Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy

General Information

Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy, NNSMA is one of the medical schools in the Russian Federation which is located in the city of Nizhny Novgorod.  It was established in 1920 and has become one of the most popular destinations to study MBBS among local and foreign students. 

The excellent study environment brings the Academy 7th rank among the best 46 medical academies in Russia. The approval from prestigious medical bodies increases its ranking among foreign applicants. Academy has 722 well-trained staff, 145 assistant professors of medical and healthcare science, and 76 professors with Doctoral Degrees. The faculties always pay more heed to both the personal and professional development of the candidates. 

There are 8 study buildings where clinical lectures are conducted. The academy is associated with different well-equipped and multi-bedded hospitals in the city where students have their practical classes and get new experiences in performing their professional duties. 

Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy provides quality studying of MBBS and healthcare science for more than 6,000 prominent students. Courses are taught in English medium of instruction, so international students won’t have any problems with languages and classes. 

Study Programs

The following faculties are available at the Academy:

  • Faculty of General Medicine 
  • Pediatric Faculty
  • Faculty of Preventive Medicine
  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Pharmacy Faculty

Accommodation and Housing

Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy hostel is available for all students, including international students who come to Russia for MBBS abroad. Hostel premises have fully furnished rooms with basic facilities like beds, shelves, fans, chairs, wardrobes, air conditioning, washing machines, bathrooms, and study desks. Rooms are available on a sharing basis. Girls and boys have separate dormitories.

Hostels are under 24/7 CCTV surveillance, so every student can feel safe and comfortable. Wi-Fi connectivity is accessible 24/7 to make studying and resting more useful. The hostel also has a kitchen area where students can cook meals for themselves.