World Travel Awards has announced the 2017 winner for Europe's Leading City Destination as St Petersburg, Russia. It marks its status of the world’s most visited city.

A fantastic opportunity to discover the beauty of one of the most beautiful cities in Europe and study Russian language and culture.

St Petersburg University is delighted to invite you to take part in our unique cultural and educational project – SPbU Summer School. 

We offer a diverse international academic experience, with two weeks of educational programme, convened by SPbU leading academics. Our social programme will help you embrace the vibrant atmosphere of St Petersburg and enhance your learning. Although the School is a rigorous academic programme, we organize an inclusive social programme so you can get to know the city and locals. Explore culture and sights in St Petersburg and let your experience help you study our language and culture.


You will be able to hold excursions, learn how to sing Russian songs and even how to write poems in Russia!

Register for the course

Russian Language Requirements: A0-С1

Duration: 2 weeks

Starting date: June 2, 2018

The standard academic programme includes:

  • Modules on practice of Russian language (phonetics (for А0 – А2) grammar, and speaking)
  • Theme specific modules (history, tradition, and culture of Russia)
  • Sightseeing (walking and bus excursions)

Fee: 26,000 rubles

The fee covers: 40 contact hours, 10 hours for academic excursions, 20 hours for self-study.

Take the first step toward your dream by following the link and joining SPbU Summer School.

Welcome to our Summer School!

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