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About Russia​

Russia is a country and it is situated in Asia and Eastern Europe. Russia is the largest country of the world by land area and it is also known as Russia Federation. Moscow is the capital of Russia and Russian Federation is the official  name of Russia. Moscow, the capital of the Russia, is the largest city in the world. 
Population of Russia is about 146.6 million. Russian government is based on a democratic form of rule. e Russian Federation shares land border with Finland, Lithuania and Poland (both with Kaliningrad Oblast), Belarus, Latvia, Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, China, Norway Estonia, Mongolia, and North Korea.

Why MBBS Study in Russia

Medical Study in Russia is very easy for a normal student because any student from all over the globe can take direct MBBS Admission without any entrance exam. MBBS fee in Russia is very low because the Russian Government provides subsidy for education. Average MBBS fee in Russia is between 2.5 Lacks to 5 Lacks per year. All Russian Medical Universities are listed in WHO and MCI so a students who gets an MBBS degree from Russia can practice anywhere in the world including India. Students from all over the globe go to Russia for MBBS Study and all medical universities provide quality medical education and practical knowledge. Students get fully furnished hostel facility inside the university campus with fresh and quality food. MBBS Students can get scholarship also if they full the scholarship criteria. 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.

Eligibility to take for admission

To secure a medical seat in Russia accordingly:

  • First, The student must be 18 years old.
  • Second, He should have completed 10+2 from a recognized school.
  • Third, Student should have more than 50 percent marks.
  • Finally, the compulsory subjects are Chemistry, Physics, To secure a medical seat in Russia accordingly:
    • First, The student must be 18 years old.
    • Second, He should have completed 10+2 from a recognized school.
    • Third, Stuand Biology.

For Indian Student

The Russian Federation offers scholarships for Indian students accordingly. For detailed information visit the website of  Ministry of Education of Russia  furthermore.

Do Not Mix Study & Work

  1. There are some consultancies likewise spreading information related to work and study together. According to them, the students can yet work and study MBBS in Russia to cover extra expenses.
  2. Let us tell you that it is wrong information and in the same way, no student studying MBBS should follow it.
  3. It has been witnessed further that Medical courses are not simple at all. The lectures are long and tiring.
  4. Students need self-study in the first place and they cannot do self-study and work.
  5. Students start part-time jobs while their MBBS course. On the contrary, they definitely get problems in their exams.
  6. We recommend students specifically, not to search for jobs and focus more on the course they are enrolled in.


  1. Passport with minimum 18 months validity.
  2. 10th Certificate + Mark sheet
  3. 12th Certificate + Mark sheet
  4. Birth Certificate in English or translated into English and notarized.
  5. Photo – 10 (4.5 x 3.5 cm, 70% Face)
  6. Official Invitation letter from the respective Medical University
  7. HIV Test Reports
  8. Authorization of all archives by the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi.
  9. Legalization of documents by Russian Embassy.
  10. Visa fees
  11. Bank receipt of Tuition fee (1st year) payment.


  1. The MBBS course is for 66 months including a year of internship. Although, first year consists of critical subjects of medical science. Mainly Anatomy, Bio-science and Physiology with practical knowledge. For example, Indian students pursue MBBS in China.
  2. The clinical subjects are consequently Microbiology, Pathology, and Forensic Medicine and Pharmacology.
  3. The third year of the course has two parts specifically, both parts contain one year.
  4. First part consists of ENT, Community Medicine and ophthalmology. The second part consists of Surgery, Medicine, Gynecology and Obstetrics and Pediatrics.


  1. Accommodation expenses: The expenses would be around 100-300 USD. However, it depends on medical students.
  2. Metro smart card costs USD 65 for one month.
  3. Rate Car fuelper liter would be around USD 0.5
  4. Essentials per month will cost around USD 150.
  5. Food will probably cost minimum USD 10 per day.


1. Russia is more secure if compared with the days of 1990’s. It is always smart to know about the environment. Keep distance from dreadful neighbours. It won’t be cautious to go out alone around the city at 2 am if you are an Indian student studying in Russia. 
2. Be smart and moreover stay alert at all times. 
3. We suggest you to carry identification documents with you. A duplicate of visa, enrolment papers or any kind of identity proof. 
4. Character check by Russian cops is normal. Moreover, Russian cops cease the suspicious persons.


  1. Indian student should check the MCI approval of the university. MCI refers to the  Medical Council of India . This could be a problem in future if a student wants to practice in India after completing the MBBS course. MCI doesn’t approve the degree attained from the colleges not approved by them.
  2. If your medical college has no MCI approval (MCI approved MBBS colleges). Obtaining the Russian MBBS degree from that university will be waste of money and time. Check the list of top MBBS colleges in Russia mentioned on our website.
  3. MBBS admission in Russia require researches too.


Warm clothing: 
Keep one jacket jumper, jacket, a cardigan and warm coat accordingly. Students have options to buy winter clothes if they are not interested to carry. We suggest students carry some money. Of course, it will help you Abroad. You might need it on arrival or after arrival accordingly. 
1. Favourite music or books. 
2. Laptop, tablets and cables. 
3. Do not keep more stuff should in check-in bags. 
4. You may carry hand luggage. 
5. Label the luggage in English and Russian.


The climate of Russia could be described from extremely cold winters to hot summer. The hottest temperature in Russia is 44̊C and the coldest is 30°C.


In fact, India is 2 hours and 30 minutes ahead of Moscow, Russia.

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