Three-day Russian Education Fair in Andhra Pradesh from September 14

The fair, which will be held in Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Nellore, will represent medical and engineering universities

The fair, which will be held in Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Nellore, will represent medical and engineering universities

The Russian Center for Science and Culture (Cultural Department of the Russian Consulate in South India), in association with Study Abroad Educational Consultants, will organize the “Russian Education Fair 2022” in Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada and Nellore on 14, 15 and 16 September respectively.

According to a statement, the second part of the 20th edition of the fair will represent Russian medical and engineering universities. The fair will be held in Visakhapatnam at Daspalla Hotel, Vijayawada at DV Manor Hotel and Nellore at DR Utthama Hotel.

Representatives of Volgograd State Medical University, Kazan State Medical University, Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University, Moscow National Nuclear Research University MEPhI, Kursk State Medical University and Moscow Aviation Institute will participate in the fair, the statement said.

Eligibility to study medicine in Russia

Indian students, who have passed the NEET with a minimum of 50% marks (general category) and 40% marks (reserved category) in the basic subjects/degrees, can apply for UG and PG in medicine in Russia.

Course fees

There are no pre-qualification exams like CET, IELTS, etc. for admissions to universities in Russia. Depending on the university and location of study, tuition can range from $3,500 to $6,000 per year for English courses, according to the release.

Russian universities offer a medical degree, which is equivalent to MBBS in India, and the universities are recognized by the National Medical Commission of India.

Scholarships are also offered through the Russian Government Scholarship Program.

The show will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and admission is free. For more details, students can contact the organizers on 92822 21221 / 99511 77044.

Sylvester L. Goldfarb