Summer Russian classes in Moscow

Summer russian classes program Moscow – Russian language courses and culture program

participants in front of Zagorsk churches Programs are starting on the first monday of the month of June, July, Aug and Sept (you can join for 2, 3, 4, 8 or 16 weeks)

We are inviting students (beginner level) for group summer courses at Moscow State University. The course will be in groups of maximal 8 persons (with 2-3 teachers) and a total of 20 lessons per week (4 academic hours a day for 5 days). Emphasis is on getting to know the basics of the Russian language and to be able to speak Russian in simple conversations. No prior knowledge of Russian is required, however familiarity with the cyrillic alphabet will help.

The following will be included in the price:
Novodevichy monastery

  • Guided tour of Moscow State University, Russia’s leading educational establishment, incl. several of its museums
  • Walking tour of the historic Center of Moscow, incl. a visit of the Kremlin
  • Visit of Kolomenskoe
  • Home stay with carefully selected family incl. breakfast
  • Student party
  • Textbooks and Reference Materials
  • Student ID allowing for numerious student discounts nationwide
    Basilius Cathedral
  • Map of Moscow
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Visa support

Excursions to other main sights in Moscow (e.g., Tretyakov Gallery, Kolomenskoe, Danilov will be organized upon request.
Read more info about the city of Moscow sightseeing.

For application, please use our Application Form and select “group course”, “homestay accommodation with Breakfast” and the above dates. You can also contact us if you have further questions.

We regularly organize 2-days excursions to Petersburg and the Golden Ring on weekends, where all students are invited to join:

Small church in Suzdal

  1. Excursion to Sergiyev Posad (formerly Zagorsk), the capital of the Russian Orthodox church with the Holy Trinity St. Sergius Monastery (1 day, return in the evening)
  2. Excursion to Sankt Petersburg (2 days, Visit of the The Hermitage Museum, Pushkin and Pavlovsk, including a folklore concert in Nikolayevsky Palace)
  3. Excursion to the ancient Russian cities of the Golden Ring: Vladimir, Suzdal and Sergiyev Posad (2 days)

City tours include:


  • Railway tickets
  • Accommodation in middle class hotel
  • 2 meals a day
  • Sightseeing program
  • A ride on a horse-drawn sledge (in Suzdal)

Organisation and application is done on place, the cost will depend on the number of participants and is approx. EUR 30 for the visit to Sergiyev Posad (Zagorsk) and EUR 200 per person for the 2-days city tours.

If you wish to continue your journey on the Trans-Siberian, we are happy to help you organize an unforgettable trip. Check our individual or group tours on the Trans-Siberian.

Trans-Siberian train 1st class sleeper on Trans-Siberian