Information About Russia Before Study there
The first and foremost things come across to our mind about Russia is its vast geographical territory and pretty rich history. Though Russia or the Russian federation is considered as a European country, a large part of it is situated in the territory of Asian continent. Russia shares its international border with the countries like North Korea, Mongolia, China, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Ukraine, Belarus, Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Finland, and Norway. Moreover, countries like USA and Japan share their maritime borders with Russia. This country offers a huge range of geographical variation due to the area. It is on 9th in the list of the most populous countries in the whole world. Russian cultures were dominant during the medieval period of European history.
Russia is one of biggest economies in the whole world. Russia will always be remembered because of producing the famous liquor called ‘Vodka’. In fact, the GDP is being improved by exporting Vodka. Moreover, it is the one of the largest producers or the natural gas and the oils. Russia is considered as one of the most nuclear powers in the world, and they are one the five permanent members of UN. According to the statistics Russia has the eighth largest nominal GDP in the whole world. On other hand, they are the fifth largest country if the purchasing power parity is considered.
Russia is also famous in providing good quality education. The course fees are in the lower side in Russia compared to some other leading countries in the world. Due to its vastness, the accommodations are available for the foreign students in quite cheap rate. The degrees conferred by the Russian educational institutes are recognized all around the world. Moreover, the education ministry of Russia and the Russian embassies act friendly with the foreign students also.