Karaganda State Medical University, Karagandy

Karaganda medical University was founded in 1950, and has a rich history to this day. In 2018, the University was awarded 3 stars in the QS Stars rating. The University is included in the WHO world directory of medical schools and is a member of the associations AMEE, ASME, ORPHEUS, EUA, UMAP, IADE, and AMEA. By the decision of the Government in 2019, the University received the status of a research University. Karaganda medical University is the leading medical University in Kazakhstan for training qualified specialists for the health care system, which has a high reputation in the field of educational, scientific and medical services. Traditionally, the training of doctors at the medical University of Karaganda is focused on the development of practical skills and research skills. Simulation technologies and distance learning are widely used at the University.in particular, the Simulation center of our University is the first and only one among the CIS countries. The University provides training in Kazakh, Russian and English at all levels of training: 8 bachelor's programs, 9 master's programs, 29 residency programs and 4 doctoral programs. And in the following areas: health and social security (medicine), engineering, natural Sciences, and interdisciplinary. The graduates are the main university certificate. More than 33 thousand highly qualified doctors successfully and favorably work in all regions of Kazakhstan as well as near and far abroad. Three of KSMU graduates in different years headed the medical service of the country: the RK Minister of Health (1971-1982), academician of the Russian academy of medical sciences and the National academy of sciences of the RK, laureate of the State prize of the RK and professor Toregeldy Sharmanovich Sharmanov; the Minister of Health (2006 -2008), laureate State prize of the RK and doctor of medical sciences Anatoliy Grigorevich Dernovoi; the RK Minister of Health (2010-2014), doctor of medical sciences Salidat Zekenovna Kairbekova. Every year, more than 97% of graduates are employed both in Kazakhstan and abroad.Total MBBS Fees listed as:

  • 1st Year Fee: USD 6,100USD/Rs4,49,000/-
  • 2nd-6th Year Fee/Year: USD 5300/Rs 3,90,000/-
  • Total Course Fee: USD 27,300/ Rs 20,11,000/-
  • ******yearly fees includes tution fees, hostel accomodation & medical insurance cost too.

    Duration of Course

    6 years(5+1year internship), Medium of Instruction is English

    Course wise structure at Karaganda State Medical University

    Black Sea National University has different buildings to carry out education in different sectors in it’s own campus. The university has started offering English medium MBBS in Ukraine from this year itself i.e. 2019 for inviting foreign students from across the the the world to be a part of one of the prestigious MBBS colleges in Ukraine. Before this year, the university carried out MBBS admission in Ukraine for students who were interested to study in Black Sea National University in Ukrainian or Russian medium only. Classes for medical education in English medium are carried out at university campus as well as in various hospitals within the city. Equal importance is given to theory as well as practical knowledge that students should have during the course of their education in university. Students get to interact with patients at hospitals and report back to doctors/teachers with their diagnosis so as to be an active part of learning process. The first 3 years of MBBS course for Indian students are inclined towards theory section while the last 3 years are full dedicated towards gaining clinical & practical knowledge. The total fees for MBBS course in English medium at Black Sea National University is much less as compared to other college’s MBBS fees in Ukraine as the university has recently started offering course to international students.

    Karaganda State Medical University Hostels

    Karaganda State Medical University has a very well developed world class infrastructure. The university has proper classrooms, clinical departments, dormitories etc. International conferences and seminars are held at the university. Students from this university are successfully working across different countries. University’s hostels offer all best of the facilities to the students which includes electricity, internet connectivity, 24 hours supply of hot water, separate study rooms, library and bathroom, and kitchen everything of which is well equipped and with modern facilities. Hostel facility is cheap and affordable. At Karaganda state medical university, each department has its own canteens which provides tasty and healthy food to students. The university also takes a keen interest in providing sports facilities to students. It has playgrounds and sports rooms for students. The university has a large collection of books in its spacious library.

    Karaganda State Medical UniversityFaculties

    Karaganda State Medical University currently has 11 all these faculties are great and to the point particular to their choices.

  • Faculty of General Medicine
  • Faculty of Gynaecology
  • Faculty of Stomatology
  • Faculty of Anatomy
  • Faculty of Internal Diseases
  • Faculty of Histology
  • Faculty of Ophthalmology
  • Faculty of Clinical Department
  • Faculty of Neurology
  • Faculty of Oncology
  • Faculty of Physiology
  • Karaganda City, Kazakhstan

    The ‘Karaganda’ city is located near to capital of Kazakhstan. It is one of the main financial and economic center of the country. Karaganda is known as education hub of the country as many students from the world come to study in this city. The city takes special care of student’s safety, especially for foreign students and thus the Karaganda city is also known as ‘City of Peace’. The Karaganda city is well connected to the other cities of the country by bus, railway and air routes etc. Karaganda city has rich cultural history. There are 3 theaters, 3 museums and about 50 monuments of history and culture in the city.

    Why to study MBBS in Karaganda State Medical University, Ukraine ?

    Some of useful facts which might make it easier for a student to decide about studying MBBS in Karaganda State Medical University are as mentioned below :

  • FIRST MEDICAL UNIVERSITY - The University is known to be the first medical university in the Republic of Kazakhstan.As per the ratings by the National Accreditation Centre, the university has been ranked at the 8th position out of the 60 top universities of the country.
  • ISO CERTIFIED - KSMU is the first medical university in the Republic of Kazakhstan which has passed ISO certification in accordance with the requirements of all kinds of management quality of International Standard ISO 9001-2000 certification in 2005.
  • MULTI-LEVEL TRAINING - Karaganda State Medical University offers multilevel training of professionals and students from all over the world with the bachelor’s as well as postgraduate programs along with additional training. The training provided in the university is carried out in Russian and English languages. At present, there are more than 8000 students studying MBBS and other medical degrees from Karaganda State Medical University.
  • BEST FACULTY - KSMU is known all across the world to employ the best educated faculty members. The faculty of the university consists of 304 candidates of science, 121 specialist with the degree of master, 76 doctors of science, 20 associate members of Academy of Medical Science. Around 200 teachers have the degree level of Ph.D.All of them are actively participating in the International and Republican conferences and recitations. There were only 336 trips in 2008 for faculty training.The training of teachers has increased by more than 5 times in comparison with 2006.
  • INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION - Karaganda State Medical University has tie-ups with the universities and research centres in various countries. In 2011, KSMU has joined to the Directory of Medical Schools "Avicenna". KSMU is the member of following associations: AMEE, ASME, ORPHEUS, UMAP and EUA.
  • RESEARCH CENTRE - KSMU has closed international relations with universities and research centres in countries near and far abroad.KSMU has power scientific base that consists of Scientific and Research Centre, where many modern researches of medical science are being carried out.
  • ACADEMICS AND FACULTIES- There are 8 bachelors, 2 internships, 7 masters, 34 residencies and 4 PhD programs in the field of medicine, public health, biology, pharmacy etc.Nearly 5000 students from all regions of Kazakhstan, CIS countries, and also foreign nationalities in University study in eleven faculties. During 65 years KSMU has successfully trained for more than 35 000 of highly qualified specialists who work in all regions of Kazakhstan and countries of near and far abroad.
  • WELL DEVELOPED INFRASTRUCTURE- The high quality of education and research is provided by the high level of infrastructure: 4 campuses equipped with interactive equipment; scientific library with reading rooms and a hall of electronic library; research centre and molecular genetic laboratory, 13 university laboratories, 6 dormitories, 52 clinical sites, multi-field medical centre, students’ sport camps and recreation areas.
  • GUEST LECTURES - Every year, the University organises conferences as well as seminars. In these conferences, KSMU cordially invites experts from various major countries like India, Israel, Poland, Major European and American countries.
  • PLACEMENT AND SCOPE OF KSMU – A student who undertakes any medical program of the University would be able to work as a doctor both in Kazakhstan and in the other countries as well. There is also a scope to start their own practice in any country after qualifying the screening exam of the country.
  • ACCOMMODATION AND CAMPUS AT KSMU - University’s hostels offer all best of the facilities to the students which includes electricity, internet connectivity, 24 hours supply of hot water, separate study rooms, library and bathroom, and kitchen everything of which is well equipped and with modern facilities. Hostel facility is cheap and affordable.