The University comprises the following structural subdivisions:
1.14 faculties, 67 departments.
2. Consulting and diagnostic center.
3. Research Institute of Ecological Medicine.
4. Teaching and auxiliary subdivisions: editorial and publishing department,
centre for information technologies of teaching, teaching and methodical administration,
Central methodical Council.
5. Administrative subdivisions: Academic Council of the Univeristy, the Univeristy administration,
dean’s offices, interfaculty boards, student clerical office, staff administration, patent group,
scientific and medical information department, research sector,departments of post-graduate training
and clinical specialization, economical activity administration, administration for international
relations and other auxiliary department. Socio-scientific subdivisions are also available at the
University: Central problem commission, scientific problem commissions, thesis councils, young
scientists’ council, Student scientific society.
The Univieristy provides training in 10 specialties: General Medicine, Pediatrics,
Medico-Prevention Management, Stomatogy, Pharmacy (full-time and correspondence course),
Clinical Psychology (full-time training), Nursing (full-time and correspondence training),
Social work (full-time training and externship), Economics and Management at an Enterprise
of public Health (full-time and correspondence training, externship), Biotechnology (full-time
and correspondence training).
Kursk Medical University is ranked as one of the 10 best Russian Medical Universities.
KSMU was the first University in Russia to Conduct Medical program fully in English.
Date of Foundation : February 1935
Type of Institution : State.
Courses taught In English Medium : All courses at the Pre-university coures, Medical, Pharmaceutical and Stomatological
(Dentistry) Faculties. Total number of student in KSMU : 5000 Students
International student : About 1200 from mour than 35 countries.
Academic staff 650 lecturers with 70% holding PhD or equivalent 92 professors holding D.Sc
Class size : 6 to 12 students in one group (depending on the course)
On Behalf of the staff of the Kursk State Medical University, I invite foreign students to join our University.
We are one of the leading Medical Universities in the Russian Federation having best experience of teaching and
training in different faculties of the University in Russian Medium as well as in English Medium. Our open admmission
policy makes it possible for young people of any age, back-ground and nationality to study at the Kursk State Medical
You are warmly Welcome!
Prof. A.I. Lazarev Rector,KSMU
Training of students and interns is carried out in compliance with the recent achievements in world science
and technology and application of upto-date diagnostic equipments. Computers are being increasingly used for
research work and data processing. The students are involved in research work as an Integral part of their
studies, write term papers and graduation thesis. They participate in student scientific societies. Capable
students are trained according to special programs.
Staff of the University
The scientist of the University execute a great amount of treatment diagnostic and consulting work in
different clinics of the city and region. Many specialists of the University are well-known for their
contribution to practical and functional medicine in our country as well as abroad. They are members of
various National, European and International scientific association and societies (Professor Zavjalov A.V
. – Corresponding member of RAMS, Professor Mjasnikov A.D., Professor Laskov V.B.). There area number of
scientific laboratories successfully functioning at the University (laboratories of – electro-physiology,
Biotechnology, Psycho-somatics, Immunofermental Diagnostics, Clinical Immunology, Medical Genetics,
There is a Scientific Research Institute of Ecological Medicine in the structure of KSMU. The scientific
center of there academies were founded on the base of this Institute namely: the Central Black Earth Region
Center of the Academy of Natural Sciences, of the Academy of Natural Sciences, the department of the
International Academy of Informatization and the Central-Black Earth Region Centerof the Russian Academy
of Medical Sciences.
Annually more than 500 students are admitted to 11 faculties of the University:
faculty of nursing
faculty of economy and management of Public Health faculty of stomatology
faculty of biotechnology
faculty of medicine and prophylaxis
faculty of post diploma education
faculty of foreign students training (Russian and English Medium).
There is also a medical and pharmaceutical college in the structure of the KSMU (incornplete higher education).
Post-diploma education is carried out at the courses of post-graduate and clinical studies
in the following specialties:
Economy and Management in Public Health
Obstetrics and gynecology Otolaryngology
Paediatrics Infectious diseases Psychiatry Roentgenology
Traumatology and Orthopedics Legal Medicine
Physiology Surgery Allergology and Immunology
We welcome students from Abroad. Our open Admission policy makes it posible for young people of any age,
background and Nationality km study at the KSMU. We invite you to join one of the leadin• medical higher
institution in Russia. We believe you will have productive and rewarding years of training at the KSMU.
Kursk is one of the oldest cities of Central Russia not far from Moscow. It is a large Industrial, Cultural
and Scientific center. The avearage temperature in summer is +20C, in winter -8C. The population of the city
is more than 600,000.