Located in one of the most famous cities of Russia, Kazan (Volga region) Federal University is a public research university. It was founded in the year 1804 and it is the second oldest university of Russia. The university received the status of federal only in the year 2011 and it has successfully completed more than 200 years.
From the year 2013, the university started providing the course of MBBS under the Kazan Federal University Institute of Fundamental Medicine and Biology and it has become the main educational centre of Tatarstan.
Moreover, it comes under those 18 Russian universities which were initially selected to participate in the Project 5-100, backed by the Government of the Russian Federation in order to improve the international competitiveness among the world's leading research and educational centres.
The university had 19 primary educational units, as of July 2021 and 2 of them were territorial branches. At undergraduate and postgraduate level including doctoral and double-degree programs with universities in collaboration for over 700-degree programs, more than 50,000 students were enrolled. The number of international aspirants from more than 100 countries were about 10,000. In the university, the faculty of Research focusses on oil refining and petrochemistry, biomedicine and pharmaceutics, communications and aerospace technologies, oil extraction, social sciences and humanities and advanced materials.
Kazan Federal University comes under the world’s top 400 universities according to the QS ranking system and in the year 2022, by Times Higher Education it was ranked #801-1,000 in the world, by US News & World Report it was ranked #824 among Best Global Universities and by the Centre it was ranked #1,064 for World University Rankings.
Kazan Federal University is definitely one of the best medical institutes in Russia for all the international medical aspirants and future doctors as it focusses on both the theoretical and clinical practise of the aspirants because of this it has collaborated with several hospitals and clinics so that the aspirants can acquire world class practical knowledge during their clinical years while pursuing the course of MBBS. This is the major reason of the university being in demand among all the international medical aspirants around the globe.
Kazan is one of the most beautiful cities of Russia and some of the highlights of this city are as follows:
Kazan, is the third capital city of Russia with a millennial history and it is one of the largest political, economic, cultural, educational, scientific and sports centres of the country. The city is a mixture of traditions and culture of both the Occident and the Orient and the historic, cultural and the old city of Kazan has now gained popularity as the “Third Capital of Russia” and it is always having energetic charisma while welcoming its local and visitors.
Mentioned below are some quick facts about Kazan Federal University which will help you get the basic understanding about the university:
University Type - Federal
University Ranking Country Rank - Country – 5
World Rank - World - 470
Intake for MBBS Course - September 2022
Course Duration - 6 Years
Basic Eligibility Criteria - 50% in PCB
Medium of Study - English Language
University Recognition - NMC & WHO approved
NEET Exam – Yes. According to NMC it has become mandatory.
Entrance Exam – Written tests in English, Biology, Chemistry
Time for Admission Process – 40 to 60 days
Location – Kazan, Russia
Tuition Fees – Rs 5 Lakhs / per year
After providing the quick highlights of the Kazan Federal University, you will get the important details which are necessary in order to understand the basic information about the university such as the country and world rankings, duration of the course, entrance exam, type of the university, time required for admission process and so on. Now we will be looking in the details of the university.
Kazan Federal University is one of the best medical institutions in Russia for pursuing MBBS that is approved by:
The degree provided by Kazan Federal University is approved by all education department of Western, Middle-east and European countries, thus the aspirants can practise anywhere in the world after pursuing MBBS from this university. Kazan Federal University’s main campus is located in the city of Kazan and is divided into 15 institutes, 1 faculty and 1 higher school. The university offer a variety of majors from the 2 branches located in Naberezhnye Chelny and Yelabuga. Another department of the university i.e., Higher School of Public Administration does not offer courses in tertiary education, as its main aim is to only provide professional training to public servants.
Kazan Federal University provides most of its courses in Russian and interested aspirants can choose to pursue Preparatory School in the university in order to learn Russian or English, based on the program they are interested in learning. In this university, MBBS course and many other specializations are provided in complete English medium and are the most preferred and popular course in KFU.
Physics, mathematics and IT
Economics and public administration
Department of Physical Education and Sports, Higher School of Public Administration, Faculty of Advanced Training and Staff Retraining, and some others come under several independent academic units which do not award higher education degrees.
What are some of the Benefits of Pursuing MBBS from Kazan Federal University?
Some of the major benefits of pursuing MBBS from Kazan Federal University are as follows:
The criteria mentioned below is taken into consideration while securing admissions in order to pursue MBBS in Russia at Kazan Federal University:
In order to secure admissions for MBBS course at Kazan Federal University the following procedure needs to be followed:
Aspirants can submit the online application according to the following guidelines
Step 1: Fill an online application form with complete and correct details
Step 2: Attach all the required documents necessary for securing admissions.
Step 3: After submitting the application form and once it has been accepted by the university, it will issue provisional admission letter to the applicant so that the aspirant can start with the other formalities of the admission procedure.
Step 4: Aspirants need to apply for the visa invitation letter after which they need to make the payment of the tuition fees.
Step 5: As soon as your visas are stamped from the Consulate or Embassy of Russian Federation, the departure date will be decided
Step 6: Aspirants need to complete all the last moment formalities be it payment of the fees or documentations and is all set to fly.
Aspirants need to submit the following documents in order to secure admissions for MBBS in Kazan Federal University:
For different courses, the Kazan Federal University offers different course durations:
In the university, the other courses offered vary in duration from 4 years to 6 years whereas the course duration for pursuing MBBS at Kazan Federal University is 6 years.
In Kazan Federal University the complete syllabus for studying MBBS course are as follows:
In various fields such as Pharmacology, nanotechnologies, Biomedicine, pedagogy, Geology and inter-disciplinary spheres, this university is known for its academic results and research. Among Indian medical aspirants, as it is one of the most preferred universities of Russia, it has also been on the top lists of the best medical institutes in order for creating or establishing world-class medicine specialists or doctors to serve humanity.
The major important factor in the field of education is the medium of instruction and for all the international aspirants pursuing MBBS from Kazan Federal University language is not a barrier as at Kazan Federal University, the medium of teaching is English.
In the university, the following world class facilities are provided to international medical aspirants for hostel and accommodation:
Aspirants can enjoy the best college life in the Kazan federal University because it has so much to offer:
Aspirants can take a direct flight to Kazan city; Russia from Delhi international airport and the flight usually takes approximately 11 hours to cover the distance of about 3736 km including layover time. New Era Education’s representative will receive all the aspirants once they arrive at the Kazan airport and they will be transported to the university campus by college bus or other suitable modes of transport. The university campus is around 25 km far from the airport, which will take approximately take 20 minutes to reach the university premises.
This medical institute is located in the historical centre of Kazan city and its main campus is located in downtown Kazan, just ten minutes walking distance from the Kazan Kremlin. It is easy to get from the dormitory to the university by underground metro. The city of Kazan is very famous for cultural events and international sports like Universiade 2013 - World Student Games, FINA World Aquatics Championships 2015, 21st FIFA World Cup 2018, International Classical Ballet, International Festival of Muslim Cinema, Opera Festivals, and many others. The main building yard of the university now contains the Anatomical Theatre, the central administrative offices, the observatory, the library and the chemistry and physics laboratories.
Mentioned below is the fees structure of the MBBS program in Kazan Federal University:
|Type of fees||1st year||2nd year||3rd year||4th year||5th year||6th year|
|Tuition Fees||4,68,000 RUB||4,68,000 RUB||4,68,000 RUB||4,68,000 RUB||4,68,000 RUB||4,68,000 RUB|
|Hostel Fees||6,000 RUB||6,000 RUB||6,000 RUB||6,000 RUB||6,000 RUB||6,000 RUB|
|Total Fees in RUB||4,74,000 RUB||4,74,000 RUB||4,74,000 RUB||4,74,000 RUB||4,74,000 RUB||4,74,000 RUB|
|Total Fees in Rs||6,87,300 INR||6,87,300 INR||6,87,300 INR||6,87,300 INR||6,87,300 INR||6,87,300 INR|
Note: 1 RUB = Rs. 1.45 (approximately)