South Kazakhstan medical academy

South Kazakhstan Medical Academy

The south Kazakhstan medical academy, located in the Shymkent region of Kazakhstan is one of the best universities to study medicine.

With its accreditation and recognition from ‘Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan’, ‘World health organization (WHO)’, and ‘Medical Council of India’, this university holds a prestigious position amongst the medical institutes in the country.

SKMA was established in the year 1979 with a mission to provide med students and aspiring medical students all over the world with a friendly environment to pursue their dreams in the field of medicine. And with a primary goal to turn their students into highly trained professionals with a large number of skill sets and knowledge in the field of medicine.

SKMA is a higher education institution which offers the best medical education with its modern infrastructure and highly qualified faculty. Members who possess a significant amount of experience and knowledge in the field which helps the students perform their educational and scientific activities smoothly with the potential to excel in such activities.

SKMA is located in one of the most populated cities of Kazakhstan, which is having a rich culture. The city is popularly known for its incredibly diverse range of vegetation. The faculties of South Kazakhstan Medical Academy includes

  • Faculty of General Medicine
  • Faculty of Dental studies
  • Faculty of Pharmaceutical studies
  • Faculty of public health
  • Faculty of Nursing
  • Faculty of Continuous professional development
  • Faculty of Preparation of Specialize with Technical Professional Education

Courses offered
South Kazakhstan medical academy offers a wide range of courses from their bachelor’s, master’s, Diploma courses, to even Ph.D.

Given below are the list of courses offered by the institute

Bachelor’s (MBBS) 5 Years Master’s Master’s Residency
General Medicine Medicine


(incl. children’s)

Pediatrics Public Health Pediatrics
Stomatology Pharmacy Beam Diagnostics
Pharmacy Nursing Infectious diseases including children’s contagious diseases
The technology of Pharmaceutical Production Obstetrics and gynecology including pediatric gynecology
Public Health Cardiology (incl. Children’s)
Nursing Professional pathology
Prosthetic Dentistry General surgery

Quality of Education
With its ever-developing modern foundation which strengthens the institutions technical and materialistic resources for scientific researches and activities, this medical school aims to offer high quality medical and pharmaceutical education to their students at all levels. This institution organizes educational, recreational and welfare programs frequently for its students to provide them with the experience, knowledge and skillsets required for an individual’s personal and professional growth.

South Kazakhstan Medical academy is also well known amongst the medical profession and within the country itself for its highly qualified, experienced faculty members and an extensively modern infrastructure with its laboratory and clinical base. The academy owns a large and richly green complex to itself which contains specially designed buildings, each serving a unique purpose to the students. These buildings consist of laboratories, auxiliary services, lecture halls, practical labs, research buildings etc.

For an Indian student to be eligible for SKMA, they must:

  • Be between 17-25 years of age on or before 31st December of the admission year.
  • Should Pass 10+2 in Science subjects from a board recognized in India
  • Should possess a score of 50% or more in 10+2.
  • Must qualify NEET.

Why SKMA? 
SKMA focuses on English based MBBS course. Has low tuition fees yet highly evolved and modernized infrastructure. With their best of faculties and a rich location, SKMA places itself in a position to be the academy of choice by aspiring medical professionals.


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