International Polytechnic Summer School 2021 brought together more than 400 students from 30 countries
International Polytechnic Summer School 2021 has officially started. In total, over 400 students from more than 30 countries of the world signed up for the programs of the International Polytechnic Summer School. Until the end of summer, they will study natural and engineering sciences; space, information and digital technologies; energy and civil engineering, Life Science, business and economics, Russian language and culture.
And, of course, it is difficult to imagine the International Polytechnic Summer School without educational modules of the Russian language and culture. This year students from Spain, Belgium, Turkey, China, Japan, Germany, Bangladesh, Poland and Indonesia signed up for it. Most of the participants chose modules for intensive study of the Russian language. All classes are held in an interactive format, suggest a high degree of involvement in the educational process and constant interaction with teachers in real time. One of the main goals of these programs is to help students overcome insecurity and start communicate in Russian.
For better immersion not only in the language, but also in the cultural environment, virtual tours to the main sights of the city, master classes on Russian cuisine, Russian traditions and art are provided for the participants.
Students of higher language levels who are in St. Petersburg, after graduating from the summer school, will have an additional opportunity to pass the State testing in Russian as a foreign language (TORFL) at the certified Testing Center of the Polytechnic University.