ISOIS ▸ Final reports

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Yugra State University

Russian Federation 2018/2019 Partner universities

Personal data
Mobility type:
study

Faculty at MU:
Faculty of Arts

Field of study:
Russian language and literature

Level of study during period of placement:
Bachelor

Language used:
Russian

Summer/winter school?:
no

Period of studies:
autumn 2018

Period of placement (from-to):
2018-09-01 - 2018-12-31

Number of months:
4.00

Activities before my departure abroad
Where can information be found about courses taught at the foreign school?:
Kancelář hostitelské univerzity posílá seznam předmětů

Which documents were needed for acceptance at the foreign university?:
Výpis znamek, potvrzení o úrovni ruského jazyka B1, potvrzení zdravotní zpusobilosti

How far ahead did you have to organise your acceptance?:
Rok dopředu

Did you need a visa?:
yes

Documents and materials needed for a visa:
Fotografie, vyplnění formulář z konzulatu, potvrzení o pojištění, zvací dopis, potvrzení od hostitelské univerzity, krevní testy

Length of wait for visa:
V ČR měsíc a půl čekání na schůzku na konzulátu, cca 2 týdny vízum, v RF cca měsíc a půl čekání na samotné vízum

Fee for the visa:
700 Kč, ale nejsem si úplně jistá v ČR, 700 Kč prodloužení víza v RF

Studies
Did you have a Learning Agreement signed before your departure?:
yes

If not, why not?:

Before your departure did you know how your courses would be recognised by your home faculty?:
Ano

During your stay did you change your Learning Agreement?:
Ano

When and how did course registration take place? Are there any restrictions? Possibilities of making changes?:
Vše ohledně předmětu záleží na domluve studenta se zahraničním oddělením univerzity, změny jsou mozne

Did you take any examinations at the foreign school?:
Ano

Does the school use the ECTS system?:
no

If not then explain how the credits there were recalculated into ECTS:
Nevim

Describe the teaching methods (theory, practical and projects) and assessment of students:
Převážně přednášky, praktické úkoly na jeden předmět každý týden

Quality of teaching in comparison with home school:
Horší než na MU

How did you receive study materials?:
Z knihovny učebnice, zbytek od spolužáků

Can you recommend an interesting course/subject/teacher?:
Лингвистика

How well is the school library equipped?:
Malá, ale co se tyče učebnic dostačující, knihy doplňující znalosti nedostatečné

Availability of computers, internet access, level of software needed, requirements on notebook:
Měla jsem vlastní ntb, jinak prakticky nemožné dostat se na jejich síť, nutné heslo a jmeno, které vám nikdo nedá

Options from printing and copying:
V knihovně

Does the foreign school/student organisation arrange special events for exchange students?:
no

If yes then what?:

How would you assess your integration with the local students (evaluation like in school from 1 to 5 with 1 as highest):
4

or describe in your own words:
Přátelští studenti

Practical questions on your placement
Where did you live?:
Studentské koleje

Cost of accommodation - monthly:
25 EUR

Additional comments to the price of accommodation (as to what the price includes):
Cena záleží na více faktorech, platí se na konci pobytu a do té doby vám neřeknou kolik přesně platíte

Describe the equipment. Tips for future students – what should they bring with them?:
Na kolejích mi výrazně nic nechybělo

How and how far ahead should accommodation be organised?:
Vše zařizuje univerzita, není potřeba dělat nic zvláštního, jen podepsat smlouvu

What are the catering options?:
Ne

What are the rough costs of groceries (compare with Czech prices):
V obchodech obecně levnější, až na maso a ovoce se zeleninou, to je srovnatelné. Restaurace a kavárny o něco dražší než v ČR.

Transport to location of placement:
Marsrutka - levná ale poněkud sverazna, autobusy (ovšem nejezdi velmi často), nejčastěji jsme používali taxi (ve srovnání s ČR velmi levné cca 20 Kč za jízdu)

Rough prices for transportation:
Taxi 20-50 Kč podle vzdálenosti, 8 Kč za jednu jízdu marsrutkou, 5 Kč za jednu jízdu autobusem, není možnost koupit si měsíční

Tips for purchasing cheap tickets and other recommendations:
Chodila jsem do školy pesky a bylo to nejlepší

What are the local transport options (public transport, cycling, on foot, rough prices):
Pesky se da dostat kamkoliv, nejlepší možnost bylo taxi přes místní app

What kind of formalities have to be arranged before arrival, for example residence permit?:
Vízum

What health insurance did you use? (rough price, advantages, disadvantages, is it necessary to arrange insurance at the university other than your home (Czech) insurance?):
Pojištění jsem měla od ISIC

Did you have any experience with medical treatment abroad?:
Ne

Did you work during your studies?:
Ne

What are the conditions for working for MU students?:
Nelze pracovat

Tips for free-time activities:
Kino, koncerty, četné univerzitní akce, avšak většinu času není moc co dělat (s ohledem na počasí)

Financial support and expenses
Total grant from Centre for International Cooperation:
80000 CZK

Monthly grant in CZK:
20000 CZK

Number of supported months:
4

Total number of months:
4

What other sources did you make use of to finance your placement?:
Vlastni

If you received another grant, state which and how much in CZK:
Ne

 
Total fees associated with enrolment at the university:
10000 RUB

a/ amount of enrolment fee:
0 RUB

b/ amount of tuition fees:
0 RUB

c/ amount of other fees (which):
0 RUB

 
What was your average monthly expenditure?:
10000 CZK

a/ of which for accommodation:
600 CZK

b/ of which for catering:
2800 CZK

c/ travel and recreation:
500 CZK

Any comments to the average monthly expenditure:

Recognition of foreign studies at the home faculty
How many credits did you gain during your studies (in the system of the foreign school)?:
21

How many ECTS credits were recognised at MU?:
21

Did you know in advance which of your courses would be recognised by your home faculty?:
Před odjezdem

What problems did you have with recognition?:
Ne

Overall assessment
Assessment of personal benefit (1 = excellent):
1

Assessment of academic benefit (1 = excellent):
3

Evaluate the information and support provided by the foreign school (1 = excellent):
4

Did you encounter any serious problems during your stay:
Ne

What would you recommend to take with you:
Teple a kvalitní obleceni

What most surprised you at the partner university in a positive way:
Nadšeni profesoru, snahu univerzity o vylepšení jména univerzity v akademické oblasti nejen v Rusů, ale i ve světě

What most surprised you at the partner university in a negative way:
Líní studenti nezajimajici se o své studium, neplnici zadané úkoly, prakticky nechodoci na lekce a praktické cviceni

Further comments:
Celkove to byl velký a pozitivní zážitek