KURSK State Medical University is the Leading University in Russia which has been accepted by the Sri Lankan Medical Council seek students from Sri Lanka for next semester.
At present, there are nearly 200 Sri Lankan Students among the 5000 medical students in the university.

The minimum qualification required to enter KSMU is GCE A/L or London A/L with three credits passes. The prospective students must be between 17 to 25 years of age. Mature students are welcome.

Students can select General Medicine (Six Years), Pharmacy (Five Years), Public Health (Five Years) and Dentistry (Four Years) as their wish.

One Academic year consists of two semesters; September – January and February – June.
The Kursk State Medical University is a Government-sponsored University and is the FIRST in Russia to begin Graduate, Undergraduate and Post-graduate programs in English medium

More details on http://www.kgmu.com/ or from the Srilankan Representative Yasoba N. Atukorale on 2807086 or ………….

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