Sechenov University, Moscow

8 Trubetskaya str., Moscow 119991, Russia, www.sechenov.ru

Watch our ZOOM intro session about the MA program "Psycholinguistics of Intercultural Communication" and apply till 30 June 2020!
Good luck and see you in Moscow!
The first semester is online, face to face classes start in Moscow from January 2021.
CLICK FOR VIDEO (55 min):
https://yadi.sk/d/RwXD0AtYzGCxAg

OPEN DOORS ONLINE!
13 June 2020, 15.00 Moscow time

Join our info-session of the MA program on ZOOM!

Zoom conference OPEN DAY, MA programme Psycholinguistics of Intercultural Communication
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9971559276?pwd=WlpoR3I3NWNCYzJlVnAvb0V0NFNBZz09

Conference identification number: 997 155 9276
Password: 5ZhhRK

The school year 2020/2021 will start in September 2020.
International students are expected to arrive till 01 September 2020.
Entrance exam will be done online.
JOIN US NOW!
Can we be so happy after an Intercultural Communication class? - Yes, it is absolutely possible! Thanks to the real team-spirit of our first year students coming from Nigeria, Morocco, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Azerbaijan and France.


Samuel Opoku Appiah (Ghana)

My experience in Moscow is something l will forever remember in my educational ladder and my life in general. Moscow, its architectural design and other recreational facilities are something you will never get bored of if you are new in this magnificent environment. Just to mention a few: large museums, metro stations, shopping centres, and Soviet history. Moscow is something that you must experience for yourself.
I am also proud member of this great and noble institution, Sechenov University.. The lectures are highly qualified and excellent, the Faculty members are very competent and very caring and overall best conducive environment with a highly class of sophisticated lecture halls that makes teaching and learning very easy and comfortable. As a student of the master’s program of Intercultural Communication, I am delighted to be part of this special course and such a unique faculty which is headed by a very high renowned person, professor Irina Markovina who is known to be one of the giants of her field in Russia.
Studying this MA in Intercultural Communication program has given me more knowledge about different cultures and how to relate with different people from different cultures backgrounds around the globe. l am a real testimony of this great institution, Sechenov University,  and this unique program which is fully run in English language.

 

Very positive reception of our MA program in Frankfurt, Germany

As a response to the invitation of European University Viadrina, we introduced the new MA program “Psycholinguistics of Intercultural Communication” in Frankfurt, Germany. The newly set-up Institute of Linguistics and Intercultural Communication of Sechenov University was represented by professor Irina Markovina, director of the Institute,  and Istvan Lenart associate professor. The two experts gave lectures on Ethnopsycholinguistics to the German audience of graduate students.

Etienne Berabely (Ghana)

"The contents of this program have gone far beyond my expectations, to put at my disposal tools that help me to participate successfully in conversations at the international level. Also, the introduction to the Russian Ethno-psycholinguistics is equipping me with techniques to achieve higher translation and interpretation competences."

"I have been living in Moscow, Russia, for the past four months and I am still not done visiting the monuments in the city. The blend of old and new architectures in the city makes it a museum in the open sky. I am so passionate about the architecture in the country that imposes itself wherever I find myself."

"Taking such a program gives anyone who desires a peaceful world, in which individuals from each of the four corners can appreciate each other viewpoints and collaborate effectively, the right tools to do so.."

PROFESSOR DR. PAUL ADAMS (USA) WITH HAPPY STUDENTS AFTER HIS INTER-CULTURAL MASS MEDIA AND PR CLASS

AN OUTSTANDING SCHOLAR, ONE OF THE LEADING EXPERTS OF RUSSIAN CULTURE, PROFESSOR VLADIMIR ZHELVIS DELIVERING A LECTURE IN THE FRAMEWORK OF OUR NEW INTERNATIONAL MASTER'S PROGRAM "PSYCHOLINGUISTICS OF INTERCULTURAL COMMUNICATION"

We are proud to have Professor Zhelvis as faculty member of the program!

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Introduction of our NEW Master's Program in Vietnam

With the aim of a closer cooperation with Vietnam, Dr. Istvan Lenart took part in the Third International Conference on the Linguistics of Vietnam on 22 April 2017.
Lenart gave a presentation on the Lacuna Theory and introduced our new Master's Program, "Psycholinguistics of Intercultural Communication" to the Vietnamese experts from Vietnam National University and the Linguistic Institute of Vietnam. 
We hope to establish a fruitful working relationship with Vietnam and soon welcome professors and students from this magnificent country!

 

New Head of the Institute of Linguistics and Intercultural Communication: professor Irina Markovina

The 1st January 2018 was a milestone in the history of Sechenov University, marking the launch of the Institute of Linguistics and Intercultural Communication headed by Professor Dr. Irina Markovina. Professor Markovina, former Head of Department of Foreign Languages is an initiator, lecturer and developer of our master's program "Psycholinguistics of Intercultural Communication".

Introduction: Head of the Master's Program, Dr. Istvan Lenart

Dr. Lenart is an Associate Professor of Sechenov University and Head of the master's program "Psycholinguistics of Intercultural Communication".
He gained a master degree in Applied Linguistics (Contrastive Semantics) and Economics (International Relations and Marketing Communication), and a PhD in Intercultural Linguistics. He lived and worked in various countries worldwide including Laos, Vietnam, Hungary, Cambodia and Ru

A brand new master's program in Moscow

Apply from November 2019!
Start your studies in September 2020!

Combining the international tradition of intercultural communication research with the achievements and methods of Russian Ethnopsycholinguistics, this master’s program provides knowledge and skills for successful participation in a dialogue with people from different cultural backgrounds. Students will gain practical experience in applying various techniques and tools to identify, analyse and successfully solve intercultural communication problems in a multicultural setting.

WE WELCOME applicants FROM DIFFERENT PROFESSIONAL FIELDS, INCLUDING LANGUAGE TEACHERS, TRANSLATORS, JOURNALISTS, BUSINESSPERSONS, PSYCHOLOGISTS, SOCIOLOGISTS, ANTHROPOLOGISTS... JOIN US NOW!
Core subjects
  • Theory of Intercultural Communication
  • Ethnopsycholinguistics
  • General Linguistics
  • Intercultural Business and Management
  • Cross-Cultural Psychology
  • Cultural Linguistics
  • Introduction to Psycholinguistics
  • Academic Writing
  • Russian as a Foreign Language
  • Introduction to Russian culture
  • Elective course: German/French
  • Research into the problems of Intercultural Communication

 

Make up your mind! Come to Moscow in 2020!

Enrollment has begun. Apply now! Enrollment for the program is open. Apply now, by emailing your motivation letter to Istvan Lenart at istvan.lenart@1msmu.ru. The application process is very easy, just follow these steps:

1. Send a motivation letter of not more than 250 words (why you intend to join the program).

2. Scan and send your bachelor degree certificate and the front page of your passport to the same address.

IMPORTANT! YOUR PASSPORT NEEDS TO BE VALID FOR ANOTHER 2 YEARS OR MORE FROM THE TIME OF ADMISSION!

IF YOU ARE APPLYING FOR THE 2020/2021 SCHOOL YEAR, YOUR PASSPORT MUST EXPIRE NOT EARLIER THAN OCTOBER 2022!

You will receive a confirmation letter with further information.

Good to know: 1.) Later on, we will need a Russian-language translation of your passport. 2.) Later on, you will be sent a form for your visa application to the Russian Federation. 3.) In case you already have an English language certificate, you will be requested to scan and send it.

See you soon in Moscow!

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