People Friendship University, Moscow

For Indian students seeking to pursue MBBS studies in Russia, Moscow emerges as the prime choice. Established in Moscow on February 5, 1960, Peoples Friendship University (RUDN Russia) has witnessed the graduation of over 20,000 medical professionals with MD degrees, who have made significant contributions to global healthcare. Serving as the capital of Russia, Moscow offers a plethora of attractions, making it an ideal destination to explore the highlights of the country.

Moscow houses two of Russia's most renowned and prestigious universities, including Peoples Friendship University, which offers MBBS programs. Indian students find themselves fully satisfied with the educational experience provided here. However, the number of Indian students enrolled is relatively lower compared to other low-cost MBBS programs in Russia, which are subsidized by the Ministry of Education, Government of Russia.

Russia boasts approximately 29 universities approved by the Medical Council of India. Among them, the top 5 universities with WHO-approved and "A" Grades are as follows:

1. Peoples Friendship University Russia, Moscow
2. Pirogov Russia NRM University, Moscow
3. Pavlov First St. Petersburg University
4. Volgograd State Medical University
5. Kursk State Medical University