Mari State University

Mari State UniversityMari State University

Mari State University is awarded with the gold medal «European Quality. 100 best universities of the Russian Federation – 2009», MarSU Rector, Dr. Vitaly Makarov is awarded with the honorary breastplate «Best rector – 2009» by the Independent Public Council of the competition «European Quality: Gold Medal More than 8,000 students study at the university. Around 2,500 students live in hostels.

The teaching staff includes more than 100 doctors of sciences and professors and 400 candidates of sciences and associate professors. The University campus comprises 7 educational buildings and 8 hostels and occupies a total area of 128 000 m2.

Information about the republic (General description of the Republic of Mari El, sights).

Mari El is a land of great natural beauty, rich in beautiful lakes and coniferous-deciduous forests. It is located to the east of the East European Plain, in the middle reaches of the Volga River. The majority of the republic is located on its left bank. The length of the territory from north to south is 150 km, and from west to east it is 275 km. In the south, the Mari El Republic borders the Chuvash Republic and the Republic of Tatarstan, in the west it borders the Nizhny Novgorod oblast, and in the north and east it borders the Kirov oblast. The length of the borders of Mari El exceeds 1200 km, and the total area is 23.4 thousand square kilometers. The population of the republic is about 700 thousand people.

The official languages are Mari (meadow and highland) and Russian

The climate is moderately continental with long cold winters and warm summers. The average summer temperatures range from +18, +20 C in summer to -18, -19 C in winter. The hottest weather is in the middle of July. The air warms up to +34, +38 C. Winter begins in November. The Mari El Republic is a great place for winter sports such as skiing and skating. Spring is generally fresh and dry.

The Volga River is the longest river in Europe and the largest in terms of its watershed. It flows for a distance of 155 kilometers through the Mari El Republic. On its banks, the museum of the ancient city of Kosmodemyansk and Sheremetevo Castle in the village of

Yurino welcome visitors. In addition to the Volga, there are 11 large rivers in the republic.

Students of Mari Sate University

In total, there are 476 rivers. 200 large lakes are national property of Mari land. They invariably attract visitors with their summer coolness and pure, refreshing water. Most cave-in lakes are located in forest areas and are very picturesque. On their banks are many hiking trails, parking lots, camping sites, sports camps, vacation homes and health resorts.

National Park “Mari Chodra” (“Mari forest”) is a very interesting natural complex. The park’s territory includes the health resort “Klenovaya Gora” and such popular tourist attractions like the spring “Zeleniy Kluch”, Lakes “Yalchik” and “Gluhoe”, and the rivers Ilet’ and Yushut. The oldest specimen of oak, which is called Oak of Pugachev is also located there. It is a natural monument, protected by the state.

For tourists, there is a developed network of transportation routes represented by all modes of transport: there is a river network on the rivers Volga and Vetluga with landing stages at Zvenigovo, Volzhsk, Kozmodemyansk, Yurino, and Kokshaysk. The Yoshkar-Ola airport operates flights toMoscow, Nizhny Novgorod, and Saratov. There are railways to Moscow and Kazan and highways to Cheboksary and Kazan.

Information about Yoshkar-Ola (from the point of view of students: general information, sports facilities, sights, culture and leisure).

Mari State medical University Yoshkar-Ola, the capital of the Mari El Republic is a dazzling gem on the map of Russia. Translated from the Mari language “Yoshkar-Ola” means “Red City”, that is “beautiful city”. And it is really true. Amazing architectural ensembles, the beauty of boulevards and streets fit perfectly into the color of the modern and hospitable city. The city was founded in 1584, until 1919 it was called Tsaryovokokshaisk, then – Krasnokokshaysk, and since 1927 the city has had its current name – Yoshkar-Ola. In 1990 it was included in the list of historical cities of Russia.

The capital of Mari El is located 150 kilometers from the city of Kazan and 862 kilometers from Moscow. The city is connected with the capital of the Russian Federation by railway and air communications.

Medical Faculty:

Course: 6 years. MBBS (MD General Medicine)

Medium: English

Mari State University ( RUSSIA )

Mari State University 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year 5th Year 6th Year
TUITION FEE /YEAR 2700 USD 2700 USD 2700 USD 2700 USD 2700 USD 2700 USD
HOSTAL /YEAR 300 USD 300 USD 300 USD 300 USD 300 USD 300 USD
HEALTH INSURANCE/ YEAR 150 USD 150 150 150 150 150
TOTAL IN US DOLLARS/ YEAR 3150 USD 3150 USD 3150 USD 3150 USD 3150 USD 3150 USD
TOTAL IN INR/Y(APPROX.) 1,89,000 RS 1,89,000 RS 1,89,000 RS 1,89,000 RS 1,89,000 RS 1,89,000 RS

Tuition Fees also can be paid on half yearly 1US Dollar= 60 Rupees