Volgograd State Medical University

About Volgograd State Medical University

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Volgograd State Medical University was founded in the year 1935 and back then it was started as Stalingrad Medical Institute. It was given the status of university in year 2003. The Volgograd Statate Medical University functions under the Ministry of Health of Russian Federation & Ministry of Higher Education System of Russia. The university is recognized by WHO (World Health Organization) & MCI (Medical Council of India). VSMU is among those medical colleges in Russia which has always been an active participant in various international projects which promote clinical & medical research. This is one the primary reasons international students prefer Volgograd over other MBBS colleges in Russia. Ambassadors from US, India, China, Malaysia, etc. have visited Volgograd State Medical University in the past too.

Volgograd State Medical University is quite popular in Russia as well as among students from India, attributing to the highly qualified teaching staff, researchers & experienced professors. The university is proud of it’s trainers & graduates who have brought fame to it & made it one of the most sought options among students from India for MBBS in Russia. The university has been training foreign students since year 1962. And from year 2000, the university also started complete MBBS course in English medium. It gave hundreds of students from India the opportunity to get MBBS admission in Russia and study in Volgograd State Medical University. The fees of studying MBBS in Volgograd State medical University in English medium course is higher as compared to Russian medium course.

Volgograd State Medical University has 9 faculties viz Faculty of General Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Pediatrics, Social work & Psychology, Medical Biochemistry, department of post graduation, department of international students & department of preparatory courses. The university has numerous collaboration & exchange programs with foreign universities around the world. Some of them are University of Arkansas (USA), Martin Luther Halle Wittnberg University (Germany) & Albert Ludwigs University (Germany). Apart from these, the university has tie ups with numerous universities in China, France & Belgium. With so many great achievements attached to it’s name and a very competitive fee as compared to other university’s MBBS fees in Russia, Volgograd State Medical University still remains one of the prime choices for students from India who wish to study MBBS in Volgograd State Medical University. The university is always keen to accept eligible students from different cultures around the world and produce great doctors of future.

MBBS Admission in Volgograd State Medical University


  • 50% marks in PCB in 10+2 or equivalent
  • Minimum 17 years age till 31st December
  • NEET qualification mandatory

Duration & Medium

  • Duration of Course : 6 Years
  • Medium of Instruction : English

Study in Volgograd State Medical University

Volgograd State Medical University has 4 main buildings for pre-clinical classes i.e. from 1st - 3rd year of course. And all the clinical classes are conducted in 15 hospitals located in city where cardiology, gynecology, obstetrics, traumatology, surgery, etc. are taught by doctors & professors. Students studying MBBS in Volgograd State Medical University enjoy excellent facilities like an enormous library with more than 7,00,000 books available in different languages, canteens, sports facilities, internet cafes, etc. Foreign students are provided accommodation in university hostels equipped with modern facilities. The hostels are located close to the university campus and at a walking distance. Students also can rent a flat in city and full assistance is provided to them members of university administrative staff in this. Students enjoy many sorts of events while studying MBBS in Volgograd State Medical University like social & cultural programs, visit to historical places in city, boat tours, sight seeing, sports events, festivals, art performances, etc.

Volgograd is the capital city of Volgograd State. It is situated in the southern region of Russia. The region is of very much strategic importance and in also the gate to South Russia. The region shares it’s borders with Voronezh, Astrakhan, Saratov & also countries Kazakhstan & Kalmykia. Volgograd is a home to people more than 100 nationalities from around the world. The city is located on the bank of river Volga. Volgograd is an industrial hub for fuel, chemical, oil, tree & food products. Some of the famous places to visit in city are Mamaev Hill, Museum Panorama, Destroyed Mill, Pavlov’s House, River Station, etc. Volgograd is well connected by air, rail & road to all major cities of Russia and students get to know a lot about Russia’s history who come to study MBBS in Volgograd State Medical University.