MBBS in Russia
Located at the Eastern Europe and North Asia.
Russia is a land of superlatives. By far the world’s largest country, it covers nearly twice the territory of Canada, the second largest. Russia contains Europe’s longest river, the Volga, and its largest lake, Ladoga. Russia also is home to the world’s deepest lake, Baikal.
Russian culture has a rich history, strong traditions and influential arts, especially when it comes to literature, philosophy, classical music, ballet, architecture, painting, cinema and animation.
In general, the climate of Russia can be described as highly continental influenced climate with temperatures of -1 to -20 Degree Celsius in October to May and sometimes heavy snowfall. From May to September the climate is hot and maximum temperature is 10 to 25 Degree Celsius. High humidity makes the summers feel even more hot. June month is known to be wettest month.
Russia is a multi-ethnic and multi-faith nation. Orthodox Christianity is Russia’s largest religion with 75% of the population belonging to the Orthodox Christian denomination. Islam is professed by 5% of the population. Catholicism, Protestantism, Judaism and Buddhism are professed by 1% of the population each.
Rubble is the currency of the Russian Federation. 1Rubble = 1.18 Rupees (Approx.)
Moscow is the capital. Also, a major political, economic, cultural, and scientific centre of Russia and Eastern Europe, as well as the largest city.