Astrakhan State Medical University, Astrakhan, Russia

Astrakhan, Russia

  • 1932

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    Hostel Accomodation


History, Affiliations & Rankings

Astrakhan State Medical University is one of Russia's oldest and most prestigious medical institutions. The university was established in 1932 by the Russian Federation.The university, which uses European medical education, is accredited by NMC (National Medical Commission), WHO (World Health Organisation), International Medical Education Directory (IMED), US Education Department and General Council Medicine of Great Britain. In addition, it is included in the list of World Directory of Medical Schools and has been ranked among the top 100 universities according to Forbes. It is the only university building of Class A in Southern Russia, with all its specialties and specialisations having a state legal accreditation.

Infrastructure, Campus & Courses

Located in Astrakhan, Russia, Astrakhan State Medical University is well connected through public transport and has world-class infrastructure and campus facilities.The University is a multipurpose educational complex comprising 6 institutions; 21 departments; over 40 research institutions, centres, laboratories; 11 thesis councils; 6 comfortable hostels, 37 computer centres with internet access, etc. It also includes a technopark and laboratory of robotics, a swimming pool, a concert hall with 700 seats, open-air sports facilities, three gym apparatus halls, and more. Overall, the university offers Bachelor, Specialist and PhD programs including MBBS and in disciplines like biology, psychology, preschool education, Russian language & literature, management, among others.

Accomplishments & Alumni

To date, more than 30,000 physicians have graduated from Astrakhan State Medical Academy who have made their mark in the medical field in not just Russia but across the world. Today, the university is the largest medical educational centre in the region and one of Easter Europe’s most rapidly developing innovative universities. Over the past decade, Astrakhan State Medical University has acquired the status of an innovative research centre and many research projects have been conducted in the university. Harvard University has chosen ASU as a pilot site in Russia where it can organise an educational program for international competitiveness.

Student Diversity and Visiting Companies

Astrakhan State University hosts more than 500 international students from across the world every year. The university is regarded as one of Russia's top MBBS admissions universities which offers quality medical education at an affordable price. ASU is also a member of the Association of Universities of the Caspian Region and has international ties with universities in Finland, Italy, Croatia, Hungary, Germany, France, China, Iran, Egypt, the USA and other countries. With ASU’s constant emphasis on practical training, it conducts training programs at foreign universities and leading companies in the world. Further, it stands out among other medical universities in the country for its high quality education and guaranteed employment.

Study MBBS At Astrakhan State Medical University

The six-year MBBS programme at Astrakhan State Medical University includes a one-year mandatory internship. The degree is accredited by NMC and WHO and many other esteemed statutory bodies. Those interested in studying MBBS at Astrakhan State University can have a look at some of the important highlights below:-

Type of University 


Year of Establishment 


Course Name



6 years

Accredited By

NMC, WHO, IMED, US Education Department and General Council Medicine of Great Britain.

Minimum Requirement for Admission

NEET score, 50% in Class 12th with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as the main subject 

Medium of Instruction 


Tuition Fee* 

USD 4020 yearly (INR 2,92,569.97)

Intake for MBBS Course


Seats for International Students 


Size of Campus (in acres)


Hostel + Food Expenses*

Hostel Fee- USD 549.63 (INR 40,000)

Food- USD 70 - 100  (INR 5,086.59 - 7,266.56)

Faculty/Student Ratio


University Rankings

Country Rank-271, World Rank - 5830

*Note - Currency exchange rates change continually, which means the values given in the table may change as per today's exchange rate.

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    • Duration

      6 Year

      Tuition Fee

      USD 4,100

Campus Location

Astrakhan State Medical University

Russia, Astrakhan

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