Mari State University
Mari State Medical University was founded in 1972. University consists of 6 faculties and 5 institutes that train well-educated specialists for most sectors of the Russian national economy. Mari State Medical University teaching staff includes about 100 doctors of sciences and professors and 400 candidates of sciences and associate professors. The University campus comprises 7 educational buildings and 8 halls of residence and occupies a total area of 128 000 m2..
Mari State University plays a key role in training qualified specialists. Education is carried out in 55 areas and 3 specialties. More than 8,000 students study at theuniversity. Around 2,500 students live in halls of residence. Mari State University is one of the five founder members of the International Association of Finno-Ugric universities, one of the forty-one members of Russia’s Association of Classical Universities.
The quality of education in Mari State University is comparable to the European standards. MSU follows the international curriculum. The classrooms and laboratories in MSMU are well equipped with all the modern infrastructure and technology. Mari State Medical University is considered to be the center of education and scientific research and is listed in the directories of the world’s major organizations like Medical Council of India, World Health Organization, European Medical Council, UNESCO and the Medical Councils of many other countries.
June 2009 – Mari State University is awarded the gold medal «European Quality. 100 best universities of the Russian Federation – 2009», Mari State University Rector, Dr. Vitaly Makarov is awarded the honorary breastplate «Best rector – 2009» by the Independent Public Council of the competition«European Quality: Gold Medal».
Mari State Medical University, Medicine Faculty
At present the students of the Institute of Medicine and Natural Science are trained in three specialties: General Medicine (MBBS), Pharmacy, Fundamental and Applied Chemistry and in four subject areas leading to a bachelor’s degree: Chemistry, Ecology and Use of Natural Resources, Biology, Pedagogical Education (Biology).The teaching staff of Mari State University consists of highly skilled professionals: 8 Doctors of Sciences and full professors, Candidates of Sciences and Associate Professors. This explains a large amount of state-financed research carried out at the Institute. Students of all specialties take an active part in scientific research. The most talented graduates interested in research take a post-graduate course at Mari State Medical University, at the institutes of the Russian Academy of Sciences, at Lomonosov Moscow State University.
Eligibility for admission in Mari State University:
You are eligible if: You are at least 17 and maximum 25 years old on or before 31st December.You have passed Class 12th with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English, from a govt. recognized board. You have secured 50% percent in 10+2. You are SC/OBC/ST and have scored 45% in 12th with the same subjects as that for UR candidates. You have qualified NEET.
Mari State University has its own hostels separate for girls and boys. All the hostels are equipped with CCTV for the safety of the students. It has free Wi-Fi, 24 hrs heater & hot water facilities. All the floors of the hostel have a big kitchen and students can cook as they wish with no extra charges. The hostel rooms are fully furnished with beds, study tables, cupboard. The hostel has many washing machines for students to wash their clothes. No outside person is allowed to enter the university hostel without permission from the Dean Office.
Student life, Sports & Social Activities at Mari State University
There are scientific communities, Interest clubs, sports schools, volunteering charity work, public work, cultural events and much more. Each faculty consists of student scientific societies. This offers participation in the youth forums, seminars, and conferences on the city, Republican, regional, national, and international levels. There are various resources for physical activities such as mini-football field, track, and field complex, two sandy courts for beach football, Asphalt court for team sports, gyms, fitness rooms, two exercise rooms for aerobics and a shooting range as well as indoor courts for playing basketball, and volleyball.