Russian intensive language courses

The University of Daugavpils, Latvia offers a tailor made course for LSE students at Easter each year

This is a unique opportunity to improve your proficiency in Russian in the city with the highest proportion of Russian speakers in the EU.

  • during this time you will be fully immersed in the Russian-speaking environment of Daugavpils
  • nearly everyone (90%) speaks standard modern Russian as their native or primary language
  • you will be hosted by a Russian speaking family
  • this is a tailor made, intensive course, designed specifically for LSE students

How to apply            

If you are interested in the programme this year please e-mail Dr Olga Sobolev, Language Co-ordinator (Russian) .          

Fred Halliday Language Award            

Students participating in on this programme can apply to the  The Fred Halliday Language Award for a contribution towards their costs.