Study Abroad: Learn Russian in the European Union Fall 2023 and Spring 2024 Programs (Daugavpils, Latvia)

Deadline: July 31, 2023; December 1, 2023

Learn Russian in the European Union (Daugavpils, Latvia) is accepting applications for the following in-person undergraduate Russian study abroad programs hosted at Daugavpils University.

   – 2023 Fall semester; 

   – 2024 Winter; 

   – 2024 Spring semester. 

2023 Fall and 2024 Spring Semester Abroad Programs

Each undergraduate semester abroad program duration is 16 weeks. Daugavpils University awards up to 30 ECTS credits per semester – the equivalent of 15 credit hours at US universities.

The following study programs are available:

    – Russian Language and Political Science;

    – Russian Language and East European Studies;

    – Russian Language, Literature, and Culture;

    – Russian Language and Natural Sciences/STEM with theory and laboratory practice in Russian/English.

We also offer an optional 40 academic hour pre-semester Russian course before starting the academic program.

The 2023 Fall Semester application deadline is July 31, 2023.

The 2024 Spring Semester application deadline is December 1, 2023.

Please click here to learn more about undergraduate Russian study abroad programs offered by Learn Russian in the EU.

2024 Winter Program

This program will be very efficient for students with at least three full semesters of university Russian. Students can earn 6 ECTS (3 US) credits in the Russian language. The program will also include content lectures on Russian and Baltic culture, traditions, history, and present – all provided in adjusted Russian. 

The application deadline is November 21, 2023.

Learn more about the Winter Program at this page.


Daugavpils is a Russian language enclave and the largest Russian-speaking city in the European Union. In Daugavpils, modern standard Russian is the primary language of daily communication.

US citizens need no via to study in Latvia.

Find more useful details at these links:

–          Learn Russian in the EU website

–          Open applications

–          More about Daugavpils