Russian National Research Medical University named after N.I. Pirogov or formerly known as Russian State Medical University (RSMU) is an educational institute located in Moscow, Russia. It is fully accredited and recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia and is currently under the authority of the Ministry of Health and Social Development of the Russian Federation. As one of the largest medical institution in Russia and Europe, currently more than 9200 people are enrolling in almost 115 different academic departments in this university.
More than 2000 professors are working in 115 departments offer lectures, seminars and practical laboratory sessions in the sciences in more than 250 courses. University has аn established network of the biggest Moscow state clinical hospitals which service hundreds of thousands people with various pathologies. The RSMU is closely connected with practical health care. The University has its bases in 38 largest city hospitals, some dispensaries and maternity homes, among which is the Republican Children’s Clinical Hospital equipped with the modern medical facilities and a computer centre. In these hospitals the future doctors have their clinical practice under the supervision of experienced teachers.
You will have а unique opportunity to acquire hands оn knowledge of how real patients are diagnosed, treated, operated and how they recover. Active participation in design and carrying out of therapy strategies for real patients at clinics under guidance of senior professors is оnе of our distinctive competitive advantages.
|Educational program||Level of education||Duration of study|
|General medicine||Master’s Degree||6 years|
|Pediatrics||Master’s Degree||6 years|
|Dentistry||Master’s Degree||5 years|
|Pharmacy||Master’s Degree||5 years|
According to the rules of admission for foreign citizens to the RSMU the admission to the first year is accomplished on the basis of the certificate of the complete secondary education. The legalization of the documents (the proof of their authenticity) and their correspondence to the Russian educational standards are required when submitting the documents for admission.
Medical (THERAPEUTIC) FACULTY
Therapeutic faculty (medical) was founded in 1906. It was Russian first Higher Medical educational establishment for women. Over the period of its existence there were more than 30000 therapists trained.
Currently, therapeutic faculty is still the largest university faculty – 4630 students of university are specialized in «Clinical Therapy». As it was in previous years faculty departments are tightly connected with Moscow institutions for health treatment in practice, such as: big state clinical hospitals, maternity hospitals, outpatient-polyclinic establishments that form the clinical basis.
Russian National Research Medical University named after N.I. Pirogov trains highly qualified physicians on major spheres of medical activity: therapists, surgeons and others. The faculty consists of 40 departments that provide our graduates for high level in general theories, medico biological and clinical training.
In 1930 the unique to the world and to our country maternity, baby-hood and children’s treatment faculty was opened in RNRMU (now pediatric faculty).
Starting from the very day of the faculty formation future pediatricians were trained according to high school regulations and practical health treatment demands. Departments of the pediatric faculty are tightly connected with Moscow Health Service establishment and possess hospital stock of more than 10000 beds.
22 academicians and RAMS associates as well as 20 academicians and associates of other academies, more than 130 doctors of medical sciences including 96 professors 53 of whom head the departments work at the departments and train students of the pediatric faculty. More than 400 lecturers have academic degrees of candidate of Medical Science, over 190 have a degree of an associate professor.
Over the period of pediatric faculty existence there were 75 full-time and 37 evening courses of study, over 25000 pediatricians were trained.
Russian National Research Medical University named after N.I. Pirogov have opened the the course of studies at dentistsry faculty at 2008. Russian National Research Medical University named after N.I. Pirogov provides a high quality education for foreign students in the field of Dentistry with qualified specialists on the corresponding disciplines, modern equipment required for pedagogic procedures, enlarge library stock.
CLINICAL RESIDENCY. After graduation from the University and getting the degree of Higher Education students can realized in clinical residency (2 years of training) on following specialties:
POSTGRADUATE (3 years each):
CLINICAL INTERNSHIP TRAINING (1 year each):
Russian National Research Medical University named after N.I. Pirogov will provide you with optimal conditions for efficient studying at our University. There is а comfortable dormitory for our students, wonderful sport center, library, which provides access to study materials and Internet excess, where you саn get all the needed medical information on-line. Russian National Research Medical University named after N.I. Pirogov also has а very nice recreation camp located оn the Volga where you can spend wonderful holidays in the winter and the summer.