South Ural State Medical University is a large higher education institution under federal authority, one of the leading medical universities of the Russian Federation with a powerful system of profound and clinical medical education.
South Ural State Medical University was founded in 1944 in the city of Chelyabinsk and has trained more than 30 000 highly qualified graduates. We have 6 faculties (Medical faculty, Pediatric faculty, Faculty of Social work, higher nursing education and management, Dentistry faculty, Disease Prevention faculty, Pharmaceutical faculty). We prepare students according to the programs of specialty, postgraduate studies, and residency.
The most important direction of the educational policy of university is to improve the practical training of students, which can be easily implemented on the basis of our own multy-functional clinic. Much attention is paid to the development and application of practical skills in simulated conditions, for which the university has high-tech sites equipped with modern robotic mannequins and realistic phantoms.
Along with high quality training of specialists, the most important priority of the university is science. The university has Research and Educational centers, Immunology Research Institute, a Central Research laboratory, an Experimental biological clinic, on the basis of which students are actively engaged in science under the guidance of the Student Scientific Society.
The mission of the University is to prepare highly qualified medical specialists, who are in a great demand with society and ready for continuous professional development.
Dear students, graduates, friends and guests of our site!
I am glad to welcome you on our University website.
There are a huge number of different professions and due to the powerful scientific and technological progress, new professions appear from year to year. But one of the most important and responsible is the profession of a doctor. As long as a man exists, there’s a vital necessity of a doctor.
If you choose this honorable profession, our University will help you to become a part of professional medical society.
By the 75th Anniversary, the University has grown into one of the leading medical universities of the Russian Federation with a powerful system of profound and clinical medical education. Despite the great gained experience , our University is possessed as dynamically developing one.
The University gives its students plenty of opportunities to become involved in research activities that develop creative thinking skills and get the opportunity to systematize knowledge, apply it in a new way. Besides, it is a motivation to make own contribution to the solution of actual problems of medicine. The role of student science is difficult to overestimate.
Student years is a phase of personal and professional growth and our University will help you to open the door to your prospective future!
Looking forward to welcoming you at South Ural State Medical University!
Professor I.A. Volchegorskij
Rector of SUSMU
LICENSE for educational activities
This page contains information on application and admission to the English-medium programmes for the academic year 2021/2022. Please note, application and admission dates for the next academic years may differ and will be officially announced and placed on this webpage.
Please be informed that according to its License the University is bound to provide the medical education in Russian language only. For students who wish to study Medicine in English medium, education will be provided in English language for the initial 3 years. From the 4th year the lectures and all the practical classes will be taught in Russian.
Steps of Application for Admission
- Step 1. Provide an application form and required documents.
You have to fulfil application form and prepare and send the following documents:
- copy of the international passport (the pages with the photo, date of expiration and place of birth etc.); your passport should be valid for at least 2.5 years from the date of application.
- documents confirming your previous level of education
NOTE! All the copies should have notarized translation into Russian!
All documents issued outside Russia must be legalized prior to submission in accordance with the law of the Russian Federation: undergo consular legalization (in the Consulate of the Russian Federation in the country where the document was issued) or bear an Apostille stamp (for documents issued in the countries that are parties to The Hague Convention). Original documents rather than copies should be legalized!
Please note that every country has its own requirements of legalization and recognition of education certificates.
Documents can be provided by 3 ways:
- Personally to the admission committee (by address: 454092, Russia, Chelyabinsk, Vorovskogo str., 64)
- By mail (by address: 454092, Russia, Chelyabinsk, Vorovskogo str., 64 Admission committee)
- Via e-mail (www.priem.chelsma.ru)
ADMISSION PERIOD FOR 2021/2022 ACADEMIC YEAR (for foreign applicants who wish to study Medicine in English medium) – from June 18,2021 till September 14, 2021
- Step 2. Prepare to come for entry examinations.
Attention! Applicants with "tourist visa" are not eligible to study or register at SUSMU!
- Step 3. Pass the entry examinations.
The list of the entry examinations for foreign applicants who wish to study Medicine in English medium:
- Step 4. Sign a contract and pay a tuition fee.
Upon results of the entry examinations, successful applicants will be provided a relevant admission contract to sign and an invoice for payment of the tuition fee.
- Step 5. Become a student of SUSMU and begin your studies!
Requirements for foreign students application
If you are an international student thinking of studying in Russia, you can apply for a Russian Government Scholarship! Each year 15 000 international students receive state scholarships to study in Russia. South Ural State Medical University is among the universities you can choose.
Rossotrudnichestvo (Russian Federal Agency) or the Russian Embassy hold the competitive selection for scholarships in every country. For any enquiries concerning the selection process and its date, please contact Rossotrudnichestvo or the Russian representation in your country. To learn more about Russian Government Scholarships, visit www.studyinrussia.ru
- Medical insurance and service
The required documents:
•Medical Insurance (with medical repatriation)
The necessity of obtaining these documents is provided by the Study Contract and corresponding laws of the RF Legislation.
Submit copies of required documents - office 320, Vorovskogo str., 64 (main University building).
- Migration rules for foreign students
According to Federal Law “On Migration Registration of foreign citizens and stateless persons in the RF” the following visa and migration registration procedure is introduces for foreign citizens and stateless persons who came to study at SUSMU.
The next day after arrival at SUSMU foreign citizens\stateless persons are supposed to submit to the Passport Department (Chelyabinsk, Blyuhera str., bld. 3, of.116) the following documents for migration registration:
1. international passport and a copy (with the expiry date);
2. visa and a copy;
3. migration card and a copy (with a crossed border note);
4. 2 photos (Зх4 cm).
5. original and copy of the dormitory room rent contract.
*For underage students, a notarized power of attorney from both parents for migration registration.
Passport Department contacts:
Chelyabinsk, Blyuhera str., bld. 3, of.116
Phone number: 8(351)232-02-36
- Address: 454092, Russia, Chelyabinsk, Vorovskogo street, 64, off.100 (2nd training corp)
- Phone numbers:
Admission office 8(351) 731-69-13
www.priem.chelsma.ru (registration of documents required for admission)
firstname.lastname@example.org (admission office for your questions)
Working hours of the admissions:
Monday-Friday: 9.00-15.00, Saturday: 9.00-12.00.
According to Federal Law “Concerning Education in the Russian Federation” No 273-FL d/d 29.12.2012 there are realized the following levels of professional education in SUSMU:
One of the most important direction of the educational policy of university is to improve the practical training of students, which can be easily implemented on the basis of our own Multidisciplinary accreditation and simulation center. Much attention is paid to the development and application of practical skills in simulated conditions. Our university training center has high-tech sites equipped with modern robotic mannequins and realistic phantoms.
Main goals of the Multidisciplinary accreditation and simulation center
1.Implementation of measures of the priority national project "health", aimed at improving the level of theoretical knowledge and improving manual skills of medical workers in maternity and childhood institutions.
2.Introduction of new training and professional development programs for medical personnel in the field of obstetrics and gynecology, neonatology, and Pediatrics.
3.Improving the performance of obstetric and pediatric medical institutions.
The multidisciplinary accreditation and simulation center :
Training rooms, simulation rooms, examination rooms: maternity ward, neonatal intensive care unit, endoscopic operating room, teaching and technical staff office.
Address of the Multidisciplinary accreditation and simulation center:
Chelyabinsk, 38b Vorovskogo street;
Chelyabinsk, street of Petya Kalmykov , 19B;
Chelyabinsk, 10 Varnenskaya street (territory of the South Ural Medical University)
South Ural State Medical University has five dormitories with a total of 2,246 beds.
For the duration of the preparatory courses and entrance tests, nonresident applicants are provided with a hostel.
When checking in to the hostel, you must have:
According to the Order 737 “About the payment for accommodation in a dormitory of South Ural State Medical University”, the payment is as follows:
Our hostels are occupied with all the necessary equipment, all rooms are designed for 2-3 people, kitchen, laundry are located on each floor.
Besides, there are some classrooms to prepare your homework and do not disturb your roommates!
Assistant to Vice-rector
Ryzhkova Oksana Vladimirovna
Phone number: 8(351) 732-73-71 add.3093
Address: 454092, Russia, Chelyabinsk, Vorovskogo street, 64, off.320 (main building)