The Volgograd State Medical University located in VOLGOGRAD, founded in 1935 and started as Stalingrad Medical Institute . In 1993 it got the status of the Academy, and in 2003 it was granted the status of the University. It is currently headed by the prominent Russian scientist, Academician of the Russian Academy for Medical Sciences, Professor Vladimir I. Petrov. The Volgograd State Medical university is listed in the The World Directory of Medical Schools WHO list of world medical schools and also in the International Medical education directory provided by FAIMER thus is recognized by MCI India. The Volgograd State Medical University has built up relationships and ties with a numerous foreign universities. Volgograd medical University has also been collaborating with the World Federation for Medical Education, World Health Organisation (WHO), UNESCO, British Council, United States Agency for International Development.
Since 2000 the Volgograd State Medical University has got an opportunity to teach MBBS program to foreign students in the English medium. Students from 70 countries of Europe, Asia, Latin America have studied at our Academy. Over this period 2500 general practitioners, dentists and pediatricians have been trained for foreign countries. Admission to MBBS in Volgograd state medical university is on the basis of first come first served.The university is known to have a quality education and low fee structure. Annual fee for MBBS in volgograd state medical university is 5600 US$ per year (english medium) and 3000 US$ for Russian Medium. Living cost for international students studying MBBS in Volgograd have been estimated at US$ 100 to US$ 120 per month which includes food, communication and travel expenses. Academic year starts from first day of September each year and this year is segregated into two semesters. Duration of MBBS Course is of six years. Post graduate courses are of duration three years.After completion of the undergraduate program students are awarded MD degree, which is equivalent to MBBS awarded by the Indian colleges.