Osh State University the most prestigious Public University of Kyrgyzstan and the best of Central Asian Universities. Osh University dynamically promotes communal healthcare ensuring intellectual education combined with research. Osh State University strives to remodel continuously to provide top-class modern facilities, innovative methodologies, the latest technologically advanced infrastructure, and equipment conserving values, ethics, and culture balancing with the latest progressions. This state pedagogical university was founded in 1951 at the heart of osh city with a picturesque view of urban campus leading in the promotion of higher education in the region. Osh State University envisions growing competent environment science and democracy blooming together in the country. 10 own and 38 affiliated hospitals are in total to get clinical training to its Undergraduate and PG Medical students.
Official Website: https://oshmed.edu.kg/
|Year of Establishment||1951|
|Name of the University||OSH STATE UNIVERSITY|
|Type of the University||Public|
|Location of the University||Osh, Kyrgyzstan|
|Recognitions / Accreditations||NMC, WHO, ECFMG, AMC, GMC, FAIMER|
|Medium of Teaching||ENGLISH|
|Eligibility to enroll in MBBS||10+ 2 WITH PCB 50% IN 12TH / +2|
|Faculty||General Medicine, Stomatology|
|The population of Indian Students||150|
|Indian Food facility||Available in University canteen/restaurants|
|Total course duration||6 years|
A total of 542 faculty members are working at Osh State University among them 37 are doctor professors, 84 professors, 421 are specialist doctors, who are profoundly trying to enhance the skills of the students. The entire medical faculty at Osh state university are recruited from more than 20 countries of the world. Osh State University maintains high standards of educational rectitude and institutional veracity.
Infrastructure And Other Facilities
Osh State University provides top-notch infrastructure and other technically advanced facilities to all the students. Every department is equipped with full-fledged modern and innovative teaching aids, the best laboratories to research, highly advanced teaching rooms, auditoriums, 50 plus affiliated hospitals to provide clinical training to the students. Aside from these facilities university also accommodates the best sports complexes, food courts, and a vast library with more than 70,000 volumes of reference books and exquisite dormitories to ensure the students a comfortable learning environment.
More than 1000 students are currently studying at Osh State University enrolled from various countries like Syria, Nepal, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and so. Graduates of Osh State University are already working at various departments and top hospitals across the globe especially in the USA, Great Britain, Nepal, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Kazakhstan and so countries.
Over 150 Indian students are currently pursuing medicine at Osh State University enrolled to learn and improve the core concepts of medical education. Osh State University consistently reaching its goal of emerging competent and capable health practitioners and most of the Indian students enrolled here fervently accepted the mutual goal to self-develop themselves to be proficient future doctors.
Indian Food And Accommodation
Spacious hostels are available for the accommodation of boys and girls exclusively at Osh State University. Hostel rooms are provided with 24/7 surveillance security to protect the students from any unwanted occurrences. Indian food is available at the hostel mess to the taste preferences of north and south Indian students.
About Osh city: Osh is the 2nd largest city of the country after the capital city located in the valley of Fergana famously called as “Capital of the south”. Osh is the ancient city of the country estimated at the foundation of over 3000 years back and still serves as the critical administrative center of the country. Osh city resides just 5 km away from the Uzbekistan border having ancient culture and heritage. Osh had an outdoor bazaar along with the silk road established back in 2000 years of the Soviet period. City spread through 82.5 km2 at an elevation of 3,159 ft to the seashore and populated around 3,20,000 citizens.
Culture and heritage: Osh is the ancient city having best monumental heritage including “queen” Kurmanji Dalka, Russian orthodox, Rabat Abdul Khan mosque, Sulayman mountain, stone tower, ancient silk road, national historical and archaeological museum complex Sulayman, western-style supermarket Narodnyj are the famous tourist's attraction one should visit.
Transportation: Public transport at Kyrgyzstan mostly includes buses, electric trolleybuses, public vans, taxi cabs, commuter long-distance buses, serving the citizens to travel within and out of the city too long distances. Bishkek-2 railway station offers very few trains especially a three-day train service from Bishkek to Moscow is the most popular. Osh International Airport is located in the city serving over 12 lakhs plus passengers per year and is the busiest airport after Bishkek connecting air travel to most of the major cities of the world.
Climate: Osh has continental climatic conditions with hot and dry summer during May – July and Cold winters during the months of January to March. The summers are very hot and temperatures average up to 30oC and the winters are extremely cold going to the zero degrees temperatures with freezing cold. The climate during the winter months is the most difficult for the tropical climate acquainted countries students especially countries like India.
Climate: Bishkek has a humid continental climate with an average low temperature of 3oC during the months of January and February to a high temperature of 31oC during the June-July months. Summers usually are very dry also experience major thunder and sand storms with gusty winds and winters experience snow falls frequently and heavy fog. These climatic conditions are a little overwhelming to the students who migrated to study there especially for south Indian students where they are acquainted with tropical climatic conditions.
Safety: Kyrgyzstan is one of the safest countries and Bishkek is one of the safest capitals of the world being overly populated the crime rate is quite low. Except for petty crimes like the pick-pocketing city is very safe from serious crimes. Though the city is mostly safe the tourists or the students should be careful during the night times roaming and not to roam during night times individually.
Communication: Kyrgyz is the national language of Kyrgyzstan and Russian is also a major speaking language over there. Kyrgyz is a Turkic language adopted officially in 1991 as the official language. English is the teaching language at Osh State University and the communication of the same can be done at the university with the faculty and the peers. Nonetheless one cannot expect the same during interacting with the locals and to have direct coordination with the patients students need to learn the local language.