Known as the Pearl of Siberia, Irkutsk offers charms of its own, including classical theatre and a culture influenced by both European and indigenous traditions. Nearby Lake Baikal, the world's deepest freshwater lake, is home to hundreds of unique species and is a critical center for envirnonmental studies. In Irkutsk, you will study at Irkutsk State University, the oldest institution of higher learning in Eastern Siberia.

Davis School of Russian

Sunderland Language Center
Middlebury College
P: 802.443.2006
F: 802.443.2075

Mailing address
Russian School
Middlebury College
14 Old Chapel Road
Middlebury, VT 05753

Oliver Carling, Coordinator