The Russian medical degrees have topped WHO and UNESCO ranking and have got global recognition. Compared to western countries, the tuition fee in Russian institutions are reasonable.
Factors that make Russia the first choice of Indian Students :
- Quality education.
- MCI recognized.
- The most economical fee & cost of living.
- European life standard.
- English medium of instruction.
- Emphasis on practical aspects in teaching.
- Moderate climate around the year.
- Outstanding international faculty.
- Comfortable accommodation on campus
- Perfect academic, sport and entertainment facilities
- Personal and professional growth
- One of the best transportation system in Europe & Asia.
- Enrichment of experience through visiting professors from USA, Canada, UK etc.
The educational fees are very low due to subsidy of Russian Government. The living expenses for students are over around US$ 80 -100 (Up to 3250 Rs. ) per month. This has made Russia an economical educational destination.
Future Career Option for Russian MBBS Scholars:
India: In order to practice medicine in India for a Russian MBBS doctor – He/she has to pass the screening test examination approved by MCI
United States of America: In order to practice medicine in the United States for a Russian MBBS doctor – He/she has to compulsory pass USMLE licensing exam (Unless he/she gone USA on a fellowship contract).
Note: In order to practice medicine in United States – Indian MBBS doctor has to satisfy the same requirement that Russian MBBS scholar has to satisfy. It won’t make any difference between the Indian & Russian MBBS doctor
Australia & New Zealand: In order to practice medicine in Australia & New Zealand – A Russian MBBS scholar has to satisfy the requirement of registration with the Medical Council of Australia & New Zealand. According to the work rules of Australia- a qualified doctor should be paid a minimum salary of AUD 1 Lakh/- per annum.
Note: In order to practice medicine in Australia & New Zealand – Indian MBBS doctor has to satisfy the same requirement that Russian MBBS scholar has to satisfy. It won’t make any difference between the Indian & Russian MBBS doctor
United Kingdom: In order to practice medicine in United Kingdom – a Russian MBBS doctor has to clear the examination of PLAB. It is the mandatory examination to practice medicine in the UK.
MRCP/ FRCS are also valid exams to practice medicine in UK.
Note: In order to practice medicine in United Kingdom – Indian MBBS doctor as well as Russian MBBS doctor has to satisfy the same requirement of PLAB or MRCP/FRCS examination. It won’t make any difference between the Indian & Russian MBBS doctor.
More Options: There are more options for the Russian MBBS scholar to work anywhere in the world in the field of medicine as the qualification is recognized by WHO. The applicants just need to satisfy the registration requirement of medical council of respective country- where the Russian MBBS doctor wants to work. The same requirement Indian MBBS doctor has to follow in terms to practice in the field of medicine in that country.