When we are talking of the largest country in the world which has the unique distinction of stretching across 9 time zones & 2 continents and which is home to great literature, classical music, and stunning architecture, you’re bound to be interested in studying in Russia!
Russia, part of the BRICS nations, is one of the fastest growing economies in the world. What’s interesting is that this country is also home to around 600 varsities, out of which 11 are ranked in Top 100 Universities of BRICS & Emerging Economies, 2016. The government of Russia has been investing heavily, since 2011, to upgrade the infrastructure and facilities of its varsities and has been working hard to make its education system more compatible with the rest of the nations in the continent. An increasing number of universities in Russia are now using English as a medium of instruction, which has made the country a popular destination for higher education among Indian students, especially in medicine (MBBS) and engineering. As of now, there are around 5,000 Indian students study in Russia.
The varsities in Russia offer courses in medicine, engineering, business management, humanities as well as economics. These degrees are recognized and accepted globally. If you have decided to pursue your higher education in Russia, you are most likely to achieve satisfaction with the knowledge acquired and experience gained here.
Lomonosov Moscow State University; Image Courtesy: en.mgubs.ru
Most universities in Russia offer world-class education. Yet, there are some that top the list.