Ulyanovsk State University was initially established as a branch of Moscow State University. In 1995, this branch of Moscow State University in the city of Ulyanovsk was transformed into Ulyanovsk State University. In a short time, the university has shown high educational standards and scientific potential, which has allowed this university to occupy a key position in the educational and scientific space in the region. The medical faculty of Ulyanovsk State University is composed of about 40 Residential Doctors, 15 scientists, 25 tutors and more than 150 medical staff. The priority of Ulyanovsk State University is international cooperation, the university is successfully operating the Russia-American and Russian-German faculty currently. 17 departments of the Faculty of Medicine trains more than 1,000 students in the field of Medicine and Pediatrics. More than 2,500 students have already graduated from this university. The university meets all the teaching standards of the Russian specialities and uses modern technology teaching and learning methods. Today, Ulyanovsk State University has students from nearly 30 countries.