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Test of Russian as a foreign language in Petrozavodsk

Do you want to take the test of Russian as a foreign language? Are you looking for the qualified and effective Russian language courses in Russia? Do you need the intensive preparation Russian course for passing the TORFL at the reasonable cost?

Apply for the “Preparation Russian language course for passing the test of Russian as a foreign language” at the Russian language school “Enjoy Russian” in Petrozavodsk.

The minimum duration of the course is 40 academic hours (2 weeks).

The individual courses are offered throughout the year in Petrozavodsk and by Skype. The minimum course’s duration is 20 academic hours.

The course’s description

The preparation course will help you get your required score at the TORFL exam. You will learn listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. The course will follow an accredited textbook to structure your course. Exam preparation course can be combined with other courses such as Intensive Russian course.

The levels are offered:

TORFL basic 

The candidate can express him/herself  in real life social situations and the cultural sphere. This level is required for  applying for the Russian citizenship.

TORFL 1/intermediate

The candidate can conduct him/herself with reasonable confidence in everyday social situations, and in the cultural and educational spheres. This level is necessary for enrolling in an undergraduate course at a Russian university.

TORFL 2/advanced 

The candidate can conduct him/herself confidently in a wide range of situations, including cultural, educational and professional spheres. This level is required to enter graduate studies as non-humanities major in Russia.

TORFL 3/proficiency 

The candidate is able to communicate freely in all spheres, undertake scientific research and teach courses in Russian. This level is necessary to enter graduate studies as humanities major in Russia.

TORFL 4/fluency 

The candidate has mastered Russian language and speaks fluently, almost to the level of a native speaker. This level is necessary to work as a philologist and a teacher of Russian as a foreign language.


The cost of the program:

2 week group course is 450 euro incl. tuition fee 300 euro in the group 2-6 people and homestay program 150 euro with breakfast.

1 week one-to-one course: 475 euros incl. tuition fee 400 euros (20 hours), homestay fee 75 euro (with breakfast).

Skype course: 300 euro (20 hours).

Deadline for applications: 

2 months before the program starts for non-EU citizens

1 month before the program starts for EU citizens 


To apply for the Intensive Russian language course:

1. Apply on our site

2. Sign the agreement and transfer the application fee 80 euro

3. Apply for Russian visa (we will send you the Invitation letter).

4. Buy tickets and come to Petrozavodsk.


Few words about TORFL

TORFL is the Russian state system, TRKI, which is included in the European language testing system ALTE and in the international testing system IAEA. The certificate with the results has the official status both in Russia and Europe.

Having the TORFL certificate:

1.   You approve the level of your Russian language knowledge,

2.   You may apply for work placements and internships in Russia,

3.   You may study at the Russian universities,

4.   You may apply for the Russian citizenship.


Who can take the exam and how it works:

Everyone may pass the exam. It is not important how and where you learnt Russian, through Skype Russian classes, private classes or classes at the Russian language school.

The exam is divided into 5 subtests – grammar and vocabulary, reading, writing, speaking and listening. The exam takes 2 days and it takes 5 hours to pass the exam.

There are 6 levels of the TORFL exam and each of them corresponds to the European standard CEFR. The exam is passed if you completed 66% of all tasks successfully. You may pass exam in Petrozavodsk. We will register you for the exam before you start learning.


Do you need more information? Please contact the program’s coordinator

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