Russia, the world’s largest nation with great history, home of famous scientists and land of natural beauty. Russia is in Eurasian continent, facing borders European and Asian countries as well as the Pacific and Arctic oceans. The history of Russia from 1991 to the present began with the dissolution of the Soviet Union on 26 December 1991, and the establishment of the Russian Federation. The inhabitants of Russia are quite diverse. Russia inherited the close political and business relationship with India and thus Indians students always feel safe and secure while studying in Russia.
Russia has been tested & ahead of certain countries in offering medical education.
Studying in Russia gives you the opportunities to experience the unique Russian culture, to enjoy Russian hospitality, Russian nature and to get an education based on high modern standards and strong academic traditions.
The Ministry of Health and the Medical Industry of the Russian Federation is the supreme authority functioning under the Russian Government in charge of public health and medical industry as a whole throughout the Russian Federation, All the Medical Institutions of the Russian Federation come under its jurisdiction, It controls and supervises as a regulatory body. The all Russian medical universities are recognized by MCI, WHO and UNESCO.
More than 5000 students are applying for study medicine in Russia.
The educational system in Russia is similar to the European and American educational systems:
The student teacher ratio is 10:1.
That means at a time 1 teacher teaches only a group of 8-10 students.
This helps the teacher and student both – to clear doubts and increase their knowledge.
Qualifications Awarded: MD [ General Medicine]
Tuition Fees – Education in Russia is subsidized by the state and government of Russia. Most of the institutions charge affordable tuition fees to the tune of 3000$- 6000$ per year. Compared to western countries, the tuition fee in Russian institutions are reasonable. Thus, in Russia every student gets a chance to fulfill their dreams and reach their goal.
It would be approx 150$ per month.
The Russian medical degrees have topped WHO and UNESCO ranking and have got global recognition. About 30 positions are occupied by the Russian Medical Universities in World Ranking and The Russian Federation has some of the finest medical Universities. The Indian students seeking admission are admitted in those institutions which are recognized by World Health Organization and Medical Council of India.
Universities Central Library has a literature with about millions of volumes in many foreign languages as well as specialize libraries of the faculties, and is of free access to students.
September 1st is the official beginning of the academic year in Russia. As far as the structure of the academic year is concerned, it consists of two terms. The first term is September 1st - January 25th and so there are seventeen academic weeks and two examination weeks during this period. On the second week of February the second academic term begins. It consists of 18 academic weeks and 3 examination weeks. So academic year in Russia finishes on June 30. Most students have summer holidays during July and August.
As per the requirement of the Medical Council of India candidate should be 17 years old and above with 50% marks in the Physics / Chemistry / Biology in the 12th standard, for medical course. There is no sort of entrance exam and the admissions are strictly without any donation.
He/ She should have a Bachelor's degree from a Recognized University. The University reserves the right of selection on an individual basis depending upon his I her previous academic performance
To make students’ life comfortable at the University, University offer free of charge halls for gymnastics, handball, basketball and football grounds. Tennis courts and pools are also open in the campus. An International post-office, a telephone centre, a shopping centre, some restaurants offering dishes of national cuisine of different countries, an international student cultural centre, and a computer centre are situated within the campus.