Medical education in Russia
When it comes to MBBS, Russia is the first name that strikes the chord. Russia is among the most affordable, finest and the most preferred destination in the world by international medical students to Study MBBS in Europe, Asia, Africa, USA and Australia.
With a greater demand coming in from international medical students since the past 2 decades, most of Universities of medicine have introduced English programs of medical studies (medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, etc.) The application and admission procedure is very simple, there are no entrance exams or donations. Russian medical degrees are recognized all over the world, by WHO, UNESCO, etc.
The universities and institutes offer outstanding services to the foreign students so that they can enroll themselves without any hassles. Moreover Russia has one of the most advanced higher education systems in the world. MBBS Colleges in Russia are well equipped with excellent teaching staff and research infrastructure. Their teaching methods are well evolved and they extensively focus on all round development of a student in his/her specialties. There are several opportunities for clinical exposure at university-run hospitals. There are over 2 million students enrolled in various Russian universities or institutions. The teaching staff of various institutions comprises over 16,000 doctors of science and about 0.9 million candidates pursuing science who, apart from teaching, are involved in research and development of scientific and technology innovations.
The fee structure for MBBS in Russia (tuition fee) at all the Russian Medical Universities is lower in comparison with those in other countries (Living expenses for students are around US$ 200 per month in Moscow. The expenses in other cities are around US$ 90-130 per month). On the other hand, the standards of training are at an impeccable level and constantly evolving. This is what makes Russian medical universities such as Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy, Kazan State Medical University, Volgograd State Medical University and others, more agreeable to international medical students.