Pavlov Medical Uni St Petersburg

About University

Pavlova First Saint- Petersburg State Medical University was established in September, 1897 and introduced as the Medical Institute for Women in Russia. The University has adapted a unique teaching methodology  based on combination of the best Russian Medical Educational Traditions and the methods of Western Education System. The name St. Petersburg State Pavlov Medical University was given by the Government of the Russian Federation in the year 1994.
This University is now recognized as a great center for training specialists all over the world. Today The University Teaching Hospital includes more than 100 departments, the Consultative and diagnostic center, diagnostic laboratory services, the Maternity Home and the Blood Transfusion Department.

The University staff includes skilled professionals whose experience and qualification is recognized both in Russia and abroad. Among them are 6 academicians and 7 corresponding members of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, more than 600 professors and MD/PhD’s and more.

Annually more then 30 000 residents of St. Petersburg and other regions of the Russian Federation are getting quality medical care in the university clinics.



-Faculty of General Medicine, – Faculty of Dentistry,  -Faculty of Sports Medicine,  -Faculty of Adaptive Physical Education Culture
-Faculty of Pediatrics, -Faculty of Clinical Psychology,

-Faculty for Foreign Students, Higher Education Nursing School
-Faculty of Postgraduate Studies,  – Faculty of Pre-University Education
Hospital Structure
Obstetrics and gynecology department, Dermato-venerology department

Scientific-Clinical Center:

Outpatient department, Clinical physiology and functional diagnostics, Department of Research Institute of rheumatology ,

Department of Research Institute of cardiovascular diseases , Department of Research Institute of interstitial and orphan lung diseases , Research Institute for surgery and emergency medicine , Department of neurosurgery, E.N.T. department,- Department of Interventional Radiology ,  -Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Transplantology, Department of Endoscopy, Research Institute of Urology,

Department of Abdominal Oncology , Department of Visceral Surgery, Department of Emergency Surgery, Department of Emergency Medicine, Inpatient Department of Ambulance , Department of traumatology and orthopedics


Research Institute( named after Raisa Gorbacheva) for Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Transplantation

Department of Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Transplantation, Department of Oncology, Hematology and Transplantation for teenagers and adults, –Department of Clinical Oncology, –Department of transfusiology , -Outpatient department with day patient facility, Research Institute for Dentistry and Maxillofacial surgery, Department of prevention, diagnosis and treatment of dental diseases , Department of Maxillofacial surgery
Department of ophthalmology, Department of clinical pharmacology, —-Department of laboratory diagnostics, Department of laser medicine
-Department of psychological therapy, Department of X-Ray Computer Tomography, Department of pathological anatomy

Medical Fields

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Allergology , Venereology, Gastroenterology,Hematology,Dermatology,Immunology,Cardiology ,Coloproctology
Cardiac Surgery, Laser Medicine, Mammalogy, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Otorhinolaryngology, Ophthalmology, Pulmonology
Radiology, Rheumatology, Surdologopedics ,Vascular surgery, Stomatology, Thoracic Surgery, Bone Marrow Transplantation, Kidney Transplantation
Therapy, Urology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Physiotherapy , Phenology ,Endocrinology, As well as: A variety of Laboratory Tests

Infectious diseases, Physical therapy, Hair Transplantation, Psychotherapy, plasma-apheresis, Photo-therapy

Entry Examinations:

To study «Medicine», «Dentistry» or «Pediatrics» in Russian the foreign applicants are to pass the following examinations – Biology (oral examination), Chemistry (written examination)
To study «Medicine», «Dentistry» or «Pediatrics» in English the foreign applicants are to pass the following examinations – Biology (oral examination), Chemistry (written examination), respectively
For foreign citizens , having graduated the University Pre-entrance Program:
Documents application – from June 1,  July 10, every year
Entrance examinations period – from June 17, 2019 till July 26, 2019
Entrance examinations for foreign citizens are held according to the entrance examinations time-table published on the University Web site and the Information Board. The examination groups are formed considering the amount of admissions, having applied the documents to the University Admissions Board.
The competitive list (rating) of foreign citizens (for all categories) is published after the entrance examinations on  27the of July each year

International Collaboration

Nowadays University maintains international partnerships with health care institutions and universities around the world. The collaborative work is carried out in 3 principal fields: patient care, education and research.


FEE STRUCTURE; St. Petersburg 1st Medical University (Pavlova) 

Prices in Rubles per year – Average exchange rate 65 Rubles to USD

Preparatory( 10 months) -150.000R(4200$), General medicine(5-6 yrs bilingual) -370,000 (5700$), Dentistry (5yrs bilingual)-340.000R (5300$),Pediatric (6 yrs bilingual )-280.000R(4300$), Pharmacy(5 yrs bilingual) on request, Medical biochemistry (6yrs bilingual)-on request, Residency ( 2yrs)on request. Hostel about 400$/yr, Health insurance abut 300 $/yr and living costs about 3000$/yr

The following are the visa requirements to get study visa of Russian Federation.

    1. Visa invitation will be arranged by Studymedicine -The same will be needed to obtain Russian visa from the Embassy (Consulate) of Russian Federation. More information on visa and registration on request.
    2. Fill up Visa Application Form…..Download from home page
    3. International Passport (Traveling Document valid not less than two year).
    4. Original Invitation Letter from the University – shall be arranged by Studymedicine and  forwarded to you and
    5. Original School Certificates ( O level/ SSCE/ HSSC , Bachelor or Master Degree if available), (should be legalized)
    6. General Health- Medical Certificate issued at least two months prior the entrance in to Russia (should be legalized)
    7. HIV- AIDS test issued at least two months prior to the entrance (should be legalized)
    8.   6 Pictures 3.5 x 4.5 cm
    9. To and Fro Air ticket valid for one year.

P.S.: In some countries Embassy of Russian Federation requires legalization of documents from specific departments.


You have successfully completed higher secondary school. You have successfully completed tertiary education in case applying for Post-Graduate Education. Minimum requirement is an average of 65% marks in higher secondary school (each in chemistry, biology, and English language). A proof of English language training

You need forward to us:

  • . Scanned copy of marks (grades) of completion of higher secondary education / tertiary education (should be translated into Russian language)
  • . Scanned copy of your Passport (should be translated into Russian language)
  • . Results of NEET (only for candidates from India),
  • . Also Guarantee for fulfillment of payment conditions.

You may need to fill up an application issued by University – we shall forward it to you


After fulfilling all the conditions and upon acceptance by us and by the University, you will be provided with a provisional admission letter (in electronic format) upon request. After that, we arrange visa invitation for you and the same will be forwarded by prepaid order of express courier. If you are applying through any local Agency, be sure it is serious and documents are well maintained and all procedure are based on transparency and within local laws.

Residency for all specialties:

For foreigners: subject to approvals of basic diplomas by Russian Ministry of Education and Science (equivalent to Russian standard or more)-1st year local language and specialized subjects and 2 years Residency: Tuition Fee on request

PhD Program:

For foreigners: subject to approvals of basic diplomas by Russian Ministry of Education and Science (equivalent to Russian standard or more)-1st year local language and specialized subjects and 3 years specialized courses -Tuition fee on request

Other details

Semester:-There are 2 Semesters in the academic year:  Autumn Semester — From September to January, Spring Semester — From February to June.

Entrance Examination (after approval)

  1. Chemistry
  2. Biology
  3. English language

Examinations:- There are examinations at the end of both semesters. The dates of examinations (Session Period) are determined by the Rector, but the examination dates for individual disciplines within the session period are decided by students and faculty members by mutual agreement. Student’s performance during the Examinations is graded as: «Satisfactory»; «Good»; «Excellent» or «Unsatisfactory». In order to appear for the exam, a Student must have passed all the Credit-Tests, and must have fulfilled the 100 % attendance

Vacations:- All students have their vacations twice a year. Summer vacations: from July 1 to August 31.Winter vacations: from January 15 to February 7.

All documents must be forwarded by email: copy to :

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