Summer Intensive Russian Course


Summer Intensive Russian Course in Minsk


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Course dates:

  • 10.07.2017 - 28.07.2017 (3 weeks, 90 lessons per 45 minutes)
  • 07.08.2017 - 25.08.2017 (3 weeks, 90 lessons per 45 minutes)


Course Curriculum:

Groups are formed based on the entrance test results.

The General Russian Course focuses on phonetics, grammar, listening, writing, reading, and speaking.

  • Russian for Beginners: the fundamentals of the Russian language + phonetics
  • Levels А1-А2: grammar + phonetics + speaking practice
  • Levels В1-В2: grammar + speaking practice

Students can also enroll a carefully tailored additional courses:

  • Corrective Course in Russian Phonetics (one-to-one lesson fee: €12 per 45 minutes)
  • Corrective Course in Russian Grammar (one-to-one lesson fee: €12 per 45 minutes)
  • Introductory course "The Fundamentals of the Belarusian Language" (a group course conducted in Russian, provided free of charge)
  • Classic Russian Cinematography Course (provided free of charge)


Course fee: €290 

  • incl. 90 lessons per 45 minutes in a class up to 8 students, learning materials, 2 guided tours of Minsk and its surroundings, the certificate, visa support

Additional services:

  • Arrival/departure services and transfer arrangements from the airport / railway station to your accommodation - €40
  • Excursions to the cities and towns of Belarus
  • Accommodation


Accommodation Types:

  • Host family (half board, limited number of host families) - €30 per day
  • Hostels - €10-20 per day
  • Hotels*** - from €25 per day (a single room); from €15 per day (for 1 person in a twin room)

You can find accommodation types in or

Russian Language Centre "City Lingva" recommends:

  • The Hotel "East Time"
    €26 - a single room, €25 - a twin room, breakfast, Internet, to the "City Lingva" - 5 minutes by trolley/bus or 10 minutes on foot, to the railway station - 18 minutes by trolley/bus
  • The Hotel "Sputnik"
    €25 - a single room, €27 - a twin room, breakfast, Wi-Fi, to the "City Lingva" - 9 minutes by trolley/bus, to the railway station - 5 minutes by bus
  • The Hotel "Tourist"
    €33 - a single room, €38 - a twin room, breakfast, Wi-Fi, to the "City Lingva" - 4 minutes by subway, to the railway station - 24 minutes by subway
  • The Hotel "BonHotel"
    €54 - a single room, €54 - a twin room, breakfast, Wi-Fi, to the "City Lingva" - 11 minutes by subway, to the railway station - 7 minutes by bus
  • The Aparthotel "Comfort"
    €74 - a twin room, a kitchen, Wi-Fi, to the "City Lingva" - 2 minutes by trolley/bus + 8 minutes by subway, to the railway station - 2 minutes by trolley bus + 3 minutes by subway
  • The Hotel "Manastyrski"
    €70 - a single room, €77 - a twin room, breakfast, Wi-Fi, to the "City Lingva" - 5 minutes on foot + 4 minutes by subway, to the railway station - 5 minutes on foot + 2 minutes by subway


Procedure of the ordering and payment for the course:

1. You send us a request for a course and information for the invitation.

2. We send you a contract.

3. You sign a contract and pay 20% of the cost of the course (non-refundable deposit)*.

4. We send you the invitation for visa.

5. You get the visa (if necessary).

6. You come to Minsk.

7. You pay the remaining amount of course and accommodation**.

8. You do a placement test and start to learn Russian language in City Lingva.


* Full payment can also be made in advance in Euros by bank transfer or by credit card on our website before the course starts.
Notes: If you would like to pay by bank transfer, state this in your application form. We will send you the contract which you must sign and email to us. After this you can make full payment following the details provided in the contract. Students will have to pay bank charges. 

** Payment is made upon arrival in Belarusian roubles (BYR) at the exchange rate set by the National Bank on the day of payment.



How long in advance do you have to book the course?

  • If you need to do the visa to Belarus, please send your request to the course not later than 10 days before the course starts.
  • If you don't have to do the visa to Belarus, please send your request to the course no later than 3 days before the course starts.


 Application to participate in the Intensive Russian Course for Foreigners

Group Lessons

Group Lessons

max. 8 students, levels from Beginner to C2, from 4 to 30 hours per week

One-to-one Lessons

One-to-one Lessons

individual program, the most convenient schedule, online pre-course

Online Lessons

Online Lessons

studying in any place at any time, preparation for exams or for journey



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Students from all over the world study the Russian language with the City Lingva.

We have students from UK, Spain, France, Germany, Holland, Poland, Austria, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Turkey, Syria, Iran, China, and we are ready to expand this list.

Join us!


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Learn the Russian language in comfort and in a pleasant company.

Discover new places and meet new people.

Russian Language Centre "City Lingva"

ID 191761184

27, Lenin str., office 159
Minsk 220030, BELARUS

Skype: CityLingva

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