Russia, the largest country in the world has proved its significance in medicine. This country has the best medical colleges and universities in the world. Dagestan state medical University is one of the leading medical universities of Russia, where every year students from many countries come to study MBBS and for other specialties. The University was founded in 1932. DSMU is located in the city of Makhachkala, which is the capital of the Republic of Dagestan.
Dagestan state medical University has made a great contribution to the development of the culture of medical Sciences, higher medical education and health care in Russia. Today DSMU has trained more than 25 thousand specialists, 100 doctors and 350 candidates of Sciences. Many great scientists and experts have graduated from this Academy. Until 1965, at the Dagestan state medical University had been only one medicine faculty, but year after year the University expanded, it added more faculties, staff and students.
Currently, about 5,200 students in the program of bachelors of medicine and bachelors of surgery (MBBS) doctors of medicine (MD) and other medical specialties at the Dagestan state medical University. Of these, more than 170 students from 12 countries. DSMU provides both graduate and postgraduate courses in the field of medicine. Untill now, more than 27 000 successful doctors graduated from the University, including 700 international students from foreign countries.
Dagestan state medical University is known to be the best center for physical culture and sports in the country. University not only focuses on academics but also on extracurricular activities and sports. The Academy is proud that it has alumni who are actively involved in the Olympic and other games. DSMU graduates who have gained prominence through sport, five-time world champion A. Aliyev, world champion and twice winner of the Olympic games M. Aratsilov, and more than 40 masters of sports of the USSR and the Russian Federation.
The scientific staff of the Dagestan state medical University is highly qualified in the field of medicine.The Department employs 736 teachers, 21 doctors of medical Sciences, Professor, 429 candidates of Sciences, 4 outstanding scientist of the Russian Federation, 41 the honored worker of science of the Republic of Dagestan, 24 doctors of medical Sciences of the Russian Federation, 116 doctors of Sciences of the Republic of Dagestan, 6 doctors of the Republic of Dagestan, 5 Honored workers of Higher school of Russia, Honored 15 of inventors and innovators of the Republic of Dagestan among the academic staff of the University. Scientists working in DSMU, always taking an active part in many international conferences, congresses, etc.
Faculties available in DGMU:
1. General medicine
Programmes of postgraduate education in DSMU:
1. Medicine of emergency
4. Infectious diseases
6. Pathological anatomy
8. Obstetrics and gynecology
10. Traumatology and orthopedics
15. Pediatric gynecology
16. Pediatric infectious diseases
17. Pediatric surgery
18. Hygiene of children and adolescents
19. General hygiene
20. Public hygiene
21. Occupational health
22. Radiation hygiene
23. Food hygiene
26. Pediatric dentistry
29. Oral surgery
30. Obstetrics and gynecology
32. Traumatology and orthopedics
37. Pediatric gynecology
38. Pediatric infectious diseases
39. Pediatric surgery
40. Hygiene of children and adolescents
41. General hygiene
42. Public hygiene
43. Occupational health
44. Radiation hygiene
45. Food hygiene
48. Pediatric dentistry
51. Oral surgery
The students studying MBBS in DSMU provided comfortable accommodation at a very affordable price. The rooms are designed for 2 or 3 people. Bathrooms and kitchen are common areas. Well-guarded hostels, in which security personnel work. The infrastructure of the hostels is modern, There is heating and central air conditioning. Students are granted access to a gym, a planetarium, a sports complex, the Internet, a science library and a laboratory.