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Rating: 4.7

(24 reviews)
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Russian Language Academy accredited by EAQUALS
Russian Language Academy is located in the beautiful city of Riga, Latvia. Coastal to the Baltic Sea, at the mouth of the River Daugava, Riga is renowned for its Art Nouveau architecture, concert halls, museums and wooden buildings. Situated within walking distance of the Museum of Natural History and Science, The 19th Century National Opera Theatre, Vērmane Garden and much more. Russian Language Academy is in a fantastic location for students to enjoy their time in Riga to its fullest. The school's facilities include an auditorium, library, kitchen for student use, lounge area and free after-class access to language learning software. A Student Support Desk is also available for any questions or queries that students may have. All classrooms have air-conditioning, heating and ample natural light to create the optimal learning environment. The course selection from the school is extensive and includes Russian Literature, Russian Music, TRKI and TELC Preparation programmes and Teacher Development programmes. Private or Mini Group courses are also available as well as Immersion Crash courses. The school would ask that all students have some knowledge of the Cyrillic alphabet before starting their course. Russian Language Academy has options for accommodation in Homestay, Shared Flats, Hotel, Residences and Private Apartments, available throughout the year. A 15-minute walk from the UNESCO World Heritage site of Riga's Old Town, Russian Language Academy is well equipped to assist students in reaching their language goals whilst enjoying the beauties that the city has to offer. More

Rating: 4.6

24 reviews
Students < 18 years

Rating: 4.0

Students 18-30 years

Rating: 4.8

Students 30-49 years

Rating: 4.9

Students 50+ years

Rating: 4.4

380€ 366€
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Information about Latvia

As a Country in transition, Latvia is still relatively unknown to mass tourism. The capital, Riga, is one of the most enjoyable European cities, with an exciting night life. You will also find here 6 UNESCO protected sites. You can enjoy 500 km. of white beaches in front of the Baltic Sea, 10 of which were assigned a Blue Flag. Don't miss the city of Sigulda, with its medieval castles, and the Gauya National Park, famous for its legendary caverns.
Population: 1,927,000
Capital: Riga
Time zone: GMT +3
Currency: EUR
Telephone country code: +371
Name of country in Russian: Латвия
Largest cities in Latvia:
  • 1. Riga: 740,000
  • 2. Daugavpils: 110,000
  • 3. Liepaja: 85,000
  • 4. Jelgava: 61,000
  • 5. Jurmala: 54,000
Visa: Nationals from Sudan require a visa to enter and study in Latvia. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.
Visa requirements data last updated on 01 Dec. 2022 (Source)
For the most up-to-date visa information please consult with the embassy or consulate of Latvia in your country. List of embassies and consulates of Latvia on the official website - .
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type C
  • Plug Type F
  • Residential voltage: 230 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

FAQ about courses in Latvia

  • Russian Language Academy has received the best overall rating in Riga.
  • Russian Language Academy, located in Raina Bulvaris 31-5, Riga has been voted as the school with the best location in Latvia.
  • Russian Language Academy was rated highest for quality of teaching.
  • 'Executive Homestay' at Russian Language Academy is the best rated accommodation in Latvia.
  • You can take courses for just 1 week. For significant progress opt for longer durations.
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mario paoli

Rating: 5

I am very satisfied with how the whole practice ...
Christoph Drescher

Rating: 5

Very easy booking, fast, friendly and proactive support from staff.
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Rating: 5

I can highly recommend this language school. Very nice ...
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Rating: 5

Fantastic assistance, truly amazing. Excellent, courteous and helpful. To try.
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