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The controversial love between Russians and Italians: so far, yet so close

Category: Russia, St. Petersburg
2017-05-11 00:00
Italians in Russia

‘Magical land, delightful land of inspirations’, Pushkin recited in his poems and the national Russian poet par excellence couldn’t be wrong. 

It’s always a pleasure to say that I am...

Environmental internship – my favorite tasks

2017-05-10 00:00
environmental_internship

I requested ProfIntern to find me an internship in Russia and I was placed in Saint-Petersburg in the field of ecology and communications. Among numerous different tasks my favorite is teaching ecological issues...

Russia takes 6th place in Study EU Country Ranking 2017

Category: Russia, St. Petersburg
2017-04-29 00:00
study-in-russia

Russia ranked 6th out of 30 European countries as the best place for international students based on several parameters: education, cost, and life & career. First places belong to Germany, the U.K., the...

My Experience of Engineering Internship in Russia

Category: Russia, Programs
2017-04-25 00:00
engineering

Here we post an interview with Karthikeyan Dharmarajan, an intern from India, who came for an internship to Russia with us twice - in 2013th and 2017th. 

 What inspired you to come to Russia for an...

A European in Russia explains: “Are Russians rude?”

Category: Russia, St. Petersburg
2015-11-17 18:30
Kind Russians

When you type in Google: Why are Russians..., Google automatically gives you three suggestions. The second and third suggestions are two stereotypes on which I catch myself wondering about as well: “Why are...

Living in Saint-Petersburg: Public transport for starters

Category: Russia, St. Petersburg
2015-08-30 12:08
Public transport in Saint-Petersburg

In the previous section we covered a very crucial part of our lives: what to eat and where to buy it. Now we move on with the topic of transportation, as it is important to get from point A to B in Saint-Petersburg,...

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