These days many prefer to pursue their studies in countries where the tuition fees and cost of living is very low and affordable. There are countries in Europe where you can achieve these, and one of these countries is Russia.
Russia is the world’s largest nation and 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 which was founded by Russian leader Peter the Great, has the baroque Winter Palace, now housing part of the State Hermitage Museum’s art collection.
There are a lot of benefits associated with studying in Russia and we are going to look at them one after the other.
Benefits of studying in Russia
- Universities in Russia do not require IELTS/TOEFL or any entrance examinations. You are accepted once you meet the basic minimum requirement for your country and the program
- Russian universities have very low tuition fees for international students, usually ranging from 2000$ to 4000$ per year. Cost of living too is very low and affordable.
- Education in Russia is considered to be one of the best in Europe for programs in the fields of Engineering, Medicine specifically.
- International students are going t enjoy a multicultural environment as there are thousands f students from different parts of the world.
- Accommodations in Russia are very comfortable and are mostly on-campus.
Programs offered by Russian Universities
A Russian university offers almost all kinds of programs in the fields of Engineering, Medicine, Sciences, Social Sciences, Arts, Architecture, Design etc. These programs are taught in English and Russian medium. Please note that if you want to study in Russian medium, you must undergo Russian language training which usually last for one academic year and charges range from 1300$ to 2500$ depending on the school.
Cost of living
The cost of living in Russia is extremely low and affordable. For expenses such as feeding, accommodation, transportation, etc a budget of 300$ to 400$ is enough in one month. Please note that this figure is just an estimate. Cost of living varies and depends on factors like the spending habit of student and city he/she resides.
Russian Universities offer free merit admission system for International students. All students who have secondary school certificate have right to get admission to Russian State Universities.
No specific marks or a grade for admission to any course is required.
Undergraduate Programs Requirements
For Medicine, Pediatrics, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing,Vet.Medicine Courses:
For admission to medical related courses, students must have studied the following subject with other subjects at school.
A Rusian university doesn’t require any specific marks or grades in above subjects for admission. Students with all passing grades or marks are accepted for admission to Russian State Universities.
For Aeronautical, IT, Computer and all other Engineering Courses:
For admission into engineering courses, students must have studied the following subject with other subjects at school.
For Economics, Arts & Culture, Agriculture and all other Courses:
For admission to Economics, arts & culture, agriculture and any other courses, we don’t require any specific subjects or marks or grades in school certificate.
What we require is only the school leaving certificate with any grades or subjects.
Admission requirement for medical postgraduate/Clinical Residency Programs
For PG / Clinical Residency courses:
Russian universities require the following for admission into any PG Courses related to medicine:
- Mbbs / MD / BDS degree with transcripts
For Medical Ph.D / Doctorate Degree:
- Mbbs / MD / BDS degree with transcripts
- Certificate of completion of Internship
- Certificate of completion of Residency or Postgraduate Medical Education
Masters and PhD Admission Requirements
For Masters in Public Health, MBA, M.Phil and all other Master’s programs:
We require the following for admission into Master’s courses:
- 4 years Bachelors degree in with with transcripts
- Higher secondary school certificate
For Ph.D Doctorate Degree in any field:
We require the following for admission into any Ph.D degrees:
- Bachelors degree with transcripts
- Masters degree in the related subject with transcripts
Tuition fees in Russian universities are extremely low and affordable. These fees usually range from 2000$ to 4000$ per year.
How to apply for admission and visa
We assist with admission and visa processing to study in any University in Russia in Russia. All we need is your documents which includes; Educational certificates, birth certificate, Data page of international passport. For the visa process we will also need your sponsor’s letter and bank statements showing he/she has enough funds to sponsor you. You can send all enquiries and documents to email@example.com or visit our offices in Nigeria, for those of you residing in Nigeria.
Offer and Invitation letter………………..$300 or N100,000
Visa processing fees………………………….$250 or N85,000
Documentation fees…………………………..$150 or N50,000
We accept deposit of processing fees and the balance paid when the applicant picks up his/her visa. Please call or Whatsapp us on +2347037293057 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org