Lobachevsky State University Faculty of Medicine

Classical Education – New clinical Thinking – Career success

Lobachevsky University has high-tech theoretical, experimental and clinical facilities to train medical doctors within the framework of highest international standards, paying attention to the best world practices and innovation trends.

At UNN, we try to look at ourselves and at medicine in a totally new way. A healthy future requires a
generation of doctors with a new way of thinking and a new attitude to the patient.

Degree: Specialist Language: English Entrance Exams: English, Chemistry Tuition fee: 2 979 USD per year Duration: 6 years

The curriculum and program of studies have been developed with the account of the specific nature of this course intended for international students. new attitude to the patient.

    • Biology
    • Anatomy
    • Physiology
    • Biochemistry
    • Medical Physics
    • Genetics
    • Cytology
    • Histology
    • Immunology
    • Microbiology, Virology
    • Clinical laboratory
    • Diagnostics
    • Physics, Medical Physics
    • Pharmacology
    • Internal diseases
    • Pediatrics


    • Radiation diagnostics and therapy
    • Infectious diseases
    • Experimental and clinical surgery
    • Dermatovenerology
    • Ophthalmology
    • Otorhinolaryngology
    • Modem technologies in medicine
    • Therapy
    • Obstetrics and gyneco
    • Traumatology and ortho
    • Urology
    • Psychiatry and medical psychology
    • Rehabilitation


1. Vocational Subject

Disaster medicine

The discipline starts on the 6year of study
The discipline aimed at building a foundation of disaster medicine knowledge, providing practical skills in case of emergency situations. Within this course students will be trained specifically to immediately react in case of emergency, whether the situation is caused by disaster, incident or epidemy .

You will study

  • how chemicals may affect vital functions and how to decrease negative effects or avoid toxins
  • what problems can be caused to human health in case of natural disaster, technological disaster or biological disaster, what are the means of collective or individual protections
  • how should doctors act in case of emergency situation
  • how to provide a person with f first aid or CPR and when is it applicable


After this course you will

  • know types and major characteristics of common emergency situations and how to forecast these cases
  • be able to act properly in different types of emergency situations, providing patients with rapid diagnostic examination, first aid or preventive actions
  • know how to organize the system of medical care in emergency cases, including medical evacuation


2. Vocational Subject

Oncology and radiation therapy

The discipline starts on the 2year of study
The primary purpose of this course is to help students acquire skills, that are vital for examination, diagnosing and decision-making while working with patients with cancer. During this course they learn what methods of radiation therapy will do best results for each type of disease

You will study

  • General radiological concepts, issues and techniques
  • Methods of radiological treatment depending on area of disease spreading
  • Types of electromagnetic radiation, that are used in radiology for diagnosing and treatment


After this course you will

  • know what factors can influence the development of an oncological disease.
  • be able to analyse the results of the examination and be ready to set a comprehensive action plan depending on how far the illness has advanced
  • be able to apply different methods of therapy, including non-medicinal treatment and health resort rehabilitation


3. Vocational Subject

Medical Rehabilitation

The discipline starts on the 6year of study
The objective of the discipline is to teach 144 gcotdr:rn prospective doctors skills and competences of medical rehabilitation of patients with different congenital and evoked diseases

You will study

  • medical rehabilitation techniques in traumatology and orthopaedics, disorders of the nervous system
  • special rehabilitation methods in case of internal pathology
  • special medical rehabilitation for teens and small children
  • rehabilitation methods for disabled people with musculoskeletal system diseases


After this course you will

  • know how to seta comprehensive action plan depending on haw far the illness has advanced
  • be able to assign medications and apply different methods of therapy, including non-medicinal treatment and health resort rehabilitation
  • be able to teach a patient some basic methods to prevent the disease spreading, core techniques contributing to posttraumatic rehabilitation


4. Vocational Subject


The discipline starts on the 6year of study
The main aim of the course is to encourage students to involve new computer and communication technologies in their professional life and give them basic skills of using special medical communication systems

You will study

  • How a united information f ield is formed in today’s medicine
  • What are basic standards of archiving and transmission of medical data
  •  What tools are used in contemporary telemedicine
  • What social, psychological and legal aspects a doctor faces because of telemedione


After this course you will

  • have the skills of medico-statistical analysis of health index
  •  be able to apply the results of medico-statistical analysis of your research and research of your colleagues into practise, receiving the information through a common communication system
  •  be able to create a full medical history of a patient shortly


5. Vocational Subject

 Forensic medicine

The discipline starts on the 1 year of study
The main aim of the course is to make students acquainted with basic concepts of legal medicine and forensic sciences, help them gain skills essential for a forensic specialist, who is in charge of initial investigative actions and for participation in forensic analysis

You will study

  • rules of investigating a crime scene
  • general principles of forensic toxicology, traumatology, histology, medical examination of victims
  • forensic expertise of breach of professional conduct by medical practitioners


After this course you will

  • know ethical principles of medical assistance
  • be ready to expert assessment of temporary incapacity to work, participate in medico-social care assessment
  • be able to use IT-means of research in your professional field


Study, create, change the world

Lobachevsky University is struggling for its research excellence and brings up talented researches from the very young ages

Employer’s feedback

Lobachevsky University is a unique provider of a highly-trained specialists, that occupy a leading place in scientific branch of biology and biomedicine, transforming it into practical results. This is especially vital today for diagnostics.

Nowadays it is impossible to imagine a professional medical specialist without fundamental education in medicine and biology along with practical skills in IT. Lobachevsky University graduates show outstanding knowledge in biology, biomedicine, chemistry, cybernetics and medical biophysics. This combination is a key to create and reasoned solution.

That is why graduates of biology and biomedicine are ahead other young specialists. Except for high theoretical knowledge experience of practical application, hey are able to manage professional tasks of their own, therefore they could move really to career success.

How to Apply

1. Make Sure you Match the prereuisites

You should have at least B2 Level of English and secondary education certificate or equivalent.

2. Fill in the online application form

Complete all the fields carefully with the necessary information . Don’t Forget to attach your documents : A copy of your passport and educational documents, translations, medical certificate etc.
Our admissions Team will contact you soon right after you submit the application form.

3. Receive the email from admissions officer

Our admission team will check your documents and inform you about next step of application procedure. It’s better if you will find out more visa and recognition of your documents in advance.

4. Pass The Exam

You can find the list of examination here

5. Sign the educational contract and pay the tuition fee

The tuition fee for the program is 240 000 RUB (=2979 USD). Please note that it may change due to currency rate.