From Simbirsk to Ulyanovsk (Intensive Russian)

Ulyanovsk State Technical University is one of the centres for Russian language in Ulyanovsk. Students from all over the world come to Ulyanovsk to study Russian language (China, Iraq, UK, Germany, Austria, etc.). All students willing to attend full-time programs of UlSTU have a pre-course of Russian language. Our highly-qualified tutors are specialists in working with foreign students. Since 2014 all students are able to pass exams and get certificates of their language level.

The school course is a rich and comprehensive program of intensive Russian language. Students will learn language with a short overview of local history, culture and architecture. Classes are held in small groups and include theoretical and practical tasks and workshops.

Educational program course is an intensive and comprehensive program of Russian language. Students with A1-A2 level of knowledge are invited. Certificate of knowledge is recommended, but not obligatory, online placement test is possible for applicants. Classes are held in small groups and include theoretical and practical tasks and workshops with highly-qualified and skilled instructors of the Russian as a Foreign Language Department. Course provides practical trainings in historical sites and architectural landmarks of the Ulyanovsk region and its neighborhood.

Upon completion students receive a certificate of a taken course, indicating the number of academic hours and credit points recommended, as well as study materials, workbooks and study books. International TORFL exam is available upon completion.

Entertaining part of the program combines sports activities, workshops, cultural museums, out-of-town guided tour, bicycle ride, picnic, open air movie theater and the annual air show of Russian Air Fleet Day.

Participants of the Summer school are accommodated in a student dormitory on campus within walking distance from educational buildings. Apartments (for three or four) are fully furnished with shared facilities: equipped kitchen and a bathroom. Football stadium and gym are also available for students on campus.

During the School participants will be accompanied by student tutors and volunteers. It is recommended for students to form groups when arriving to Russia so the university specialist could meet them in Moscow and follow to Ulyanovsk (if applicable).


August 13 - September 7, 2018


Students with level of Russian of A1-A2, interested in Russian culture and language.

Placement test

Students with upper levels of Russian are required to take a placement test after enrollment in June.

Language of instruction




Participation fee

950 Euro, including tuition, accommodation, lunch/day, cultural programme (including welcome and farewell parties), migration support, transfer within the city

Deadline for applications

June 30, 2018

Documents required

- Application form (download from the homepage);
- Copy of international passport;
- Brief motivation letter;
- CV.


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