Kursk State Medical University
Kursk State Medical University was established in 1935. The past years have been ones of improving the teaching process organization, developing the scientific potential and practical health care, reinforcing the material and technical base. The University has become well-known in the country. Outstanding scientists and practical health care workers are graduates of the University. In 1994 the higher institution obtained the status of a university. Currently it is a multi-profile medical university and a medical educational and cultural centre in the Central Black Earth and Kursk regions thanks to the contributions and efforts of our professors, teachers, staff members. We are proud of fully competent medical professionals who dedicate their lives to promotion of educational and professional excellence.
In 2004 by the decision of the independent public council “European quality” KSMU is listed in the top 100 universities in Russia. The organizational structure and the material and technical base of the university are constantly changing. To-day the university comprises: a library with a fund of more than 500 thousand copies, Research Institute of Ecological Medicine, a consulting diagnostic policlinic, medical institute, four teaching buildings, five comfortable student hostels, three sport halls, a shooting gallery, a canteen, a café and buffets in the teaching buildings and hostels. The university has a licence of the Ministry of general and professional education to conduct educational activity. Post-diploma education is realized in internship, residency training, post-graduate studies. Training of personnel is provided in 4 specialities of doctorate.
The university has trained over 25000 specialists. The instruction is offered at 14 faculties. Annually 700 applicants become students of the university. More than 5000 students are trained at 67 departments. The academic staff of 633 specialists comprises 92 D.Sc. and 333 Ph.D., 2 honoured scientists of the Russian Federation, 2 honoured workers of higher education of the Russian Federation, 1 honoured culture worker of the Russian Federation, 14 honoured physicians of the Russian Federation, 32 academicians and corresponding members of the Russian academies including international ones.
On the base of the university there are 12 scientific schools, numerous scientific laboratories, 5 councils for defending Ph.D. and D.Sc. theses, Central – Black Earth Centre of RAMS. The university scientists have won recognition both in Russia and throughout the world. Our scientists are the authors of two scientific discoveries. Research and practical herald “Human Health” was included in 2007 into the list of publications of the Ph.D. theses investigation results on the recommendation of the State Commission for Academic Degrees and Titles. Annually the university organizes traditional instructional and methodical conferences, international, All-Russia and regional scientific conferences, scientific sessions and forums of the student science with subsequent publications of the research results.
The university is a medico-preventive, medico-diagnostic and consultative centre of medical innovative technologies in practical health care. The academic staff of the clinical departments explain the methods of realization of the priority national project “Health” in the region.
|KURSK STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY, RUSSIA||TUITION FEE / YEAR (INR)||HOSTEL FEE / YEAR (INR)||OTHER CHARGES (INR)||TOTAL FEE (INR)|
|1st Year Fees||2,21,000||22,750||78,000||3,21,750|
|2nd to 6th year Fees||2,21,000/year||22,750/year||—–||2,43,750/year|
Total Expense 15,40,000 INR (approx)
Kursk State Medical University was founded in 1935. During the years of its existence the University has become one of the prestigious higher medical institutions in Russia.
Training of foreign citizens on a contract basis began in December 1991. Training of foreign citizens in Russian medium at the medical faculty began in September 1991. In September 1992 the pharmaceutical faculty was opened. Residency, post-graduate education and internship were opened in 1992. In 1994 Kursk State Medical University was the first among the higher medical establishments in Russia to start teaching foreign citizens in English medium.
The training of foreign students is provided in the following trends: pre-diploma education, diploma education and post-diploma education. Now at Kursk State Medical University there are more than 1100 foreign students 30 countries: Vietnam, Canada, Ghana, Greece, Georgia, Israel, Jordan, India, Yemen, Cameroon, China, Tanzania, Lebanon, Malaysia, Maldives, Morocco, Nigeria, Pakistan, Syria, Sudan, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Turkmenistan, Sweden, Sri-Lanka, Palestine, Zimbabwe, Armenia, Azerbaijan. Most foreign students come Malaysia, Sri-Lanka and Nigeria.
• Additional professional education of students at the department of additional professions.
• Moral and aesthetic education and up-brining of students at the art department.
• Organizing leisure of students.
Nowadays, the library is one of the leading structural units of the university, providing the educational process and research work with all the necessary literature and information. It is the centre of advancement of knowledge, spiritual and intellectual intercourse and culture.
With fast development of university education, opening of new faculties and specialties the library has active work on forming the fund and its safety, perfection of service and the system of informational support based on computerization.
The fund of the library is a rich collection of scientific, educational, foreign literature. It has approximately 500 000 copies. The library gets more than 30000 copies per year. The unique collection of rare books in Medicine of the XVIII-XX centuries is the pride of the library.
The modern stage of development of the library is characterized by some changes of the main priorities of its work with some new aims. Together with keeping book collections, the function of the information centre, with good data bank, is added. The interlibrary technologies and forms of work with readers are changed.
It is hard to imagine the library work without computer technologies. Nowadays modern personal computers, printers and scanners are used. All the main library processes are automated. The local library net has been formed.
In the structure of the library there is a bookstall for the needs of students and teachers in literature. The bookstall organizes the realization of fringe collections and idle literature from the library, materials published by the departments of the university, stationary staff.
Study can be more pleasant if combined with the comfort, safety and enjoyment and that come only if students feel like home at university accommodation. We as a foreign education consultant searched and associated with the Kursk state medical university as it serves everything that student need to feel like home that is also at the pocket friendly rates. Moreover, the extensive assortments in the rooms give the opportunity to every student, regardless of the economical constraints. From a small sized room to large sized master rooms, from personal accommodation to dormitory accommodation, wherein 2 to 3 students share one room. Central heating, continuous hot & cold water supply, electricity, bed, study & storage furniture are the common facilities in all rooms, whereas TV, refrigerator and air conditioner are available on the extra pay. Wi-Fi is available for 24/7, can be availed by paying a minimal charge at the hostel.
In order to solve the recreational purpose of the students, the university has in house playgrounds to play football, volleyball, basketball, cricket, lawn tennis, etc. Other than large sized study rooms, library with huge source are available and open throughout the day to study as well as parks, museums, cafeteria are available in close proximity for refreshment.
The faculty of the Kursk medical university believes simply organized classroom is not adequate to bring out excellence in students, besides mutual respect for each other is uniformly primary, thus pay close attention to the learning environment, psychology and instructional atmosphere that help make study inviting. The medical education in the university encloses practical sessions, theory, lectures, and personal research projects besides group projects, whereas to achieve outlined objective, the Kursk medical university has designed small sized room that help gives closer attention on student along with design the course that promotes inner confidence of the individual as well as abilities to shine in the allied domain and thrive swiftly.
Foreign students studying at KSMU can live in rental apartments or in hostels. Students residing at our hostel are offered comfortable rooms with a picturesque view of beautiful scenes. Hostel accommodation is provided at a nominal fee. Here, students are provided with basic facilities including reading halls and a laundromat. Grocery stores, restaurants, coffee shops, retail stores, public internet spots, pars and transport facilities are of walking distance from the hostel.