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Liden & Denz

Russian Language School in Riga, Latvia

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Standard 20

Standard 20

Intensive 25

Intensive 25

Exam Preparation: TRKI

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Learn Russian in Riga with Liden & Denz

Liden & Denz’ learning centre is located in the heart of Riga, between the main railway station and the National Opera. The campus is close to many of the city’s best offerings and is only a short walk across a small canal to the historic centre of the city, which is a protected UENSCO World Heritage Site. You can explore all that the inner city has to offer on foot. There are many hip bars, delicious coffee shops, and restaurants just minutes away.

The Liden & Denz Intercultural Institute of Languages Riga is on the second floor of a beautiful historic building. With ten bright and spacious classrooms all equipped with state of the art technology and a modern computer lab, the campus provides the perfect environment to learn Russian.

In addition, the campus has a student lounge area with vending machines, and WiFi is available for free throughout the building. When you want to relax and unwind, the inner courtyard is the perfect place to hang out with your new friends and a have barbeque.

Leadership of Our Russian Language Institute Riga Campus

Nora Posia
Owner and Centre Director

Nora is the owner and director of the Liden & Denz Intercultural Institute of Languages Riga. She has a degree in Business Studies, as well as a first class honours degree in Law. When the school applied for Latvian state accreditation, Nora completed a second degree in pedagogy as this is a requirement for school directors in Latvia.

“Riga is a perfect place where you can meet hospitable and welcoming people and enjoy the historical heritage (Gothic churches, medieval buildings, Art Nouveau structures) or get to know the dynamic cultural life offered in its various manifestations.”

Guna Gabrāne
Director of Studies

Guna Gabr?ne graduated from the Liepaja State Pedagogical Institute with a Master’s degree in Pedagogics and has over 20 years of work experience. Since her promotion to the role of Director of Studies in 2010, Guna has been successfully overseeing all academic matters at our Riga campus, gradually introducing new teaching techniques and developing new programmes.

“It is a pleasure to witness how our students progress with their Russian each day they spend in our classrooms. Determined students motivate also our teachers and this helps immensely to reach the individual goals set by our students.”

Student Mix by Region
  • Western Europe
  • Asia/Pacific
  • Central/Eastern Europe
  • North America

  • Other Regions
  • Student Mix by Age
    • 16-20
    • 21-25
    • 26-35
    • 36-50
    • 51+

Campus Features

10 spacious classrooms


Vending machines




Students' lounge


Free WiFi




Courtyard area for relaxing barbecues


Capacity of 90 students


Accommodation in Riga

Host family

Executive Host family

Shared flat


Without accommodation

Blog: Discover Riga

See the highlights of Riga while you learn Russian

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Latvian food and delicious food

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Riga history can be told by its buildings

Riga has an animated history. The Latvian capital had a long time struggling until it finally reached independence. The many influences that shaped the Latvian...

one of the best view in Riga

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Liden & Denz Riga Institute

Send us an email or contact us through any of the methods below to find out how to begin your Russian learning course.

Address: Raina Bulv. 31-5/6, Riga, LV-1050
Telephone: +7 812 334 07 88
Office hours: 8:30-19:00, Monday to Friday

How to find us
Our language centre is located on Raina Bulvard (Raiņa Bulvāris), very near Riga Pаsаzieru (Main railway station). When exiting the train terminal, use the underpass crossing Satekles iela (street) in direction Opera. We are located in the adjacent building of the Opera Hotel (to the left) sharing the entrance with Tiger hostel. Entrance to the Liden & Denz Riga centre will be through the entrance arch, the code is 486.

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