77 Politechnicheskaya street, Saratov, Russia, 410054

Summer School

The Russian Language and Culture Summer School for students from other countries

The Russian language on the Volga River in Saratov, Russia

SILS summer classes start in July and finish in September. Being in Saratov during the most enjoyable time of the year - summer - gives you a chance to explore the 410-year old city and other beautiful places along the Volga River - the Great Russian River. You would enjoy splendid panoramic views of Volga in summer. Don't lose the opportunity to submerge yourself in a totally different, rich and diverse culture.

The Russian Language and Culture Summer School offer a unique opportunity to study Russian as a foreign language in the heart of Russia. You would have a chance to study Russian and to get acquainted to the atmosphere of Russian culture. Saratov is a large cultural, economical and educational center on the bank of the Volga river.

Location: Saratov, Russia, Yuri Gagarin State Technical University of Saratov

Participants of the Summer School

The program of the Summer School  is designed for those who are interested in the Russian language and culture and who want to acquire or enrich their knowledge of Russian.

Number of students in a group

The training is carried out in groups of 1 – 10 people, formed according to the level of student`s proficiency and skills. The program could be organized if there are enough participants with compatible language proficiency levels.

Language of study: Russian

The Russian Language Certificate

At the end of the course participants pass a test of Russian As a Foreign Language and get a certificate.

Duration and schedule of the course

The duration of the course is 74 hours per month (4 weeks) or 144 academic hours (8 weeks). Classes will be 5 days a week (Saturday and Sunday are days off).

Schedule of the Summer School:

  • July, 4th – July, 28th (4weeks);
  • August, 1st – August, 28th  (4 weeks);
  • July, 4th  – August, 28th  (8 weeks).

Cost of studies without accommodation:

Number of students in a group   

Cost (4 weeks)    

8-10 people

22 000 RUB

5-7 people

29 000 RUB

2-4 people

36 500 RUB

1 person

66 000 RUB


Number of students in a group      

 Cost (8 weeks)    

8-10 people

36 000 RUB

5-7 people

40 500 RUB

2-4 people

47 500 RUB

1 person

130 000 RUB


The participants will be provided with a comfortable hostel which is in a walking distance from the university.

Cost of accommodation: 3 600 Rubles  per month. 

Cultural Program

The participants of the Summer School can take part in cultural and entertainment program: visiting Art Museums, Museums of Local History and places of interest.

Summer School means comfortable atmosphere, experienced teachers and traditional hospitality of the city.

Do not miss your chance to get acquainted to the modern Russia!

How to apply: fill in the application form on the web-site http://en.sstu.ru

Deadline: May, 25th 2015.

For more information about opportunities to study the Russian language at Yuri Gagarin State Technical University of Saratov, please, contact us by phone: +7 8452 99 86 67 or via e-mail: int_office@edu.sstu.ru