LEARN RUSSIAN IN MOSCOW

with teachers of the Moscow State University
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Attention! We provide visa support for the period of your study (1 academic year max). For the moment visa support is available for the citizens and residents of: Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Mexico, New Zealand, Netherlands, North Macedonia, Norway, Peru, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Serbia, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, Sweden, Turkey, UK, USA, UAE. x
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Russian courses

  • Courses available all year round.
  • Free trial lessons every Monday.
  • We have been teaching Russian since 1990.
  • 10 000 students from 40 different countries.
  • Unique teaching methods.
  • Individual schedule.
  • Visa, transfer, accommodation.
  • Excursions around Moscow.
180€
per week
classes time is:
from 10:00 to 14:00

Winter Russian Course provides a unique opportunity to master the language quick by using it in practice.

Self-study
online Russian course
for beginners
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from 10:00 to 14:00
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Free trial lessons every Monday for everyone
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from 10:00 to 14:00
4 days a week
Free trial lessons every Monday for everyone.
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from 10:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
4 days a week
Free trial lessons every Monday for everyone.
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from 6:00 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.
3 days a week
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from 2:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
from 3 days a week
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from 8 classes
from 1 days a week
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What is MGU Russian

Russian language Centre has been licensed by the state. We accept students with any level of knowledge from 17 years old.

We have unique teaching methods. We will write an invitation letter for a student visa application. We will take care about accommodation (host family or hostel). We will pick you up at the airport and make your registration in Moscow.

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We teach Russian
from 1990

We’ve been
teaching businessmen, travelers,
expats, and members
of Russian families for more than 25 years.

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10 000 students from
more than 40 countries

We work with students from all over the world. we know exactly what to offer to people from different regions.

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Unique teaching methods

Patented method for teaching a foreign language by the Russian highly-qualified teachers.

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MGU teachers

Experienced teachers from the best Russian University.

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Assistance for our students

Visa, transfer, and accommodation. We will help you settle In Moscow.

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Certificate

All students have the opportunity to take the Russian language state exam and get a certificate.

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Individual approach

Warm and friendly atmosphere. Individual choice of a teacher and a program.

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Excursions

New acquaintances, impressions experience and practice the Russian language in the Russian capital.

Not sure what your language level is. Take the test.

Test online 

How does it work

We work with students of all levels. We study grammar without cramming. We speak a lot and discuss daily topics in class. It will take you just one week to learn to read and write (from zero)

To adapt quickly in Russia, you will have a course of survival language to be able to understand messages in the subway, stores, etc.

Teachers

Feedback from students

Fatima
Fatima
Good afternoon, dear colleagues, my name is Fatima, I teach Russian in the course "Our Youth'' in Afghanistan. I decided to test myself. Thank you. I was able to do it using your tests. For me it is very important. Thank you again.  ... Read more
Good afternoon, dear colleagues, my name is Fatima, I teach Russian in the course "Our Youth'' in Afghanistan. I decided to test myself. Thank you. I was able to do it using your tests. For me it is very important. Thank you again.          Good luck.
Adrian Usher
Adrian Usher
I have been a student of Katerina for six months, as a member of her B1 Russian class at МГУ.  I attended three evening online classes a week with her before taking my B1 Russian language exam. Katerina’s lessons were instrumental for imp... Read more
I have been a student of Katerina for six months, as a member of her B1 Russian class at МГУ.  I attended three evening online classes a week with her before taking my B1 Russian language exam. Katerina’s lessons were instrumental for improving my Russian so that I was ready for my language exam. Furthermore, Katerina’s wealth of experience in working with students from many different nationalities, meant she had great skill in understanding me despite mistakes in my grammar, pronunciation and she provided constructive feedback. Beyond language learning, Katerina was also an excellent guide and conversationalist in helping me understand Russian culture, manners, humour and current affairs. She is clearly a person who enjoys her work, supports her students making her an invaluable teacher. I hope to return to having Katerina as a lesson in the future. I would strongly recommend Katerina to colleagues and friends, she is a professional, friendly and effective tutor. Adrian London UK 2021
Gabriella Folsom
Gabriella Folsom
Staff is very helpful and knowledgeable! I was put in the high group which focuses less on grammar and more on fluency and speaking effectively, and I can tell that my everyday language has improved a lot! They were so, SO helpful when I was figuring... Read more
Staff is very helpful and knowledgeable! I was put in the high group which focuses less on grammar and more on fluency and speaking effectively, and I can tell that my everyday language has improved a lot! They were so, SO helpful when I was figuring out my visa, and the host family that they put me with are the kindest people!
Martin
Martin
I participated in a 2 weeks course with private classes and guest family accommodation. From the start, everything was very well organized and I was supported with selection of course types, the accommodation, visa process and pick up from the airpor... Read more
I participated in a 2 weeks course with private classes and guest family accommodation. From the start, everything was very well organized and I was supported with selection of course types, the accommodation, visa process and pick up from the airport. This was very helpful. The course itself was professionally prepared and conducted by the private teacher. The accommodation was very modern, comfortable and I had a lot of opportunities to socialize with the guest family and to explore Moscow during my stay. On top, a weekly dinner with other students was arranged by the organizer so that I could mingle with fellow students. Overall it was a great experience!
Firuza Salakhidinova
Firuza Salakhidinova
The course is very well-structured and organised. It provides a thorough and substantial introduction to the practical aspects of teaching Russian as Foreign Language. Both novice and experienced teachers will find it useful for themselves. I would i... Read more
The course is very well-structured and organised. It provides a thorough and substantial introduction to the practical aspects of teaching Russian as Foreign Language. Both novice and experienced teachers will find it useful for themselves. I would in particular commend teachers' invaluable contribution to delivery of webinars(I personally fell in love with those devoted to the phonetics of the Russian language). Since the course is very practical it requires students to complete tasks for which they receive constructive feedback with further recommendations from highly experienced tutors. I would like to say a huge thank you to my instructor Anastasia Ponachevnaya who was very helpful throughout my learning experience. She was approachable, supportive and her valuable feedbacks helped me throughout the whole course!!
Chang Kyu Kim
Chang Kyu Kim
An excellent crash private lesson that took during my short stay in Moscow for two weeks. That gives me a solid case rules and exceptions. Some people take a combination of a group lesson and a private lesson but I took only the private one because o... Read more
An excellent crash private lesson that took during my short stay in Moscow for two weeks. That gives me a solid case rules and exceptions. Some people take a combination of a group lesson and a private lesson but I took only the private one because of the schedule flexibility. Спасибо большое!
Zeff Worley
Zeff Worley
The classes here are very intensive and really make you use all your knowledge to the best of your ability. In the A2 class with Natalya, I always feel challenged to improve my Russian. While it was difficult at first, only having studied for a year,... Read more
The classes here are very intensive and really make you use all your knowledge to the best of your ability. In the A2 class with Natalya, I always feel challenged to improve my Russian. While it was difficult at first, only having studied for a year, I feel like I’ve definitely improved leaps and bounds thanks to the class being taught entirely in Russian. Would 100% recommend!
Maria Manciavillano
Maria Manciavillano
I like to deepen grammar and analise special cases in russian language with a nice native speaker through texts and conversations. And what's more, they've helped me to find a family where I can stay!
Reka D.
Reka D.
I really like MGU-Russian languagenschool because the teachers are professional,helpful and kind. Furthermore, you can join anytime and the allocate you to the group needed. I would be happy to come back.

We will arrange airport transfer, help you settle in Moscow, and show you around

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We will help you get the visa

We will write an invitation letter for a student visa application

We will pick you up at the airport

If necessary, we pick you up at the airport and take you to your host-family.

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We will arrange accommodation

We will arrange accommodation for you we can provide accommodation for the entire period of your stay

Apart-Hotel

Host-family
Separate room in an apartment with a host-family

FAQ

Can I do both group and individual classes?

Sure, you can take group lessons from 10:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. and then do private classes after 2:00 p.m.

How long does it take to reach the next level of Russian?

About 80-120 contact hours.

What is the minimum number of classes I can take?

You can take not less than 1 weeks of classes (20 contact hours).

What is 1 contact hour?

1 contact hour is 45 minutes. We use contact hours to calculate the time of study.

Can I take your classes if I already have a Russian visa?

If you already have a visa, you can take our classes. You don’t have to apply for another visa.

How do I determine my level of knowledge

You may take our online test.

What does «visa support» mean?

This means that our Center will write an invitation letter for a student visa application.

How long does it take for you to write an invitation letter?

If you are an EU-citizen, it takes 1-2 days to write an invitation letter. if you are staying less than 90 days. If you are non-EU citizen, it will take about 3 weeks to do it through the Russian Federal Migration Service.

How long does it take to get a visa with your invitation letter?

It depends on the consulate. So it’s better to contact your local consulate.