North Ossetian State Medical Academy, Russia

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North Ossetian State Medical Academy, Russia

(Северо-Осетинская государственная медицинская академия)

Acronym NOSMA | Founded 1939 

Address: Pushkinskaya Ulitsa, 40, Vladikavkaz, North Ossetia–Alania Republic, Russia, 362025

North – Ossetian State Medical Academy is located in the town Vladikavkaz one of the most beautiful towns of the Large Caucasian Mountains. The nature of the North – Ossetia is picturesque and original. Here we can see magnificent mountains, capped with snow and glaciers, green alpine meadows, and impetuous rivers. The climate of North – Ossetia is temporally continental. The winter here is mild, but summer sometimes is dry due to the influence of the hot middle east desert’s air. Vladikavkaz is a large densely populated town with a multinational population. Various cultures are integrated here. There are many possibilities for sport and cultural rest with convenient transport communication. NOSMA is one of the best ones in the North Caucasus. The international activity was put in use from 1991, for these periods many specialists have been prepared for foreign countries such as Syria, India, Lebanon, Morocco, Sudan, Djibouti, Greece, Baltic States, etc.

NOSMA was founded in 1939. For the period of its existence, over 21 000 highly qualified specialists have graduated from it. The graduates of NOSMA successfully work not only in the republic but in all regions of the Russian Federation and abroad too. At the 41 chairs of the academy work 384 professors and teachers: 53 Doctors of Medical Sciences, 34 Professors, 242 Candidates of Medical Sciences, and 62 Assistant Doctors.

NOSMA has its own clinic and stomatological polyclinic with modern equipment. Clinical chairs of the academy are based in large healthcare institutions of the republic, the bed space of which is more than 6300 locations. Along with the professional training we have all the conditions for research work. There is a research laboratory in the Academy and Institute of biomedical research of Vladikavkaz scientific center of the Russian Academy of Sciences and of RNO-Alania Government. The Academy operates Students’ Scientific Society and association of young scientists. Students of the Academy take part in international conferences and workshops. Students have access to a library with a rich fund of special literature and fiction numbering more than 428000 copies of publications. The library operates an electronic reading room equipped with computers with Internet access. 

The Academy has four sports and fitness centers: shooting gallery, a sports ground. There are museums: of Health Organization of North-Alania, biological and anatomical museums at the territory of the Academy.

Why people choose NOSMA?

  • Unique teaching system
  • Specialized university
  • Good value for money

North Ossetian State Medical Academy Admission | Admission procedure:

This 81 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on past academic records and grades.  To apply to North Ossetian State Medical Academy follow these next steps. Start your application process by contacting the university authorized representative to get information about necessary steps, as the admissions algorithm may vary for different countries.

The admission process begins by you sending us the scanned copy of the documents listed below, for more details or free counseling consult Doctors-IEA.

  • Filled application form
  • Passport
  • secondary school certificate or transcript
  • Medical fitness certificate
  • Photos (passport size 35*45mm at the matte paper)

North Ossetian State Medical Academy Faculties:

There are 6 faculties in the academy: medical, pediatric, stomatological, pharmaceutical, medico – preventive and the faculty of post-graduate education (internship, residency, postgraduate course). The faculty of postgraduate education is preparing to graduate in 15 specialties, clinical residency in 31 specialties. Annually specialization and advanced training in 25 specialties is conducted in the academy. NOSMA operates the department of pre-university training and further education for foreigners.

North Ossetian State Medical Academy Ranking:

NOSMA Country Rank: 351 and world Ranking 9793

North Ossetian State Medical Academy Recognition:

  • Ministry of Public Health and Education, Russian Federation.
  • National Medical Commission (NMC).
  • World Health Organization.
  • Pakistan Medical and Dental Council.
  • Arab & African Countries Medical Councils.

North Ossetian State Medical Academy Accommodation:

NOSMA government hostels are available in a five-minute walk from the Academy building. But because of more students, NOSMA foreign student representative has to provide private hostels or flats for incoming students which will be nearby University campus. It’s very good and comfortable as compared to the government hostels.

North Ossetian State Medical Academy | Fee structure:

The fees structure for 2021: 

Fee PatternTotal Fee
1st Year
2nd-6th Per Year
Grand Total
Per Year6000 USD4600 USD29000 USD

*Yearly fees include tuition fee, hostel fee & medical insurance fee.

*Tuition fees are fixed for six years.

  • Duration of the Course is 6 years with internship

  • The university provides students with a valuable academic education.

  • In comparison to other foreign universities, is also low.

  • The student visa process for the Russia is hassle free

  • Approved by NMC and WHO