Petrozavodsk State University

Petrozavodsk State University (PetrSU) is a classical university in Petrozavodsk, Republic of Karelia, Russia. It was founded in 1940.

The university includes 10 faculties, 6 educational institutes, 79 departments, 84 laboratories, a number of development and project departments, 27 innovative departments, 28 small enterprises, 2 techno parks, a publishing house, a scientific library (One of the largest in northern European Russia) with more than 1,179,042 books, a botanical garden, and the “Onego” swimming pool. The faculties of PetrSU are located in 13 separate buildings scattered throughout the city.


Petrozavodsk State University - Quick Glance

  Intake for Medical Course

  September- January

  February- June

  Basic Eligibility

  50% in 10+2 (UR)

  45% (SC/OBC/ST)

  NEET Entrance Test

  Yes, it is compulsory

  Annual Tuition Fees

  1st year 5500 USD,

  2nd year to 6th year 3500 USD

  Course Duration

  6 years


  English & Russian

  Universities Recognition


  Ranking of University

  Country Rank- 64

  World Rank- 2591


Benefits of Studying Medicine in Petrozavodsk State University

  1. Petrozavodsk is the largest (Capital) city of the Republic of Karelia, but at the same time, it is quite calm and has a real Russian charm.
  2. You need only one night to get a Moscow or St. Petersburg by a comfortable night train.
  3. Living with a Russian family, you will get to know what Russian hospitality means.
  4. You will study Russian in a friendly atmosphere and make friends with Russian students.
  5. They assure maximum safety for international as well as their local students.
  6. Petrozavodsk State University has great professors that they have found from around the world.


Eligibility Criteria:

  1. Minimum 50% of aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (10+2).
  2. Students should clear the NEET exam with qualified marks.
  3. Age of the students should be 17 years to 25 years old before 31st December of the year of the admission Process.


MBBS Syllabus: For Petrozavodsk


1st Year


  Semester- II

First-aid in the pre-hospital phase, medical physics and mathematics, Medical Chemistry, Basic Bioorganic Chemistry, Medical Economics, History of Russia, Latin Language, Anatomy, Medical Biology, Russian Langauge

 Anatomy, Latin language, Medical Biology, Medical informatics, Jurisprudence, Mineral Metabolism, History of Medicine information, Psychology and Pedagogy, Histology, Embryology, Cytology


2nd Year



Anatomy, History of Medicine, Psychology & Pedagogy, Bioethics, Clinical Physiology, Microbiology and Virology, Hygiene, Propaedeutics of internal Diseases & Radiodiagnosis, Life safety and disaster medicine Russian Language

Philosophy, Biochemistry, Histology, Embryology, Cytology, Anatomy of systems of neuro immune endocrinology, Histophysiology of digestive systems, Information technology in medicine, Philosophy, Biochemistry


3rd Year



Propaedeutics of internal Diseases & Radiodiagnosis, Immunology, Pharmacology, Pathological anatomy, Pathological Physiology, General Surgery & Radiodiagnosis, Microbiology & and Virology, Hygiene, Propaedeutics of internal Diseases & Radiodiagnosis, Russian Language

Propaedeutics of internal Diseases & Radiodiagnosis, Topographical Anatomy & Operative Surgery, Pharmacology, Pathological Anatomy, Pathological Physiology, General Surgery & Radiodiagnosis, Topographical Anatomy & Operative Surgery Public Health and Health Care & Economics of Health Care, Elective


4th- 6th Year

  7th- 12th Semester

  Oncology, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, General Surgery, Neurology, Primary Care Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Neurology and Psychiatry, Psychology, ENT, Emergency Medicine and Cardiology


 Admission Process for Indian Students in Petrozavodsk State University

  1. The student should submit his/ her admission form along with a scan copy of 10th& 12th standard certificate and mark sheet to their official website.
  2. Within two weeks the university will issue an admission letter confirming the reservation of the seat.
  3. Candidates will have to apply for the INVITATION LETTER, an official document issued by the Ministry of Foreign affairs of Russian federation.
  4. Students should submit their original Passport.
  5. Apply for student VISA from the Russian embassy or consulate.


Documents Required

  1. Original Passport
  2. Scanned copy of 10th Certificate & Marksheet
  3. Scanned copy of 12th Certificate & Marksheet
  4. Birth Certificate
  5. Invitation Letter
  6. Offer letter
  7. Passport size Photographs
  8. Police Verification Certificate
  9. Medical Certificate
  10. NEET Score Card


Visa Process

Non-European and International Students need Visa to enter in Russia. They required to apply for student Visa for studying MBBS in Russia.


Documents Required: For Visa Process

  1. Invitation Letter Confirmed by the Embassy of Russia.
  2. Passport with a valid expiration date
  3. Birth Certificate legalized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Russian Embassy of a respective country
  4. Original Document of higher and secondary education legalized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Russian Embassy of a respective country
  5. Application form with passport size photographs


Hostel & Accommodation for Medical Students

  1. The most standard hostels are ECU apartment- style ones.
  2. There are a pair of beds in every space, and in conjunction with that, there’s a study table and a shelf for garments.
  3. The hostel conjointly offers a kitchen in the house where students will cook in line with their interests.
  4. Wireless local area network
  5. Connected washrooms
  6. Twenty-four-hour running cold water and laundry
  7. All basic articles of furniture
  8. Free electricity and additional things
  9. A special mess for Indian students and far additional all the facilities are great.

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