Privolzhsky Research Medical University

Privolzhsky Research Medical University, PRMU (Nizhny Novgorod), was founded in 1920 to have evolved into one of the top medical universities in Russia by now.

The University offers Medical Specialist programs in English: General Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy.

The students learn clinical skills in practice since the 1st year, as PRMU is associated with many teaching hospitals throughout the city. They can enjoy a resource rich environment with modern simulation centers, a research library, a sports and health complex and 9 academic buildings. We also have 6 modern hostels. Finally, the university provides the students with an opportunity to participate in international

exchange programmes.

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Preparatory (foundation) course

Duration 9 month. Tuition fee $1600

This programme is designed for those who wish to enter one of the faculties at PRMU or to

prepare themselves for undergraduate or postgraduate studies. The programme includes:

  • Russian Language
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Physics

Specialist programs

Duration 6 years. Tuition fee $/per year

  • General Medicine (ENG) $4600
  • General Medicine (RUS) $4300

Duration 5 years. Tuition fee $/per year

  • Dentistry (ENG) $5100
  • Dentistry (RUS) $4500
  • Pharmacy (ENG) $4200
  • Pharmacy (RUS) $4200

Master’s degree programs

Duration 2 years. Tuition fee $/per year

  • Neuroscience $2500
  • Experimental Medicine $2500
  • Molecular and cellular technologies $2500
  • Medical biotechnology and bioengineering $2500
  • Clinical psychology $1250
  • Information systems and technologies in healthcare $1900
  • Healthcare management

Residency programs

Duration 2 years. Tuition fee $/per year

  • Radiology $3500
  • Pediatrics $3500
  • Dermatovenereology $4500
  • Infectious diseases $3500
  • Cardiology $3500
  • Traumatology and orthopedics $4200
  • Maxillofacial Surgery $5000
  • Pharmaceutical technology $3500

Postgraduate training programs

Duration 3 years. Tuition fee $/per year

  • Cell biology $3300
  • Neurosurgery $3300
  • Pediatric surgery $3300
  • Anesthesiology and resuscitation $3300
  • Immunology $3300
  • Pathological physiology $3300
  • Forensic Medicine $3300
  • Pharmacy management $3300

Privolzhsky Research Medical University, PRMU (Nizhny Novgorod) welcomes all foreign students. If you want to learn more about our education programs, admission procedure, or have other questions, please contact us!

Our admission officer is available for voice/video call and chat with you:


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Admission procedure

Contact to let us know if you would like to be admitted to PRMU.

Choose the level of training (Specialist, Resident).
Choose the area of study (General Medicine, Pharmacy, Dentistry).

Start preparing the documents (passport with a notarized translation into Russian, diploma/certificate of previous education, medical certificate).


Fill out an online application for admission via PRMU personal account.


Pass entrance exams (online or offline).


Get an invitation and come to Russia!

Why Privolzhsky Research Medical University?

Robust performer in global rankings

Students learning practical skills in practice since the 1st year

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Privolzhsky Research Medical University

10/1 Minin and Pozharsky Sq. Nizhny Novgorod 603950 RUSSIA