Rostov State Medical University

The official name of the University: Rostov State Medical University, Year of foundation: 1930

Address: 29, Nakhichevansky Lane, Rostov-on-Don, 344022, Russia

Rostov State Medical University is one of the leading Russian Medical Universities providing a broad set of educational programs. The teaching staff of the RostSMU consists of scientists and medical practitioners who are committed to their work.  Rostov state medical university has its own well developed academic infrastructure, which includes the unique medical library, a university clinic, sports,  leisure complex and hostels for students. RostSMU students have access to electronic library resources, other modern means of communication during their studies. RostSMU is listed in the top twenty Medical Universities of Russia. RostSMU graduates have all the necessary knowledge, skills and qualifications that enable them to succeed in their future careers, they are in demand in the medical sector.

Highlights of Rostov State Medical University, Russia 

Degree offered MD Physician (Equivalent to MBBS in India)
Course duration 5.8 Years 
Teaching Medium English Medium
Medical Universities Approved by Medical Council of India & WHO

Rostov State Medical University

History of the Rostov State Medical University:

The Rostov State Medical University is the successor of Russian Warsaw University, evacuated to Rostov-on-Don and converted into The Don University. The best representatives of the medical schools of Warsaw, Moscow, St. Petersburg and Kazan were collected on its medical faculty and have founded their own unique Rostov medical school, which has become one of the best in Russia. In 1930, the Medical Faculty of the University was reorganized into the Institute of Medicine, which has become the largest medical university in the South of the USSR.

In the 50s, the Institute has grown significantly, the university became the first category, won the right to conduct the defense of dissertations for awarding the degree of Doctor of Science. It has organized the Evening Department and the Faculty for Advanced Training of physicians. In the 60s, there were opened the Central Scientific Research Laboratory, the Preparatory Faculty on Training Foreign Citizens, several new departments, and at the same time there was an improved clinical base. In 1994, the Institute was granted University status, and then there were organized, several new faculties. Today the Rostov State Medical University is the largest medical research center in Southern Russia.

Authorization Letter of RostSMU, Russia

RostSMU today:

The Rostov State Medical University is the largest basic training and research center in southern Russia. Leading, advanced doctors and world-renown scientists of Russia have formed on the basis of Rostov state medical university. Today the RostSMU operates Ninety-two departments, more than six hundred teachers working, among them, there are 119 Doctors of science, professors and around 350 PhDs.

Rostov state medical university is an international medical school that trains more than a hundred nationalities and ethnic groups from all over the world. RostSMU develops international scientific cooperation with many countries exchanging scientific staff, students, teachers, highly qualified specialists and participating in international scientific conferences.

The Clinic of RostSMU is a multi-field medical institution and medical care to the population of the Rostov region and other territories of Southern Russia. In the clinic, students acquire the necessary skills and get acquainted with modern medical equipment. RostSMU clinic includes 20 inpatient units with 675 beds. Under the national project in the sphere of HEALTH care physicians for the Rostov Region and the whole Caucasian region are successfully trained at our University.

RostSMU faculties:

Rostov State Medical University which has been training specialists for foreign countries since 1961 is highly appreciated abroad. In 1964 the Dean’s office of Faculty on Training Foreign Students and Postgraduates was organized. Foreign students are trained at the faculties of General Medicine, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, and Stomatology. Annually the University produces about 120 foreign specialists from about 100 countries of Asia, Africa, and Latin America. Many graduates of the Rostov State Medical University after completing the residency and postgraduate course became prominent statesmen, heads of clinics, hospitals, departments of Ministries of Health in their Motherland. 

RostSMU admission: Two intakes in a year 

  1. Intake: May-June
  2. Intake: July-September 

RostSMU Recognition:

The Rostov State Medical University is mainly recognized by the Ministry of Health and Education of Russia, Medical Council of India, World Health Organization, ECFMG (USA), Medical Councils of African, Arabian, Asian & Europian Countries, etc. RostSMU is listed in the top twenty Medical Universities of Russia.

Rostov state medical university Ranking:

Country Rank: 273, World Rank: 6818. RostSMU is the first choice of foreign students as well as for Indian students for studying Medicine (MBBS) in Russia. According to the Indian Embassy Rostov state medical university is in the top 20 list of Russian Government Medical Universities.

Rostov State Medical University Fees:

The fees structure for 2020: 

Fee Pattern Total Fee
1st Year
2nd-6th Per Year
Grand Total
Per Year 5800 USD 4250 USD 27050 USD

*Yearly fees includes tuition fee, hostel fee & medical insurance fee.

Duration of Studying MBBS in RostSMU, Russia

  • Duration of MBBS Course is 5.8 years for English Medium and 7 years for Russian Medium.

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Eligibility Criteria for Study MBBS (Medicine) at RostSMU, Russia

  • The candidate must have completed 17 years on or before 31 December at the time of admission for the MBBS Course.  
  • The students must have secured 65% per each subject ECB (English, Chemistry, Biology) in their 12th or higher secondary done through from CBSE/State Board or any other equivalent board.
  • The candidate’s NEET score is mandatory for admission.
  • Admission to the first year of training in 2020 for all specialties of higher education is carried out at the Rostov State Medical University by the results of two entrance examinations, including Chemistry & Biology.

Rostov State Medical University Hostels:

Rostov State Medical University has five hostels, from them two are situated in University campus which is for new students, Hostels are very good and comfortable as compare to other universities, especially it’s very good for new students that two hostels are near, which is 5-10 minutes far from University, Canteen facility available for daytime meal. 

Rostov-on-Don city at a glance:

Rostov-on-Don or Rostov-na-Donu is the largest city in the south of Russia, the capital of the Rostov region and the Southern Federal District. It is a major administrative, cultural, scientific, educational, and industrial center and a major transport hub of southern Russia. to the southeast of the East European Plain, on the Don River, it lies 32 kilometers from the Sea of Azov. The southwestern suburbs of the city about the Don River delta. Informally, Rostov-on-Don is called “the Gate to the Caucasus” and the southern capital of Russia. The climate is temperate continental. The average temperature in January is minus 3 degrees Celsius, in July – plus 23.4 degrees Celsius. City view: 

The Rostov Regional Museum of Local History has collections on Cossack lore and war history. Nearby, Rostov Regional Museum of Fine Arts displays Russian art from the 16th–20th centuries. The Rostov Academic Drama Theater of Maxim Gorky, built in the shape of a tractor, presents classic and contemporary plays. Outside, Theater Square has fountains and a Ferris wheel. Rostov is a significant educational and cultural center of Russia. Rostov is a city of Peace and Calm. Rostov-on-Don is one of the host city of 2018 FIFA World Cup. Rostov is connected by buses, railways, river port and an international airport (Platov International Airport). The public transport system is extensively developed and is used by large number of people for daily commuting. It consists of buses, trolleybuses, trams. 

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