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About Semey State Medical University

Semey State Medical University –   is one of the biggest higher medical education establishments of Kazakhstan Republiс, which has its own teaching hospital with the branches in the Pavlodar city. The biggest dynamics of university’s infrastructure development is given to intensive growth opportunities of the educational, scientific and innovational prosperity.

There are 8 faculties with more than 3685 students from all regions of Kazakhstan, from the neighboring countries and far abroad, and around 2000 doctors improve their qualification on postgraduate level.

The strategic aim of Medical University is to joint needs of The East Kazakhstan region in health care service and to develop highly qualified medical faculty

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History  Semey  State  Medical University began September 1, 1953 with the opening of medical faculty, who were enrolled  the first 320 students. All the years of the existence of high school graduates  began  more  than  25 thousand people  who  are  working  successfully in Kazakhstan  and  abroad.  Including  3  of academician, deputies of the Parliament of Kazakhstan,  6  people  worked  rectors of medical  schools,  14  heads  of regional health  departments  and  other  prominent figures of science and practice. 

Over  the  past  few  years  to  improve the organization  of  the  educational  process developed  a  scientific  medical potential, stronger material and technical base. University became known in the country and the world, is developing   intensively. Since 2009, it was granted the status of University.  Now  it  is  a    multi-Medical University, educational and cultural center in the East Kazakhstan   and Pavlodar regions.

An important event in the history of the University was the visit of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev in June of 2007, which highlighted the achievements and  praised the work. "This is the best medical university of the country and I've been watching its development", - he said at a meeting with the teachers and students of the University.

In  order  to  achieve  high  goals  at the University   employs   more   than   1,500 professors, teachers, staff and  physicians. Every  year  more  than  600  students  are students  of University, the total number of students  exceeds  4,000. The   university foreign students from India, Pakistan, China, Mongolia, and Russia.

Contact Details:                   

Republic of Kazakhstan
East Kazakhstan, Semey city, 071400, Abai str. 103
Tel: (+7-7222) 52-22-51, 56-28-84
Fax: (+7-7222) 56-97-55
E-mail: mail@ssmu.kz