Come encounter Russia with us!

Encounter Russia educates people interested in experiencing Russia first hand. Whether you are undecided about where to spend your leap year after graduation, you have a travel bug you can’t shake or you have always wanted to experience Russia, we invite you to consider diving into Russia not only as a tourist but as a resident. 

Our Mentor & Au Pair Programs!

Our Teacher Intern Program!

How is Encounter Russia different from other English teaching programs abroad?

Encounter Russia and its global partners teach IN English. We do not teach language. We teach subjects IN English. This approach has worked for generations and…

What is there for me to do in Russia?

A native speaker of English like you has an advantage over many people that he or she often does not realize. Because English is an international language which is used worldwide, it is in high demand. English is in demand because English opens doors to…

How much do you really know about Russia?

A unique place!

Opportunities for Growth!

Expand your mind!

We look for candidates to travel to Russia as teachers and instructors of many disciplines who are genuinely interested in Russia and its culture. Our teachers have the opportunity to teach various subjects in English. If you want to learn more about the unforgettable experiences Russia offers, read more about how you can travel to Russia, teach in one of many roles and earn money while doing it. Whatever your area of studies or expertise, give Russia a thought and you’ll find it has more to offer than you expect. 

Make a difference!

How will you do this?

Teach what YOU love!

  • Art teachers with experience in teaching children
  • Teachers of performing arts with experience in teaching children
  • Candidates who have experience in organizing children's camps, events, workshops, guiding tours and entertainers
  • Sports coaches and trainers with experience in coaching children
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All about Russian visas and immigration. If you’re planning a long-term trip or considering immigration to Russia,

you won’t want to miss this webinar. We’ll lay out all your options.