About Ryazan State Medical University named after academician I.P. Pavlov
Ryazan State Medical University was founded in 1950 and named after the academician Ivan Petrovich Pavlov, the Russian physiologist known primarily for his work in classical conditioning.
It focuses on qualitative education and lifelong learning through traditional medical school teaching methods, educational technologies and highly qualified staff. It offers a general medicine degree (MBBS) which is six years long. Courses are directed in English, Russian and French. The admission rate range is 90-100 per cent making the Ryazan State Medical University one of the least selective institutions. It is registered by the World Health Organization in the Directory of World Medical Schools....
GENERAL MEDICINE FACULTY
General Medicine Faculty is the oldest one in the University.
The departments of the faculty are equipped with a wide range of diagnostic devices, e-textbooks for classwork and self-guided work etc. Students are taught using both traditional methods and modern technologies.
Students of General Medicine Faculty successfully combine studies and extracurricular activity. One of their favorite events is “Faculty day” which is held annually. On that day students participate in art and sport events and meet interesting people.
Graduates of the faculty make careers in Russia and abroad.
PREVENTIVE HEALTH FACULTY
Graduates of the faculty are ready to work as experts in hygiene and epidemiology centers and epidemiologists in microbiological and clinical laboratories.
Full-time education takes 6 years and includes:
humanitarian and socio-economic subjects,
natural-science, maths and biomedical subjects,
professional subjects as a part of preventive health and clinical subjects.
High quality teaching combined with students` hard work allows the faculty to graduate sought-after specialist.
FACULTY OF PHARMACY
The faculty was founded in 1966 because the Ryazan region lacked in pharmacists.
The faculty trains specialists who work in pharmacies and at pharmacy industries. Graduates of the faculty can develop, test and register medicine, solve medicine production problems and carry out quality control.
Full-time education takes 5 years. Beginning with the 3rd year students start learning specialized subjects such as pharmaceutical chemistry, pharmaceutical engineering, pharmacy management, pharmacognosy, medical and pharmaceutical merchandizing etc.
Students of the faculty are members of various scientific clubs and participate actively in sport and cultural events of the University.
FACULTY OF DENTISTRY
The faculty was established in 1991. Since then more than 1000 specialists in dentistry have graduated from the University. Now they work in dental clinics in Russia and abroad.
The educational program brings together traditional ways of teaching and modern teaching technologies. Full-time education takes 5 years, evening classes – 5, 5 years.
The curriculum of the first year includes humanitarian, socio-economic and natural-science subjects. During the second year and further on students learn professional subjects such as propaedeutics, dental surgery and orthopedics, dental disease prevention etc.
FACULTY OF PEDIATRICS
he faculty consists of several departments and a number of clinical units.
During the first few academic years students get familiar with their future job learning about formation and development of pediatrics in Russia and abroad and getting acquainted with main medical and preventive medical institutions and achievements of pediatrics.
5th year students are allowed to practise in hospitals. There is still a lack of pediatricians in Russian and Ryazan hospitals in particular that is why such specialists are in high demand.
FACULTY OF CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY
The faculty was established in 2004 and since then it has been training students to perform counseling, psychotherapy, psychodiagnostics and to work as psychology teachers in educational institutions. Students also get necessary skills to work with a polygraph (“lie detector”).
Teaching process involves the use of modern technologies, lectures are given by leading professors, practical classes presuppose questioning and examining patients under the supervision of qualified hospital staff.
Ryazan State Medical University includes 56 departments, 16 academic buildings, base dental clinic, the central scientific research laboratory, consulting diagnostic polyclinic, vivarium, botanic garden with the experimental ground, sports and health camp, 4 comfortable hostels for foreign students, gyms, mini-football ground, 2 basketball courts, tennis court and other facilities. The University possesses a rich library with educational and scientific literature in foreign languages.
Ryazan is one of the leading tourist destinations in the Central Russia. The monuments of history and culture attract many tourists. The Ryazan Kremle is famous symbol and main landmark in Ryzan. It is ensemble of The Old main of Ryazan fortress(11 cen.), beautiful churches (15 - 20 cen.) and Palace of Oleg. Sobornaia Bell is one of the highest bells of The Orthodox Church.
Ryazan State Museum of Art is one of the largest museums of Russian and European arts. It has paintings of F. Guardi, A. van Ostade, V. V. Kandinsky and others.