Founded in 1814, KSMU was the second university institution to be founded in Kazan, and the third medical university institution in the Russia
Kazan State Medical University is a multifunctional and multi-leveled state institution of higher learning in medicine.
Kazan State Medical University (KSMU) functions on the basis of self-governance and belongs to the system of Higher Education and Scientific Research of the Ministry of Health of Russia.
The highest body or KSMU self-governance is academic with university’s regulations. On March 6, 1994, the university was issued with a license number 16 G – 235 by the State Committee of Russian Federation of Higher Education which grants the right to perform activities in the field of professional education.
KSMU is recognized by WHO, IMED, MCI, amongst others.
Kazan State Medical University entered the top 100 Best Universities in Russia, ACCORDING to the Rating agency "Expert RA" The University occupies 37 Position among All Russian Universities included in the TOP Hundred pfcs (KSU) - 18th Place, KNITU (Kazan State Technological University ) - 41 KNITU Them. Tupolev (KAI) - 59