Saint Petersburg State Pediatric Medical University - Best Russian University for Indian Students

by Ameet Lokhande MBBS Abroad Counselor

In the recent years, it is observed that students are going for abroad to study MBBS from best medical universities. There are many countries that offer MBBS degree at affordable price and Russia is on of the top destination to provide the world-class medical education.  Many of Indian students have studied MBBS from Russia and hundreds of them still choose Russia to purse medicine course. Russian Medical universities are known for their education and are considered one of the best countries to pursue MBBS. If we go by the list of top 100 medical universities in the world, Russia has over 30 universities in the list. One such university in Russia is Saint Petersburg State Pediatric Medical University.


Saint Petersburg State Pediatric Medical University, Russia

The St. Petersburg State Medical University, which got its name after I. I. Mechnikov, is a public university located in St. Petersburg city of Russian Federation. The SPNWSMU is one of the largest and oldest Russian medical universities. St. Petersburg State Medical Academy was established in 1907, has become one of the Top NMC approved Medical College of Russia with over its 100 years of history. The institute remains a leading institution of Russia with reorganization of MCI and WHO from then in field of medicine and training specialists in preventive and clinical medicine.

Educational work system of the University is based on the concept of the multi-stage system of specialists training on the programs of various levels of medical education. There is University level education training, training in the programs of higher education, as well as post-graduate training of doctors who choose to study post graduate.

In Russia, this is the university where the students can find subjects in medicine of their choice like pediatrics and other anatomic research modules. The infrastructure in the university is excellent, and students feel proud of studying their medical course in St. Petersburg medical university. Over the past years, it is producing the best pediatrics with other specialized programmers.

University includes 112 departments, with 9 faculties as described as follows:

·         Faculty of general medicine (24 departments)

·         Medical-prophylactic Faculty (29 departments)

·         The surgical Faculty (13 departments)

·         Therapeutic faculty (15 departments)

·         The pediatric Faculty (10 departments)

·         Medical – biological Faculty (10 departments)

·         The Faculty of international students

·         The Faculty of nurses education

·         Health care and social work (departments)

·         Dentistry faculty (6 departments).


Eligibility for admission MBBS in the university

The eligibility criteria for Indian and international students to study MBBS in St. Petersburg State Medical University in Russia are as follows:

1.     The minimum age is 17 on 31st December in admission year.

2.     Students must be a 12th pass with minimum 50% marks in physics, chemistry, and biology from recognized board of India.

3.     Must qualify in entrance exam NEET. For year 2021, qualifying marks is 138 for general category and 108 for reserved category.


Fees for St. Petersburg Medical University to Study Medicine

·        The total tuition fees per year –5000 USD Or 375000 INR.

·        The total tuition fee for 6 year –30000 USD. Or 2250000 INR.

 The total cost is about 28 to 31 lakh for all six years including hotel fees and food expenses along with tuition fees.

If students other personal expenses then  total budget might go high or low for according to conditions.

Job opportunities after MBBS abroad:

For medical aspirants MBBS in Russia at best medical universities is always a great option. Indian students aspire to study MBBS in Russia because of the high standard of education at low fee structure. After completing MBBS from St. Petersburg Medical University or any other university in Russia, students can come back to their own country India and prepare for MCI screening test which will be NEXT exam from year 2022.  To practice in India or study PG, NEXT exam is compulsory for MBBS abroad and MBBS in India students. They can also go for PG in countries like UK/USA/Germany by clearing their respective entrance exam.

Book Your Seat Now!

Having a dream to study MBBS abroad? Then MBBS in Russia at St. Petersburg Medical University is one the best option for you. For inquiry email AV Global Overseas Education at

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About Ameet Lokhande Advanced   MBBS Abroad Counselor

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