Medical Institute of Mephi Moscow

MEPhi is a leading University of Russia that has earned its position on the global education platform for providing world-class medical education. It was established in 1942 in Moscow, Russia. It was founded to provide Nuclear Energy and Engineering courses. In the present scenario, there are 3 institutes under MEPhi (Moscow Engineering Physics Institute).

If we look back into its academic history, initially it was first known as Mechanics Institute of Ammunitions. Later in 1953, it had introduced its Engineering department known as “Moscow Engineering Physics Institute” MEPhi. Further, in 2008 it gained the status of a national research university and known as “National Research Nuclear University”, this was the time when the university first implemented its “General Medical” educational program in MEPhi Obninsk campus and now it became one of the best destinations for studying MBBS in Russia. 

The program was designed to provide high-quality training for preventive, diagnostic, therapeutic, psychological, and other activities in the medical sphere. The graduate medical students can work in all medical specialties of clinical medicine like obstetrics, Gynecology, internal medicine, surgery, etc.

Medical Institute of MEPhi, Moscow – Ranking, and Recognition

  • According to the QS World Ranking 2021 for top universities, MEphi ranked 314 globally and 137 in Europe
  • According to Times Higher Education World University ranking 2021, MEphi ranked on 401 globally and 192 in Europe.
  • According to the Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking for top universities, It holds a position at 701 globally and 260 in Europe
  • According to the UNI Rank, Mephi University holds a world rank of 1182 and Country rank 22 among the top medical universities.

Eligibility Criteria for MBBS Study in Medical Institute of MEPhi, Moscow

  • The age of the candidate must be 17 years old by the end of the year in which he/she is taking admission.
  • The candidate must have qualified for NEET. A scorecard more than 3 years old will not be considered
  • For General category students, minimum 50% marks are required in 12 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and a minimum of 40% marks for reserved category students (SC, ST, OBC)

Duration of MBBS in 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 3,54,000 RUB 3,54,000 RUB 3,54,000 RUB 3,54,000 RUB3,54,000 RUB 3,54,000 RUB 21,24,000 Rs 21,24,000*
Hostel fee RUB 7200 Optional  Optional  Optional  Optional  Optional RUB 7200 Rs 7200
Grand Total RUB 21,31,200 Rs 21,31,200

*1 RUB = 1 Rs (23 Aug 2021)

The above amount is subject to change as per the currency fluctuation. The food cost is not included in the fee structure. Students need to pay an additional  RUB 7400 for it, this amount is optional because students may opt for a self-cooking kitchen.

Get in touch with us for more detail about the program and fee structure by calling @ +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 Medical Institute of MEPhi, Russia


  • MCI and WHO recognized
  • 1500+ international students from more than 57 countries around the world
  • Education exchange programs with an association of Asian, European, and American universities
  • Multidisciplinary education curriculum
  • National Prize winners Alumni

Accommodation and Food facility for Indian students

Indian students can choose to stay in the special hostels provided by the university, where students can accommodate themselves with other countrymates. Special facility for boys and girls hostels separately. All the rooms and hostel premises are fully equipped with all essential amenities like high-speed internet, laundry, library, sports clubs, medical assistance, and many more

Students can take advantage of an on-campus mess facility that is run by Indian chefs. Students can also opt for a self-cooking kitchen facility.

How to reach the Medical Institute of MEPhi to study MBBS in Russia?

After completing all the documentation processes related to the admission and visa process, you will take a flight from Delhi airport to Moscow airport. 

The total distance is 4326km which can be covered by a direct flight in around 7 hours

Air pick facility is provided by the university, once you have landed at the Moscow airport, you will be received by our representative.

MePhi university is around 31km away from the airport. All the students will be transported to the university via a convenient mode of transport, which further takes 25 to 30 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the average student and Teacher ratio in the Medical Institute of MEPhi?

Generally, 12:1 students to teacher reactions are maintained to provide better education quality to each student.

  • Does this university offer a bilingual course curriculum?

No, only English is used as a language of instruction, so all the international students comfortably understand all the concepts of medicine.

  • How can I start practicing medicine in India after completing my MBBS from Mephi?

All medical graduates either Indian or foreign are required to clear the MCI screening test or FMGE test to validate their degree in India. After that, they all will be able to practice in India.

  • What is the estimated budget of MBBS from MePhi?

Students can complete the MBBS degree in around 22 lakh Indian Rupee.

  • In how many days will I get the admission letter?

Once the students complete all the formalities related to the admission process. They will get an invitation letter within 15 days maximum.