International Summer School 2017 will be held at a new MGIMO University campus at Odintsovo, in the prestigious Moscow suburban area “Rublevka”, where the President of Russia and most of the Federal ministers reside. Located at a 25 kilometer distance from the Red Square of Moscow, the new campus is noted for healthy country-side environment and an efficient transportation system bringing you to downtown Moscow in no more than half an hour. The Summer School students will be placed at the “MGIMO Hotel” at Odintsovo, an officially registered 3-star Hotel attached to the main building.
This year MGIMO International Summer School offers two intensive Modules on Russian foreign policy and a Module on Russian energy policy. All Modules are taught in English by prominent, internationally recognized MGIMO University professors, at graduate level. Students will attend daily lectures, followed by group discussions and teamwork projects, meet prominent Russian politicians and diplomats, representatives of Russian and international big businesses.
Each module consists of Discipline-Specific Courses (40 contact hours including an oral exam, 4 ECTS credits), and 26 contact hours and 14 field trip hours of the Russian Language Course (4 ECTS credits). The Russian language course is taught in groups composed of students with similar levels of proficiency in the Russian language.
Two similar Modules on Russian foreign policy will be held June 19-30 and July 3-14, and a Module on Contemporary Russian energy policy will be held July 17-28.
Tuition fee for one Module is 2 000 Euros. It covers application processing, tuition, visa support, library, free use of outstanding sports facilities (12 specialized gyms including a 25-meter swimming pool), course certificate after graduation, wide selection of afternoon and evening activities, 4 coach excursions per Module, welcome and graduation events, free WiFi, MGIMO T-shirt.