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Training programs


The International Centre for Education Programs (ICEP) provides training in various educational programs, including foreign languages and Russian as a foreign language (www.facebook.com/sziu.lingvcentre).


Program of Pre-University Training for Foreign Students

Students of the International Centre for Education Programs can study Russian for the further admission to higher education programs (university programs). It depends on sphere you choose, we can organize special course for you. In addition, we offer a unique training course - “Professionally-Oriented Lexis”

The aim of this course is to teach students how to use Russian for special purposes (language of their future profession), to form a conceptual basis on chosen disciplines. The course includes special grammar constructions, professional texts, and tasks for oral skills development, reading tasks, functional vocabulary and terminology. During the module program students receive basic knowledge of scientific style, master basic professional terms, learn to understand scientific texts.


The Russian Federation has a state system of testing Russian as a foreign language (TORFL). Testing is supervised by the Ministry of Education and Science. According to federal standards, there are five levels of RFL proficiency (preliminary level and 4 certification levels), therefore, five testing levels and five types of certificates issued for candidates who have passed their tests. These certificates are state documents that have no expiration date and are accepted by most Russian and foreign organizations.


The International Centre for Education Programs offers the following programs of Russian as a Foreign Language according to the state system:

  • Elementary Course of Russian
  • Basic Course of Russian
  • Intermediate Course of Russian
  • Upper-Intermediate Course of Russian
  • Advanced Course of Russian


Russian Language for part-time foreign students of the faculty State and Municipal Management

The program is aimed at forming universal, professional and special competencies, which are necessary to improve learning process and to conduct professional activities in the future.


Training format:

  • Individual training
  • Training in “mini/standard’ group


Upon request, the Center is ready to develop programs taking into account students’ requirements and wishes.


We are working with students from all around the world. All our teachers are professional graduated from well-known Russian State Universities with great experience. Our tutors are skilled professional with great devotion to their job.


Е-mail: studyinrus.spb@gmail.com

information service

Tel: +7 (812) 335-94-94 

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admission Committee

199178 Russia, Saint-Petersburg
Sredny prospect VO, 57/43

Tel: +7 (812) 323-33-11

E-mail: priem-sziu@ranepa.ru

Tel: +7 (812) 335-94-94 (ext. 1385)
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