Tver State Medical University

About Tver in Russia

The Tver State Medical University location is Tver, a city in the Tver Oblast. The city is located at a point where as many as 3 rivers meet – the Volga river, the Tvertsa river and the Tmaka river. The winters in the region are alarmingly cold with extremely severe frosts. The temperature may go almost 43°C below zero which is colder than anything you experience in a tropical country like India.

Tver State Medical University, Russia

The Tver State Medical University (BSMU) came into existence in 1932 that makes the University more than 80 years old. 5 faculty including 79 departments exist in the University that are involved in pedagogy and career guidance. The Tver State Medical University has a multi-facility clinic that has 755 beds, a dental hospital, a central research laboratory, a cell culture laboratory, a rich library, & so on.

The Tver State Medical University World Ranking is 3538th while the Tver State Medical University Ranking in Russia is 136th.  The University carries on scientific research, both fundamental & applied, with priority to genomics, regenerative medicine, pharmacology, & so on. The University maintains that it seeks to strike a balance between academic, social and recreational work with the students.

Though this account may seem very attractive but there are certain issues with TSMU that you must be aware of.

Disadvantages of studying in Tver State Medical University

The Tver State Medical University may have the attractive features mentioned above but:

  1. The MBBS taught at the Tver State Medical University is Bilingual, which means that the last 3 years of your MBBS will be taught in the Russian language. That means you will have to become literally an expert in the Russian language to understand and perform.
  2. As mentioned before, the cold in the region is famous and facing it after being brought up in the tropical Indian climate is a huge challenge.
  3. Indian students who studied at the Tver State Medical University have not performed well in FMGE or the erstwhile MCI Screening Test in the past 5 years.
  4. The Tver State Medical University lists very low in the Indian Embassy list of Russian Universities that classifies them on the basis of academic standing.
  5. In spite of being Bilingual, the Tver State Medical University Fee Structure is not less, as one would expect.

Affiliations and Medical Programs at Tver State Medical University

The university provides 129 Medical programs: Bachelor's, specialty, residency, postgraduate studies, and secondary vocational education in which more than 800 advanced training programs are carried out.

As far as international affiliations are concerned, the University has international cooperation with foreign universities in USA, Germany, Canada, Austria, China, Norway, Kazakhstan, Iran, Abkhazia and other countries.

Cost of studying MBBS at Tver State Medical University

Tver State Medical University Fees of MBBS falls in the medium range. The details are as follows:

Year Year-1 Year-2 Year-3 Year-4 Year-5 Year-6
Course Fee 3,50,000 2,55,000 2,55,000     2,55,000     2,55,000     2,55,000    

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Admission Deadline for Tver State Medical University Russia

For admission in the Russian Universities, the timing of application is crucial. Generally, the right time to apply is before October to 30th October. But this year, in 2021, there could be some variation due to COVID 19.

We say that the timing of application is crucial because the issuance of the Invitation Letter by the Ministry of Education, Russia takes around 4-8 weeks on the basis of which the Russian Consulate in India issues the visa to you. If you are late in applying, you may miss going there with your batch mates. The Tver State Medical University admission 2021 will also follow the same pattern.

However, we reiterate that along with being Bilingual, the Tver State Medical University has many short-comings and we will not advise you to take admission.

Eligibility Criteria for Admission in Tver State Medical University

Tver State Medical University admission requirements include a score of 50% marks in PCB in Class XII. Of course, you need to have qualified NEET 2021. 

Indians at Tver State Medical University

At Tver State Medical University, there are 230 odd students who are from India and one can safely assume that most of them must have been tricked into taking admission in this Bilingual University.

PG in USA after MBBS in Russia

The system of licensing physicians in USA is closely monitored by ECFMG which conducts USMLE. Indian students looking forward to pursue post-graduation in USA after MBBS from India need to prove themselves at every level, all over again.
While doing MBBS in India, you will have to appear for USMLE Step 1 and USMLE Step 2 CK. Though this exam is highly competitive, it may not seem so when compared to the Indian NEET PG. The exam is online and can be taken at the USMLE exam centers present across India. MOKSH is the leading name in USMLE Coaching. Currently, 1000+ Students from Indian and Abroad medical colleges are preparing for USMLE steps via MOKSH Platform. 
With the introduction of NEXT, maximum students in India are getting attracted to USMLE prep from 1st year of MBBS since it simulates the new NMC Competency-based curriculum much easily. MOKSH Coaching focuses on patient-centered learning approach which helps students score high on both USMLE & NEXT.
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PG in Germany after MBBS in Russia

PG in Germany after MBBS in Russia is another great option, though it requires you to learn the German language. Of the 6 levels starting from A1 to C2, you need to clear A1 and A2 that would qualify you to apply for visa. 
Once the Language formalities are done, you get into the phase where you do Observer-ship from a German hospital approved by the German Medical Council. This is followed by Residency.
This may sound simple here but the process is quite complicated. To know more about PG in Germany after your MBBS in Russia, click here.

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