Russia has been one of the most preferred destination for the international students to purse their mbbs degree. Most of the Russia medical schools offer the M.D. Degree which is equivalent to the mbbs degree offered in Countries like India and Pakistan. The MD degree offered is also eligible in western countries like USA, UK, etc.
Compaired to western countries the imparting system of higher education in Russia is well formulated and advanced. In the evaluation of student's performance, their progress in mastering the subject is monitored closely and objectively. The head of the institution formulate the tests and examinations during every academic year in a great number.The important part of higher education assessment process in Russia is the final state examination. From September all the Russian Institutions starts their academic year.There are two semesters in an academic year,September to January and February to June. First semester examinations are held usually in January while second semester exams are held in June. Student enjoys winter vacation as well as summer vacation. Winter vacation is from 15th Jan. to 7th Feb. and summer vacation is from 1st July to 31st August.
Note: These Universities are listed in the MCI and WHO Directory of Medical Schools. Students graduating from these Universities are eligible to appear in the Screening test conducted by National Board of Examination on behalf of Medical Council of India.