Ekaterinburg, Russia

Russian Fresh: Russian Woman - Russian Power (DAAD)

when 3 February 2020 - 23 February 2020
language Russian
duration 3 weeks
credits 4 EC
fee EUR 1280

The Winter School “Russian Fresh: Russian Woman – Russian Power” combines and presents intensive Russian language courses, reading Russian poems, Russian games and quests, Russian Soviet cartoons and animations, lectures, cultural events, workshops on songs and folklore dances, experiencing Russian winter activities and excursion programs from the Eastern to Western cities of Russia, Ekaterinburg and Saint Petersburg. After the 3-week winter course, school participants will achieve a remarkable linguistic competence and performance in Russian as a foreign language, and obtain a rich and practical knowledge of position and roles of women in Russia.

Course leader

Maria Guzikova

Target group

Any interested in learning / improving Russian language, culture, history

Course aim

To make your knowledge about Russian language and Russia better!

Fee info

EUR 1280: Included:

Accommodation in the comfortable hostels in Ekaterinburg and Saint Petersburg (from 3rd February until 23rd February);
Train ticket from Ekaterinburg to Saint Petersburg;
Breakfast in Ekaterinburg and Saint Petersburg (from 3rd February until 23rd February);
Russian language tuition in Ekaterinburg at Ural Federal University;
Learning materials;
Workshops on Russian traditional toy, song and dance;
Linguistic games and quest;
Visa and registration support;
Transfer in Ekaterinburg from the airport Koltsovo / Train Station;
Printing service;
Souvenirs of the Winter School;
UrFU's certificate upon completion the course
The Excursion Program includes:

In Ekaterinburg

Square of 1905
Lenin’s monuments
The Church-on-Blood
Boris Yeltsin Centre
Museum of Fine Arts
Ural Opera Ballet Theatre
Soviet Lifestyle Museum
Border between Europe and Asia
Real Russian thermal springs
In Saint Petersburg

St. Isaac's Cathedral
State Museum-Memorial
Kazan Cathedral
The Hermitage
The museum of Anna Akhamatova
The Russian Museum
Museum of Political History of Russia
Small City of contemporary young hipsters “Etaji”


DAAD scholarship for students (please contact DAAD center at your University)