Founded on 24 May 1951, Osh State Medical University is currently one of the finest destinations for MBBS aspirants in and around Kyrgyzstan. At present more than 3500 students are pursuing their medical education in Osh State Medical University. Out of this more than 600 students are from the adjoining countries of Kyrgyzstan such as Pakistan, Nepal, India, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Turkey, Iran, Palestine and Syria. Instructions are given in two languages – English and Russian. Foreign students are studying at International Medical faculty in English and students from Kyrgyzstan study at Medical faculty Osh State University in Russian.
Medical students are trained in two main specialties – General Medicine and Pediatrics. Osh state medical university delivers the highest standards of education and is also very well known for its institutional integrity and academic honesty. The faculties in Osh State Medical University include highly qualified and well experienced local as well as foreign members. A good proportion of foreign staff is maintained so as to deliver lessons in English. Most of them hold a Doctorate in Medical Sciences. Also many outstanding scientists work along with Osh State Medical University and the physicians with the campus are working in different parts of the world. With a large number of varied medical books and International journals, the library in Osh State Medical University is class apart. Osh State Medical University has become an epicenter of scientific medical and educational excellence in Kyrgyzstan.