Kazan State Medical University is one of the most renowned, Medical Universities in Russia from where thousands of Indians have graduated in past. It is a multifunctional and multi-leveled government institution of higher learning in medicine. It meets both personal and social needs in acquiring education in medicine, in developing biomedical and clinical sciences, as well as broadening scientific knowledge of medical sciences. KSMU functions on the basis of self-governance and belongs to the system of Higher Education and Scientific Research of the Ministry of Health of Russia. Kazan State Medical University is one of the medical universities for Russia recognized by MCI, WHO, UK, USA and other major countries. According to the Academic Ranking of World Universities-European Standard ARES-2014, published by European Scientific-Industrial Chamber, KSMU got the third place among the top Medical Universities in Russia.