Bard-Smolny Virtual Fall 2020 Program
Through the Bard-Smolny Virtual Study Abroad Program this fall, students will be immersed in Russian language and culture through courses taught by faculty members from Smolny College within Saint Petersburg State University. The program features 11 credits of Russian language instruction and one or two academic courses taught in English or Russian. There will also be guided virtual cultural experiences through virtual museum tours and guest speakers.
Open to applicants with two semesters of college level Russian and students who were previously admitted to the Summer Language Program or the Fall semester program at Smolny are eligible.
An Invitation to Study in Russia
By choosing the Bard-Smolny study abroad program you will become part of a dynamic, innovative, and ambitious undertaking in international liberal education. Designed for students who have completed two years or more of college-level Russian (including heritage speakers), the Bard-Smolny program in St. Petersburg offers a rich academic environment for students from North American colleges and universities who wish to study in Russia for a semester, summer, or full academic year.