Faculty of General Medicine
Tel. + 7 8452 49-08-80
Teaching staff. The faculty comprises 48 theoretical and clinical departments, and 24 of them are main departments which employ 63 Doctors and 244 Candidates of Sciences, 57 Professors, 120 Associate and Assistant Professors, and other highly qualified employees.
Facilities and resources. Students use the research library collections, have access to the Students' Consultant electronic library system, the electronic library on-line BookUp. The educational process involves the in-house clinical facilities of the university's Clinical Center: Research Institute of Fundamental Uronephrology, Research Institute of Cardiology, the multidisciplinary clinical hospital named after S.R. Mirotvortsev, Research Institute of Traumatology, Orthopedics and Neurosurgery, and clinics of occupational pathology and hematology, clinic of eye diseases, clinic of skin and sexually transmitted diseases, and the first-rate medical treatment and preventive care institutions of Saratov and the Saratov Region where the clinical departments of the university are located.
Research. The main basic and applied research and development activities are carried out in the following theoretical and clinical areas: fundamental uronephrology, clinical pharmacology, therapy, cardiology, orthopedics, and traumatology.
Education. There are practical skills centers with modern simulation technologies, state-of-the-art computer classrooms. There is an in-house simulation center for the primary and specialized accreditation of graduates. Teachers use various distance learning modes and the electronic educational environment.
Strategic partners. First Moscow SMU named after I.M. Sechenov, the Nizhnevolzhsky research and education medical cluster, the Russian-Chinese Association of Medical Universities (RCAMU), the Union of Rectors of Medical HEIs of Russia.
International projects and programs. Students and teachers take an active part in academic mobility programs regularly undertaking study and instruction at top universities of Kazakhstan, Belarus and other former Soviet republics and in the IFMSA international student exchange program with work placement at top medical centers and clinics of Europe.
Competitive advantages. Over 100 years of experience allow teachers to train highly competitive specialists. The university boasts the high-technology modern educational environment and preserves the best traditions of the Russian school of medicine in combination with innovative educational programs based on digitalization and integration into the international scientific and educational space.
Assistance and support for international students and teachers. The university has the Dean’s Office for International Students and the International Department. About 760 foreign students from over 50 countries are studying at the faculty.
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