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Rector of Ural State Medical University O.P. Kovtun visited the office of RACUS organization in St. Petersburg

On June 7 2019, Honored Doctor of Russia, member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Rector of Ural State Medical University (USMU- Yekaterinburg), which is a member of RACUS group, Olga Petrovna Kovtun visited the head office of RACUS organization in St. Petersburg.
O.P. Kovtun visited the office of RACUS organization specifically for the presentation of the university to the managing staff of the organization working with foreign citizens organize over 600 educational events anually in 72 countries and recruit foreign applicants to the universities of RACUS group. The visit of USMU’s rector confirmed the authority of this higher medical university and its desire to increase the number of foreign students to 2,000 in the coming years.

During presentation, Olga Petrovna informed that USMU ranks TOP-100 best universities of Russia, TOP-3 leading dental faculties of Russia and TOP-10 reputable medical universities of Russia. 5 educational programs of Ural State Medical University are included in the “Best Educational Programs of Innovative Russia”.

Ural State Medical University offers all degrees: Bachelor's degree, specialist degree, Master’s degree, clinical residency, postgraduate studies. The university also offers over 350 additional professional education programs using interactive distance and simulation technologies, as well as network educational programs with leading Russian universities.

Urals State Medical University keeps up with the times, therefore it constantly introduces training in the newest professions that are already in demand in the global labor market. It includes research physician, operator of cellular technologies, medical manager, IT physician, molecular dietician, nanopharmacologist, translator of medical literature and many others.

Olga Petrovna Kovtun also informed that at the moment students from Russia and 23 countries of the world are studying at Ural State Medical University. They appreciate the innovative technologies that are used in USMU, and they are confident that the knowledge gained there will be their key to a successful medical career.