Far Eastern Federal University

Far Eastern Federal University is considered one of the top medical universities in Russia. It was founded in the year 1899 at Vladivostok in Eastern Russia. It is an institution run by the Russian Government and known for its high-quality education and delivering the star medical practitioner to the world. Its laboratory’s building is the largest scientific laboratory in Russia which was visited by Russian President Mr. Vladimir Putin in 2014. 

Its campus is spread in 53000 square meters area and equipped with modern facilities required to match a university with the global standards. Having more than 200 highly qualified doctors, researchers, this institute provides special medical education to its students. It has around 14 medical departments including orthopedics, neurosurgery, otorhinolaryngology, internal medicine, general surgery, interventional cardiology, neurology, etc.

It is a dominant player in providing high-tech education having more than 280 international partners and tie-ups with more than 100 universities for partner projects and academic exchange programs.

Far Eastern Federal University – Ranking and Recognition

  • QS World University Ranking 2021 – 493
  • Times Higher Education Ranking 2021 – 1001
  • US News & World Report for Global Universities 2021 – 1441
  • UNI Rank Global – 1368
  • UNI Rank National – 25

Eligibility Criteria for MBBS Study in Far Eastern Federal University

Age 17 years in the respective year of admission (By 31st December)
NEET Scorecard Yes (Not older than 3 years)
12th (General Category Students) 50% in PCB
12th (Reserved Category Students) 40% in PCB

Duration of MBBS in Russia in FEFU, Russia

Duration of course 6 years
Classroom session (Exact) 4.8 years
Internship Period 1 year

Fee structure for MBBS in Russia 2021-2022

Fee Structure  1st year 2nd year 3rd year 4th year 5th year 6th year Total Fee in INR
Tuition Fee RUB 2,95,000 RUB 2,95,000 RUB 2,95,000 RUB 2,95,000 RUB2,95,000 RUB 2,95,000 RUB 17,70,000 Rs 17,70,000*
Hostel fee RUB 39,600 Optional  Optional  Optional  Optional  Optional RUB 39,600 Rs 39,600
Grand Total RUB 18,09,600 Rs 18,09,600

*1 RUB = 1 Rs (23 Aug 2021)

Indian Food facility is available for the students. They need to pay an additional RUB 7400 for it. This is optional because many students opt for self-cooking. They can cook their own food in the self-cooking kitchen.

The above amount is subject to change, it may vary with the currency fluctuation. To know more about fee structure, contact us @ +91-9310374013

Important dates – October Intake session 2021

Application Start Date August 2021
Invitation Letter Within 15 days
Admission Start Date October 2021
Last Date of Admission Form By the end of October 2021

Important dates – January Intake session 2022 (Winter Intake)

Application Start Date December 2022
Invitation Letter Within 15 days
Admission Start Date January 2021
Last Date of Admission Form By the end of January 2021

Benefits of study MBBS from Far Eastern Federal University, Russia


  • Low tuition fee
  • Listed under top 20 universities of Russia
  • WHO and MCI approved
  • Fully English medium
  • Global recognition
  • World-class infrastructure
  • Largest laboratory in Russia
  • Affiliation with national hospitals for better clinical experience
  • More than 200 international partners
  • Tie up with More than 100 universities under the education exchange program
  • High MCI/FMGE test passing rate

Accommodation and food at FEFU Russia

  • Accommodation and Food facility
  • Separate Indian hostels for both boys and girls
  • Fully furnished 2 or 3 seater room (AC & Non AC)
  • Indian mess facility where veg and nonveg recipes are cooked by Indian cooks.
  • Self kitchen system is available
  • Full-time security guards or wardens
  • All modern amenities
  • Medical center
  • Sports club
  • Gym

How to reach Far Eastern Federal University to study MBBS in Russia?

After completing all the processes, the students need to take off from Delhi international airport to Vladivostok Russia by covering a distance of around 5089km. The flight will take nearly 21 hours to reach there including layover time. 

At Vladivostok airport, all the students will be received by our representative, who will further drop you at the university campus via a convenient mode of transport. The university is around 49.5km far from the airport and it will take at least 40 minutes to cover the distance.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Does Far Eastern Federal University provide scholarships?

Yes, there is a scholarship facility to encourage the students who perform well in merit. 

We also provide financial help for the students who belong to the financial week family. They can contact us for more details @ +91-9310374013

Yes, scholarships are provided to the students based on their merit. If a student performs well in the semesters, the university also offers additional benefits to encourage the students.

  • What is the total budget of MBBS at FEFU Russia?

The student can complete their MBBS from FEFU in around 18 lakh Indian Rupee.

  • How will I get clinical exposure at  Far Eastern Federal University?

The university had a tie-up with national hospitals for providing world-class clinical exposure to the students during their internship period. They will treat the local patients under the guidance of senior doctors. A lot of learning opportunities will be there in an internship. 

  • How can I evaluate education quality at FEFU?

The students are suggested to check the professor’s and teachers’ specialties and experience. Apart from this, students must check the university affiliation like FEFU university is accredited by WHO, MCI, Ministry of education, Russia. That means this university follows all the global education standards.

  • Which language proficiency test do I need to qualify to study MBBS in Russia?

There is no requirement of qualifying for any language professional test. All the curriculum will be taught in English, so students can easily grasp the medical concepts. Additionally, special Russian language classes will be provided to the students so that they can communicate well with local people.