Critical Language Scholarship Program | Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Program Dates:

June 07 - July 30, 2021

Hosting Institution:

University of Nizhny Novgorod

Program Overview

The CLS Program’s virtual programming in 2021 comprises approximately 20 hours of language activities per week, including:

  • 10 hours of face-to-face (synchronous) small group class
  • 10-15 hours of synchronous and asynchronous activities:
    • Individual feedback sessions with instructors
    • Asynchronous instruction, such as reviewing video recordings
    • Cultural activities
    • Individual and group homework assignments
    • Directed independent study
    • Regular meetings with a language partner for conversation practice

The Russian program in Nizhny Novgorod is hosted by Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod, a national research institution which was founded in 1916. Learn more about Lobachevsky State University of Nizhny Novgorod.