Why study in Russia?
Russia has a long and rich cultural heritage. From literature and painting through ballet, and classical music to colorful traditional clothing. It is also a very religious country. Russian architecture is known for its abundance and gold ornaments. A popular symbol of the country are Matrioshka dolls (also called nesting dolls), which are made from wood and have traditional folk costumes painted on them. Each one of the dolls has a smaller one inside and so on.
Federal agencies have identified Russian as a priority language of national need. Among the agencies that seek expertise in Russian: the Russia. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Department of Commerce, Department of Defense, Department of Energy, Health and Human Services, Homeland Security, Housing and Human Development, Department of Labor, and Department of the Interior. The FCC, ITC, FBI, CIA, NSA and State Department have also identified Russian as a priority language. These agencies are hiring, and need your Russian-language skills!