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Why study in Kazan
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Why study in Kazan

Kazan (meaning “cooking pot” in Tatar) is a melting pot of cultures, religions, customs and people. It is a city where students...
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Whilst on my Russian study-trip I wish I had…
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Whilst on my Russian study-trip I wish I had…

(This time four years ago, I was off on my year abroad to Russia. If only I could do it...
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Autumn special offers at Liden & Denz
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Autumn special offers at Liden & Denz

And now it’s the turn of the internationally renowned Russian language school Liden & Denz to offer you some excellent...
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Autumn special offers at the Derzhavin Institute
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Autumn special offers at the Derzhavin Institute

Are you considering going on a study-trip to Russia in the next couple of months? If so, then keep on...
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Four reasons to join VK
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Four reasons to join VK

VK (Vkontakte) is the Russian version of Facebook. It’s the largest social networking site in Europe and is one of...
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What to pack for your Russian study-trip
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What to pack for your Russian study-trip

With only two weeks to go before most of you year abroad students head off to your chosen cities in...
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What to expect in the first weeks of your year abroad
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What to expect in the first weeks of your year abroad

Hello everyone! I’m Lucy, here to ensure you have smooth-running and enjoyable study trip in Russia. With the year abroad...
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Acrostic Poem about Russia!
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Acrostic Poem about Russia!

  Russia is mighty vast, full of forests, snow and grass. Unconditional freezing-cold, wraps the country, young and old. Samovar...
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The Curious Dacha Phenomenon
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The Curious Dacha Phenomenon

Ever since the Tsar days in Russia, the phenomenon of the dacha has existed. Today, dachas serve as a second...
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Application step-by-step video
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Application step-by-step video

We are very happy to share with you the first of a series of upcoming information videos made to help...
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Survival Russian
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Survival Russian

You know the feeling when you are in a foreign country and you NEED to get your point across to...
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Competition Time!
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Competition Time!

EBC Consultancy alongside Derzhavin Insititute, St Petersburg are holding a competition for you to win 1 week's free Russian language...
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You know you’ve lived in Russia when…
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You know you’ve lived in Russia when…

You shout out ‘Molodoi chelovek’ or ‘devushka’ to get anyone’s attention despite his or her age.  You go to metro...
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Russia’s Do’s and Don’ts!
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Russia’s Do’s and Don’ts!

Russian Do's and Don’ts! Every wondered what is acceptable in Russia and what is a total faux pas? Well, we...
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“St. Petersburg does not disappoint, even the fussiest of people…”

  St. Petersburg has repeatedly been described to be the ‘Venice of the North’ or the Paris of the East....
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Who is EBC Consultancy and Why Choose to Study Russian?
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Who is EBC Consultancy and Why Choose to Study Russian?

Hello everyone! As a rule, the first blog entry is always dedicated to saying a few words about the company...
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Russian New Year