Top Medical Universities in Russia

What are the top medical universities in Russia?
There are about 30 Russian medical universities ranked in the Top 100 medical  universities in international rankings by UNESCO and World Health Organization. Following are the highest ranked higher education instituions in the league tables:

Moscow Medical Academy:
Moscow Medical Academy is the 2nd Best medical university in the world (behind Rene Descartes Academy of Medical Sciences), according to the international rating by the UNESCO and World Health Organization (WHO).

The I.M. Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy (MMA) is the largest and the oldest national medical higher educational institution. It has about 9,000 students from Russia and foreign countries including India studying at the academy. Students are trained in the following area:
  • General Medicine (Russian and English medium)
  • Nursing
  • Pharmacy (Russian and French medium)
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Stomatology
  •  Faculty for research and teaching staff training
The academy is a member of the World Association of Universities.

Russian State Medical University:
Founded in 1906, Russian State Medical University (formerly the 2nd Moscow State Medical Institute) is ranked as 3rd BEST medical university globally by WHO and UNESCO rankings.

There are three major faculties at RSMU:
  • Medical faculty
  • Pediatric faculty
  • Bio-medical faculty
It has 70 specialized clinics, hospitals and medical establishments with over 19,000 beds and attracts overseas students in large numbers, about 7000 students from various countries enrolled in its programs.

St. Petersburg State Medical University:
St. Petersburg State Medical University is one of the Top 10 medical institutions in the world! It is rated 10th in the world by WHO and UNESCO.

Other top institutions:
Rostov-on-Don State University is placed at 27th in the world and Tver State Medical Academy placed at 43rd globally by the the UNESCO and World Health Organization rankings.

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