Mission and Rector’s Message

Mission of Irkutsk State Medical University

Our mission is to provide future specialists with the highest level of professional skills in the sphere of medicine and pharmacy; to develop and improve civil and moral qualities of personality in the context of global, educational, scientific and information society, considering dynamical changes of the labor market demands.


Strategic vision - preparing professionals in the field of medicine and pharmacy, science andhealth care in the Siberian region of Russia, while possessing an international recognition, high attractiveness and competitiveness.

Strategic aim - occupying a firm position in the group of leading universities, which provide a professional training in the field of Russian public health service.

The Quality Policy

  • Educational activity — an optimal combination of traditional and innovative technologies in the sphere of training professionals on a competitive basis at all levels of continuous education process ( secondary, high, post-graduate and additional professional education);
  • Scientific work —scientific investigations development, innovation performance and training of personnel with the aim to obtain the highest qualification;
  • International activity — evolvement and strengthening cooperation in the scientific, medical and clinical practice spheres;
  • University management — building such a university staff team, which will be and indeed is result-oriented;
  • Informational support of the University  — implementation of a modern corporative and informational environment;
  • People management and corporate culture development — steady improvement of professional competence;
  • Taking care of the professional personnel of the University — creation of all the necessary conditions for the development of physical and moral potential of both the personnel and students;
  • Commercial operations —University management system organization with an efficient managing, gaining financial autonomy;
  • Health programs development — strengthening of the health system of East-Siberian region along with providing future professionals with innovative medical centers.

Leading staff of the Irkutsk State Medical University takes responsibility of the creation of conditions needed for achieving the objectives set by the University, providing understanding, execution and implementation of such a policy at all levels of the organization.

Mission, strategic vision, strategic aim and policies concerning the quality of the Irkutsk State Medical University education process, were approved on the academic board meeting that took place on 27.01.2011.

Rector of Irkutsk State Medical University,

Professor Malov I. V.

Rector’s Message

We are pleased to welcome you on the official site of the Irkutsk State Medical University!

Our University is one of the biggest University in Siberia and Far East region. We are proud of its centenary history and reliable authority.

We are aiming to prepare competitive and highly qualified specialists in the field of health care, pharmacy and science in the Siberian region.

Nowadays, there are 7 high educational programs and 2 programs of secondary education. Our students are highly in-demand not only in the labour market of the region and country, but also outside Russia.

We have entered into the agreements with medical faculties and universities in France, Austria, Germany, India, China, Korea, Mongolia, the United States and Uzbekistan. At various faculties of the Irkutsk State Medical University are taking courses up to 200 foreign citizens from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, India, Jordan, Korea, Congo, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Palestine, Syria, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan.

Also our University implements the following programs of postgraduate education: internship, residency and post-graduate. The training of medical staff are closely connected with advanced training of the internship, residency and post-graduate students.

Over the years, the university has set up its Student coordinating council, which covers all kinds of student’s creative activity: scientific and research work, creative workshops, sport activities, socio-educational work, student government. There is everything for a student to take up: drama school, dancing and vocal hall, sport dancing school, wits and humour competitions.

You will find more information about history and activities carried out by the Irkutsk State Medicine University on our web site. Welcome!!!

Rector of the Irkutsk State Medical University, professor, M.D.

Malov Igor Vladimirovich