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Learn Russian abroad

Immerse yourself in a new culture, gain a fresh perspective, begin a life-changing experience and enrich your life in ways you never thought possible.

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Where to learn Russian

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Learn Russian in locations such as the captivating city of Riga, where the prestigious Liden & Denz School awaits, offering a perfect blend of cultural immersion and expert instruction, allowing you to unlock the mysteries of the Russian language.

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Latvia has been part of the EU since 2004. It has for many centuries had a large Russian speaking population. The capital, Riga, is both modern and oozes history and culture in the same breath. It is a really great place to learn Russian.

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The 5 keys to perfect language learning

Have you ever felt a sense of frustration during a meeting with someone from a different culture, who speaks a different language, when you realise how the experience could be significantly enhanced by knowing, understanding and speaking that person’s language?

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How Studying Abroad Makes You Smarter

We all know the many reasons to study and live abroad, and besides the usual benefits of language acquisition, cultural immersion and expanding horizons, what does living abroad actually do for us?

Why Study Abroad

7 Reasons to Study a Language Abroad

You want to study and learn a new language. In order to do so, you can either stay in your home country and take courses at a language school or with a tutor, study online or you can choose the more exciting and effective option: pack your bags and study a language abroad. Studying a language abroad is an adventure! You will go outside your comfort zone and immerse yourself in a new language and culture.

Studying Russian Abroad FAQs

Have questions?

Does the school teach complete beginners? (This is in reference to the learning Russian)

Yes!

Do I need a visa for Latvia?

If you are an EU citizen you don't need a visa because Latvia is part of the EU. Other nationalities may need a visa.

Is Latvia a safe country?

Latvia is reckoned to be very safe. Google advises that Based on the crime index it is below 38, categorizing Latvia as one of the safest countries in the world.

Is Russian a difficult language to learn?

Russian is a complex and complicated language but a beautiful language as well and part of the fun of learning Russian is the achievement you will feel after a few weeks.

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