MCI/NMC approved Medical Colleges in Russia

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Medical Council of India (MCI) or National Medical Commission (NMC) is a medical education regulatory body of the government of India. MCI approves a medical degree from a particular college abroad as a medical qualification based on their guidelines. Students who studied in the approved medical colleges must appear for the MCI/NMC screening test conducted by the National Board of Examinations (NBE) for registering in the State Medical Council. Over 50 medical universities in Russia are approved by the MCI or NMC.

Why choose MCI or NMC approved colleges in Russia?

  • Offers globally recognized degrees.
  • Provides high-quality medical education at an affordable cost.
  • Good job opportunities after completion of medical studies.
  • Provides medical programs in the English language.
  • Provides top-class infrastructure and facilities.
  • Provides scholarships to international students.

Russian medical universities listed by MCI or NMC

The following are the Russian medical universities approved by the MCI or NMC, which includes the top medical universities of Russia 

Altai State Medical UniversityMari State UniversitySaratov State Medical University
Astrakhan State Medical UniversityNational Research Ogarev Mordovia State UniversitySiberian State Medical University
Bashkir State Medical UniversityNational Research Nuclear University “MIFI”Smolensk State Medical University
Belgorod State National Research UniversityNorth Ossetian State Medical AcademySt. Petersburg State Pediatric Medical Academy
Chechen State UniversityNorth-Eastern Federal University named after MK AmmosovStavropol State Medical University
Chuvash State University named after I.N. UlyanovNorthern State Medical UniversityTambov State University named after G.R. Derzhavin
Crimean Federal University named after V. I. VernadskyNovosibirsk National Research State UniversityThe First Moscow State Medical University named after Sechenov
Dagestan State Medical UniversityOmsk State Medical UniversityThe First Saint-Petersburg State Medical University named after Pavlov
Far Eastern Federal UniversityOrel State UniversityTula State University
Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal UniversityOrenburg State Medical UniversityTver State Medical University
Irkutsk State Medical UniversityPacific State Medical UniversityTyumen State Medical University
Ivanovo State Medical AcademyPenza State UniversityUlyanovsk State University
Izhevsk State Medical AcademyPerm State Medical University named after E. A. VagnerUral State Medical University
Kabardino-Balkarian State UniversityPrivolzhsky Research Medical UniversityVolgograd State Medical University
Kazan Federal (Volga) UniversityPskov State UniversityVoronezh State Medical University named after N N Burdenko
Kazan State Medical UniversityRostov State Medical UniversityYaroslavl State Medical University
Kemerovo State Medical AcademyRussian National Research Medical University named after N I PirogovKuban State Medical University
Russian Peoples’s Friendship UniversityKursk State Medical UniversityRyazan State Medical University named after I P Pavlov


Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. However, the candidate must make sure to pursue a medical degree from an MCI approved college and thereafter pass the MCI screening test to practice in India.

If you are a student aspiring to practice your medical career in India after medical studies in Russia, it is mandatorily required to study in an MCI/NCM approved medical college.

The test is mandatory for an Indian citizen who has a Russian medical degree and wants to practice medicine in India.

The MCI screening test consists of 300 multiple choice questions divided into two sections. Candidates would be given 150 minutes to solve each section.