It is one of the best colleges for studying MBBS in Russia. However, there are several colleges in Russia for pursuing MBBS from there but the best part about Saint Petersburg Medical University is the medium of teaching which is in English. This goes in favour of the Indian Students who are unaware of the Russian language. But the cost of MBBS/MD program in Russia, especially in the English medium, is comparatively higher than the Russian medium colleges. Since the college is recognized by Medical Council of India (MCI) and listed in the World Health Organization (WHO) so it helps the students to practice anywhere in the world after study MBBS from Russia.