Bashkir State Medical University

About University 

Bashkir State Medical University is a state educational institution of Higher Professional Education. Bashkir State Medical University is located in Ufa city of the Russian Federation. Bashkir State Medical University was established in 1932 as Bashkortostan Institute with medical faculty in the city of Ufa (Bashkortostan). 

In 1933 the institute introduced the department of Histology, Foreign Languages courses, and Military courses. In 1934 the medical institute opened the course in Physiology, Microbiology, Path-physiology, Operative Surgery, Pharmacology, Internal Medicine, and General Surgery. By 1938, the institute had 32 medical study departments, which were headed by nine professors and 23 Associate Professors. By the end of 1965, the medical institute had 22 doctors and 102 candidates in sciences, and by 1970, the Institute had become a major multi-institution of higher medical education. In 2013 the institute joined Ufa Medical College and became Bashkir State Medical University. 

Currently, the Bashkir State Medical University has formed scientific schools of surgeons, courses for oncologists, courses for internists, courses for neurologists, courses for infectious disease specialists, courses for dermatologists, courses for biochemists, and courses of morphology. Today Bashkir State Medical University has 98 medical study departments that employ more than 220 doctors and 515 candidates in sciences.

Today this University has become a big scientific establishment where fundamental, applied, and methodical scientific research is carried out and results are implemented in life. Iit is hoped that the staff of the university will cope with the tasks of training and re-training highly qualified medical personnel in the modern world. 

Bashkir University has a University hospital, 7 Buildings, out-patient clinics for medical courses and dental courses, well-equipped laboratories, a university hospital, medical clinics and dental outpatient clinics, a large library, sports facilities, five dormitories, a summer camp, a sanatorium. Over the years Bashkir State Medical University has trained more than 33,000 qualified doctors in different fields of medical science.


The Bashkir State Medical University collaborates with the World Health Organization (WHO) and has extensive scientific contacts with many foreign higher educational establishments. University is a member of the World Health Organisation (WHO). It is recognized by the Medical Council of India (MCI) India, (MMC) Malaysia, GMC UK, and many countries. Students from 30 countries in Europe, Asia, and Latin America have studied at Bashkir Medical University. Over its period of existence, University has trained more than 2,500 general practitioners, dentists, and pediatricians from foreign countries. 

Bashkir State Medical University has been licensed by the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation to train international students. Bashkir State Medical University – one of the leading medical universities in Russia, has a strong 10th rank among them. Bashkir State Medical University cooperates with many foreign universities, clinics, scientific centers, and educational centers in Germany, China, Norway, the USA, Great Britain, and other countries. Faculty members and students of BSMU participate in exchange programs, conferences, and workshops, and perform medical research together with our international partners.

Faculties and Courses

University provides studying process on the following faculties:

  • Faculty of General Medicine
  • Faculty of Pediatrics 
  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Faculty of Pharmacy
  • Faculty of Nursing (with the Department of Social Work)
  • Faculty of Preventive Medicine 
  • Faculty of Microbiology

Every student will cover a range of comprehensive courses:

  • Medical Science 
  • Dental Surgery 
  • Physiotherapy 
  • Psychology 
  • Nursing 
  • Cardiology 
  • Pharmacy
  • Health Science 
  • Surgery 
  • Cellular and Molecular Medicine
  • Dental Sciences
  • Clinical Research
  • Health Informatics
  • Environmental Health Sciences
  • Neonatology
  • Endocrinology
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Renal Disorders
  • Social Pediatrics 
  • Environmental Studies
  • Management of nurse Service
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing
  • Communication Technology
  • Psychiatric Nursing
  • Advanced Nursing
  • Nursing Statistics
  • Clinical Preventive Medicine
  • Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior
  • Occupational Health
  • Environmental Health
  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology
  • Public Health
  • Emergency and Disaster Preparedness
  • Chronic and Infectious Diseases
  • Patient Assessment
  • Oral Biology
  • Digestive, Renal and Endocrine Systems
  • Healthcare Ethics and Law
  • Radiology
  • Periodontology
  • Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics
  • Clinical Skills
  • Oral Pathology
  • Oral Sciences and Medicine


Bashkir State Medical University (BSMU) has 4 student hostels that provide comfortable student accommodation to all International students. All the rooms are well furnished with basic amenities such as beds, cupboards, and many more. Students have free access to all dormitory rooms such as study rooms, reading rooms, laundry rooms, and computer rooms. The kitchen is available on every floor of the hostel where students can cook food for themselves. 

For security purposes, all 4 study hostels are under the control of a warden. There is a reading hall for students to study in every student hostel. For the physical training of students, the university has a gymnasium and fitness hall.

About City 

Ufa is the capital city of the Bashkortostan Republic, Western Russia. The city is situated near the Belaya (White) river just beneath its confluence with the Ufa River. The initial name of the city was Tura-Tau, which was the name of the hill it was standing on. This name was used by the majority of local people.

The city is considered to be one of the largest industrial centers present in Russia. The local economy is highly dependent on machine-building enterprises along with the fuel and energy industry. The city usually experiences warm summers and moderately long and cold winters.

Ufa is considered to be the largest transport hub in Russia. The international airport of Ufa provides regular flights to Perm, St. Petersburg, Barcelona, Istanbul, Yekaterinburg, Kazan, Izhevsk, Omsk, Beijing, Novosibirsk, Irkutsk, Moscow, etc.

Ufa is a city with a vast amount of tourist attractions such as museums, cafes, restaurants, bars, theaters, cinemas, and exhibitions. All students and residents have the ability to enjoy the amazing city atmosphere and find out something new about Russian culture. The city is full of attractions for young people and international students such as modern museums, Indian restaurants, Asian restaurants, Russian restaurants, food stores, art galleries, cinemas, and recreation areas.

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