We may be a little country with a population of 14.44 crores (2019), yet we are global leaders in education. Russia is set to overtake China as the world’s third most popular study destination in the near future.
Currently, Russia is home to almost 432,000 international students.
This is a 40% increase in foreign student enrollment from 2025. Russia is an appealing study location due to its high-quality education, simple access to student support services, cosmopolitan society, and excellent lifestyle.
Russia’s Well-Developed Institutions
The majority of foreign medical schools in Russia provide instruction not just in Russian but also in English. As a result, regardless of your nation of residence, you will have no trouble obtaining the MBBS degree here.
Russia’s Top 10 Medical Universities
Russia has more than 70 medical universities. Because all Russian medical colleges are MCI-accredited and W.H.O listed, M.B.B.S. graduates can practice anywhere in the globe, including India. The following are some of Russia’s best medical universities.
- Altai State Medical University
- Omsk State Medical University
- Orel State Medical University
- Ulyanovsk State Medical University
- Volgograd State Medical University
- Bashkir State Medical University
- Kazan Federal University
- Kursk State Medical University
A focus on the student experience and graduate results.
According to the 2019 Department of Education Survey, international students are over 90% satisfied with their living and studying experiences in Russia.
Russian Universities and Fee Structure
Russian institutions are well-known around the world for the content of their MBBS degrees as well as their reasonable pricing structure. Let’s have a look at some of the institutions and their tuition rates.
The fee structure varies from one university to the next. Some Russian medical colleges charge around Rs 12,00,000, while others charge up to Rs 28,00,000.
Firstly, fees can be paid in annual installments; the travel charges are around Rs 30,000, which is subject to alter depending on airline type and booking class. Secondly, you may obtain extensive information about the cost structure of any Russian university by contacting a consultant.
Scholarships from the Russian Government
Furthermore, the Russian government gives so-called “state-funded places” in universities to overseas candidates each year, there will be 15,000 such places available in 2020.
Moreover, the Russian government has invested an average of 1,484 roubles (about USD 25) each month in scholarships for overseas students.
Ranked in the top 50.
Russia offers world-class education in a variety of fields of study. According to The Times Higher Education World University’s 2020 Rankings, our Institutions are highly rated in the following fields:
- Arts and Humanities
- Medical Science
- Clinical, Pre-Clinical, and Health Sciences
- Engineering & Technology
- Life Sciences
- Physical Sciences
- Social Sciences
Employment Opportunities in Russia
Knowledge of the language is advantageous when international students later seek employment in the Russian labor market. Because the majority of Indian students want to work in their native country, the majority of them depart Russia after finishing their studies.
Locals in Russia are quite welcoming to Indian students. However, they talk in Russian and treat Indians as if they are the best people in the world. Aside from that, there are several Indian communities that host exhibitions for Indian guests. They are very significant in entertaining Indian guests.