Full immersion

Full language and cultural immersion programme is a great opportunity to immerse oneself in the language for a whole month.   The city where the programme takes place is not cosmopolitan at all and a  lot of Russian traditions are still preserved there.

The language immersion environment is created by three main aspects of the programme:

  • Accommodation in a Russian-speaking family
  • An Intensive Russian course
  • Various recreational and cultural activities

When does the course start and end?

1st option

The start date is June, 1 2020 (the 31st of May is the day of arrival)

The end date is June, 28 2020 (the 29th of June is the day of departure)

2d option

The start date is June, 29 2020 (the 28th of June is the day of arrival)

The end date is July, 26 2020 (the 27th of July is the day of departure)

What is the price of the course?

Total cost of the course  141 000 rubles / 2200$ US / 1980 euro ( based on currency exchange rate as of 26.10.2019 )

What is the duration of the course and the timetable?

The duration of the course is 4 weeks. Lessons  take place from Monday to Friday and last 4 hours a day. The course comprises 100 ac.h. (1 ac.h. – 45 minutes).  The indicative timetable can be found here. The correlation between the length of the course and the level of English can be found here.

Where am I going to study?

Studies are given in groups. There are 8 students maximum in a group. The group is formed according to your level of Russian. At the end of the course the certificate of completion is issued. The school is located in the heart of the city (the map).

Where am I going to live?

A Russian-speaking family will be your guide in the world of Russian traditions and everyday life.

A Russian-speaking family provides food and a private room for accommodation.

You can find further information on accommodation in host families here.

What are recreational and cultural activities?

Entertainment programme consists of organized by the school guided tour, museum visits, boat trips, and a field trip.  All of them are included in the price.

What is included in the price?

-russian language course (100 academic hours)

-placement test (on-line and skype talk)

-course book

-certificate on completion of the course

-accommodation (host family placement)

-2 meals per day (+packed lunch)

-visa support (invitation letter for educational visa)

-activity programme (tickets to museums, for excursions in the city and field trips)

- support of the school coordinator (24/7)

- transfer (meeting at the Voronezh airport or at the railway station and transfer to the place of accommodation)

What is not included in the price?

Ticket to Moscow

Ticket from Moscow to Voronezh

Public transport during the programme in Voronezh

Personal expenses

Visa fees 

Insurance costs