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Smolensk State Medical University

About University

Smolensk State Medical University is one of the top Medical Universities of Russia for pursuing MBBS. The university is ranked on the 22nd position in the international rating and has become a big scientific establishment where fundamental, applied and methodical scientific research are carried out. The university was established in 1920 in the city of Smolensk of Russia. It is located on the Dnieper River which is about 360 kilometers (220 mi) west-southwest of Moscow.

Based on its excellent results, the Government of Russia has raised the level of this organization from an Academy to the University. Hence the name of the organization was changed from “Smolensk State Medical Academy” to “Smolensk State Medical University” in March 2015. The well structured syllabus of this university, for undergraduate and postgraduate medical studies, 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 PMDC (Pakistan Medical and Dental Council) etc.

The medium of instruction for international students in SSMU is English. There is a big number of international students from more than 50 countries studying in this university. There are 67 departments, where 450 highly qualified teachers are working. All the faculties and departments are well equipped with Electronic Microscopes, Bio-Chemical Laboratories, Radio-Isotope Laboratories and lecture halls equipped with Tele-video and multimedia apparatuses.

Students are required to complete a one year internship at one of the hospitals affiliated to SSMU. About 31 hospitals are working under the Smolensk State Medical University out of which 8 hospitals have 6000 beds which are used for education of students.


Student Life

Every year an Indian cultural program is organized in which Indian and Russian students participate and show glimpses of Culture of India. Smolensk University organizes various activities and intercultural programs every year in which the students actively participate. The maximum number of students are members of many clubs and organizations like Women’s committee, sport club and other international organizations. Such activities help the students in their academic as well as extracurricular growth.

There is a sports complex in the campus which consists of a playground, a well-equipped gymnasium, two big sport halls, swimming pool with sauna bath and two shooting galleries, which can be used by all sport enthusiasts. The hostels of Smolensk State Medical University are centrally heated like (air-conditioned), and fully furnished. The accommodation in the hostel maintains a system with maximum two or three students in one room. The Students are provided with full bedding. The hostels for boys and girls are separate. Every hostel has internet facilities provided by University. The security level in the hostel is well maintained.

Tuition Fee Structure

Tuition Fee 1st Year 2nd-6th Year Total Fee
Per Year 6000 USD (390000 INR approx) 6000 $ x 5= 30000 USD (1950000 INR approx) 36500 USD(234000 INR approx)
Subsidized Fee Package 8 Lac INR 1.2 Lac INR x 5= 6 Lac INR 14 Lac INR

1 USD=65 INR (approx for calculation)

Fees includes Tuition Fee, Basic Hostel Fee and Medical Insurance.