Russian Language Academy BORN

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Basic Information

Address: Raina bulv 31 - 5, Riga, Latvia
Phone Number: +371 67223122
Director: Jelena Ozola
Duration: From 1 week to 50 weeks

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Additional Information

School Information:

Are you looking for a Russian language school to learn the Russian language? Are high-quality Russian language courses in a safe, easily reachable destination (Latvia, the post USSR country) also important to you?
Our mission is to guide your Russian language development through all four language skills. Skills such as reading, writing, speaking and listening – to enrich your vocabulary, grammatical, and language structures significantly.

Safe EU location - in charming city Riga, the capital of Latvia
The school located at the very centre of Riga, just 5 minutes walking from the Old Town
Visa free destination for many countries, including the USA, Canada, Brazil, Japan etc


Standard Russian (20 lessons per week): 2-6 weeks - 285 EUR per week, 7 - 11 wees - 250 EUR per week, 12-23 weeks - 235 EUR per week, 24 weeks - 185 EUR per week. Full price list

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Curriculum Highlights:

Russian language programs are accredited by Ministry of Education and Science of Latvia
The school offers all year round courses for all levels
Skilled, patient teachers, all are native Russian speakers
Start from any Monday, course length from 1 week up to academic year
Course intensity from 15 to 40 lessons per week, group and private lessons
Availability to live at the Russian Host family, Shared Flat, Student House
Specialized Russian lessons: Russian for Politics & Military, Russian via movies, Business Russian and more
The school is a member of Forum on Education Abroad

Study Abroad and Immersion programs
Tailor-made closed groups programmes with cultural excursions
Russian language training for cadets / specialized Russian

Program Information: Choosing to learn the Russian language at the Russian Language Academy BORN, you are going to study in a learner-focused and action-oriented teaching institution. The effective use of the “can do” statements serves as learning objectives. You will get all the benefits of effective collaboration as well as interaction with your teacher. It forms on monitoring the teaching process and changing the teaching strategies to the pace of your progress. Above all the motivating study process takes into account your personal needs. Also for fast progress, the teaching process uses only the target language, based on the communicative approach. In summary, our aim is to provide you with a comfortable, well equipped, clean and safe learning environment.


Program Options and Supplements Include:

1) Summer (4 - 10 weeks), semester and year programs in Riga - the romantic capital of Latvia.
2) Intensive Russian or Ukrainian language lessons. Also including Russian or Ukrainian for Beginners.
3) Russian for Military - available also for ROTC students.
4) Study Russian abroad program may include lectures and seminars related to your academic programs. For example, forestry, finances, or political science. In addition, sociology, environmental studies, international affairs, anthropology, art and art history, humanities and much more.
5) Faculty-led programs and joint programs. Russian language lessons together with academic lectures in local universities. Lectures are available also in English.

More Supplements to Your Study Abroad Program

6) Discovering Latvia's cultural UNESCO world heritage. For example, Riga's Old Town or the unique Song and Dance Celebration. Furthermore, military heritages - Karosta Fortification in Liepaja or Daugavpils Fortress. Similarly, pilgrimage sites and events, also Jewish heritage and more.
7) Moreover, visit the countries of the Baltic states - Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia.
8) A good possibility to earn credit hours from your home university.
9) Accommodation (Shared Flat, Residence, Apartments, and Russian speaking Host families).
10) Orientation program.
11) Finally, a rich cultural immersion program in the afternoon and during the weekend.