Penza State University Medical Institute

General Information

Penza State University Medical Institute was established in 1943 and became the largest institution of higher education in the Penza region and one of the leading universities in Russia. 

Penza State University Medical Institute offers a studying process for over 17,000 students in undergraduate courses, postgraduate courses, and doctoral courses. The high-quality academic staff consists of 1,450 prominent teachers, that assist students in every issue concerning the study. 

The university provides training in 79 bachelor programs, 51 study specialties, 30 master programs, and 10 programs of professional high education. The lectures are delivered by more than 180 doctors of sciences and over 780 candidates of sciences (Ph.D.).

Scientific research is carried out within 9 fields of sciences (engineering, physics, and mathematics, history, economics, philosophy, law, pedagogy, medicine, sociology) in 14 lines of scientific investigation corresponding to scientific and technological development priorities of the region and the Russian Federation and complying with the standards of university specialists training.

Studying Programs

University provides studying process in such departments:

  • Faculty of General Medicine
  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Faculty of Pharmacy
  • Faculty of Medical Cybernetics

Accommodation and Housing

There are 4 hostels, which can accommodate more than 2,000 students. All the hostels are flat-type with attached bathrooms, toilets, and kitchens. The hostels are centrally heated. The hostels are fully furnished. The basic system is two/three students in one room—separate arrangements for boys and girls. There are two hostels specially renovated.

The system of residence is separate for boys and girls, 2 and 3-seated big rooms, upgraded comforts, central heating, full furniture with beddings, the room has a balcony with a picturesque view, shower room, toilet, washbasin room, cable TV with Indian News & Informative Channels, charged Internet in every room, security guards, reception, laundry, cleaning, and washing personnel, reading rooms, computer hall, Internet hall, recreation hall, 24-hour medical center, well-equipped gyms with hi-tech machines.