Being a Student at Saint Petersburg State Uni

Here's a little article I wrote for EBC Consultancy's blog, in case anyone is thinking of studying in Russia! 🙂 Before I started my lessons at St Petersburg State University (SPSU) I pictured strict teachers and rote learning – I think this was the impression a previous student gave me. Perhaps I see things in …


St Petersburg 6: A Month In

Spring is in the air at last! These pictures are the same tree in Mikhailevsky Garden, taken a month apart: It was really cool to catch the last bit of snowy Russia, such a beautiful atmosphere, but actually a few weeks of winter was enough! Not many people are cut out for such cold and darkness.