The Volgograd State Medical University located in VOLGOGRAD, founded in 1935 and started as Stalingrad Medical Institute . 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. The Volgograd State Medical university is listed in the The World Directory of Medical Schools WHO list of world medical schools and also in the International Medical education directory thus is recognized by MCI India. The Volgograd State Medical University has built up relationships and ties with a numerous foreign universities. Volgograd medical University has also been collaborating with the World Federation for Medical Education, World Health Organisation (WHO), UNESCO, British Council, United States Agency for International Development.
Volgograd State Medical University gained very high rank among the Russian Medical College. Since it was founded, the University has attracted highly qualified staff with experience of teaching in many regions of the world. Nowadays the teaching staff of the University numbers 780 highly qualified professors and instructors with 15 academicians, 90 professors and 421 associate professors among them. Most of them have Ph.D.s or more advanced degrees.The academic programs are run by 60 departments of the University. At present about 5000 citizens of Russia and countries of the former Soviet Union and 1000 International Students from India and 75 other foreign countries attend the University. About 80 overseas doctors are engaged in postgraduate study at the University every year. The Volgograd medical university has been training international students since 1962. Over this period 5000 physicians, dentists, pediatricians and pharmacists have been trained for foreign countries.
MBBS in Volgograd Russia
Since 2000 the Volgograd State Medical University has got an opportunity to teach MBBS program to foreign students in the English medium. Students from 70 countries of Europe, Asia, Latin America have studied at our Academy. Over this period 2500 general practitioners, dentists and pediatricians have been trained for foreign countries. Admission to MBBS in Medical University is on the basis of first come first served.The university is known to have a quality education and low fee structure. Annual fee for MBBS in Volgograd state medical university is 5600 US$ per year (english medium) and 3100 US$ for Russian Medium. Living cost for international students studying MBBS in Volgograd have been estimated at US$ 100 to US$ 120 per month which includes food, communication and travel expenses. Academic year starts from first day of September each year and this year is segregated into two semesters. Duration of MBBS Course is of 5.8 years. Post graduate courses are of duration three years.After completion of the undergraduate program students are awarded MD degree.
Volgograd Medical Colleges and Departments:
- College of General Medicine (MBBS)
- College of Dentistry
- College of Pharmacy
- College of Pediatrics
- College of Medical Biochemistry
- College of Social Work and Clinical Psychology
- Department for International Students
- College for Postgraduate and Continuous Education
Volgograd Medical University has 7 student hostels. There is separate accommodation for boys and girls for Indian students, University hostels offer shared and private rooms. In both cases, you can generally count on about 9 square meters of personal space furnished with a bed, table, and cabinet. In the dorm or nearby there are also generally cafeterias, snack bars, and/or cafes. The campus in Wi-Fi enabled and students can avail free internet. Student life at the Volgograd State Medical University and also the City of Volgograd itself is friendly has multiple interesting possibilities, and can be quite enjoyable.The University encourages students to celebrate their national festivals.Spectacular performances with folk songs and dances which are part of such celebration are admired by both students and academic staff.