Mari State Medical University was founded in 1972.
The university is located in the city of Yoshkar Ola, Russia.
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 sq.m
The quality of education in Mari State University is comparable to the European standards. MSU follows the international curriculum.
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 Medical University is awarded with the medallion “European Quality. one hundred best universities of the Russia – 2009”,
The teaching employees of Mari State Medical University consists of extremely masterly professionals: eight Doctors of Sciences and full professors, Candidates of Sciences and Associate Professors.