Orel State University is one of the leading medical institutes in Russia established in 1931 and was renamed on September 11, 1996, from Pedagogical institute to Orel State University. The MBBS course taught at Orel State University is considered as one of the top MBBS course in Russia. Today, the university has implemented the 110 educational programs in 14 different areas of training and specialties.
Orel State University is the top medical college in Russia that fabricates physicists, chemists, biologists, mathematicians and medical professionals in the leading areas of medical science and economy.
At present, the university has 17 departments including 100+ teachers, 30 professors, 77 associate professors,12 academicians, 8 honored doctors of Russian Federation, 11 members of various public academies. Clinical classes of the institute are conducted in Regional hospital, Children’s Regional Hospital, City Emergency Hospital, Venereal Diseases Hospital in order to make the students more familiar with their patients.
Refer the table below for quick overview about Orel State University:
Intake for MBBS Course
Annual Tuition Fees
3800 USD (approx)
Duration of MBBS Course
6 years (with internship)
Country Rank - 183
Total Foreign Students
Total Indian Students
Medium of Teaching
NMC & WHO approved
Following are the advantages of studying MBBS at Orel State University:
Orel State University offers holistic exposure to students in areas of medicine.
The students will get an opportunity to work on different channels of the university that engages the students with research programs, training programs and in different specialized departments of the university.
Relatively, the university has a low cost of education which attracts the number of Indian students each year simultaneously.
No capitations or donation fees will be charged from the students since admissions are completely on merit basis.
A medical degree from Orel State University is globally accepted.
Excellent quality of education is provided by the experienced staff and renowned faculty of the university.
University has a student’s welfare association which ensures the need for students that redefines the method of learning and teaching.
According to 4icu.org, following is the country and world ranking for Orel State University:
The details about FMGE performance for Orel State University of year 2021 with passing percent is as follows:
|Name of University||Appeared||Total Pass||Pass %|
Orel State University
The expenses of living in Orel city, Russia is not much different than living in India:
The table below shows the average and approx cost of living in Orel for a month. This may vary from person to person and according to the living style of the students.
|Particulars||Cost in INR||Cost in USD|
Accommodation (other than a hostel)
34,240 - 45,680
428 - 571
5,680 - 9,120
71 - 114
800 - 1,120
10 - 14
Note: 1$ = 80 Rs. (for calculation purpose)
Orel is the city located on the sides of Oka River in the European part of Russia and about 364 km south-west of Moscow. The city is the capital of the Oryol region which is the educational and cultural center of central Russia. The city was founded in 1566 in accordance with the southern borders of the state.
The Oryol city has a moderate continental climate. Winters are moderately cold and summers have extremely hot and cold weather. The average temperature in the mid of January is -6.7°C and the mid-temperature in July is 20.5°C.The city has a large number of parks and botanical gardens. Governor House, Fomichev’s House and the Rodina movie theatre are the centers of attractions of the city.