Astana Medical University
Astana Medical University (AMU) is one of the most prestigious medical universities across the globe. It is situated in Astana, which is the capital city of Kazakhstan. It was founded in the year 1997 as an academy named Akmolinsk State Medical Academy. In the year 2009, it became a university and was renamed Astana Medical University.
AMU enjoys a very high repute in the arena of medical education. It is approved by the leading medical bodies including UNESCO, MCI, and WHO. Medical aspirants from across the globe yearn for admission to this institute. It provides education based on international standards. Medical education and clinical training are imparted with the help of the most innovative technologies and teaching methodologies.
The university offers a three-tier education structure including bachelor's, master's, and Ph.D. courses. Some of the leading names in the world are the academic partners of Astana Medical University from the countries and continents like the US, Europe, Singapore, etc.
The university has eight faculties including Internal Medicine, Public Health, Dentistry, Nursing, Pharmacy, Preventive Care, Faculty of Post-Graduation, and Faculty of Additional Medical Education. Apart from providing medical education, AMU has earned a name in the field of clinical activities and medical science development.
The university boasts competent staff ace in their respective field. The staff comprises of 873 teachers that impart quality education. The teaching and training are backed by 112 doctors of medical science, 62 professors, 280 medical science candidates, as well as 67 associate professors.
The university also offers postgraduate courses on twenty-nine specialities of residency, 4 specialities of master’s program, as well as 2 specialities of Ph.D. doctoral degree.
Astana Medical University isn’t restricted to the domain of medicine. The MBA programs in Hospital Management offered by the university are much coveted amongst the students who yearn for a successful career in this field. Under this course, the students of the university get an opportunity to learn some subjects of their curriculum at Duke University in the United States of America and Parkway College in Singapore.
The university holds high rankings in the list of top medical universities across the world. It has been ranked country rank 31 world rank 7354
. Many top rankings have included AMU in the list of top 200 universities of the world. The university also holds a good position in the list of top 200 Asian Universities.
Astana is a beautiful city. It is the capital city of Kazakhstan. Perched on the embankment of Ishim River, it is home to many natural and man-made marvels. The population, as of 2017, of the city is 1,029,556. It was renamed Nur-Sultan in the year 2019 after Nursultan Nazarbayev, the departing president of Kazakhstan.
The city has a continental climate with very cold winters and warm summers. The temperature in winter drops down to -30 to -35 degrees Celsius and in summer it hikes to more than 35 degrees Celsius.
The capital city is divided into 3 districts namely, Almaty District, Yesil District, and Saryarka District. It has many leading educational institutions, as well as healthcare facilities. The popular attractions of the city include the Palace of Peace and Reconciliation, the Museum of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Atameken, Nur-Astana Mosque, etc.
Indian students at Astana Medical University
The low tuition fee of the institute topped with high-rated education and practical training attracts students from across the globe to study MBBS in Kazakhstan. This university is (MCI) Medical Council of India and (WHO) World Health Organization recognized. Every year hundreds of students enroll their name in the prestigious Astana Medical University. The university provides many facilities for Indian students. The MD degree awarded by AMU for the bachelor's medical course is equivalent to an MBBS degree in India.
Astana Medical University provides excellent accommodation facilities to students coming from different parts of the world. The hostels are well-furnished to provide a comfortable stay for all the students. There are clean kitchens, bathrooms, and toilets. Running hot and cold water facility is provided to the students. The hostels are well-guarded by the security personnel.
- The minimum age must be 17 years.
- The maximum age must not exceed 25 years.
- Must be passed Higher Secondary exams obtained a minimum 55 % marks (45% for reserved category).
- Must have Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English as compulsory subjects in 10+2.
- Must have passed the NEET exam.
- 10th class mark sheet
- 12th class mark sheet
- Neet Result
- 08 Photos (35 mm X 45 mm head centered in the frame. face should cover about 80 percent of the photo area. white background)
Astana Medical University Fees for MBBS