WHY KSMU ?
KSMU is the third oldest Medical University in Russia after Moscow and St. Petersburg. Only University in Kazan which is recognized by the Ministry of Health care & Ministry of Education & Science of Russian Federation. Government funded University. Only University in Kazan, recognized by the WHO, listed in the world Directory of Medical Schools(Avicenna Directory for Medicine). Only University in Kazan recognized by ECFMG (USA).
Only University in Kazan , recognized by the leading medical council viz AMC, GMC, MCI, etc. With 200 years of experience in medical training . KSMU is Justifiable International University. Around 700 students from more than 57 countries around the world study here and half of them study in English. More than 5500 medical students, clinical residents and interns, 9 faculties, 65 departments and staff of more than 1500.
Student Life at KSMU
Different athletics programs are conducted by Kazan State Medical University. The University provides recreation programs including football, tennis, swimming, skiing, basketball, skating etc. Many activities have been arranged by the student's club. Universities help students to find their inner potential in studies, art work, research, sports, public work etc.
Semester Exams :
There are two Semester in the academic year:
Autumn semester – From September to January,
Spring semester – From February to June.
In order to appear for the exam, students must have passed all the credit-tests, and must have fulfilled the 100% attendance.
All students have their vacation twice a year.
Summer vacations: from July 1 to August 31.
Winter vacations: from January 15 to February 7.
THINGS TO REMEMBER!
Warm clothing, bring a warm coat or cardigan and a jacket. Favourite books or music, Laptop, computer, tablets, camera and other valuables should be carried in your hand luggage and not in check in. Your hand luggage should include enough personal items to last for your first night in Russia, just in case your luggage is delayed or lost. Make sure your luggage is clearly labelled in English or in Russian. Kazan is also a modern city that offers global citizen access to technologies, service, art, sports and cultural events.