Russian is the only Slavic language which is of international importance. There are about 400 million people that can speak Russian, and about the half of them are native speakers of the language. The language is spoken not only in Russia, but in many other lands of Eastern Europe such as Belarus or Kazakhstan.
Russia is the future language of international Euro-Asian business and if you are interested in international trade, you should definitely take part in a Russian language program and learn the language as it will bring you a significant advantage in the job market. Imagine the number of people that can be reached through the use of Russian as there are increasing numbers of business relationships between western and Eastern Europe and Russian is spoken in most of former Soviet Union countries.
A Russian language program will not only enable you to master the language, but you will also get acquainted with the unique and nature of the local people which is even more important for any business relationship.
Moreover, Russian is the language of literature and culture, for Russia boosts a long literary tradition of world-known writers as well as exotic mix of European and Asian influences in its contemporary culture. During your Russian language program, you will get the opportunity to explore the manifold cultural scene, the exuberant architecture with its exotic touch and enjoy the legendary hospitality of the locals!