About Peoples Friendship University :
Peoples Friendship University of Russia (PFUR) is known as RUDN in Russia i.e. “Rossiski Universitet Druzhby Narodov“. The university is one of the leading higher education institution of Russian Federation & has a multi-profile structure of majors & faculties. The university has produced more than 77,000 graduates including 5,500 graduates with Ph.D & Doctoral degrees too working in 170 countries of world. Peoples Friendship University has over 4,500 employees among which 2,826 are teachers including 442 doctors of science & professors, 807 candidates of science & associate professors, 91 academicians & members of Russian academies, 50 honored workers of science of Russian Federation and 56 teachers who are members of international academies & societies. The university’s intellectual fund comprises of 150 patents of Russian Federation & 870 author’s invention certificates too.
Many renowned Russian & foreign politicians and scientists have become members of Peoples Friendship University of Russia’s Emeritus Professors. These include presidents of Nigeria, Bangladesh, Kazakhstan, Guyana, Gabon, South Africa, Namibia, Anglo & Sri Lanka along with UN executive officer of education & director of CEPES. The main campus of Peoples Friendship University of Russia is located on Miklukho-Maklaya Street. On one side, the main campus building of PFU, building of faculties of medicine & agriculture, Russian & foreign languages, natural sciences, humanities, hotel business & tourism, international programs, professional education, post graduate education, a polyclinic and a sports complex are located. Some of the other faculties are located on Sergo Ordzhonikidze Street which comprise faculties of engineering & science. The ecology faculty is located on Podol’skoe Shosse and the faculty of training for health care professionals is located on Leninsky Prospekt.
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.
The faculty of medicine at Peoples Friendship University was founded in year 1961 and has more than 2,300 students with 43 departments. The medical faculty of PFU has a high reputation in Russia as well as abroad. The faculty of medicine has a Student’s Scientific Society which helps students in becoming familiar with research work from the very beginning of their course of MBBS in PFU, Moscow, a Young Medical Doctors Community, a Students theatre & a lecture center. The pre university training at Peoples Friendship University is provided at the medical biological center i.e. “Medik”. At present, the medical faculty has 14 clinical laboratories, computer & TV broadcasting area & training cell for students. For imparting better practical skills to students, subdivisions for liver fiber scanning, andrology & computer tomography has also been created.
The Peoples Friendship University of Russia integrates education & research in various fields and offers 18 undergraduate & post graduate programs which are recognized internationally. The university has 7 faculties, 10 institutes, 4 research centers and 156 scientific & educational laboratories which are as mentioned below :
The course of medicine i.e. MBBS at Peoples Friendship University is available in Russian as well as English medium for international students. Foreign students can choose to study MBBS in Moscow in both Russian or English medium. For studying MBBS at PFU in Russian medium, students must undergo 1 year compulsory language training before starting their medical course. While students who decide to opt English medium course are directly admitted to 1st year of medical course in English medium. The duration of MBBS in PFU, Moscow is of 6 years for English medium courses and equally covers the theoretical as well as practical aspect of medicine.
Peoples Friendship University has hostels for international & Russian students in campus itself with modern facilities. The students are just a walk away from any department. The hostels are very well maintained & under strict supervision of university administration. The students can choose to stay as per their choice of room partners. Boys and girls have separate hostels within the same campus. The hostels have common washroom, toilets & kitchens for each block on floor. The students can choose to eat at canteen or prepare food themselves too in common kitchens. The hostel is guarded by security guards round the clock and has fixed hours for entry & exit from hostel. Apart from the hostels provided by university within campus, students can also choose to stay in private flats or apartments on their own.
The whole campus of PFU is located in the south west region of Moscow city. The hostels are available in 5-storey, 16-storey & 18-storey buildings and students are offered 2 or 3 seater rooms based on availability. The facilities of hot & cold water, electricity, furniture, cooking gas, laundry, etc. are provided free of cost with hostel charges to students. All rooms in campus have TV, telephone & internet facilities. The campus of Peoples Friendship University won the the award for “Most Comfortable Territory” by Moscow mayor recently. The campus of PFU houses more than 7,000 Russian & international students pursuing undergraduate & post graduate education. The campus has facilities of disposal laundries, post office, shops, stores, barber shop, banks, reading rooms, etc. The students can relax at the cafes within the campus itself. The campus has check point system to monitor all entries in & out of the campus and round the clock video recording is also done to ensure maximum security for foreign nationals. The campus of PFU has also won the award in Moscow Student Dormitory Contest for “Student Dormitory – Best Infrastructure”. The campus of PFU is undoubtedly the best campus in whole Russia.
The Peoples Friendship University is a mini globe in itself with students from all over the world and helps students to meet students of all cultures. The university has more than 200 active student committees and groups like campus students council, university students council, sports club council, women’s committee, regional associations of international students, 100+ international students fraternities, 15+ Russian students associations, 70+ professional students associations and many more. At People’s Friendship University, students festivals, cultural weeks & holidays keep happening round the year like university ceremonies, festival of folk traditions, students ethnic cultures day, Miss University, best faculty day, best students group, excursions & tours around city for foreign students, etc.
Peoples Friendship University Fees 2017 :
* Yearly fee includes tuition fee, hostel fee & medical insurance fee.
* 1 USD equals to INR 66 used at the time of fees calculation & is subject to variation as per currency rates.
* Fees can be revised by university anytime with or without prior notification