Established in the year 1938. Stavropol State Medical University, over the time has thousands highly skilled pass-outs that are working in every corner of the world. Stavropol State Medical University is situated in the large industrial, administrative, agricultural, cultural and scientific centre. Also, the city of Stavropol is known as the pearl of South Russia. Today, this University is one of the authoritative educational and scientific medical centres in Russia. In the year 2010, all the spheres of the Univeristy were licensed and received the State Accreditation Certificate.
This University is amongst the few Universities in Russia to be recognized by the MCI (Medical Council of India). State Medical University is also listed in the World Dictionary of Medical Schools published by WHO which makes the candidates of this University eligible to hold job in any corner of the world after taking the national examinations.
The activity of the University has been marked by high international award Earthmaker, which testifies belonging to community of world leaders of various industries, sciences, cultures and national health services. The University is awarded with the Diploma and the Gold Medal as the winner of the competitions “The European Quality” in the nomination of “100 Best Higher Schools”. The Kannes Silver Medal For “Dynamic Development” and the title “Flagman of XXI Century”. The Gold Medal of the International Biography Center and the Gold Diploma of the World Sciences International Forum. The winner of the All-Russia Economy Project “Modernization Leaders”in the nomination “Enterprise of the Year 2010”.
Lecture-rooms, laboratories and libraries do not limit the candidates's life. It has 4 hostels, a sports complex with a swimming pool, gyms and sauna. There is a sports camp on the Black Sea coast of the North Caucasus, where teachers and candidates have a rest every year.