Philology «Russian as a foreign language: theory and practice of teaching»
The Russian language is one of the most widely spoken in the world. It is a language of business, education, research, and international relations.
The programme aims to train qualified in-demand specialists in teaching Russian as a foreign language.
The programme has been accredited by the National Centre for Public and Professional Accreditation
Upon completing the programme, you will be able
to teach Russian as a foreign language at any school or university
to work with international students
to carry out effective cross-cultural communication
to work with relevant certification systems
45.04.01. Philology. Russian as a foreign language: theory and practice of teaching.
Duration of the Programme: 2 years.
Programme type: Full-time.
Language of instruction: Russian.
Institute: Institute for the Humanities.
Courses & Study Load
Number of ECTS credits: 120
Core disciplines: basics of philology, foreign languages, Polish language in cross-cultural communication, theory and practice of teaching Polish as a foreign language, translation practice and basics of translating.
Professional Training / Internships
Yu.A. Gagarin Gymnasium
IKBFU's partner universities in Poland
Regional companies and organisations
Graduates exercise their skills in a wide range of fields:
education (schools, language and cultural centres)
translation (Russian and international adminsitrative, commercial, legal, non-profit, and cultural organisations)
Russian-Polish cooperation (Russian and Polish embassy and consulate centres)
academia (contributions to dictionaries and textbooks)
Admission & Tuition
To enter a Master's programme applicants are required to take the following exams:
Written exam (or a test) in the chosen field of study (100 points maximum)
Foreign language (a pass or fail test)
We also accept international certificates of proficiency in English
Cambridge exam: PET, FCE, CAE, CPE; IELTS; TOEFL or
German: Goethe-Zertifikat A2, Goethe-Zertifikat Fit in Deutsch, Goethe-Zertifikat B1 / B2 , -Goethe-Zertifikat C1, Goethe-Zertifikat C2: GDS, test DaF, DSD B2 / C1, - telc A2 / B1 / C1 / C2, -ÖSD, -DSH.
Arina TKACHENKO, Degree Programme Manager
Tel. + 7 4012 595 595 (3002)
Languages: Russian, English.