Learning Russian

Welcome to the Pre-Educational (Preparatory) Courses of Yaroslavl State Medical University (YSMU)!

 

1. Foreigners who are not speaking Russian are initially enrolled at Pre-Educational Courses at YSMU, where they study Russian language. For the additional payment foreigners are invited to enter courses of Biology, Physics, Chemistry and other subjects, depending on specialty they want to get.

2. At the end of educational year, there are final tests. Those who passed these tests successfully will get official certificates that give them the right to study at Yaroslavl State Medical University or in other educational institutions depending on specialty.

3. Pre-educational courses of YSMU for foreigners are licensed by Russian Ministry of Health Care and the corresponding certificate gives the right to enter after admissions tests to the following faculties: medical faculties, faculty of pharmacy, postgraduate training.

4. Foreigners who did not pass the examinations as well as those who did not show sufficient knowledge must return home to their native country at their own risks and expenses.

DOCUMENTS THAT ARE REQUIRED TO CONSIDER YOUR SUBMISSION

TO THE PRE-EDUCATIONAL (PREPARATORY) COURSES

AT YAROSLAVL STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY:

1. Completed application (including full name, date of birth, passport number, citizenship, permanent address, contact phone, fax, and e-mail of applicant). Application is free by its form, so applicant can arrange it he/she wishes as ordinary MS Word or *.pdf file. However, it should contain those data that are indicated above and applicant personal signature as well.

2. Copy of Passport and notary certified translation of it into Russian that is officially legalized in Russian Embassy in the country of issue (or bear the Apostyle mark).

NOTE: The passport of applicant should be valid for the period of not less than 18 moths (1.5 years) from the moment of beginning of education.

3. Documents about applicant previous school education: school certificate, transcripts and supplementary materials (if available). If these materials are in other language than Russian, these documents should be officially legalized in the country of their issue. In addition, these documents should also be accompanied by officially and notary certified translations into Russian language. Both of these procedures should be done in the Russian Embassy of applicant native country. Supplementary materials must clearly show that applicant during school education time has passed successfully such mandatory subjects like Chemistry, Biology and Physics with the indication of the amount of educational hours and obtained final marks on these subjects.

4. Certificate of birth (if available) with its officially certified translation into Russian language (translation could be done at the Russian Embassy at the native country of applicant).

5. Physical health examination report together with its officially certified translation into Russian language (translation could be done at the Russian Embassy at the native country of applicant).

6. HIV test results together with its officially certified translation into Russian language (translation could be done at the Russian Embassy at the native country of applicant).

7. Eight photographs (3x4 cm) on matte paper.

Period of education on Pre-Educational faculty is 8 or 16 months. Pre-submission may be done by post, fax or by e-mail (preferably). Final submission should be done personally, and persons arriving to study must present their original paper documents mentioned above during their personal visit. Our contact coordinates are mentioned below.

Deadline for application and document submission is October 15 of each educational year (for 8 months course) or February 15 of each educational year (for 16 months course). Education starts at December the first of each year (for 8 months course) or at April the first of each year (for 16 months course), so approved applicants must arrive at YSMU strictly before December 1 (for 8 months course) or April 1 (for 16 months course) of each educational year.

If you want to be a doctor or a pharmacist, if you wish to get your education here, if you desire to see Yaroslavl and to know Russian, if you plan to learn our traditions and culture - you have to arrive here!  We are welcoming you in the Preparatory Courses of YSMU!  

 

 

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