MBBS in Abroad
Frequently asked questions1. Does the student have to give any entrance examination prior to join to joining the academy In Russia?
Unlike the other countries, there are no pre-qualifying examinations like CET,TOEFL, etc for admissions to the Universities in Russia. The admissions are based on the 12th standard marks for the Graduate courses and as per the equivalency of the India graduate degree with in Russian degrees for the posgraduates courses. All admissions are strictly on a first come first serve basis.2. What is the Eligibility Criteria to get admission in these Countries?
As per Medical Council of India the minimum qualification for Indian students to study in these countries is 50% in physics, chemistry and biology in 12thstandard. In case SC/ST it Is 40%.The minimum age should be17 years on 31December of year of admission.3. What is the medium of teaching?
The medium of instruction is ENGLISH but students have to learn Local Language because it helps students in their practical training and they have to communicate with local people.4. When the academic year starts?
Academic curriculum starts from 1st week of September in Russia.5. What is the mode of payment?
A Student can pay the University fees in either cash (INR,USD or EUR) or DD at Apexe.6. After completing the course can I do my internship from India?
Yes, but first the student has to qualify Screen Test of MCI.7. How many times I can seat for MCI Screen Test?
Students can get unlimited chances to clear MCI Screening Test.MCI conducts screening test twice a year i.e. March and September.8. Can I practice in my country or can I get a job in a government Hospital on my return?
Yes, after clearing the Screening Test and getting your MCI registration with the state or central council, you are eligible for any government & private appointment.9. Can I get an Education loan?
Yes, We will fully assist you in applying for educational loan, the decision of sanctioning the loan entirely depends on the BANK, and you need to meet the criteria devised by the bank for sanctioning of loan.10. What is the duration of MBBS course from these countries?
MBBS duration is 5.8 years in all these countries in ENGLISH medium.11. Can a student come back to India in holidays? What is the holiday period?
It may not be advisable and may also not be feasible for a student to come back to India every year during his vacation but if a student wants to come he/she has to inform the university accordingly. All three countries have two breaks, winter and summer.12. Can a student earn while learning?
Yes, A student can do a job while studying since he/she is having a student visa.13. Who does the student contact there if he/she has any queries, problems at the university or hostel?
Every university has an International Students Department where a student could address their problems directly or they can contact Apexe Representative present in the university.14. What are the average monthly expensive?
Generally students need approx .100$-200$ per month. This figure is approximate and would differ from city to city and on person lifestyle.15. Is Medical Treatment available in the University?
All students who are going to Russia need to take medical Insurance to cover them for any medical assistance, from University.16. How Can Parents Send Money to their Children’s can they open bank account there?
Students can take International debit card, forex card or hard cash(USD) with them. The International Student Department of the University will help students to open their bank account in respective Country.17. Will the University refund the fees, in case the student is unable to complete the course because of home sickness, expulsion, sickness etc..?
At the time of your admission the University makes your all arrangements to receive the students once the student is admitted to the university. This would include the study material, hostel arrangements etc. Therefore, once the student reports to the university and joins the same, the university regrets its inability to refund any part of the educational fees and other expenses paid by the student. In case a student comes back to India for with valid reason; an application could be made to the university to hold the fees in credit so that the student could join in the coming semester.18. it is known that Russia is very cold country, what the arrangements are made by the university to protect the students from the tropical climate?
Even though Russia is cold country, severe winters would last 2-3 months in a year. All the establishments like homes, hostels, classrooms, shops etc as well as the public transports are centrally heated. In case of the establishments the heating is regulated by the local municipal departments. Therefore, the heating and hot water in the bathrooms are started by the Municipal department and not the University. Students are also advised to buy reasonably priced water and room heaters if they find the heating arrangements to be inadequate. Every students should also take care by wearing warm clothes like fur coats, caps, gloves etc. When they go outdoors.