Advantages of Studying MBBS in Russia:
Many applicants from India choose Russia as a country for study. Find out what attracts them most of all.
► Affordable Study Cost
Studying MBBS in Russia is cheap compared to other countries in Europe. The average cost of studying MBBS in Russia is approx. 4000 USD per year. Living expense is also affordable as well. We estimate it costs a minimum of $200 – $300 / month to cover living costs in Russia.
► No Donation or Capitation Fee
As informed earlier, private institutes in India have huge amounts of donation or capitation fee, apart from the yearly fee. This is not the case for Russian medical Universities. Most of the MBBS colleges in Russia have no donation or capitation fee. Even the tuition fee of Russian medical colleges is very low in comparison to the Indian private colleges ranging from Rs. 2.5 Lakhs to Rs. 4.5 Lakhs per year.
► No Entrance Test for Admission
Unlike India, there is no entrance test required to secure admission in Russian medical colleges. Admission will be strictly based on your performance in 12th standard and first-cum-first-serve basis. Students with more than 60% in their 12th standard are given preference.
► MCI Coaching
Students are trained for the MCI Screening Test so that they can practice in India and there is no additional cost for this training.
► Extremely Low Cost of Living
Although most of the foreign countries to study MBBS in are from Europe, the living cost is relatively cheap. Take Russia for example. Studying MBBS in Russia for Indian students will be quite cheap as most of the students can survive with as low as $100 and $200 per month. Obviously, this also largely depends on the student’s lifestyle.
► Hostel Facility
The hostels are centrally heated, there will be no problem for the students during the winter season. Hot water will be available to the students.
► Class Strength
The strength of the batch is between 12-15 students. Every student gets the individual attention of the teachers. All the students will be Indian in the class.
► World Class Infrastructure
All the campuses across Russia have world class structure with modern equipment in hospitals. For instance, MBBS study in Russia will be very fruitful as most of the universities in Russia are of high standard and recognized by WHO, UNESCO, MCI, and European Council etc.
► International Exposure
As students will wanting to study abroad in a foreign country and get to meet fellow students who are also from different countries, backgrounds, and ethnicity, students will get international exposure which will greatly help them in settling down. A country like Russia provides a great opportunity for medical students to get exposed to large patient inflow.
These are 10 of the many advantages of studying MBBS in Russia. It has its share of disadvantages also but mostly the advantages outweigh the disadvantages. So realize your dream of becoming a doctor by going for MBBS admission in Russia. Get in touch with a Continental Education Consultant to learn about all the details clearly
Russian Medical Universities with the most Indian students: