About Russia

Russia, the world’s largest nation, borders European and Asian countries as well as the Pacific and Arctic oceans. Its landscape ranges from tundra and forests to subtropical beaches. It’s famous for Moscow’s Bolshoi and St. Petersburg’s Mariinsky ballet companies. St. Petersburg, founded by Russian leader Peter the Great, has the baroque Winter Palace, now housing part of the State Hermitage Museum’s art collection.

The Russian economy ranks as the twelfth largest by nominal GDP and sixth largest by purchasing power parity in 2015. Russia’s extensive mineral and energy resources are the largest such reserves in the world, making it one of the leading producers of oiland natural gas globally. Russia is a great power as well as a regional power and has been characterised as a potential superpower. It is a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council and an active global partner of ASEAN, as well as a member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), the G20, the Council of Europe, the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), and the World Trade Organization (WTO), as well as being the leading member of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), the Collective Security Treaty Organization(CSTO) and one of the five members of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), along with Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.

Throughout much of the territory there are only two distinct seasons—winter and summer—as spring and autumn are usually brief periods of change between extremely low and extremely high temperatures. The coldest month is January, the warmest is usually July. In winter, temperatures get colder both from south to north and from west to east.


Study In Russia

Russia is the largest country in the world, covering over six million miles of land. Russia covers all of northern Asia and spans nine different time zones. So why study in Russia? Studying in Russia is a popular choice for international students with a wide variety of interests, be they literature, art, history, or Russian language studies. International students in Russia will receive a high quality education in a culturally diverse environment.

Studying in Russia allows for students to study a wide variety of interesting subjects. Russia is a perfect destination for students interested in the arts, as Russia is historically known for its excellence in literature, ballet, painting, and classical music.

International students in Russia studying literature will have the opportunity to study some of the world’s most famous writers such as Alexander Pushkin, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Anton Chekhov, and Leo Tolstoy in these authors’ home country. Another popular area of study for international students in Russia is Russian language studies, as Russia is the only destination in the world for total language immersion. Studying in Russia is the perfect opportunity for students interested in learning Russian, particularly those whose home institutions do not offer courses in the language.

Cost Of Study

Fee Structure

Russia is haven for students who are worried about high expenses in a foreign land. Cost of your stay during study period is quite low if compared to other European countries. In fact, it may cost you same what you would have spent for your living in India.

    Tuition Fee:

  • MBBS fees range between 4000 USD to 7000 USD (INR: 2,52,000 to 4,41,000)
  • Other Bachelor’s fees ranges between 2500 USD to 5000 USD (INR: 1,57,500 to 3,15,000
  • Master’s fees range between 2500 USD to 5000 USD (INR: 1,57,500 to 3,15,000)

Tuition fee for an international student in Russia may range from $3500 to $6500 per year which may include expenses like room, books etc.

Average Cost Of Living

The estimated living expenses per annum are around US$ 2,500 to US$ 3,500
(Rs 1,50,000 to Rs 2,20,000 approximately),which includes accommodation, food, travel expenses, clothing and communication etc.
As a student you would be travelling by Metro on a daily basis which might cost you $8-$16 per month.
Accommodation is very economical & may cost around $100 to $150 per month.