Russia always has nurtured a deep cultural connection with India, especially with Bengal. Bengali translations of Russian literatures became very pupular among bengali reading population during end two decades of the last century. Since then Russia has been a preferred destination for higher education among students of West Bengal. In very recent years medical courses of Russian Universities have been very popular among Indian students. Keeping this trend in mind, Russian House in Kolkata in association with Rus Education organized the Russian Education Fair 2023 on 18th July in Kolkata for the aspiring students.
The Fair was held at Russian House, Gorky Sadan. Ms. Ekaterina Lazareva, Attaché, Head of Protocol, Consulate General of the Russian Federation in Kolkata, was present to inaugurate the Fair.
This year, the Russian Education Fair is being held in Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Pune and Mumbai. This fair is being exclusively organized to facilitate the Indian students, who are looking forward to pursuing their Higher Education in Russia in the field of Medical, Engineering, Aviation, to name a few.
The participating Universities in the Kolkata Fair were: Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University; Orenburg State Medical University; Moscow State University of Psychology and Education; Mari State University; Perm State Medical University, among others.
Syed I Rigan, Director, Rus Education, said, “Russian Education Fair is an initiative by Rus Education, leading student placement service provider in the country, to reach out to maximum number of students across the country, giving the students an opportunity to build their career and achieve their dreams in Russia through the Fair. All aspiring students get the opportunity to seek free Career counseling from direct representatives of the Top Russian Universities and from our Expert Student Counselors. The expert student advisors provide complete assistance in selecting the best university as per the student’s suitability.”
The exclusive Kolkata Fair aimed to bring together Top Universities from Russia under one roof. It was a free platform for all students to gauge their prospects, apply directly to the institution of their choice and get first-hand information on Courses, Scholarship Seats, Availability of Indian food at Universities, Complete Passport and Visa Assistance, Preparation of Documents for the students, Accommodation facilities offered by the Universities and much more.