A&P Language Institute & Translation Center Ltd. (L.I.T.C.) is an Official Examination Center for TORFL, authorized and approved by Saint Petersburg University.

Saint-Petersburg State University

St. Petersburg State University is the oldest institution of higher education in Russia. It was founded on 22 January 1724 by Emperor Peter the Great. Nowadays Saint-Petersburg University comprises 24 academic departments with more than 30 thousands graduate, postgraduate and doctoral students studying there. For more than 20 years St. Petersburg University has been one of the leaders in the field of language testing of foreign citizens and provided services to people and organizations.

By the order of the Ministry of education and science of the Russian Federation of 28 October 2014 No. 1394 St. Petersburg University was included in the list of educational organizations conducting the state testing of Russian language as a foreign language, and is authorized to issue a certificate in the government-approved format.

The certificate issued by St. Petersburg University is the only official document certifying levels of proficiency in Russian as a foreign language according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR). The certificate is valid both in Russia and abroad.

In this section you can find all information concerning the Test of Russian as a Foreign Language – TORFL

What is the TORFL?

Test Scheduling & Fees

Exam Registration


* All sessions take place on a Saturday at 09.00 a.m.

* Testing can be arranged on demand on any agreed date

Some parts are still under construction, so please make sure you check regularly for updates. For any additional information or inquiries do not hesitate to


A&P Language Institute & Translation Center Ltd.
Tel. 25 343376
Fax: 25 343398