

Please request the application form and submit the application package via e-mail:

Tutors' support and intercultural experience

To make your experience as safe and rich in impressions as possible, we have a team of tutors  providing you with constant support and friendly assistance, be it airport pick-up or additional speaking practice or a company for exploring the most breathtaking places of St.Petersburg. 


Our students are provided with accommodation in the University dormitories on campus. All dormitories are located in a walking distance from the University.

Program director:

Head of International Short-term Programs Dept.
Russian Language & Russian Studies
Higher School of International Educational Programs