ISOIS ▸ Final reports

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School of Foreign Languages

Russian Federation 2017/2018 Freemovers

Personal data
Mobility type:
study

Faculty at MU:
Faculty of Arts

Field of study:
Russian historiography, Byzantine and early medieval art

Level of study during period of placement:
Doctoral

Language used:
English

Summer/winter school?:
no

Period of studies:
spring 2018

Period of placement (from-to):
2018-09-15 - 2018-12-15

Number of months:
3.00

Activities before my departure abroad
Where can information be found about courses taught at the foreign school?:
Na stránke univerzity - https://lang.hse.ru

Which documents were needed for acceptance at the foreign university?:
V mojom prípade išlo o osobný kontakt s učiteľom na univerzite, z toho dôvodu neboli potrebné žiadne dokumenty.

How far ahead did you have to organise your acceptance?:
Z dôvodu víz a podobných formalít aspoň dva mesiace.

Did you need a visa?:
yes

Documents and materials needed for a visa:
Víza sa vybavujú jedine cez ruské vízové centrum, kde vám poskytnú všetky potrebné informácie, https://slovakia-vhs.com

je dobré myslieť aj na to že do Ruska je potrebné pozvanie a osobitné poistenie.

taktiež rozsah potrebných dokumentov sa mení v závislosti na dĺžke požadovaných víz.

Length of wait for visa:
minimálne dva týždne pokiaľ si nechcete priplatiť za expresné vybavenie víz

Fee for the visa:
zavisí od dĺžky požadovaných víz okolo 100 eur plus poistenie a prípadne pozvanie čo je ďalších cca 50 eur

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?:
nenavštevoval som kurzy.

During your stay did you change your Learning Agreement?:
je nemenil

When and how did course registration take place? Are there any restrictions? Possibilities of making changes?:
nenavštevoval som kurzy

Did you take any examinations at the foreign school?:
nie neskladal

Does the school use the ECTS system?:
no

If not then explain how the credits there were recalculated into ECTS:
nemal som klasické skúšky pretože som nenavštevoval kurzy

Describe the teaching methods (theory, practical and projects) and assessment of students:
nenavštevoval som kurzy

Quality of teaching in comparison with home school:
nenavštevoval som kurzy

How did you receive study materials?:
nepotreboval som ho

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

How well is the school library equipped?:
v rámci zamerania dobrá ale samotné mesto Moskva poskytuje veľké množstvo kvalitných knižníc a do národnej knižnice sa dá dostať ľahko a bez poplatku.

Availability of computers, internet access, level of software needed, requirements on notebook:
lepšie mať notebook

Options from printing and copying:
trochu obtiažnejšie ale dajú sa nájsť miesta v meste.

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):
1

or describe in your own words:

Practical questions on your placement
Where did you live?:
využíval som službu airbnb.com

Cost of accommodation - monthly:
300 EUR

Additional comments to the price of accommodation (as to what the price includes):

Describe the equipment. Tips for future students – what should they bring with them?:
pokiaľ idete do Ruska v zime tak určite teplé oblečenie, inak je tam všetko podobné ako u nás

How and how far ahead should accommodation be organised?:
niekoľko týždňov dopredu.

What are the catering options?:
je mnoho možností od kantín až po reštaurácie v meste prípadne mieste typy fastfoodu za prijateľne ceny.

What are the rough costs of groceries (compare with Czech prices):
ceny sú porovnateľné a niektoré aj nižšie, hlavne teraz keď ceny rubľa spadla.

Transport to location of placement:
Moskva ma výborne Metro tak sa využíva hlavne to

Rough prices for transportation:
pri zakúpení karty mestskej dopravy Trojka, tak jedna cesta vyjde na cca 39 rubľov čo je asi 50 centov

Tips for purchasing cheap tickets and other recommendations:
do Moskvy z Bratislavi lieta nízko nákladová spoločnosť Pobeda.ru kde sa dajú kúpiť letenky za veľmi dobré ceny.

What are the local transport options (public transport, cycling, on foot, rough prices):
Moskva ma výborne Metro tak sa využíva hlavne to

What kind of formalities have to be arranged before arrival, for example residence permit?:
vy nemusíte vybavovať v podstate nič, akurát nesmiete stratiť listoček ktorý dostanete do pasu pri prílete a odovzdávate pri odlete. Formality a prihlasovanie by mal zariadiť váš ubytovateľ.

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?):
Navy bavenie víz je nutné mať extra cestovné zdravotné poistenie, dá sa vybaviť aj online, mne sa podarilo najsť na tri mesiace za 25 eur.

Did you have any experience with medical treatment abroad?:
nie nemal

Did you work during your studies?:
nepracoval

What are the conditions for working for MU students?:
neviem nezisťoval som to

Tips for free-time activities:
Moskva poskytuje nesmierne množstvo možností, od múzeí cez parky a či zábavné centré, je dobré si nájsť čo vás baví.

Financial support and expenses
Total grant from Centre for International Cooperation:
48000 CZK

Monthly grant in CZK:
16000 CZK

Number of supported months:
3

Total number of months:
3

What other sources did you make use of to finance your placement?:
Doktorské štipendium a vlastné úspory.

If you received another grant, state which and how much in CZK:
doktorské štipendium vo výške 12 000

 
Total fees associated with enrolment at the university:
0 ???

a/ amount of enrolment fee:
0 ???

b/ amount of tuition fees:
0 ???

c/ amount of other fees (which):
150 EUR

 
What was your average monthly expenditure?:
1000 EUR

a/ of which for accommodation:
300 EUR

b/ of which for catering:
400 EUR

c/ travel and recreation:
200 EUR

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)?:
5

How many ECTS credits were recognised at MU?:
5

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

What problems did you have with recognition?:
nemusel som. čeliť žiadnym problemom

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

Assessment of academic benefit (1 = excellent):
1

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

Did you encounter any serious problems during your stay:
nie nestretol

What would you recommend to take with you:
teple oblečenie a peniaze

What most surprised you at the partner university in a positive way:
pozitívny a milý prístup

What most surprised you at the partner university in a negative way:
nemal som negatívne skúsenosti

Further comments: