Siberian State Medical University trains the next generation of doctors by performing high-quality medical research and by offering an excellent education.
Established in 1878, Siberian State Medical University is one of the most well-known and highly reputable medical schools in Russia owing to its top-calibre academic and scientific body, and experienced physicians whose names are world-renowned. Among the graduates are two presidents of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, 25 associate members of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, and 42 academicians.
Siberian State Medical University’s core mission is to advance patient care and public health in the Russian Federation through teaching, research, and clinical excellence.
The University aims at improving the quality of life and health of the population through innovation in education, research and patient care offering top-quality training, education and research opportunities to the students.
Today, SSMU gives students a modern higher medical education. Authoritative scientific schools and the best traditions are combined with a high level of quality education and an honest, uncompromising approach to learning. Siberian State Medical University made world discoveries in the field of medicine, and among graduates over 800 doctors of science and professors, 42 academicians, 2 Presidents of the Academy of Medical Sciences of Russia (Nikolai Burdenko, Vladimir Timakov), Minister of Health of the RSFSR (Anatoly Potapov).
In 2015, Siberian State Medical University became the first medical university in Russia accredited by the Skolkovo Technology Park.