Learn Russian in Saint Petersburg

You can’t help but be amazed by the beauty and history all around you on a Russian course in Saint Petersburg! As you study Russian in Saint Petersburg, you’ll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the sights of this incredible city, from the canals to modern shops and impressive museums. Explore one of the most magnificent European cities and choose to learn Russian in Saint Petersburg!

 
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Russian schools in Saint Petersburg

Developed by Peter the Great as a show of imperial power, this city has managed to retain its grandeur over centuries, and as you study Russian in Saint Petersburg you’ll be surrounded by its splendour. On a Russian course in Saint Petersburg, you’ll join dynamic, immersive language lessons all taught in the heart of the city at our partner schools. From Saint Michael’s Castle to the Faberge Museum, learning Russian in Saint Petersburg will take you to the city’s best sights!

Why study Russian in Saint Petersburg?

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City life
  • This majestic city is sure to leave you in awe as you study Russian abroad, exploring iconic sights such as St. Isaac’s Cathedral and the impressive State Hermitage Museum.
  • Start your day by admiring the statue of the Bronze Horseman, a city icon, then take a boat trip on the River Neva and end your day with ballet or opera at the Mariinsky Theatre.
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Travel
  • One of the city’s best sights, the Peterhof Palace is a perfect day trip from the city - take the hydrofoil along the Gulf of Finland and admire the Park of Alexandria and the Grand Cascade.
  • On your Russian course in Saint Petersburg, you might also visit the small town of Pushkin, where you can visit the incredible Catherine Palace.
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Work
  • Saint Petersburg is a major trade gateway and also has a large industrial sector, making it an ideal destination for professionals to pursue a language course abroad.
  • As you learn Russian in Saint Petersburg, you can also explore volunteering opportunities in the city through our partner schools - contact us for more information!

Popular questions about studying Russian in Saint Petersburg:

How much does it cost to live and study in Saint Petersburg?

Costs of studying Russian in Saint Petersburg are reasonable if you search out the cheaper restaurants and shops - for example, a beer at a local pub might come to 2.20 EUR (200 RUB), while a cappuccino is just 1.30 EUR (120 RUB). To get around the city, take a ride on the tram system, which costs just 0.55 EUR (50 RUB) per trip. Our Russian courses in Saint Petersburg start from 90 EUR (8200 EUR) for two weeks, and you can reach out to us for a free quote for your language studies abroad in Russia. 

What are the benefits of studying Russian in Saint Petersburg?
  • Saint Petersburg is an incredible destination to study Russian abroad if you’re looking for a wealth of museums, historic sights, and breathtaking palaces.
  • As you learn Russian in Saint Petersburg, you’ll get a different view of life in Russia, and professionals can explore a dynamic jobs market on their language course abroad.
What type of Russian courses can I study in Saint Petersburg?

ESL offers a wide range of Russian courses in Saint Petersburg for you to choose from, so whether you’re looking for a long-term course or just a short beginner’s course, we'll help you craft the perfect language study holiday. Some of the language courses abroad at our partner schools include:

  • Lessons from A1 to C1 level, including intensive courses
  • Combined private and group courses
  • TRKI exam preparation courses

Do you have further questions about studying Russian in Saint Petersburg?

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