Kyrgyz State Medical Academy

The Kyrgyz State Medical Academy (I.K. Akhunbaev Kyrgyz State Medical Academy) was opened on 1 September 1939 in the city of Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. It is a very affordable and excellent medical university to study MBBS in Kyrgyzstan. It is a very prominent MCI recognized medical university to study MBBS in Kyrgyzstan or MBBS in abroad. Instead of MBBS in India, students are going to this MCI university as the fee structure offered is very affordable and probably, the lowest in the world.

MCI Approved: Yes

Establishment: 1 September 1939

Location: Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Type of University: Public

Mode of Instruction: Russian, Kirghiz; Kyrgyz, English

Duration of Course

The duration to study MBBS in Kyrgyzstan in Kyrgyz State Medical Academy is “five” years (as of 2018). The five-year course program at Kyrgyz State Medical Academy is well structured and integrated. It enhances the learning process and allows the students to successfully appear in some of the major medical examinations like the USMLE, PLAB, and the MCI Screening Test etc.

Recognition of Degree

This MCI recognized medical university to study MBBS in Kyrgyzstan has recognition by some of the leading medical councils and organizations in the world. To name a few, this university has accreditation and recognition by the Medical Council of India (MCI), World Health Organization (WHO), Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER), International Medical Education Directory (IMED), Ministry of Education and Science, Kyrgyzstan etc.

Hostel / Accommodation

Public, as well as private hostels, are available for Indian students in Kyrgyz State Medical Academy. On an average, the hostel fee to study MBBS in Kyrgyzstan sums up to around 500 USD per year. However, your overall expenses depend on the preferences you make.

Also, if you take admission on time, chances of better hostels are even more. If you get late, all good hostels may get already acquired. Therefore, you have to stay in dormitories with around three other students.

Indian food is also easily available in these hostels. PGMedica Overseas also has their own private hostels which are completely safe for students. So, if you are looking for hostels in Kant, contact us to know more.

More About Bishkek City


Bishkek (formerly Pishpek and Frunze) is the capital city of of Kyrgyzstan. Furthermore, it is the largest city of Kyrgyzstan. Also, it borders Central Asia’s Tian Shan range. Most importantly, it attracts a large number of international students to study MBBS in Kyrgyzstan every year.


Bishkek has both hot dry summer continental and mediterranean climate. Overall, the average temperature of Bishkek is around 11.3 degree Celsius. January is the coldest month whereas July is the hottest month in Bishkek. The summer months are dominated by dry periods whereas the winter months are dominated by sparse snow storms and frequent heavy fog.