Russian Studies - Russian language, History and Literature, Short Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 21 days
  • English (book IELTS)


The Russian Studies - Russian language, History and Literature course offered by Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) includes full-day bus trip to Peterhof, bus trip to Pushkin and excursion to the Hermitage.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 21 days
  • Credits
    5 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

The cultural program includes:
  • full-day bus trip to Peterhof, the former imperial residence, famous for its amazing fountain and museum ensemble. Along with visiting the Grand Palace you will enjoy the walk in the Upper- and Lower parks and see numerous fountains, including the Grand Cascade and the Samson Fountain. 
  • bus trip to Pushkin (Tsarskoe Selo), the former imperial residence, famous for its palace and park ensemble. You will visit one of the most beautiful palaces - Palace of Russian Empress Catherine the Great. The peak of this excursion will be a visit to the world-famous Amber Room reconstructed in 2003 
  • Visit to the "Baltica" Brewery where you can learn about the construction and logistic peculiarities of the plant. 
  • Excursion to the Hermitage, one of the world's largest and oldest museums of fine art.

All the trips listed above are included in the participation fee and are available to the students of this module at no extra charge.

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.


Academic Requirements

For the application package please contact the Program Coordinator via e-mail.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Saint Petersburg

  • 34733 - 58700 RUB/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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