Advantage Russia

Advantages of Education in Russia

According to open data from the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation, the number of students in the country today is about 4 million. Of these, 315,000 are foreign citizens. Applicants choose leading universities in various regions of Russia. Traditionally popular areas of training are Medicine, Engineering, Aeronautics and Space Technology, Gas and Petroleum Engineering, Management and IT. In addition to a high level of education, students in Russia get the opportunity to continue their scientific activities and find interesting work.

Why should you take a closer look at studying in Russia?

Fundamental education

Russia is a recognized leader in the training of Mathematicians, Physicists, Chemists, Engineers, Programmers, Doctors, as well as representatives of Creative Professions. Classical education is considered one of the strongest in the world. Every year Russian universities occupy leading positions in world rankings.

Large selection of educational programmes

Russian leading universities all over the country, from Kaliningrad to Vladivostok, and offer more than 4000 basic educational programmes of a huge thematic spectrum from Medical, Technical & Natural Sciences to Linguistics. The strength of Russian education is also the training of specialists in the creative professions. Conservatories, theatre and choreographic, art educational organizations, architecture universities offer applicants a variety of programs. Universities also train specialists in modern profiles, such as Game Design or Cyberpsychology. For those looking for creative directions, there are art and music programmes. If you are just getting ready to study in Russia, preparatory courses and programmes for studying Russian as a foreign language are available to you.

Education at any academic level Russian universities conduct bachelors and specialists, master's, postgraduate programmes. You can also start your path to a prestigious diploma with training programmes, summer schools, courses for studying Russian as a foreign language, etc.

Benefits of studying MBBS in Russia

There are a whole range of reasons why studying MBBS in Russia is a great choice for international students, from world class infrastructure to fantastic student lifestyle to the reputed universities, and more!

About Russia

There are plenty of reasons to Study MBBS in Russia but before that lets see some interesting facts about Russia.

Russia is famous for its very powerful and progressive education system. Russia has a literacy rate of 99.6% which is the highest literacy rate across the globe. Owing to its high quality of education and cost efficiency, Russia attracts a high number of international students, especially those who want to study MBBS in Russia. Their education standards are at par with European standards. Furthermore, Russian universities are known to evolve with time and regularly update their curriculum basis new transformations.

Here are top 10 reasons why you should study MBBS in Russia.

► World Class Infrastructure

Universities promoted by GEC have a world-class structure with modern equipment in hospitals. For clinical courses the universities are attached with numerous multi specialty clinics and Research Centers, Cancer Hospitals, Cardiac Hospitals, Numerous Obs & Gynae Hospitals, TB Centers, Orthopedic & Trauma Hospitals, Organ Transplantation Centers, Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery Centers etc.

Russian medical degrees are recognized all across the world. They stand top in the UNESCO and WHO ratings. Among the top 100 medical universities in the world, 30 medical universities are Russians.

► The tuition fee is super low and affordable with a great value!

Studying at a Russian medical university is an optimum combination of cost and quality: international students gain fundamental knowledge and prestigious diplomas for a very reasonable price. The tuition fees of Russian medical universities may be different, but in any case, it is lower than in Europe or in other countries.

The average cost of studying MBBS in Russian medical universities is on average USD 4,500 to 6,000 per year (including tuition fees & accommodation cost). The living expense is also affordable as well. We estimate it costs a minimum of $100 – $150 month to cover living costs in Russia.

► Easy Admission Procedure

Russian universities have the best selection process. Unlike the other countries of Europe and the US, Russia has made its admissions very easy for foreign students. 

There are easy admission requirements for Russia. Russian universities do not need TOEFL, GRE, SAT or IELTS for admissions. But the student should keep up good passing grades in secondary school exam to study in Russia.

► No Entrance Test for Admission

Unlike India, there is no entrance test required to secure admission in Russian medical colleges. Admission will be strictly based on your performance in the 12th standard and first-cum-first-serve basis.

► English Medium MBBS Course

It is good news for students who are looking to study MBBS in Russia as most of the medical universities in Russia have English medium MBBS course for international students.

► Low Cost of Living

Apart from the low-cost tuition fee, students should also be able to get maximum benefits in terms of affordability as the cost of living in Russia is considerably cheaper. It has been found out that students from India could make it out in Russia with only USD 100 to USD 150 in a month. Obviously, this also largely depends on the student’s lifestyle.

► Hostel Facility

Universities provide comfortable accommodation with all the necessary facilities:

All the hostels are flat type i.e. with attached bathroom, toilet, and kitchen. The hostels are centrally heated. The hostels are fully furnished. Separate arrangements for boys and girls. The system of residence usually consists of 2-3 seated big rooms, upgraded comforts, central heating, full furniture with beddings, shower room, toilet, washbasin, security guards, reception, laundry, cleaning, and washing personnel, reading rooms, etc. 

► Class Strength

The strength of the batch is between 12-15 students. Every student gets the individual attention of the teachers. All the students will be Indian in the class.

► No Racism in Russia, No Religious issues!

Russians are world leaders. But they will never make you feel inferior among them. Russian people are known to be the most welcoming community. They are deeply attached to social and moral values. And respect foreigners as their own family.

► International Exposure

As students will wanting to study abroad in a foreign country and get to meet fellow students who are also from different countries, backgrounds, and ethnicity, students will get international exposure which will greatly help them in settling down. A country like Russia provides a great opportunity for medical students to get exposed to large patient inflow.

► Exciting Student Life

Students in Russia are never short of something to do after class. They take part in sports competitions, contests, student festivals, and other recreational events. Universities have their own student theatres, sports teams, volunteer associations, and student construction teams.


Television Interviews

Watch coverage by leading regional channels on MBBS in Russia with Dr. Suhas Mane, Global Educational Consultancy.

Ambassador's Visit to VOLSMU

His Excellency Srinivasan Raghavan Pundi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Russia visited Volgograd state Medical University.

Chancellor's Message

As the Vice Chancellor of Privolzhsky Research Medical University (NNSMA), I extend you a hearty welcome on behalf of Privolzhsky Research Medical University .

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