About Sechenov University

Sechenov University is the largest research medical school in Russia. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses taught in English and Russian in all areas of medicine, biology and biotechnology, including bachelor’s degrees, specialist degrees, master’s programs, clinical residency programs, PhD programs and CME courses. Sechenov University concentrates global talent, knowledge and technologies in Life Sciences. The target model drives its sustainable transformation to a world-class University, with balanced focus on multidisciplinary education, research and partnership with industry.

Research is carried out across eight research institutes:

  • Molecular Medicine
  • Personalized Medicine
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Pharmacy
  • Translational Medicine
  • Bionic Technologies & Engineering
  • Leadership
  • Health Management



Upon choosing an educational programme an applicant is required to:

  1. Provide a primary e-application;
  2. Provide originals of the documents;
  3. Pass entry examinations;
  4. Start studies in time.



Spread out across 360,000 square meters, Sechenov University offers world-class facilities, including:

One of the largest university hospitals, with over 3,500 beds

  • Botanical gardens
  • Seven radiology units
  • 16 inter-clinical diagnostic and treatment facilities
  • Simulation center with a virtual hospital
  • Center for surgical skills
  • University teaching pharmacy
  • Stadium with a swimming pool, indoor and outdoor sport facilities
  • Volunteering center
  • Multimedia complex
  • Student research laboratories
  • Student Center for Scientific Career 



One of the first things everyone considers when getting a master's degree is the cost of the program. While cost is something that should be considered, you should always be aware of the options available to you when fundingyour degree. Download your copy of the Scholarship Guide to know about global scholarships and how to apply for them.