Irkutsk is a city and the administrative center of Irkutsk Region, Irkutsk is one of the largest city in Siberia, Russia. Irkutsk lies on the Angara River, a tributary of the Yenisei,72 kilometers below its outflow from Lake Baikal and on the bank opposite the suburb of Glaskovsk.
Irkutsk is an amazing city, full of contrasts, landscapes and surprises which is whi Irkutsk attracts millions of tourists. The source of amusement caused by unique and unremarkable blending of ancient and modern Russia culture.
Irkutsk is a large scientific and educational center, where more than 100 thousand students are studying. There are 23 universities in Irkutsk. Irkutsk is home to the East Siberian Education Academy (since 1909), Irkutsk State University, Irkutsk State Medical University, Baykalsky State University of Economics and Law (since 1932), Irkutsk State Technical University, Irkutsk State Academy of Agriculture, Irkutsk State Linguistic University, Irkutsk State Railway Transport University and others. Students can get education in more than 260 specialties, including economics, law, art, agriculture and medicine.
Irkutsk State Medical University (ISMU) is one of the largest state university in Siberia and Far East. The aim of the university is to train highly skilled experts in the field of medicine and pharmacy. “ISMU” has all modern equipment that is available for the students during theoretical and practical classes.
Irkutsk State Medical University has a history of 96 years, now Irkutsk State Medical University has a staff of more than 100 professors and Doctors of Science, 298 Doctors of Philosophy, 1 academician of Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, 2 corresponding members of Russian Academy of Medical Sciences. ISMU trains specialists along the following education / qualification levels: Junior specialists, specialists and Masters: Today the university implements 7 programs of undergraduate education: