Russia

Twinned schools

The School-Lyceum Complex № 200

Country Fact Sheet: Located in the east of Europe, north of Asia. It is the largest state in the world according to its territory. The capital and largest city is Moscow. The official language is Russian. It is ranked 9th in the world with a population of 143 million.

Education and culture: Higher education in Russia has a long history. Today, many faculties of universities offer a highly specialized two-level master's degree as well as a system for preparing specialists. The academic year begins in September and ends in June. Russia is one of the countries where the vast majority of the population have the highest college or university diploma.

More than 160 ethnic groups live in Russia.

The rococo style in the architecture is widespread. The Winter Palace, the San-Bazil Cathedral and the Red Square are the places where most tourists come.

Andrei Rublev, Ilya Repin, Karl Bryullov, Ivan Aivazovsky, Ivan Kandinsky are the most famous Russian artists.

Works composed by Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Nikolay Rubinstein and Sergey Prokofiev are popular all over the world.

The Russian renaissance began in the eighteenth century. Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Lev Tolstoy, Nikolai Gogol, Anton Chekhov, Vladimir Nabokov are the most important figures in the history of literature.

Sports: Russia, for the first time, as an independent state, participated in the Atlanta Summer Olympics 1996.

The 2014 Winter Olympics were held in Sochi.

Despite the fact that it has participated just six times in the Summer Olympics, Russian athletes won 428 medals. This is the second largest after the US.

 

The School-Lyceum Complex № 200, which cooperates with Russia within the OCEP 2019, has already started to implement relevant activities. We wish the students good luck!