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Diploma Russian Language

Interested in learning the Russian language? Seeking to gain skills in Russian and have plans to become an interpreter or a translator? Find here the eligibility criteria, duration and the colleges where you can pursue a Diploma program in Russian language.

Course Name: Diploma Russian Language
Stream: Journalism, Media & Communication
Course Category: Languages
Duration: 1 Year


Native to the largest country in the world, learning Russian has its own importance. Though it may not rank as high as French or German as popular foreign languages in the country, it nonetheless ranks high and many students in the country take to learning it. For Indians, it is all the more beneficial to learn Russian as our country has good trade relations with Russia and many of its neighbours which were earlier a part of the Soviet Union. The Russian language is still widely spoken in many of those erstwhile republics. Moreover, many Indian students go to Russia for higher studies, especially medical and engineering. English being not that widely spoken in Russia and its neighbours, the students have to take to learning Russian.

Eligibility and course duration

10+2 in any stream. Prior knowledge of the Russian language helps. Some institute may require you to have undergone a certification course in the language.

Duration of the course is 1 year.

Diploma Russian Language 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


Diploma Russian Language - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering Diploma Russian Language course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
Aditi MahavidyalayaUniversity of DelhiDelhi
Bharati CollegeUniversity of DelhiDelhi
Bhaskaracharya College of Applied SciencesUniversity of DelhiDelhi
Lady Shri Ram CollegeUniversity of DelhiDelhi

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More about the course

Diploma in Russian provides you with a basic understanding of the language. It is the minimum that you require before proceeding for an advanced program in Russian. The program is of immense help in learning this not so difficult language. You get to learn about the historical aspects of the language and how it evolved in Russia and the neighbouring region. You learn about the people speaking the language, about Russian culture, heritage and customs. Then there are detailed studies about Russian art, drama, theatre and literature. It’s through listening, reading and writing that you come to grips with the language. It is one language that one can very easily take it as a career. There are many postgraduate diploma as well as master’s programs in Russian that one can undertake to improve proficiency in the language.

Jobs and opportunities

The diploma program helps you get a number of jobs associated with Russian language. It helps you become a Russian interpreter or a translator. You could be employed by the Russian embassy staff for helping them communicate and interact with their Indian counterparts, media and the general population. Many trade bodies and companies also employ translators and interpreters for helping them do business with Russia. The military and defence equipment manufacturers in the country also enroll people for translating technical literature that are in Russian. Teaching Russian at coaching centres and institutes is also one vocation that is quite rewarding.

Diploma Russian Language Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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