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19 Best language schools in Russia (ranked based on student reviews)

You are interested in learning Russian in Russia? We have researched all the details about the best Russian language schools in Russia for you so that you can easily compare prices, reviews, courses for adults and teenagers and special offers.

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Rating: 4.8

4.8
175 reviews
 
Top Destinations: St. Petersburg (city thumbnail)

Rating: 4.7

4.7
36 reviews
 
Top Destinations: Moscow (city thumbnail)

Rating: 4.6

4.6
5 reviews
 
Top Destinations: Sochi (city thumbnail)
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Key Facts about Russia

Experience this adventurous, fascinating and unpredictable destination full of rich history. Enjoy the beautiful baroque and neoclassical architecture of Rastrelli, the Italianate mansions and operas, and the network of canals and cultural treasures in St Petersburg. Visit Moscow, the epicenter of new Russia, in the late spring, when the city's parks are filled with flowering trees and happy citizens. Go to Russia during summer and experience the white nights (when the sun barely dips below the horizon) or visit for a ski trip to Russia's vast mountains.

Population: 140,702,000

Capital: Moscow

Time zone: GMT +3 — GTM +12

Currency: RUB (1 RUB = 0.0116 EUR)

Telephone country code: +7

Name of country in Russian: Россия

Religion:

  • Orthodox  42%
  • Islam  7%
  • Christian Denominations  5%
  • Paganism  1%
  • Atheist, agnostic and unclassified  38%
  • Other religions: Buddhism, Hinduism  7%

Russia quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.8

4.8 (216 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from Montenegro do not require a visa to study short term courses up to 30 days. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

Largest cities in Russia:

  • 1. Moscow: 10,400,000
  • 2. St Petersburg: 5,000,000
  • 3. Novosibirsk: 1,400,000
  • 4. Yekaterinburg: 1,350,000
  • 5. Nizhny Novgorod: 1,300,000

Largest international airport in Russia:

Sheremetyevo International Airport (SVO): 40.093.000 Passengers/Year; 6 Terminals; 27 km. from Moscow city center

universities: 383 (rankings of universities in Russia)

Cost of Living:
  • Big Mac price (Russia average):148.52 RUB (50% cheaper than in United Kingdom)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type C
  • Plug Type F
  • Residential voltage: 230 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

Most popular regions in Russia for language travel

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    FAQ about schools in Russia

  • EDUCA Russian language school, located in Bolshaya Morskaya 3, Central, St. Petersburg has been voted as the school with the best location in Russia.
  • YCODE Russian Language School was rated highest for quality of teaching.
  • 'Homestay ' at Derzhavin Institute is the best rated accommodation in Russia.
  • You can take courses for just 1 week. For significant progress opt for longer durations.
  • In Russia electricity is 230 Volt and 50 Hz. Plug type C, F.
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