Kazan Federal University

Kazan Federal University

About Kazan Federal University

Kazan Federal University is a national level government university in Russia. KFU is situated in Kazan city. Kazan is 809 km away from capital city Moscow.

KFU was founded in the year 1804. KFU is the top-ranked university in Russia.

Kazan is a peaceful city in Russia. Kazan is the capital and largest city of the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia. The temperature here ranges from 39 degrees celsius to -46 degrees celsius.

Government of the Russian Federation launched a Project 5-100 to improve their international competitiveness and KFU was selected to be part of this program.

There are about 600-degree programs at this university which have enrolled 60,000 students. About 9,700 students from 106 countries are studying here.

Kazan Federal University is approved by the Medical Council of India, Ministry of Education and Science of Russia and the World Health Organisation(WHO).

Why choose Kazan Federal University to study MBBS in Russia?

Kazan Federal University is a national-level government university.

Fees of Kazan Federal University to study MBBS in Russia is very low.

Medical degree from KFU is valid all over the world.

This university is teaching from the last 216 years.

Highly qualified medical faculty.

This university is recognized by MCI, Magna Charta Universitatum (Bologna, Italy), WHO, Association of the Carpathian Region Universities, European University Association (EUA), Ministry of Education and Science of Russia.

Cost of living in Kazan is very low.

Practical education.

The admission process at KFU is quite simple through Singla Consultancy.

Language of instruction is English at this university for Indian students.

Neat and clean hostel available.

Indian Food is available.

Why choose Singla Consultancy to study MBBS in Kazan Federal University?

Singla Consultancy is the authorised admission partner of Kazan Federal University.

All our services from admission letter to the visa are one time.

We help parents of students at KFU with the tourist visa in Russia so that they can visit their child.

We provide pickup and drop facility in Russia from the airport to the university hostel.

Singla Consultancy provides the best available rooms for students at KFU hostel.

Our team at KFU provides 24*7 assistance for your entire study period.

Kazan Federal University Hostel

Kazan Federal University is providing comfortable housing to all international students

KFU has a medical centre in the hostel.

Kazan Federal University Hostel has total no. of 3 hostels for Indian medical students.

All the basic furnishing is provided in the hostels.

KFU hostel has a sports hall.

This hostel also has a gym.

A cafe is also available along with mess for students.

Internet facility is available.

Desk, Chair, Pillow, bed linen and blanket are provided at the hostel.

Indian mess is available at the hostel.

The hostel is at a distance of 1 km approximately from the university campus.

Singla Consultancy guarantees accommodation for all students of Singla Consultancy.

All hostels are equipped with room heaters.

Kazan Federal University Fees Structure 2020

Year1st Year (including tuition fees+hostel+one time charges)2nd Year3rd Year4th Year5th Year6th YearTotal
Fees in US $7,2006,0006,0006,0006,0006,00037,200
Fees in Indian Rs.5,04,0004,20,0004,20,0004,20,0004,20,0004,20,00026,04,000

Kazan Federal University Ranking and Reputation

Kazan Federal University is the top-ranked university in Russia.

Country Rank4
World Rank454

Source: 4icu

QS World Universities 2020392
Times Higher Education 2020601-800
U. S. News Best Global Universities 2020783
Moscow International University Ranking301-350
Academic Ranking of World Universities801-900
Times Higher Education University Impact 2019201-300

Advantages of Kazan Federal University

Kazan Federal University is 216 years old higher education university in Russia.

200 Indian students already studying at this university.

This university is approved by the Medical Council of India.

It is situated in the Kazan city of Russia which is the most affordable city in terms of living.

Medical degree from this university is valid all over the world.

Indian food is available.

Good hostel facility for Indian students.

Life of Indian students at Kazan Federal University

Every year about 80 Indian students fly from India to

Russia to study MBBS in Kazan Federal University.

All Indian festivals like Holi and Diwali are celebrated in the university.

Indian community make special arrangements during these festivals.

There are Indian restaurants available in the city. Indian students will never miss Indian food here.

Russians like people from India. Be kind to them and they will be kind to you.

Russia is a very safe country. The student will never face unless the student itself creates a problem.

Singla Consultancy team at KFU take care of students for the entire study period.

Is Kazan Federal University good for studying MBBS for Indian students?

Kazan Federal University is teaching since the year 1804. Hence this university has 216 years of experience.

KFU is approved by MCI. This means the student will be eligible for screening test FMGE/NEXT.

Practical education is the main focus of this university.

Students are divide into small groups of 10 students.

The hostel is only 1 Km away from the university campus.

The transport system in Kazan city is good enough and also very pocket friendly for Indian students.

Singla Consultancy is the authorised admission partner of Kazan Federal University.

Eligibility for MBBS in Russia

  • The student should complete 17 years of age by 31st December 2019 to apply for MBBS in Russia.
  • The student from the unreserved category should get 50% in PCB (Physics, Chemistry and Biology).
  • The student from the reserved category should get 40% in PCB (Physics, Chemistry and Biology).
  • The student should not be more than 25 years of age to apply for MBBS in Russia.

Academic Units at Kazan Federal University

Natural sciences

  • Institute of Geology and Petroleum Technologies
  • Institute of Fundamental Medicine and Biology
  • Institute of Environmental Sciences
  • Alexander Butlerov Institute of Chemistry

Physics, mathematics, and IT

  • Higher Institute of Information Technologies and Intelligent Systems
  • Institute of Engineering
  • Institute of Computational Mathematics and Information Technologies
  • Nikolai Lobachevsky Institute of Mathematics and Mechanics
  • Institute of Physics

Economics and management

  • Institute of Management, Economics and Finance
    Higher School of Business

Humanities, social sciences, and law

  • Institute of International Relations
  • Leo Tolstoy Institute of Philology and Intercultural Communication
  • Institute of Psychology and Education
  • Institute of Social and Philosophical Sciences and Mass Communications
  • Faculty of Law

Territorial branches

  • Naberezhnye Chelny Institute
  • Yelabuga Institute
  • Higher School of Public Administration
  • Department of Physical Education and Sports
  • Faculty of Advanced Training and Staff Retraining
  • Preparatory School for International Students

Secondary Education

  • IT Lyceum
  • Lobachevsky Lyceum

Important Links:

Departments at Kazan Federal University

Supervisory Board

Academic Council

Board of Trustees

International advisory committee

Admission Office

Department of Education

Human Resources Department

R&D Department

Prospective Development Center

Department of Doctoral Studies

Faculty Assessment Office

Legal Department

Department of Innovative Development

Media Relations Department

UNIVER Media Center

International Office

Department of Pre-university, General and Pedagogical Education

Department of Physical Education, Social and Youth Affairs

How to study MBBS in Russia?

The student must follow some steps to apply for MBBS in Russia:

Check Eligibility: Student must check his/her eligibility.

Choose University: Student must be careful while choosing the university. Do not take your decision trusting some agents. A student must do his/her thorough research.

Choose Consultant: Choose only authorised consultant for the university.

Apply for admission letter: Apply for your admission letter by submitting the following documents:

  • 10th certificate
  • 12th certificate
  • NEET result

Apply for an Invitation letter: Apply for your invitation letter by submitting the following documents:

  • Passport
  • 5 Passport size photographs
  • Sponsorship Letter
  • Birth Certificate
  • Bank Statement
  • Medical Certificate

Apply for Visa: Apply for your visa through a trusted consultant.

Book your flight: Student should book a flight to reach before starting of classes. Singla Consultancy sends students for MBBS in Russia in batches.

What are the options after MBBS in Russia?

After a student completes an MBBS degree from Russia, there is a world of opportunities. As the degree is valid all over the world. The student needs to decide where he/she wants to settle.
Below is the country-wise breakdown of the process:


Previously only foreign graduated needed to appear for licensing exams in India.
But now the government has planned to make it mandatory for everyone to appear for the licensing exam.
This exam is merged with NEET PG and is named as NEXT.
A student planning to practise in India as a doctor should start preparing for the NEXT exam.


MBBS degree is valid all over Europe under the Bologna Process.
There are some regions which do not require any entrance exam.
Also, some regions require to clear a language exam.
For example, if a student wants to practice in Germany then the student needs to prepare for the B1B2 language test.


If a student wants to practise in the USA after this course.
Then the student needs to appear for USMLE (the United States Medical Licensing Exam).
Any student with a medical degree from anywhere in the world including the USA needs to appear for this exam.


If a student wants to practise in Canada after completion.
Then the student needs to appear for MCCEE (Medical Council of Canada Evaluating Examination).
Any student with a medical degree from anywhere in the world including Canada needs to appear for this exam.


Australia has made it mandatory to appear for AMC (Australian Medical Council).
So, a student completing MBBS degree from Russia need to appear for AMC if he/she wants to practise as a doctor in Australia.


If a student wants to practise in England after completion of this course.
Then the student needs to appear for PLAB (The Professional and Linguistic Assessments Board).
Any student with a medical degree from anywhere in the world including England needs to appear for this exam.

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Kazan Federal University admission 2020

Course:M.D (Physician)
University Name:Kazan Federal University
MCI Approved:Yes
Course duration:6 years
Tuition Fees:6000 USD per year
Admission Eligibility:50% in PCB and NEET qualified
No. of Indian students:200
Admission Start date:05 May 2020
Admission close date:30 June 2020
No. of seats for Indian students:80

The admission process at Kazan Federal University is very simple through Singla Consultancy.

All the admission process can be done online through the website or offline by visiting the office.

Submit the following documents for admission letter:

  • NEET result
  • 12th mark sheet

Submit the following documents for the invitation letter:

All documents to be submitted original copies only.

  • Passport
  • 10th mark sheet
  • 12th mark sheet
  • NEET result
  • Birth certificate
  • Medical certificate
  • 6 months bank statement
  • Sponsorship Letter
  • Passport size photos

Singla Consultancy will provide you with each and every sample of the above documents.

After this, your visa application will be processed. After you receive your visa pack your bag and get ready to fly to Russia with Singla Consultancy batch.

FAQ for Kazan Federal University

Which is better for an MBBS abroad, Kazan State Medical University or Kazan Federal University?

Kazan State Medical University is a state-level government medical university and Kazan Federal University is a national-level government medical university. Kazan Federal University is a better choice.

Is Kazan (Volga region) Federal University public or private?

Kazan (Volga region) Federal University is a national-level government medical university. Hence it is a public university.

Are there unsafe areas in Kazan, Russian Federation?

No, Kazan is a very safe area.