Established in 1953, Semey State Medical University is one of the largest government-funded medical universities in Kazakhstan with its own hospital and branches in Ust Kamenogorsk and Pavlodar in the picturesque city of Semey.
Semey State Medical University is officially recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI), World Health Organization (WHO), United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE), and the European Medical Association.
Started as an institution with only 320 students in 1953, the university houses more than 4,000 students with 1,200+ international students. Moreover, there are about 500 faculty members including professors, assistant professors, lecturers, teachers, 168 PhDs, 35 Doctors of Sciences, 1 academician, 4 corresponding members of the ANS RK and 3 corresponding members of the AMS RK.
Focused on quality training of competitive specialists by integrating best practices of education, the university is considered to be the pearl of Kazakhstan’s healthcare. Moreover, there are 69 departments, 19 faculties, a gigantic educational complex, a museum, and 4 hostels including one, especially for international students.
The hostels correspond to all modern amenities required for a comfortable stay for the students. Last but not least, the university's library funds over 7,00,000 copies of scientific, artistic, educational and methodical, and educational literature.
Set on the banks of the Irtysh River and near the border with Russia, Semey is a major city in Kazakhstan. The city experienced a warm-summer humid continental climate with warm summers and freezing, snowy winters. With an average temperature of 28.6 °C, July is the hottest month whereas January is the coldest month with an average temperature of -14.2 °C.
Here is some important information you need to know before you apply for MBBS admission in Semey State Medical University.
|Type of University||Public|
|Mode of Instruction||Kazakh, English|
|Duration of Course||Five years|
|Degree Awarded||Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)|
|Mess Charges||$ 100 - $ 120 per month|
|Hostel Fee||$ 500 - $ 1,000 per year|
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