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  • Truly international universities offering courses at cost effective tuition fees
  • 20 + Russian universities find place in the world university rankings
  • Proximity to Asia and Europe
  • Global recognition and acceptance of Russian educational qualifications
  • Widest range of educational programs available
  • Great campuses and state of the art facilities offered
  • Education that combines traditional and modern innovation
  • Excellent research oriented study environment
  • Explore the world’s largest country with over 9 time zones
  • Offers great social life for international students
  • Home to some of the finest traditions
  • Developing economy
  • Comparatively simple visa procedures
  • Country name- Russian Federation
  • Capital- Moscow
  • Nature of Government- Federation and semi-presidential republic
  • Main cities- Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, Novosibirsk
  • Official Language- Russian
  • Currency- Russian ruble
  • Population- 142,470,272 (July 2014 EST.)
  • Total area -17,075,400 square kilometres or 6,601,668 square miles.
  • Telephone code- + 7
  • Climate-Highly continental
  • Economy- Upper-middle income mixed economy with state ownership in strategic areas of the economy
  • Key industries- Oil and gas, mining, aircraft building, aerospace production, weapons and military machinery manufacture, electric engineering, automotive transport, road and agriculture machinery production etc.

The system is split into four major parts – primary, secondary, higher and postgraduate education. School education consists of 11 years, unlike conventional 12 years education system.

Higher education

Russian higher education consists of bachelors and masters. After successful completion of a master degree a student can enroll onto a postgraduate education, something similar to a PhD or Doctoral degree.

  • IT
  • Robotics
  • Photonics
  • rts and science
  • Neurocomputing system
  • Memristive Systems
  • X-ray Optics
  • Medicine
  • Space technology
  • Biomedicine
  • Oil production, Refining and petro-chemicals
  • Nuclear Physics
  • Aeronautical engineering
  • Aero space management
  • Management
  • Law
  • Bachelors:1,20,000 -1,40,000 rubles; vary with universities per year
  • Masters; on an average 1,60,000 – 1,80,000 rubles per year
  • Postgraduate; 2,00,000 – 2,20,000 rubles per year

1500-5000 rubles per year

Between August-September and the admission process starts by May

For graduate programs a decent percentage of marks in previous field of education. For masters, one needs to have a previous degree in the same or similar field. Some universities require students to write an entrance exam for the admission process. No IELTS is required