Russia is the largest country in the world. It is located in Eastern Europe and northern Asia. Its capital is Moscow. Along with a commanding socio-economic status, Russia also possesses a well-developed learning system with the strong school system. The education system in Russia offers education to local natives and also for international students. In Russia, the elementary level of education is compulsory for all students. For advanced courses, students need to complete their basic education either from Russia or any other country.
Though the medical fees are inexpensive, it will be hard during clinical practice to communicate to patients because of the language barrier. Also, it is not possible to travel to other countries, as a valid visa is required to enter any country from Russia. Since the pattern of studying will be in the foreign language, there will be tough times with the home students in the class. The Russian universities are very risky as many of them are not MCI certified. The patient has right to refuse treatment by students, so that is a major disadvantage. If we turn towards lifestyle and optimal cost of living, Russia is not in the advisable rank.
Since Russia is not the English speaking county, the faculties do not teach in English language. The native people are very unfriendly because of the language barrier. Racial discrimination, many foreign students are being attacked by local. So the foreign students are not safe. The temperature will go down during winters, so foreign students end up in spending additional money in buying the winter needs and also has the possibility of falling sick and spend money on medical expenses.
Moreover, the economic conditions in Russia for the past few years have been steadily declining. The inflation is too high making the cost of living sky high. With increasing tensions between Putin and Obama on Syria Issue, there is no hope that the economy will recover in the near future.
The level of education might not be good, and the quality of the education will vary from institute to institute. The education will be more relevant to the countries environment. They have to adjust to the sudden change of social system, food, and other important things. The multicultural environment makes the students uncomfortable and tough to concentrate in studies.
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