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About Vlada Koroleva

Russian Tutor in London

Vlada Koroleva, MA in Linguistics, is the Principal Tutor and proprietor of the Just Russian group, a company that provides Russian and English language training and consultancy in the London area.

While teaching a lot of courses herself, she also manages and supervises her team of freelance tutors. Vlada personally ensures that students enjoy the highest possible standard of tuition.


Vlada was born and grew up in Moscow. She is a graduate of Moscow State University, Faculty of Philology (MA in English Linguistics, 1990) and Coventry University, School of International Studies and Law (MA in International Law, Diplomacy and Politics, 1997).

Before moving to the UK in 1999, Vlada worked as a Lecturer at Moscow State Linguistic University, the best language teaching school in Russia. She taught English to future interpreters for three years. Later she became a lecturer at Moscow State University, teaching English at the Law Department for seven years.

In the UK, she has been teaching Russian as a freelance tutor since 2000, including 5 years as a Russian language lecturer at Kingston University (Surrey) in 2000-2005.

In total, Vlada has more than 25 years of language teaching experience, both as an academic and a freelance tutor. She founded her own London based school, Just Russian, in 2005. She and her team of tutors have been successfully working since then with a wide range of students at all levels. Among Just Russian’s clients are leading London City firms (professionals in business, economics and law), companies doing business in Russia and other Russian speaking countries, as well as private individuals learning Russian for personal and business reasons.

In short, you couldn’t be in more professional hands where Russian language tuition is concerned!


Published works

Vlada is one of the authors of the Just English series of original textbooks (English for Lawyers), which have sold more than 250,000 copies in Russia and other Russian speaking countries, and were awarded the Moscow University Shuvalov Prize in 2002.

The five original textbooks and course books of this series, originally written for Moscow University students, later proved popular more widely, and are used by law students at universities throughout Russia and the former Soviet states.