Northern State Medical University was established in 1936, It almost has an experience of 89 years. Currently, 9000 students are studying at Northern State Medical University from 15 countries including India, Iran, and Egypt, and every year many students come from different countries for different medical programs.
As the name suggests, Northern State Medical University is a government university. It is controlled by the state government and all funds are also managed by the state government. A degree from this university is valid throughout the world in any country you want after giving the licensing exam of that particular country.
The course duration for studying at Northern State Medical University is of 5.8 to 6 years.
Many times the students have this doubt that whether the course language will be Russian or English, even when you read the admission letter for Northern State Medical University, it clearly says the first three years will be in complete English, and in the last three years all your lectures, books, examinations end to end will be in the English language.
However, your clinical rotations will be in the Russian language, and for which there will be a translator going with you.
Currently, at Northern State Medical University, there are
8000+ medical students studying and nearly 2000 of them are foreign students and the majority chunk is Indian students.
Northern State Medical University’s medical fees are nearly
6000 USD approx. However, when the fees are paid it is payable only in Ruble (Russia’s currency).
So if we talk about the total budget to study at Northern State Medical University it will be 35 lakhs in Indian currency i.e. INR which comprises 6 years of tuition fees, 6 years of your hostel, 6 years of food, 6 years of medical insurance, and a 6-year visa extension, it doesn’t include your travel allowance and personal expenses.
COURSES OFFERED AT NORTHERN STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
MBBS in Russia for Indian Students can choose from a wide range of courses at Northern State Medical University. These courses are at par with the current international standard and offer excellent practice-oriented medical education for students from all over the world.
- MBBS (6 years)
- Pharmacy(5 years)
- Dentistry(6 years)
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA NORTHERN STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
- 50% Aggregate in PCB in class 12th.
- Should be NEET qualified.
- Should be able to clear a basic entrance exam for admission.
Hostel facilities at Northern State Medical University
Northern State Medical University has overall five hostels, to accommodate 5000 students.
All rooms in the hostel have attached kitchens and washrooms. The occupancy in each hostel room is based on choice and budget. But a maximum of only 3 people are allowed in one room. All the rooms are well furnished, well ventilated and air-conditioned. Apart from Internet access, students also get TV sets in their common areas. Indian TV channels are also subscribed for student entertainment. All the rooms are under CCTV surveillance for the safety of the students. Bed linens are provided at the time of occupancy, and washed once a week, while hostel rooms are cleaned every day.
ACCREDITATION AND RECOGNITION
Over the years, Northern State Medical University has received multiple awards and recognition for its contribution to the field of medical science and education. In acceptance of its commitment to a world-class education, the NSMU is recognized by:
- World Health Organization
- National Medical Commission (NMC India)
- General Medical Council of the United Kingdom
- Ministry of Health and science of the Russian Federation
- American Medical Council
ADMISSION INTAKE: NORTHERN STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
NSMU accepts admissions two times a year. Overseas students can apply for either summer intakes or winter intakes. Traditionally, summer intakes, September – October, see more applications. The admission process starts as early as June.
If candidates for some reason miss out on the summer intakes, they can apply for the winter intakes as well. These batches start from Feb-Mar and the application process commences from August and lasts till September.