Established in the year 1957, West Kazakhstan Marat Ospanov State Medical University is located in the West region of Kazakhstan.It is dynamically developing university with a rich 60-year history.The opening of the Institute marked the beginning of the development of medical education and science in Kazakhstan. The first teachers came from the leading medical institutions of the USSR. West Kazakhstan Marat Ospanov State Medical University is a major educational, therapeutic, research, diagnostic and cultural centre of the western region of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
INFRASTRUCTURE- The university has 5 educational and laboratory buildings, 5 student dormitories for 2100 places, a conference hall named after A.Doszhanova for 700 seats and a modern library.
ACCREDITATION AND RECOGNITION - Accreditation is the process by which the accreditation body evaluates the quality of the university as a whole or individual educational programs of the university in order to recognise their compliance with international standards and criteria. The West Kazakhstan Marat Ospanov State Medical University has acquired accreditation and recognition from Medical Council of India (MCI), World Health Organization (WHO) and Ministry of education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan
DEDICATED STAFF– The University staff use Modern technologies and innovative approaches introduced in the field of medicine and education in their teaching methodology.The Universityhas been able to achieve its goals due to its talented teachers, among them are 12 PhD, 33 doctors of science and over 157 candidates of science.
PROGRAMS OFFERED - The educational process includes bachelor’s degree courseand post-graduate education, retraining and advanced training of specialists in the basic educational programmes.The university offers 4 specialties in the master’s program, 2 doctoral programs, 18 specialties in the residency and 29 specialties in the physicians and nursing program.
INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION- WKMOSMU cooperates in the field of medical science, education and practical health care with 45 leading foreign universities on the basis of signed memorandums on mutual relations, contracts, agreements on international cooperation. The program of academic mobility of students and teaching staff is being implemented.
The campus provides basic amenities and facilities.