People Friendship University, Moscow

About People Friendship University
If as an Indian student, you are looking to study MBBS in Russia, Moscow is definitely the best place to be in. People Friendship University situated in Moscow was established on 5th February, 1960 and has alumni of more than 20,000 medical professionals completing their MD and now working in every corner of the world! Naturally, being the capital of this European country with grand city, it has lots of things to offer and most of them would be the best of Russia. So if you decide to study MBBS in Europe, Russia is a good choice. If you choose Russia, Moscow would be a great choice. And finally, if you choose to study at People Friendship University (‘A’ Graded by WHO) in Moscow, you cannot ask for more! All ‘A’ Grade universities are available only in top cities such as Moscow and St Petersburg. People Friendship University has more than 100,000 students with more than 15,000 international students from 140 countries. In 1990, the university felicitated their 50,000th graduate (from all the different faculties / streams) and by 2015, around 7,000 medical doctors have been given their degrees! You can also study at this top medical college of Russia! If you are a girl, we suggest you to choose larger cities of Russia like Moscow for the complete safety during your medical studies.

Within Moscow city, there are 2 of the most popular and the best universities of Russia. One of them teaching MBBS programs is People’s Friendship University. Every Indian is 100% happy over here though the number of Indian students is far lesser than the other low cost MBBS in Russia programs subsidized by the Ministry of Education, Government of Russia.

Russia has around 29 Universities which are approved by Medical Council of India. Among them, top 5 universities with WHO approved and “A” Grade are:

  • Pirogov Russia NRM University, Moscow
  • People Friendship University, Moscow
  • Pavolv First St. Petersburg University.
  • Volgograd State Medical University.
  • Kursk State Medical University

Being in ‘A’ Grade, the cost to study MBBS at top medical colleges of Russia is more than Rs. 30 Lacs. As a reputed overseas education consultant based in Mumbai advising and placing the Indian students majorly for MBBS programs in Russia, we has a clear, transparent and honest policy to push the parents to choose the best universities first. However, these ‘A’ graded medical universities are costs almost double than the low cost cheap MCI approved medical colleges with ‘B’ Grade and are suggested to be chosen just in case they are not able to commit high costs of ‘A’ graded universities.

Among these top 5 medical colleges of Russia, People Friendship University and Russia state NRM medical university leading to MD degree are based in Moscow while other 3 top medical colleges are in different cities of Russia. Naturally, studying in the capital city of any country has its own advantages such as Safety is of highest level, Quality is the best and life is much better for those 6 years while studying MBBS in Russia. The University is headed by its Rector Dr. Vladimir Fillipov who himself was an Alumni of the same great institute. Dr. Vladim

It was also the Minister of Education between 1998 to 2004 and further a special advisor to the Prime Minister of Russian Federation.

MD degree allotted by the People Friendship University is equivalent to MBBS degree in India. You can continue with your education at even at People Friendship University for the Master level which is approved in many countries across the world but not in India! The university is approved by MCI and there are more than 250 medical practitioners currently returned from this university are working in various hospitals in India after passing their MCI Screening Test or FMGE exam conducted by NBE (National Board of Examination).Due to higher grade, it has very high passing ratio in the licensee exam which is mandatory as per the rule of Medical Council of India to be cleared on returning after MBBS in Russia. The university also conducts short term (6 Months) and intensive Russian language program for the international students including Indians at the same campus.

The People Friendship University has various faculty expertises in:

  • Faculty of General Medicine.
  • Faculty of Law.
  • Faculty of Engineering.
  • Faculty of Economics.
  • Faculty of Clinical Psychology and Social work.
  • Institute of Hospitality and Tourism.

There are many hospitals under people Friendship University out of which 12 hospitals with accumulated hospital beds of 9000 are utilized for the education purpose for the students.

The university has a grand Russian campus infrastructure consisting of hostels, Canteens, hospitals, Reading room, teaching building, Research center and all other facilities within the same campus. If you are searching for a top medical university for MBBS in Russia with lots of senior Indian students to support them during the initial year for settling down, People Friendship University is you’re a great choice.

DEADLINE for the Admission to MBBS at People’s Friendship University:

There is only one intake in for these top medical studies in Russia at People Friendship University in September every year and Application for MBBS at People Friendship Universityneeds to be done in a timely manner due to huge number of applications. The application deadline is generally 30th of June. The minimum academic records of the students in Physics – Chemistry – Biology (PCB) at 10+2 level in Science stream are 60% and there is no entrance exam for the intake.

In case you wish to study MBBS at ‘A’ Grade in China, you need a high PCB marks such as 80% minimum but those who have lower academic than 80% but still wish to study at “A” graded universities, they choose MBBS in Russia as their chosen destination!

Generally, the students get their 10+2 level results in the month of May in South India and in first week of June in western part of India such as Maharashtra, Gujarat and Rajasthan. Further, the students who are repeaters this year need understand that they cannot afford to waste another year in case they fail to crack AIPMT again. Now they already have the 10+2 level results and can easily get the admission letter before the fresh students apply.
In order to ensure your Admission to MBBS at People Friendship University and ensure a medical seat to study low cost MBBS at this top medical college in Russia, it is advisable to block the seat in this University by just paying the Application fees immediately after getting the transcripts of 10+2 and not wait for the Indian admission system to be completed since there are good chances that the seats would be over by 20th June itself.


Year-1 Year-2 Year-3 Year-4 Year-5 Year-6
Tuition Fee 530,000 530,000 530,000 530,000 530,000 530,000
Hostel 60,000 60,000 60,000 60,000 60,000 60,000
Living Cost 50,000 50,000 50,000 50,000 50,000 50,000
Others* 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000
TOTAL 650,000 650,000 650,000 650,000 650,000 650,000

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The total cost for Indian students to study MBBS in Russia at People Friendship University at Moscow works to Rs. 35.40 Lacs (for Tuition Fees + Hostel). In case we add the food, living costs for the entire 6 years program, it costs the students a total package of Rs. 39, 00 Lacs.

The tuition fees and the hostel need to be paid directly to the university and one must not pay to the agents at any cost! The fees are always preferable to be paid before departure to study MBBS in Russia. On registration with us, it will issue a Travel currency card (Multi currency card) in favour of the student. The parents simply need to pay the amount to the student’s own account. The student can pay the fees through this US$ currency card.

The students must reach there before 10th September every year.


The minimum academic records of the students in Physics – Chemistry – Biology (PCB) at 10+2 level in Science stream are 60%. There are more than 30 top medical seats for Indian students. We, as a reputed overseas education consultant in Mumbai for MBBS studies generally block 15 to 20 seats every year in this university and can accommodate students eligible to study MBBS in Russia in Moscow city for People Friendship University. The students must reach there before 20th September every year.


Most of the time, the students are confused on how to apply for MBBS in Russia and the agents normally charge too much for the admission to this top medical college. We are not an agent but an Overseas Education Consultant conducting expert counselling sessions for Indian students working in favour of the students.

What is the difference between an Agent and an Overseas Education Consultant?

In order to facilitate the students and make the entire process simpler and hassle free, we have launched an On-Line Application system where in the entire application system is directly connected with the admission portal of People Friendship University or its global representatives handling admission process and has already allocated the medical seats to us to study MBBS in Russia for Indian students. It is our endeavour to create an honest counselling and admission system so that the students can apply directly to the selected medical universities or top medical colleges in Russia without any problem.

There is absolutely NO NEED TO PAY any advance in this system. Simply submit your documents on-line and even pay the university application fees (non-refundable) on the spot. You can now be sure of your admission letter once we has kept the admission open in that university if you are eligible for the same.

There are 3 important points before Indian students should apply for the MBBS in Russia programs:

  1. The Eligibility criteria needs to be met with academic requirements.
  2. The application should be before the deadline as specified.
  3. The seats should be available with us. (You can see it on top of the page if the admission is open or closed. Once the seats are full, the box would turn RED.)


We, a reputed education consultant in India and specialized for Medical programs, has been placing Indian students for MBBS in Russia in general & at specifically for People Friendship University as its official representative in India. By now, We has been successful in placing more than 300 students for MBBS in Russia programs while many of our students are currently at People Friendship University studying in different levels. All our students at People Friendship University at Moscow have an opportunity to get coaching for MCI screening Test or FMGE exam including Mock Test (Topic by Topic , Subject by Subject and finally the Grand Mock Test of FMGE) for the entire 6 years. The coaching is provided On-Line with an additional personal crash course for 2 months in July and August in Mumbai.

Always prefer to apply directly instead of local smaller overseas education consultants for admission at cheap and low cost medical program in Russia since it would give the Indian students a chance to have an honest guideline to select the right university suitable for MBBS in Russia.


We work in a very transparent manner. There are 3 different packages available for the students to take admission to University of Perpetual Help. The first one is only Admission, the second one is Only MCI Screening Test coaching package. We recommend you to opt for the third registration form which is the Combo offer. It is economical way to get end to end solution. Admission + Travel + Migration certificate + MCI Screening Test Coaching for 6 years!

FMGE Exam Coaching.

We are the only Overseas Education consultants in India specialized for MBBS giving option of preparing for FMGE or MCI screening Test for doctors once they pass from MCI recognized universities from overseas countries such as MBBS in China. The MCI screening Test coaching is for all 19 subjects of being taught during MBBS program as per the course and curriculum designed by MCI. When you go abroad, it becomes difficult for you to to have Indian study perspective and to be ready with all 19 subjects when you return back.

Our 6 year package ensures that you are tuned with Indian curriculum and have gone through subject by subject preparation in a systematically broken down 128 sub topics. The video lectures given by the top doctors including the one who passed MCI screening test is the key USP of this coaching package!  Avail of this package without fail.…Read More

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