** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Spend 5 weeks in Russia and earn up to 7 credits at St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University. You will live in the University residence hall or in a Russian homestay. Enjoy a 3-day trip to London, a 3-day trip to Moscow, and a day trip to Peterhof – as well as numerous social and cultural activities including visits to St. Isaac's Cathedral, the Hermitage museum, and a boat trip along St. Petersburg's rivers and canals. Spend a summer in Russia studying Russian language as well as courses in art history, history, political science, and sociology. No previous Russian language study required. In addition to the included social and cultural activities and excursions, you will get a taste of the local flavor with a meal allowance to subsidize 10 meals per week (five breakfasts plus five lunches or dinners) from Monday to Friday, included on the program.
AIFS is recognized as the premium provider of study abroad programs. Program fees cover tuition and housing, with scholarship funding available. A meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service are also included. Outbound or round-trip flights with major airlines are also available.