Training of foreign students. The dean’s office for Foreign students

International quality certificate

Saint-Petersburg State Pediatric Medical Academy was founded in 1925 as Academic and Research Institute of Maternal health and babyhood protection on the basement of the leading city children hospital opened in 1905. It is the oldest unaffiliated pediatric higher educational institution.

Over 40 000 graduates, among them over 2000 foreign doctors.

Since 1949 TRAINING OF FOREIGN STUDENTS from over than 60 countries: Sweden, Norway, Greece, Mongolia, India, China, Vietnam, Nepal, Cameroon, Congo, Ghana, Mali, Nigeria, Tanzania, Zambia, Uganda, Malawi, Botswana, Gabon, Egypt, Syria, Palestine, Jordan, Kenya, Lesotho, Peru, Morocco, Tunisia, Ethiopia, Sudan, Turkmenistan, Kirgizstan, Tadzhikistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Estonia, etc.

Diploma of international pattern according to the World Health Organization decision — since 1965.

Teaching staff

64 teaching departments, 500 specialists, 80% of whom have scientific degrees.

Scientific connections and joint investigations in Europe, Asia, America, Australia

Faculties and branches

Beginning of studies September, 1st:

  • «Pediatrics» 060103 — 6 years.
  • «General Therapy » 060101 — 6 years.
  • «Clinical Psychology » 030401 — 5 years.
  • «Dentistry» 060201 — 5 years.
  • «Medical Biophysics » 060602 — 6 years.
  • «Specialization training and refresher classes for physicians» 060105 — 6 years.
  • Upgrade qualifications and doctors retraining.

Post-graduate education

Over 70 specializations:

  • Internship.
  • Clinical residency;
  • Post-graduate course for:
    • Candidate’s (master’s) degree.
    • Doctor’s degree.

Clinical settings

Academy Hospital designed for 815 beds, inpatient and outpatient departments for adults and children, maternity homes, sanatoriums. Access to the patients from the 1 course.

Electronic libraries, laboratories, phantom classes, computer classes.

Comfortable hostels.

Procedure of admission of foreign students

Academy accepts Foreign citizens for the studies at the expense of the state budget (international assignments) or at the commercial form (individual tuition) having secondary (complete and proved by nostrification of Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation) general education received in foreign educational institutions.

Entrance Examinations are held in a fixed period (July — August) according to “ Regulations of Admission for Foreign citizens to SPSPMA in 2013”.

For Foreign citizens and compatriots, living abroad, additionally to the number of the quota reserved by the state Ministry of Health Care and Social Development can grant places at the expense of the state budget on the ground of international requests with the approval of Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation.

Preparatory unit (for 0-year students)

Beginning of studies October, 1st. Studies of Russian language, biology, physics and chemistry during 1-2 years in order to get ready for studying of chosen specialty in Russian in the Academy.

Contacts and address

Phone: 007 812 542-64-56.
Address: Russia Saint Peterburg Litovskaya St. 2.