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Medical Universities in Russia

Medical Universities in Russia

Russia is a European country that is partially situated in the Asia and partially in Eastern Europe. The capital city Moscow is one of the popular cities in Russia in terms culture and education and also the political center of the country.  Recently the country has earned popularity as the educational hub for the MBBS aspirants. The country has some top medical universities that are considered some of the world’s best medical universities. The universities have robust infrastructure and provide advanced education. Due to the presence of well-equipped institutions and advanced method of medical training, every year around 3000 India students fly to Russia to pursue MBBS.

An Idea about MCI Approved Universities

The Medical Council of India (MCI) is a governing body that was established to monitor and examine the medical education and practice in India. Students who want to pursue their medical degree abroad; it is advised to choose universities that are MCI recognized. The MCI approved universities will offer MBBS degree that will add significant value to the degree. The benefit of studying in a MCI recognized is that the student will get an immense work opportunity. The universities that follow the guidelines of the Medical Council of India, only those get the recognition.

The Benefits of Choosing MCI Recognized Universities

The most significant benefit of choosing a MCI approved medial university is the student will get the best infrastructure.  Besides, the educational cost is also attainable and a student will get a culturally rich environment. So the students will get an exposure in terms of education and most importantly the MCI approved universities are donation free and the students will get all types of food and accommodation facilities. In order to enroll into one of the MCI recognized medical universities in Russia, the students do not have to take any entrance test as the merit will be judged by the candidates’ performance in 12th standard.

The article will help you to choose some MCI recognized universities and the list is given below.

Bashkir State Medical University

The Bashkir State Medical University is considered as one of the largest medical university. It is situated in a city called Ufa. The university holds the license given by the Ministry of Education of Russia to impart educational training to the foreign students. The university is considered as one of the leading universities in Russia that holds the 10th rank in the country. The university has collaboration with World Health Organization (WHO). For the past few years the university has produced around 2500 medical practitioners.

Established year: 1932
Courses offered by University: MBBS
Scholarships: the university provides scholarship according to the merit of the students.
Recognition and Accreditation: MCI, WHO, GMC UK, and MMC.
Available faculties: Faculty for general medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, pediatrics, clinical psychology and sports medicine.
Student’s facilities: The students will get decent accommodation and Indian food is available.

Orel State University

The university is located in Oryol, it is of the best universities in the country. The medical institute of the university has 17 departments. The infrastructure of the university is world-class and the university has 100 full-time faculties and among them 30 medical practitioners.

Established year: 1931
Courses offered by University: MBBS
Scholarships: the university provides scholarship according to the merit of the students.
Recognition and Accreditation: MCI-Medical Council of India
Course Duration: 6 years
Available faculties: Faculty of Medicine
Student’s facilities: modern dormitories for the students along with all comfort, availability of Indian food.

Belgorod State University

It is one the leading medical universities in Russia. According to the repots, the medical institute of the university ranked 10 among all the medical institutes in Russia. For past few years it has been a hub for MMBS aspirants and this is the reason the university receives around 3000 students from all across the world. The university started accepting foreign students since 1980.

Established year: 1876
Courses offered by University: MBBS and MD
Scholarships: the university provides scholarship according to the merit of the students.
Recognition and Accreditation: MCI, SCO
Course Duration: 6 years
Available faculties: faculty for Medicine
Student’s facilities: the university provides 4 dormitories, 6 canteens, 4 cafes, and 18 refreshment rooms for the students.

Smolensk State Medical University

The university is located in Smolensk city in Russia. The university has been known for providing the best infrastructure to the students. It is one the leading institution in terms providing the best medical training to the MBBS aspirants. The university solely focuses on the students’ training and the organization of different departments. In order to produce the best doctors the university constantly upgrades the training methods.

Established year: 1920
Courses offered by University: MBBS and MD
Scholarships: the university provides scholarship according to the merit of the students.
Recognition and Accreditation: MCI, WHO, GMC UK.
Course Duration: 6 years
Available faculties: Faculty of general medicine, faculty for pediatrics, and dentistry.
Student’s facilities: The University offers 4 hostels and around 2000 students can be accommodated in the hostels, and availability of Indian food.

Volgograd State Medical University

It is one of the best universities in Russia, and the faculties are highly qualified. The medical department consists of 96 professors, and 401 associate professors. The university offered MBBS course is for 6 years and the duration of the post graduate course is for 3 years. The degree that the university provides is equivalent to the Indian MBBS degree.

Established year: 1935
Courses offered by University: MBBS and MD
Scholarships: the university provides scholarship according to the merit of the students.
Recognition and Accreditation: MCI, FAIMER, UNESCO, WHO, USAID, and British Council.
Course Duration: 6 years
Available faculties: Faculty of general medicine, faculty for pediatrics, and dentistry.
Student’s facilities: The University provides 7 students hostels and separate hostels for boys and girls, availability of Wi-Fi in the campus, and availability of Indian food.

Therefore, it is evident that MCI recognized universities will be the best option to avail for the Indian students. If you are planning to get enrolled for the upcoming academic year then you can contact us. Our academic counselor will guide you through the admission procedure.