Volgograd State Medical University is one of the
most famous and highly reputable Higher Schools
both in Russia and abroad. It is proud of its
highly qualified teaching staff advanced
researchers and experienced physicians whose names
are world famous.
Choosing this university means plentiful
opportunities for gaining professional expertise
and career pursuit. The university is accredited
by the Russian Ministry for Education for the
teaching of both Russian and overseas students.
The university is also listed in the World
Directory of Medical Schools recognised by the
World Health Organisation. It means that our
graduates can get a job at any country after
passing national examinations of that country.
The University was founded as the Stalingrad
Medical Institute in 1935. In 1993, it got the
status of an Academy and in 2003 was granted the
status of a university.
Prof. Vladmir I Petrov
university was among the first in Russia to
provide educational services to International
students in 1962. English medium courses are
handled by professors having teaching experience
in foreign universities or having actively
participated in exchange programs.
All the courses combine intensive training in the
theory of medicine with practical activities.
Students from 113 countries in Asia, Latin
America, Africa and Europe have passed through the
portals of the university. Pre clinical courses
are conducted in 4 main buildings of the
university while clinical courses are provided in
15 multiprofile clinics with departments of
surgery, cardiology, Traumatology, Opthalmology,
obstetrics and gynaecology equipped with the most
up-to-date diagnostic and treatment
facilities. The Regional Cardiology Centre is one
of the best cardiological clinics in Russia.
Students & Dr. Najeerul Ameen with Vice Chancellor
Prof. A. A. Spasov & Dean Dr. D. N. Emiliyanov
There are 3 comfortable hostels including
apartments with all modern conveniences. A well
stocked library supports the students with over
7,00,000 books in Russian, English, French,
German, Arabian and other languages. There is an
internet centre within the library.
The university has built up relationships with a
number of foreign universities the University of
Arkansas for Medical Sciences of USA, Albert
Ludwigs Universitaet of Freiberg Germany, Martin
Luther Halle-wittenberg Universitaet of Germany
and many more from Belgium, France and China. It
has been collaborating with the World Federation
for Medical Education, the WHO, UNESCO, British
Council, United Agency for International
Development etc and has participated in a wide
range of joint international research projects.
The university has 763 highly qualified teachers
and instructors with 11 Academicians, 96
Professors and 401 Associate Professors among
them. Most of them have PhD's or more advanced
Pavshikh Bortsov Sq, Volgograd, Russian Federation