Courses for Learning Russian
Groups of 5–8 students are formed according to the level of Russian language proficiency determined by testing.
Individual study is possible. Special emphasis is placed on improving listening comprehension and speaking skills, correcting pronunciation and intonation. Students are provided with learning materials. Сlasses take place in video and computer labs.
Course lengths – 1 month to 1 year.
Winter Course for Learning Russian
Course lasts 3-4 weeks. Russian language lessons pass five days a week, 4-6 academic hours a day (total 60-80 hours).
Teaching takes place in groups of 5-8 persons; groups are formed according to the level of students which is determined by testing (Beginner, Elementary, Advanced). Special emphasis is placed on improving listening comprehension and speaking skills through both class-time and time at the listening center. Emphasis is also placed on correcting pronunciation and intonation. Students are provided with primers and textbook and study Russian on video class and in computer labs.
08-30 – 09-30 – Breakfast, free time
10-00 – 12-30 - Russian language classes
13-00 – 14-30 - Dinner, free time
15-00 – 17-30 - Cultural activities
18-00 – 23-00 - Supper, free time
The tutors at the winter courses are staff of the Russian Language Department at Novosibirsk State Technical University with academic degrees in Russian philology and with knowledge of English, German and French.
An extensive social and recreational program is offered for afternoons: acquaintance with the Russian culture, folklore, applied arts, and classical music, as well as excursions to galleries, theatres, concert hall, folklore centre, museums, and excursion to the Art Gallery, Zoo, botanical gardens, night club, café, skis, skates and etc.
All foreign students live in hostel "Universitetskaya". Living block consists of 2-3 bed rooms, toilet, wash sink, bath room. Cost of living in the hostel is 6000 rubles per month for 1 place.
Cost (for 5 and more persons in group)
Application fee: 110 USD for each person or 100 EURO by invoice or in Novosibirsk.
Tuition fee: 16000-20000 rubles for each student.
Culture and entertainment programs, bus tours (around Novosibirsk), meal and insurance are not included.
If you have made up your mind to attend one of our winter courses, please fill in the Application form
with passport copy and send it by fax: 7-383-3460209 or scanned and attached file by e-mail: Tatyana.Belova@inter.nstu.ru, Elena.Alshevskaya@inter.nstu.ru or firstname.lastname@example.org
Summer Course "Russian as a Foreign Language"
(June, July, August)
Study, cultural and entertainment program Course duration: 4 weeks. Russian language lessons: five days a week, 4 academic hours a day.
An extensive social and recreational program is offered for afternoons: acquaintance with the city, the Russian culture and art; visiting theaters, concert halls, museums, the zoo, the botanical garden, the folklore center, night clubs and cafés; a boat trip along the Ob River, activities at the Ob Sea, etc.
8-30 – 09-30 – Breakfast
10-00 – 12-30 – Russian language classes
13-00 – 14-30 – Dinner, free time
15-00 – 17-30 – Cultural activities
18-00 – 23-00 – Supper, free time
To attend one of our summer courses, please fill in the Application form
and send it by fax: +7 (383) 346 02 09, +7 (383) 315 33 98 or by e-mail to Tatyana.Belova@inter.nstu.ru, email@example.com