About South Kazakhstan State Medical Academy
It is a government government research university which is located in the city ‘Shymkent’ in Kazakhstan. The university has best faculty. University’s mission is to provide friendly environment. The university was established in 1979. The university is recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science, Kazakhstan. South Kazakhstan State Medical Academy is a coeducational higher education institution. This is one of the best universities in the Shymkent region of Kazakhstan.
It offers Bachelor courses, Master courses, Diploma and Ph.D. courses as well. General medicine, Dental faculty, Pharmaceutical faculty, faculty of Continuous professional development etc. are the faculties available at ‘South Kazakhstan State Medical Academy’. In the South Kazakhstan State Medical Academy, more than 11000 students have been enrolled.
South Kazakhstan State Medical Academy - At a Glance
|Last Date to Apply
||10+2 with 50%, 40% for reserved category
|NEET Entrance Test
||Yes, it is compulsory.
||5 + 1 year internship
||MCI and WHO approved
Benefits of Studying at South Kazakhstan State Medical Academy
Various youth policies and government initiative ensures continuous improvement and quality education for each and every student of the university.
General medicine, dentistry or pharmacy is preferred by international students as their choice of study.
South Kazakhstan university has the best and adequate academic infrastructure to ensure that the students get the best practical and theoretical knowledge in the university.
There are tens of thousands of books in the university’s library on different subjects, thus this will help students during their medical course, the library is excellent.
The South Kazakhstan state medical academy networks and academic exchanges with other best medical universities in Kazakhstan and in other countries as well.
There are guest lectures and interactions arranged for the students by the university.
Several extra curricular activities are arranged by the university for the students, for their personality development.
South Kazakhstan State Medical Academy - Fee Structure
|Fee in USD (approx)
|Fee in Indian Rupees (approx)
|Hostel & Food in Rupees (approx)
About Courses and Faculties
South Kazakhstan State Medical University has following faculties :
Faculty of Dental studies
Faculty of Pharmaceutical studies
Faculty of Continuous professional development
Faculty of Preparation of Specialize with Technical Professional Education
Faculty of General medicine
Admission Procedure of South Kazakhstan State Medical University
The student must have studied Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English at 10+2 level and must have scored minimum 50% marks in it.
This criteria can be relaxed up to 40% for the students belonging to reserved category.
In order to take an admission to South Kazakhstan State Medical University a student must have qualified NEET exam with good scores.
Students should have completed minimum 17 years of age on the 31st December of the year when they want to take an admission.
Required Documents for the Admission of a Student :
10th, 11th and 12th mark sheets
Fitness certificate by a registered doctor
Valid international passport
Scan copy of NEET - UG score card
All original educational certificates and birth certificate of the student
Study invitation approved by migration department of Kazakhstan
10 passport size photos
Filled visa application form
Accreditation and Recognition
The Semipalatinsk State Medical University has following accreditation and Recognition :
Medical Council of India (MCI)
World Health Organization (WHO)
Ministry of education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Students willing to go to South Kazakhstan State Medical Academy of Kazakhstan for study purpose must obtain a study visa.
Below are the requirements :
A letter from the university/ college or school be provided in which the enrollment is confirmed.
Copy of passport main page.
The students must have a valid passport which is valid for at least 3 months longer than the requested validity of the visa and it should have at least one blank page for visa.
A completed visa application form.
A letter of request must be submitted by the students to the Consular Section of the Embassy of Kazakhstan to issue a visa.
One passport size photo of the student, which should be stapled or stuck at the appropriate place on the application form. Students should please see the instructions related to photos carefully.
Accommodation and Campus at South Kazakhstan State Medical University
Hostels for students are provided with full security.
The university has well furnished hostels for its students. Hostels are provided by the university with the facilities like 24 hour gas and electricity supply, hot and cold water, etc.
There is a large library with excellent collection of books.
There are Cafeterias for students that provides tasty and healthy food.
University encourages sports activities like basketball, volleyball, cricket, football etc. at the hostel campuses for students.
University has separate hostels for girls and boys and those have CCTV cameras for student’s safety. Special attention is given towards security of girls.
About ‘Shymkent’ City
In the valley of Sayram river Shymkent city is located at the foothills of Ugam range. The city has the population of nearly 6,47,000 and it is a populated city.
According to the area, it is the third largest city of Kazakhstan. It connects to other important cities as it has the main railway junction.
For tourists, it is a nice place to visit and explore. The city has very famous bazaar which is a favourite destination of people for shopping. There are many famous parks in the city for children as well as for adults. Thus, different tours can be arranged for tourists like to the historical places, mountain tourism, hunting and fishing etc.