Nursing Care in Samara State Medical University

Nursing Сare

Samara State Medical University

Institute of Nursing Training

Bachelor's program


Karaseva, Larisa Arkadevna


Current position in ratings/rankings. The university took the 39th position in the international ranking of Russian universities of the European Scientific Industrial Chamber ARES in 2018 (the 41th position in 2017); the 46th position among the best Russian universities according to the rating agency RAEX ("Expert RA") in 2018 (the 50th position in 2017).

Awards and achievements of the educational program. The Guild of Experts in the Sphere of Professional Education and the National Centre for Public Accreditation recognized the program as one of the best as part of the annual project Best Educational Programs of Innovative Russia in 2014, 2016, 2017.

Teaching staff. Training is provided by 20 theoretical and clinical departments. The teaching staff include 7 Doctors of Sciences, Professors, 16 Candidates of Sciences, Associate Professors, 18 Candidates of Sciences, Assistants. They are highly qualified specialists, many combine teaching and career in the field of practical healthcare of the Samara Region.

Facilities and resources. There are specially equipped lecture halls, a self-access center, a computer classroom with internet access, a classroom with a special multimedia projection complex, two specialized university laboratories, a research laboratory, three specialized libraries, two specialized gyms.                   

Research activities. Students can join a scientific circle to conduct research and implement projects in the following areas: quality of life in patients with different pathologies, quality of medical staff's work life, specialists' labor potential.

Educational process. The university applies active and interactive forms of classes such as visualization lectures, conference lectures, business role-playing games (educational games), round tables.

Strategic partners. The university cooperates with Saratov State Medical University named after V.I. Razumovsky, Orenburg State Medical University, Ryazan State Medical University named after Academician I.P. Pavlov, Kazan State Medical University.

Accompanying of foreign students and teachers. In cooperation with West Kazakhstan High Medicine College Uralsk, the university offers the following majors: Innovations in Nursing Care; Organization of Health Schools; Team Training in Emergency Medical Care.

Competitive advantages. A high professional level of training is ensured by the teaching staff's high potential and considerable experience in practical healthcare.