Welcome to Karaganda State Medical University!
Our university was founded in 1950. The University is leader among medical schools in Kazakhstan.
Present time the University implements multi-level training of specialists: post-secondary education (college), undergraduate (bachelor), post-graduate (master program, internship and PhD program) and additional education.
Education is provided on Kazakh, Russian and English languages.
There are more than 6 000 students have studied at University.
Our graduates successfully work in Kazakhstan and abroad.
The University’s Faculty members include academicians of National Academy of Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, New York Academy of Natural Sciences, International Academy of Information, and Academy of Natural Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan, 60 Full Professors and Doctors of Medicine, 195 Associate Professors and PhD Doctors, 50 Masters.
The University has 5 study premises, scientific library, electronic library, Clinical skills (simulation) Center (Harvey, SimMan, Simbaby etc.), Research Center, 6 dormitories, Student Health Center, Dental Clinic, Student Sport Camps. University’s clinical departments are located in 37 clinics of city, students get vocational practice in 156 clinics of Kazakhstan and abroad.
Partners of our University are medical schools of Kazakhstan, Russia, Belarus, Georgia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, the Ukraine, University of Southampton (Great Britain), University of Miami (USA), University of Goethe (Germany), Technical University of Munich (Germany), Karlov University (Czech Republic), Modern Institute of Hospital Management (India), University of Gothenburg (Sweden), University of Orebro (Sweden), University of Perugia (Italia), University of applied sciences of Lahti (Finland), International Medical University (Malaysia), University of applied sciences JAMK (Finland) University of Zagreb, School of Medicine (Republic of Croatia), Near East University (Turkey), National Taiwan University, School of Medicine (Taiwan), National Taiwan University (Taiwan), University of Delhi (India), Center of New Medical Technologies “CoMeT” (Israel), Clinic of Doctor Pirk (Czech Republic), Hospital St. Bonifatus GMBH (Germany), Clinic of Reproductive Medicine and Gynecology (Czech Republic), Hospital SweiMansingh (India), B.J.M. Laboratories Ltd. (Israel).
KSMU is the first medical school in Kazakhstan which in 2005 successfully passed Certification of Quality Management in Education, Science and Practice in accordance with international standard ISO 9001 by authorized body NQA-UK (Great Britain) and recertificated in 2008 and 2011.
University received Certificate of institutional accreditation of the University (2010) and Certificate of accreditation as subject on scientific and technical activity (2011).
KSMU is included in AvicennaDirectories of World Health Organization and World Federation of Medical Education (2011). KSMU is the member of Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE), Association for the Study of Medical Education (ASME), Organization for PhD Education in Biomedicine and Health Sciences in the European System (ORPHEUS).
Education at Karaganda State Medical University is guarantee for stable future!
MD, Professor, Rector of KSMU
of Karaganda State Medical University
Mission:creation of learning atmosphere for formation of professional competence and versatile development of individual that ensures training of competitive specialists on the basis of achievements in medical education, science and practice, who are capable to continue their education during the whole life and adapt to changing conditions in public health system, possess active civic position, satisfying requirements and expectations of society and state.
Conduction: High quality of medical education, based on realization of recognized educational programs on national and international level, which provide dynamically HEI development, supporting leadership in medical education and science.
Quality policy of KSMU provides continuing improvement of required mission and strategical purposes, constant improvement of rendering services to consumers with account of needs and expectations of the society and improvement of the efficiency of KSMU’s quality management system in accordance with the requirements of international standard ISO 9001:2008.
The main priorities of Quality Policy of KSMU are:
- strategic planning and realization of KSMU’s Strategic Plan;
- customers’ satisfaction (individuals, society, organizations, state) by quality of rendering services;
- development of student self-government and student representation on administrative committees of the University;
- implementation of innovative technologies for services quality improvement;
- development of personnel resources;
- development of corporative culture and quality culture;
- development of material and technical bases and provision of effective resource usage.
The quality policy complies with the mission and strategic goals of KSMU.
Academic leadership has the leading role in realization of mission and Quality Policy, in analysis of efficiency of the quality management system is the work of top management.
Quality policy is approved by all subdivisions of the University that is determined their responsibility for improvement the quality management system effectively.
KSMU’s staff are highly competent for rendering of services to competitive specialists training capable to realize the state policy in health care, medical education and science.
Rector of KSMU R.S. Dosmagambetova
CHARTER OF Republican State Organization on right of operating control “Karaganda State Medical University” of Ministry of
Health Protection of the Republic of KazakhstanCity Karaganda – 2009. here (*.doc)