Russian language school in Irkutsk, Siberia

Learn Russian at Liden & Denz Irkutsk

Liden & Denz in Irkutsk is located in the historical centre of the Eastern Siberian capital, in a recently renovated landmark building from the 19th century at the corner of Gryaznova ulitsa and ulitsa Karla Marksa.

Never mind the name (Karl Marx) but ulitsa Karla Marksa is undoubtedly the most beautiful street in Irkutsk with its own distinctive spirit. Its construction in the 19th century was inspired by Nevsky Prospekt of St.Petersburg. The Angara River and the monument of Alexander III are within walking distance, as well as, the popular pedestrian zone of the Fashion Block with its restaurants and cafés which now reside within the walls of some of the cities original and historically important wooden houses.

The Dekabristov museums (Trubetskoy and Volkonsky Mansions) are easily accessible by public transport, the nearest bus stop is directly in front of our campus.

Liden & Denz Irkutsk is the perfect starting point for nice long strolls, cultural activities, sightseeing, and even bar hopping.

Our new and spacious six classrooms have all access to natural light and are fully equipped with modern devices together with sound isolation and free wi-fi. There is a lounge area with vending machines for students to relax after studies.

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  • Central location
  • 6 modern classrooms
  • Reception zone with canapés
  • Free WiFi
  • Capacity of 50 students
  • Vending machines
Felix Baumann
Centre Director
Swiss national Felix Baumann graduated from the University of Lausanne (Switzerland) with a Master's degree in German, Russian and anthropology. He has 15 years of experience in teaching foreign languages in Switzerland and Russia. Felix speaks French, German, English, Russian and Spanish.
"Irkutsk is a perfect place to feel the true Siberian spirit. The blend of Russian and Buryat cultures and the beauty of the nearby Baikal lake make Irkutsk a destination worth visiting.”
Liden & Denz Irkutsk Institute
Ul. Gryaznova 1, Irkutsk, Russian Federation
Office hours:
Monday – Friday from 08.30 until 19.00
Postal Code:
+7 (812) 602-03-99
How to find us
From the airport: Take bus number 20. Bus stop: Economic University. From Economic university bus stop: go back 50 meters until the pedestrian crossing. Cross the street and enter the building through the door left from Bierhaus restaurant.
From the railway station: Take bus number 20. Bus stop: Philharmonia. From Philharmonia bus stop: go along Ulitsa Dzerzhinskogo (Dzerzhinsky Street), take third left to Ulitsa Gryaznova (Gryaznova street) go straight to the end (Karl Marx street), turn right and enter the second door on your right (door left from Bierhaus restaurant)