Smolensk State Medical University
Russia has become a hub of Medical universities that offer MBBS and MD degrees at a very affordable price. Smolensk State Medical University is one of the top medical universities in Russia. The university was established in the year 1920 in the city of Smolensk of Russia. The university is located on the Dnieper River which is about 360 kilometres (220 mi) west-southwest of Moscow.
Smolensk State Medical University is ranked at the 22nd position among the medical universities around the world. The university was started with the aim to provide the best quality education to the students from Russia as well as other countries. Today, Smolensk State Medical University is known to be a big scientific organization where fundamental, applied and methodical scientific research are carried out. Initially Smolensk State Medical University was started as an institution but in later years, the level of the academy was raised to that of a university by the Government of Russia based on its excellent results and performance. Then, the name of the organization was changed from “Smolensk State Medical Academy” to “Smolensk State Medical University” in March 2015.
Smolensk State Medical University follows the international curriculum for MBBS, MD and all other undergraduate and postgraduate medical courses. The degree obtained from Smolensk State University is recognized by WHO (World Health Organization), MCI (Medical Council of India), USMLE (United States Medical Licensing Examination), HPCSA (Health Professions Council of South Africa), SCHS (Saudi Commission for Health Specialties), and GMC (General Medical Council) etc.
The medium of instruction in Smolensk State Medical University is English for MBBS and all other medical courses. Every year, thousands of students from countries like India, Nepal, Bangladesh etc. apply in the University to pursue MBBS. At present, Smolensk State Medical University has around 67 departments with over 450 highly qualified teachers and professors. The university is equipped with all the modern infrastructure and facilities including Electronic Microscopes, Bio-Chemical Laboratories, Radio-Isotope Laboratories and lecture halls equipped with Tele-video and multimedia apparatuses.
Smolensk State Medical University is affiliated to around 31 hospitals where the students get hands on training and experience in clinical research and medicine.