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HSE University Preparatory Year (Russian Language)
HSE University

Preparatory Year (Russian Language)

1 Years

English, Russian

Full time

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RUB 174,000 / per year *


* for basic course. 96400 RUB for intensive course. 270000 RUB for extended course


For international students who want to study in Russian-taught bachelor’s or master’s programs but have limited or no prior knowledge of the language, Preparatory Year provides intensive training.

After covering the foundations of Russian, the program is divided into tracks devoted to humanities, economics, and technology, and engineering. On successfully completing Preparatory Year, students can apply for full-tuition scholarships to HSE’s Russian-taught programs.

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