MEDICAL COURSE | PG RUSSIA | STUDY IN RUSSIA
PhD programs admit students with graduate degrees. Russian Medical Institutions offers PhD programs on full-time and distance learning arrangements. Full-time PhD fellowship lasts 3 years, distance learning programs last a maximum of 4 years. During the course, PhD students perform their research projects and are expected to defend their project and obtain the PhD degree (in Russia it is called ‘candidate of medical sciences’, ‘candidate of pharmaceutical sciences’, or ‘candidate of biological sciences’).