Russia is the largest country in the world. Its area is 17 098.242 thousand square km. The country is located in the eastern Europe and northern Asia.
From north to south the country stretches for over 4,000 km; from west to east – for almost 10,000 km. Russia borders on 16 countries. In the south-east - with North Korea (DPRK), in the south with China, Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Georgia; in the south-west - with Ukraine, in the west with Belarus, Latvia, Estonia, Finland and Norway; the Kaliningrad Region borders on Lithuania and Poland.
Russian government’s policy has put forward subsidised tuition fees for foreign nationals, making studies more affordable in Russia. Russia is a vast land with vast culture and variety of weather conditions.
Although many institutions provide English medium for studies for foreign students, but it is mostly prefered to learn Russian languages as it will help them to adjust with people in Russia.
MBBS IN RUSSIA
Popular destination for international students for pursuing MBBS right from a very early time has been Russia. About almost 30 top ranking medical universities from the top 100 ranking universities of the globe according to the World Health Organization (WHO)’s “Directory of World Medical School”., are in Russia’s plate. Pass-outs from Russian Medical Universities are working in leading and reputed Hospitals across the globe.
Russia is a preferred choice for International students because of highly subsidized fee by Russian Ministry of Health & Education as compared to other western countries. Low cost and high quality education creates awesome combination, which leads to be one of the major reasons for choosing top medical universities of Russia for MBBS studies. About 12 of the universities in Russia also provide studies in English medium, which makes it another plus point for moving forward to learning MBBS in universities in Russia.
All universities are recognized by WHO & Medical Council of leading countries like U.S.A, U.K, middle east, Australia, India, Canada etc.
Duration of MBBS in Russia in English medium is 6 years, where in students can also opt for MBBS in Russian medium, duration of which would be 7 years which includes 1 year as Russian Language Training
WHY MBBS IN RUSSIA
Students can take direct admissions in MBBS in Russia, without any entrance exam. As the Russian Government provides subsidy on education. The fee for MBBS goes down and makes it affordable for students. Average Russian MBBS fee can move between 2.5 lakhs to 5 lakhs per year. All the Russian Medical Universities are listed in WHO and MCI so a student who studies in Russian Medical University gets a quality education and his/her degree is acceptable for jobs in India and other parts of globe. All MBBS students in Russia get Medical Insurance for all courses and get full medical treatment when they need. Students get training for MCI screening test during the medical course and professors are well aware about the MCI screening test. Medical courses are taught in English and Russian languages, MBBS students also get training to learn Russian Language because by learning Russian language a student can communicate with patients in the hospital during the time of medical practice.
More reasons of pursuing MBBS from Russia are jotted down as below:
- No Entrance exam & No Donation.
- Easy Admission Procedure
- Low & Subsidized course fees.
- Worldwide Recognition of the Degrees provided by Medical Universities of Russia.
- European Standard of Living
- Degrees Recognized Worldwide
- Indian Canteen is Available in most of the Universities.
- Excellent Result in MCI Screening Test
- Reference Available of Students working in Leading Hospitals Across the World
- 100% Visa Guarantee
List of Medical Colleges in Russia for Indian Students
||IRKUTSK STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
||Irkutsk, Siberia Russia
||BELGOROD STATE UNIVERSITY
||PEOPLE’S FRIENDSHIP UNIVERSITY OF RUSSIA
||MOSCOW STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
||VOLGOGRAD STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
||ALTAI STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
||KAZAN STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
||KURSK STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
||NIZHNIY NOVGOROD STATE MED. ACADEMY
||Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia
||ORENBURG STATE MEDICAL ACADEMY
Other Medical Universities in Russia
- TVER STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
- SMOLENSK STATE MEDICAL ACADEMY
- TAMBOV STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
- NORTHERN MEDICAL STATE ACADEMY
- BASHKIR STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY, RUSSIA
- STAVROPOL STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
- RUSSIAN NATIONAL RESEARCH MED ACADEMY
- ASTRAKHAN STATE MEDICAL ACADEMY
MBBS in Russia Eligibility Criteria
MBBS in Russia eligibility is that student should complete the age of 17 years on or prior 31st December before taking admissions in Russia. You can even download the admission form and can fill it up uprightly. Along with it passed 11th & 12th certificates are also required. Passport is mandatory and attested documents are required. MBBS eligibility in Russia is similar to all other universities. Student must have 50% marks in their 12th standard and students from SC/ST and OBC category are eligible having 40% marks in their board exams.
MBBS in Russia Duration
The duration of MBBS program in Russia for International students is 6 years excluding 1 year internship to complete in India.
COST OF LIVING IN RUSSIA
- Monthly rent- 26,358.03 руб
- Basic utilities- 6,813.08 руб
- Food- 500.00 руб
- Public transportation- 25.00 руб
Currently 1 Indian Rupee equals 0.92 Russian Ruble
TRANSPORTATION FROM INDIA TO RUSSIA
Flight transportation is available from India to Russia, It can take 11 hrs to 28 hours to journey from Delhi to various locations in Russia. Air fare is nominal and pocket friendly for Indian people.