The Russian Language Preparation Programs are available at SibFU in The Pre-Admission Russian as a Foreign Language (RFL) Department for International Students. Russian language courses and general disciplines (pre-university courses) are Pre-University Programs for international students who would like to do their Bachelor's, Master's or PhD SibFU degree in Siberian Federal University or at other Russian universities.
Whether you want to study Russian for a few weeks, a year or two years, for academic or general purposes, we offer you a structured Programs of study. These Programs prepare international students for direct entry into Siberian Federal University.
At the end of your Preparatory Course, you will receive a Certificate Of Russian Language Proficiency. This certificate will ensure entry to SibFU degree Programs.
If you want to know more about our Russian Language Preparation Programs for international students, please check the course information below or contact SibFU by the e-mail admission [at] sfu-kras [dot] ru.
|Course||Academic hours||Cost, RUR|
|Russian as a foreign language one-year program (from 1 September to 31August)||880||140 000|
|Russian as a foreign language one-year program (from 1 September to 30 June)||720||100 000|
|Russian as a foreign language half-year program (from 1 February to 31 August)||580||90 000|
|Russian as a foreign language half-year program||360||50 000|
|Russian language summer course, 2 month (from 1 July to 31August)||160||35 500|
|Course||Academic hours||Cost, RUR|
|Humanitarian Programs||144||13 000|
|Natural Science Programs||144||13 000|
|Economic Programs||144||13 000|
|Engineering and technology||144||13 000|
Why choose us
SibFU offers a range of Russian Language Preparation Programs for international students seeking to upgrade their Russian language and study skills before starting a Bachelor, Master Degree or PhD programme.
- Attractive and resonable prices
- Experienced and qualified staff
- Communicative teaching techniques
- Real Russian!
- Individual attention for everyone
- A relaxed teaching atmosphere!
Our courses combine a strong syllabus with a contemporary approach intended to build confidence and motivate students. Imaginative skills work and regular changes of focus are designed to capture students` interest. All our teaching takes place in a relaxed atmosphere because we understand that expressing oneself in a foreign language can be difficult. Laughter and humour help to make our students feel more comfortable about experimenting with the language and more willing to take risks!
Our course Programs focus on everyday spoken Russian and therefore all classroom activities are designed to reflect the language people use for everyday communication. The topics and materials used in our programes are chosen to reflect real life with all its ups and downs.
Russian Language Testing
In the Siberian regional centre for training and testing of foreign citizens — the local testing centre of the Pushkin State Russian Language Institute — there is an opportunity to take:
- the Test of Russian as a Foreign Language (TORFL);
- the Russian Language Test for Citizenship of the RF;
- the Comprehensive examination in Russian as a foreign language, the history of Russia and fundamentals of the legislation of the Russian Federation (work permit in the RF/ patent; temporary residence permit in the RF; residence permit in the RF).
From January 1, 2015 a foreign citizen, applying for a temporary residence permit, a residence permit, a work permit or a patent is required to confirm the knowledge of the Russian language, the history of Russia and fundamentals of the legislation of the Russian Federation. For this, it is necessary to be tested.
The Siberian regional centre for training and testing of foreign citizens conducts a comprehensive exam and courses to prepare for the exam.
address: 660041, Krasnoyarsk, Svobodny Pr., 82A, room 3-40
telephone: +7 (391) 206-27-36, +7 913 576-22-34 (on weekdays from 8:30 a.m. till 05:00 p.m.)
e-mail: rusinyaz [at] sfu-kras [dot] ru