MBBS in Russia

Medical Study In Russia

If you're a student who is highly interested in MBBS, then the best country for you to go to pursue it is Russia. MBBS in Russia is considered to be the best amongst all other countries. More than a thousand students complete their medical study in Russia and these are just the number of students, India has more than 6000 doctors with a medical degree from Russia. Students who have studied MBBS in Russia are currently working in some of the world's leading hospitals.

Here is some basic information required to know more about MBBS IN RUSSIA :

To study MBBS in Russia in English, the duration of your course will be up to 6 years. If opted for MBBS in Russian, the duration of that course will be 7 years out of which one year will be given to Russian Language Training (RLT) which is mandatory. The reason as to why so many people study MBBS IN RUSSIA is because the quality of education there is really high and on top of that, the cost for it is also considerably low. There is a subsidization of 50% on Medical education and tuition fees for Indian students. Russia has about 57 medical universities out of which 12 universities provide MBBS in English medium and also has about 30 medical universities in the list of top 100 Medical Universities of World.


• Entrance tests that are generally required by other universities like IELTS, TOEFL are not required.
• It is recognized by WHO and NMC
• 30 Russian Medical Universities have their names under top 100 Medical Universities in World
• The education standards are very high
• Education is affordable because most of the universities receive financial support from the Russian Government.
• MBBS is also taught in English Language
• There is international exposure as well due to affiliation with universities from all over the world
• High number of courses to choose and specialize in
• Cost effective living
• Can practice medicine in India as well


• A nationality certificate is to be submitted
• No extra entrance level examination is required for medical study in Russia. The only examination you'll have to give and qualify is NEET
• The student should be 17 years on or before 31st December (year will be considered as the year of admission process). The maximum age limit for under graduation is 25 as of 31st December (year will be considered as the year of admission process).
• The student should have at least 50% in PCB (for general category) and for students who belong to reserved category, 40% to qualify into any Russian Medical University.


Medical study in Russia is very affordable, especially for Indian students as there is a subsidy on Medical education and tuition fees of about 50%.

1. Selection of the university you want to study in. Since Russian Medical Universities have both medical study in Russian and English, select a university according to your comfort.
2. Next step would be to collect all the required files and data and fill their admission form.
3. After you've submitted your form, the universities will review your details and check for eligibility. And a letter will be sent to you once you've been selected.
4. You are to apply for a Russian Visa as soon as you receive your letter of acceptance.
5. Deposit the admission fee as mentioned by the university.