MBBS In Russia

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MBBS In Russia For Indian Students

Do you know that 6000 Indian students are currently studying in various Russian State Medical Universities. During 1990s, Russia and China were the popular destinations for Indian students. The number of medical colleges, especially government medical colleges in India was less, which led many Indian students to study Medicine in abroad countries.

Even-though there are close to 70 Russian Federation State medical universities are listed by MCI(Medical Council of India), only few universities teaches in English. Majority of Russians do not speak English. Indian students should study Russian language so that they can effectively interact with patients.

Quality of Education

State Government
Run Universities

Fees Structure

Lowest Tuition Fees - Save 80%
tuition fees compared to Indian Private
Medical Colleges

Safe and Secure

Separate Hostel for Boys and Girls
near the College Campus


Russian is cold,
to severe cold,
based on the Russian State

Cost of Living

Affordable Living Cost - Hostel
Accommodation and Food

Language Education

Medium of Teaching is Russian,
English. Bilingual Medical Programs

Government Medical Universities

Most of the Medical Universities in Russia are run by State Governments.
Tuition fees in these colleges are low because of the bilateral relationship it holds with India.


Syktyvkar State University
College of Medicine

The Syktyvkar State University was named after Pitirim Sorokin. It was established in the year 1976 with 2.5 hectare campus area in Syktyvkar, the capital city of Republic of Komi. Komi is one of the states of Russia. Syktyvkar is located approximately 1300 kilometers north-east of Moscow with a population of 2.5 Lakhs people.

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MBBS course in Russia

Russian Government Medical Colleges provide internationally recognized medical degree recognized by World health organization. More than 70 Russian Medical colleges are listed by MCI for Indian students to study Medicine. The total medical course duration in all Russian Colleges is 6 years. The academic year in Russia starts in September and follows similar semester system like in India.

There are three types of MBBS courses in Russia based on the medium of teaching.

  • Type-1: Fully English Taught Medical Courses. Very Few MCI Listed Russian Colleges conduct full english courses.
  • Type-2: Bilingual Medical Courses. Most of the MCI Listed Russian Universities conduct first three years in English and subsequent three years in Russian language.
  • Type-3: Fully Russian Taught Medical Courses. All MCI Listed Russian Universities conducts six years course in Russian language.

Indian students should study Russian language for effective clinical experience. If students choose fully Russian taught medical course, then they have to study Russian language for 1 year. This increases the course duration to 7 years.

MBBS Admission Procedure

The admission process starts in September in most of the Russian Medical Universities. The visa processing in Russia takes close to 2 months, so you should finalize admission by end of June.

  • Qualify NEET UG Examination
  • Fill and Send the Application Form to Russian University
  • Russian University sends letter of confirmation of admission if the application is accepted.
  • Get Invitation Letter from the University to apply for the Visa
  • Students deposits tuition fee in the university Bank account directly
  • Apply for Russian Visa with Passport and Invitation Letter
  • Travel to Russia for Studies.

About Russia

Russia Federation is an European Country with 85 states and it covers 17 lakhs square kilometers area. It has 150 million population and is the world's largest country by area. The European(western) part of the Russian Federation is densely populated which is occupied by 77% of the Russian population. The capital city Moscow lies in western part of Russia. Christianity, is the major religion.

Russia has most number of physicians as well as hospitals compared to any other country in the world. The Russian currency is called Ruble with almost same currency value of Indian Rupees. One Ruble = 1.08 Indian Rupees.