Preparatory enrollment programme in Russian universities

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Preparatory enrollment programme is one of the most popular programmes in Russian Language and Culture Institute. It was worked out for those foreign trainees who want to enter a university or institute in Russia. For all period of the course students have been preparing for testing their Russian language competence at First level (B1). This level of language competence is obligatory requirement for enrollment to any university or institute in Russia.


10 months (=800 hours) – standard course.

You may start this course in September or January.

To enroll in a Russian university, a foreign student must first pass the Test of Russian as a Foreign Language (TORFL). In this program, students obtain skills essential for passing the TORFL test for the B1 level.

Graduates of the program are able to enter any of the following faculties at Saint Petersburg State University (SPbSU):

Faculties of SPSU:

Faculty of Philology
Faculty of Arts
Faculty of International Relations
Faculty of Journalism
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Asian and African Studies
Historic Faculty
Faculty of Political science
Faculty of Psychology
Faculty of Sociology
Faculty of Philosophy
Graduate School of Management
Faculty of Applied Mathematics
Mathematics & Mechanics Faculty
Faculty of Geography and Geo-ecology
Faculty of Biology and Soil Sciences
Faculty of Chemistry
Faculty of Geology
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Physics

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