Study Mbbs in Volgograd State Medical University
Volgograd State Medical University is located in Volgograd which is situated in the southern part of Russia on the west bank of the Volga River. It started as Stalingrad Medical Institute founded in 1935. In 1993 it got the status of the Academy, and in 2003 it was granted the status of the University. It is currently headed by the prominent Russian scientist, Academician of the Russian Academy for Medical Sciences, Professor Vladimir I. Petrov.
The University is accredited by the Russian Ministry for Education for the teaching of both Russian and overseas students. It boasts of a highly qualified teaching staff, advanced researchers and experienced physicians. The University has been training international students since 1962. Since 2000 the Volgograd State Medical University has got an opportunity to teach foreign students in the English language.
Colleges and Departments of the university
- College of General Medicine
- College of Dentistry and MD
- College of Pediatrics
- College of Pharmacy
- College of Medical Biochemistry
- College of Social Work and Clinical Psychology
- Department for International Students
- College for Postgraduate and Continuous Education
- Department for Foundation Courses
The pre-clinical courses are provided at the 4 main buildings of the university while the clinical courses are provided at 15 multiprofile clinics equipped with up-to-date facilities. The main building houses a well-stocked library with over 700 000 books in different languages. International students can also get a lot of information from a variety of journals from UK, US, Germany and so on. To facilitate students the library works till 19:00 in the evening on weekdays. The university also provides free Internet service for all students. Students also have the opportunity to conduct research at the different departments of the university.
The University provides 3 hostels with most of the facilities for students. Most of these hostels house both Russian and international students. Due to a recent increase in the number of students the hostels are usually full, but however the university houses a special accommodation service which provides students with comfortable flats to rent.
Sports, Social and Cultural facilities
The university has a department for physical training. It includes a gym, sports ground and an indoor mini stadium. It also rents a swimming pool and a big stadium. During the first two years of study it is compulsory for students to attend physical training after which they can opt for training in different sports. Every year the department conducts competitions for different sports. Other than that every year the Indian students and the Malaysian students conduct cricket and football tournaments respectively.
The many theatres, cinemas, concert halls and museums located in the city make it possible for the international students to learn and enjoy the Russian culture. Every year the international students conduct their national cultural programs and functions, the famous one being - The Indian Vecher, conducted by the Indian students.
The city also has many churches, mosques, synagogue and a Hindu temple which gives an opportunity for the students to observe their traditions.
The University has a special Department for International students which is in charge of the welfare of the international students, their academics and everyday activities. The department assigns teachers as curators for different groups of students and they are responsible for helping the students with the Russian culture and lifestyle and solving any problems that may arise. The Deans office regularly visit the students during their classes and keep a track of their academic record. The university regularly sends information to the parents regarding their children's academic progress and other activities. The University also arranges invitations for those parents who want to come to Volgograd and see the environment in which their children live and study.
Every semester the university sets aside a day for academically excellent students and such students receive a certificate of excellence from the Dean for International students. Every Newyear the university organises a function with the Rector during which students who excel in extracurricular activities like sports, entertainment etc... are awarded. The University also organises various conferences and seminars throughout the year and interested students may use such opportunities to widen their knowledge.
- Minimum 50% aggregate marks in PCB in 12th
- Minimum 17 years age till 31st December 2019
- NEET 2019 qualified (As per Indian government’s rules)
Admission Requirements for Foreign Students:
- Application Form
- 4 photos 3 x 4
- Certificate of Secondary Education
- Legalisation of educational documents (about 100 USD not covered by the University)
- EXAMS: Biology and Chemistry
- Medical Certificate of Health Status
Why Mbbs in Volgograd State Medical University
- Established in 1935
- Faster admission process
- Zero donation
- Low hostel & tuition fee
- 6,000+ Students
Volgograd State Medical University Fee Structure
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Northern State Medical University Fee Structure has a minimal hostel of around 42,000 Lakhs approx.