Russian as a Foreign Language

Learn to speak Russian


  Russian language study is:
  multicultural linguistic environment
  great learning experience of international students
  well-qualified individual teachers  



TSU has 20 years of experience teaching international students. The Faculty of Philology over the years has conducted pre-vocational training programs for students from all over the world: Spain, Italy, Germany, USA, Belgium, Poland, China, Turkey, South Korea, Tunisia, Taiwan, Mongolia, Egypt, and Turkmenistan, and other countries.   

TSU organized Summer Schools with intensive training in the Russian language and implemented programs of academic student exchange from universities in Italy, Germany, the USA, Czech Republic, Poland, Belgium, and other countries. 

Since 2010 our University has implemented the Bachelor's double diploma program. The Master's program "Russian as a Foreign Language" operates for Russian and international undergraduate and graduate specialists in philology. 



Pre-courses Department

Undergraduate (profile "Russian language")

Master's program"Russian as a Foreign Language"

Postgraduate studies

Short courses of Russian language for international students
This is an internship, which lasts about 3 months. 
The cost of courses depends on the number of credits.  Usually, the cost ranges from 20,000 to 30,000 rubles.

Summer and Winter Schools

Classes are taught by Russian language teachers of the Department, who have special training and considerable experience in working with international students. You can receive detailed information about Summer and Winter Schools by request to

The TSU Faculty of Philology organizes:

Thematic programs (40 hours, course duration - 1 month)

Testing in Russian as a Foreign Language

Russian as a Foreign Language
Contact e-mail:

Philology Faculty
Contact e-mail: Tel. : 8 (3822) 529-852 ; fax: 8 ( 3822) 529-585