The Volgograd State Medical University was established in 1935, in the several centuries old city of Volgograd, Russia. The University is one of the most famous and highly reputable Higher Schools both in Russia and abroad. It is currently headed by the prominent Russian scientist, Academician of the Russian Academy for Medical Sciences, Professor Vladimir I. Petrov.
The University is listed in the Directory of Higher Medical Schools recognized by the World Health Organisation (WHO).
Today Students from 113 states of the former Soviet Union, Europe, Asia, Latin America, Africa have studied at the University.
Volgograd State Medical University gained very high rank among the Russian medical universities.
The university has 7 hostels with all modern facilities. There is separate accommodation for boys and girls on the sharing basis, University hostels also offers private rooms to the students. Free Wi-Fi Internet Facility will be enabled in every corner of the university. The University encourages the students to celebrate their national festivals. All hostels are under protection of the police during 24 hours. All Hostels are very closely to the University.