Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia is a leading state higher educational institution, established in 1960 and located in Moscow. The University has multiple faculties and majors, offering Undergraduate, Postgraduate & Doctoral degrees, with more than twenty nine thousand students from 140 countries currently pursuing their studies at the University.

The University, also known as RUDN University, trains specialists in sixty two fields of study and majors, and has more than 77000 graduates, including 5500 plus Doctorate degrees and PhDs, who have passed out, reaching some of the highest public offices in different countries across the world, like – Prime Minister of Kazakhstan, Bangladesh, or President of Sri Lanka, South African Republic, Nigeria, etc.

The University has the following Faculties –

  • Engineering
  • Medicine
  • Science
  • Law
  • Economics
  • Agriculture
  • General Educational Disciplines
  • Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Ecology
  • Philology
  • Russian Language


The campus of The Peoples’ Friendship University is a vibrant place, packed with all facilities that any International student may need in the course of their stay. The University campus not only has conveniences like Dry cleaners, barbershops, banks, parking lots, stores, car service centres, etc. but also places to relax like – Cafes, restaurants with multi national authentic cuisines like – Arab, Indian, African, Georgian, Chinese, Russian, with the huge fountain at the centre of the University serving as a public place to hang out and fraternize.

The infrastructure of the University besides consisting of large auditorium, boasts of extensive sporting facilities including volleyball court, basketball courts, 300 seat baseball and football stadium, 6 halls of 640 sq. m. each, facilities for Track & Field events consisting of an indoor track of 200 metres, Hall for aerobics, separate Gyms for men & women, four football fields, two game halls each one of 680 sq m dimension, sky depot with 350 pair of skis, fifteen tennis courts, etc.

The university offers ample Hostel facilities, accommodating more than 8000 international students in buildings that are located close to each other, in comfortable rooms and apartments that are equipped with all conveniences and security measures like – 24 hours video monitoring, fire protection, Satellite TV, laundry room, internet, equipped kitchen, ironing table, study halls, bathrooms, etc.


This is one of the oldest faculties at the University, established in 1960, with a very hands on and practical approach. The students actively participate in research & scientific conferences and engage in scientific student societies and research work. The faculty is equipped with necessary facilities & equipment for the best practical exposure to the students, equipping them individually, with the abilities and skills to master their professional works, including – Simulation training centre, equipment for instrumental and laboratory research, University Clinics, etc.

The Faculty has twenty five DEPARTMENTS offering degrees at Undergraduate, Post Graduate & Doctoral levels, namely –>

  • General Medical Practice
  • Skin and Venereal Diseases
  • Nervous Diseases and Neurosurgery
  • Surgery
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Microbiology and Virology
  • General and Clinical Pharmacology
  • Immunology and Allergology
  • Oncology, Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
  • Urology and Operative Nephrology with Onco-urology Course
  • Traumatology and Orthopedics
  • Normal Physiology
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • General and Clinical Dentistry
  • Maxillofacial Surgery and Surgical Dentistry
  • General Pathology and Pathological Physiology
  • Pathological Anatomy
  • Eye Disorders
  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Histology, Cytology and Embryology
  • Operative Surgery and Clinical Anatomy
  • Biology and General Genetics
  • Course of History of Medicine
  • Medical Informatics and Telemedicine
  • Russian Language

Accreditation and Recognition

  • (WHO) World Health Organization
  • (MCI) Medical Council of India

Tuition Fee & Hostel Expenses at Peoples’ Friendship University –

Year Tuition fee, USD (Per annum) Hostel, USD (Per annum)
1st 11400 1100 to 4000
2nd 11400 1100 to 4000
3rd 11400 1100 to 4000
4th 11400 1100 to 4000
5th 11400 1100 to 4000
6th 11400 1100 to 4000

The One Time Charge, Equalisation & nominal yearly charges are apart from the expenses above