Russia is one of the unique and largest country in the world. The size of its territory is about more than 17 million square kilometers. Russian Population is about 148.5 million people. Russia is a country with a rich art and culture, tradition, high quality education, sports, economy, industry, and has a great investment potential.
Russia has been best destination for Indian students for study MBBS from Soviet Era. Russia pride for holding almost 35 positions amongst top 100 ranking Medical Universities consistent with the world Health Organization (WHO)'s. Graduate from Russian Medical Universities are presently working within the leading Hospitals across the world . MBBS in Russia could even be a preferred
choice for Indian students because of highly affordable fee by Russian Ministry of Health & Education as compared to other European countries.
Top quality of Education combined with this low cost is one among the most reasons for selecting top medical universities of Russia for MBBS. There are almost 57 medical universities in Russia. the scholar to teacher ratio is 7:1 altogether Russian Medical Universities. About 12 of those universities provide MBBS in English Medium.
Many years ago there has been a tenfold increase in number of international students travelling for MBBS in Russia. All universities are recognised by WHO & Medical Council of India. Indian student getting admission in MBBS in Russia only in English Medium. Students also can choose MBBS in Russian Medium. Duration of which is 7 years which incorporates 1 year as Russian Language Training (Preparatory Faculty)
The capital of Russia is Moscow, which is the biggest and most beautiful city in Russia. Its is about 13 million people. A very long time ago the city was built on seven hills. It is rather difficult to differentiate them now with the only difference of Borovitsky hill. The kremlin and Red Square are the main Moscow sights, symbols of the whole of Russia. The intricate walls and towers of the Kremlin were built to a design of Italian architects. There are 9 railway stations, 5 airports, and 2 river boat ports in Moscow.
The official language of RUSSIA is Russian language and major religions are Christianity, Islam, Buddism, Judism etc.
RUSSIA is a federal state. According to the Russian constitution, the Russian federation comprises of republics, cities of federal importance, krais, oblasts, autonomous okrugs and autonomous oblast, all of which are being equal subjects of the Russian federation.
The head of Russia is President, which is the political leader of Russia. The prime minister of Russia is considered as the second highest position in the government, after the President.
The majority of Russian identify with the eastern orthodox ( christian ) religion, but islam, catholicism, buddhism, judaism are also widespread in Russia.
Russian cuisine is one of the most famous authentic in the world. It has been formed under the influence of severe climate and national traditions. Vegetables, fish, baked foods and cereals are the main pillar of the Russian cuisine.
Blini (pancake), load, borsch, shchi, pirogi or piroshki, ukha, buckwheat porridge, palming, stroganina, okroshka, pickled products especially pickled cucumber are the main traditional Russian dishes.
Russia is a country with a unique and rich cultural history, steeped in literature, philosophy, architecture, ballet, painting and classical music. Russia has a rich cultural past, from its colourful and beautiful folk costumes to its ornate religious symbols. Russia has a rich material culture and a strong tradition in technology.
Sports in Russia is one of the most important and popular types of activity. The most popular sports in Russia are soccer, ice hockey, biathlon, figure skating, basketball, tennis, volleyball, boxing, chess, gymnastics, synchronised swimming etc. Russia is also famous for being strong and popular in sports. A lot of students and children in Russia get acquainted with sports by attending specialised sport sections.
The weather of Russia is depend on the region and can be described as highly continental influenced climate with warm to moderate in some areas and very cold in some others areas. Russian climate is continental and has 4 seasons: spring ( march, april, may ), summer ( june, july, august ), autumn ( september, october, november ), and winter ( december, january, february ). However , some part of Russia are significantly very cold and have a very short spring and autumn.
The central european Russian area includes Saint Petersburg and Moscow and it has 4 seasons ( spring, summer, autumn, winter ). The northern parts of Russia have long winter and short duration of summer that last about 2-3 weeks. The far east area gets frequent typhoons. The Russian south near the black sea is warm with a mixed subtropical and continental climate and has 4 seasons ( spring, summer, autumn, winter ).There are 11 time zones in Russia.
|1st-8th January||New Year holidays|
|8th March||International Women’s Day|
|2nd April||Day of Unity|
|1st May||Labour Day|
|9th May||Victory Day|
|1st June||International Children’s Day|
|6th June||Pushkin’s Day ( Day of Russian language )|
|12th June||Day of Memory and Grief|
|8th July||Day of family, love and fidelity|
|28th July||Day of Baptism of Rus|
|22nd August||State Flag Day of the Russian Federation|
|1st September||Day of Knowledge|
|3rd September||Day of solidarity in the fight against terrorism|
|27th September||World tourism day|
|1st October||Day of older persons|
|30th October||Day of remembrance of victims of political repression|
|November ( last sunday )||Mother’s Day|
|9th December||Heroes of the Fatherland Day|
|12th December||Constitution Day of the Russian Federation|