MSSES and Istanbul University’s Language Centre (Turkey) invite students to take Spanish, French, and German language courses in Istanbul

MSSES and Istanbul University’s Language Centre (Turkey) invite students to take Spanish, French, and German language courses in Istanbul

  • 14.06.2022

MSSES and Istanbul University’s Language Centre (Turkey) invite first to third-year undergraduate students to take Spanish, French, and German language courses in Istanbul!

Application deadline: 23 June 2022

German and French: 18 to 31 July
Spanish: 15 to 28 August

Learning format: offline, in Istanbul
Tuition cost: €200 (if the group size is 12 people or more)
Conditions for participation: first to third-year undergraduate students, first-year graduate students, MSSES students

Competition for partial financing:
We accept applications from first to third-year undergraduate MSSES students. We will provide tickets for Moscow-Istanbul-Moscow flights for the selected students.

ATTENTION: The number of places for students of non-joined programmes is very limited. Sums paid for each student’s plane tickets will be reported to the Federal Taxation Service of the Russian Federation for the purpose of levying a 13% income tax that the students will have to pay in the following calendar year before April 2023.

Language of study: English, Spanish, French, German

Additional anticipated expenses:
Plane ticket: 30,000 to 40,000 rubles
Accommodation for 2 weeks: 35,000 to 40,000 rubles
Medical insurance: 2,000-3,000 rubles
Personal food expenses: 20,000-25,000 rubles

About the university

The Istanbul University’s Language Centre aims to provide the participants with the opportunity to gain the necessary knowledge and foreign language skills by combining theoretical education and practical knowledge. To achieve these goals, the institution maintains the quality and standards of the Istanbul University in all its activities; it organises programmes and language courses for state, private, and international organisations. A great location and professional staff will make the learning process pleasant and helpful.

Study programme

The programme includes 2 study weeks. In the course, you will learn a spoken language, increase your listening level, expand your vocabulary, and increase your knowledge of grammar.

Upon successful completion of the exam, all the students will be granted Certificates on the completion of training as well as transcripts with their marks.

How to apply

You can apply to participate in the competition till 23 June 2022 (till 6.00 pm) by clicking on the link.
You need to attach a scan of the first page of your foreign passport to your application.

Students of joint programmes will be provided with two-way plane tickets; the number of places with paid plane tickets is limited for the students of non-joint programmes.
Conditions for participation
  • “good” and “excellent” marks for the last exam session
  • no academic arrears and retakings
  • no tuition arrears
  • scanned copy of the Participant Certificate and a full review of the participation with the attachment of media materials (photos/videos) till 15 September 2022.

The list of documents that need to be provided to participate in the competition for paid plane tickets (attach to the application in a .rar or .zip archive):
Progress report confirming the absence of arrears and exam retakings (issued in the dean’s office within 5 working days in Russian)

If you have any questions, contact the international department at