Bashkir State Medical University is located in Ufa, Republic of Bashkortostan.
The Russian Federation is a unique country occupying a vast territory populated by millions of people. Russia is known for being a big country with a great history and rich cultural heritage. Russia is the largest country in the world, covering more than 17 mln sq.km, which is more than one-eighth of the Earth's inhabited land area Russia is considered to be a European country, although two-thirds of its territory is located in Asia. Extending from West to East, Russia spans ten time zones. The climate has a clear distinction of two seasons - cold and warm. Most of the country's territory lies within the zone of temperate climate.
2) Republic of Bashkortostan
The Republic of Bashkortostan, a part of Volga Federal District, is located in the southern part of the Ural Mountains, at the border of Europe and Asia, between the Volga River and the Ural Mountains. According to census 2018, the population of the Republic was 4,063,293. The Republic of Bashkortostan is one of the richest territories of Russia in mineral resources with deposits of some 3,000 mineral resources. Bashkortostan is one of the principal centers of oil extraction in the Russian Federation.
3) Ufa city
Ufa is an administrative, political, economic, scientific and cultural center of the Republic of Bashkortostan. Ufa has a population of more than one million inhabitants, and it is the eleventh most populous city in Russia. BRICS and SCO summit took place in Ufa in 2015.
Climate. Ufa has a warm summer continental climate.
Languages. According to the 2010 Census, spoken languages: Russian (97%), Tatar (26%), Bashkir (23%).
Religion. Bashkortostan is multicultural with a heterogeneous population by religion. The major religions in the city are Sunni Islam and Russian Orthodoxy.
Transportation. Ufa has modern transportation system which gives a lot of convenient routes to get in or getting around the city.
There are several options like plane, train and intercity buses to get in the city.
Ufa International Airport (IATA: UFA). There are several flights a day to Moscow and St. Petersburg. There are also flights to Istanbul (Turkey) operated by Turkish Airlines. The airport is located southeast of the city and not so far from the city center. Public transportation to and from the airport is uncomplicated, as there is a direct bus service (Route 110) between the airport and the city center. Website: http://www.airportufa.ru/en/main.html
Ufa Rail Road Station is a large hub connecting the city to the rest of Russia by railways. More about Russian Railroad on the website http://eng.rzd.ru
For getting around the city, it has easy to access public transportation system with buses, trams Tand trolleybuses. Many taxi services available like “Uber”, “Gett” and popular in Russia “Yandex Taxi”.
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