About ISM

 The International School of Medicine as a structural division of IUK was established in 2003. The main foundation for establishment of the school was a strategy of reforming Kyrgyz education system and increasing competitiveness of domestic universities, which resulted in the main emphasis of ISM administration and faculty being focused on the creation of a modern dynamic educational institution that can provide high-quality training and has competitive potential in the medical education market.

Fifteen years ago the first 13 students were enrolled, whereas at present about 3500 students study in the school. Most of our students are citizens of foreign countries: India, Pakistan, South Korea, USA, Great Britain, Russia, Ukraine, Afghanistan, Japan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Turkey and Syria. This is why the language of instruction is English.

Program Level

4.8 year; MD Physician (equivalent to MBBS in India)

Duration

4.8 Year bachelor degree

Tuition fee

$4500 / year

Cost of Living

$200 / month

NEXT Classes

Yes

Departments

General Medicine
Gastroenterology
Hematology
Infectious diseases
Neurology
Nephrology
Psychiatry
Psychotherapy
Pulmonology
Physiotherapy
Radiology
Starting Date

May 2020

Submission Deadline

15th September

Status

Likely Open

INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, BISHKEK, KYRGYZ REPUBLIC

The International School of Medicine established in 2003 was made a part of the International University of Kyrgyzstan. At present the school has about 750 students from Central and South Asia.

Registration

The International School of Medicine of International University of Kyrgyzstan is an official state educational institution with the license of the Ministry of Education and Science of Kyrgyz Republic for medical education in General Medicine within 5 years of study. (Official license No.LD 150000861).

 International School of Medicine was officially registered at:

  • World Health Organization
  • Institute for International Medical Education
  • Foundation for advancement of International Medical Education and Research(FAIMER)
  • Organisation for PhD education in Biomedicine and Health Sciences in the European System (ORPHEUS)

Mission of the School

Basic mission of the school is to train highly qualified specialists, conduct scientific research in medicine, and provide health services to the population of Kyrgyz Republic and neighboring countries. Training at ISM is conducted with the most up-to-date educational technologies used to ensure highly efficient training of doctors. The ISM’s primary goal is to produce highly qualified doctors able to successfully work in any place of the globe.

 ISM is the modern dynamical higher educational institution of a new formation focused exclusively on export of medical formation. Owing to a combination of modern approaches to training and traditions of Soviet educational system, ISM provides high quality professional training and possesses high competitive potential in the market of medical formation.

 ISM is one of the top higher educational institutions in Kyrgyzstan where the program with the medium of instruction in English. As a part of IUK the ISM have signed the Bologna agreement (EU), which sets up single and commonly European educational standards.

GENERAL MEDICINE

  • Course duration 5 years of studies
  • Degree :- M.D
  • Study in English Medium.
  • More than 750 Indian Students are studying.
  • ISM is 25 years old.
  • MCI test (FMGE) preparation from the first year by Indian professors.
  • ISM – IUK has 1100 bed hospitals

 For school graduates with 12 years of educational experience (mostly for British Commonwealth citizens). This program is implemented with English as the language of instruction.

 The program is implemented with the use of integration and modules based training technology introduced in Kyrgyzstan with the technical support of World Health Organization experts and through the application of credit hours system.

POSTGRADUATE STUDIES (residency program, 3 years)

POSTGRADUATE STUDIES are conducted in a broad range of such clinical fields as: obstetrics and gynecology, surgery, traumatology and orthopedics, pediatrics, therapeutics and other. ISM also offers postgraduate non-clinical training programs for the degrees of physician-laboratory assistant and Master of Public Health.

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH PROGRAMS

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH PROGRAMS are offered in various fields with subsequent presentation of relevant dissertations leading to scientific degrees of: 

“Candidate of medical sciences” awarded at ASPIRANTURA (on completion of Ph.D studies)

“Doctor of medical sciences” awarded at DOCTORANTURA (on completion of doctoral studies).

International School Of Medicine (Elite Campus), Issyk-kul

Issyk-Kul regional campus is an ISM structural division located in the town of Cholpon-Ata on the shore of Issyk-Kul lake. The campus functions closely with the ISM Central campus in Bishkek and provides training of 5 years of MD Degree in General Medicine.

The administrative subdivisions and departments located in the Issyk-Kul campus also closely coordinate their activities with ISM profile departments located at the Central Campus.

The campus’s training units are equipped with all the necessary teaching materials and techniques to ensure effective learning.

The campus functions in cooperation with medical institutions of Cholpon-Ata and Issyk-Kul region of Kyrgyzstan. In particular, with the Issyk-Kul hospital, the Family Medicine Center and the “Goluboy Issyk-Kul” rehabilitation clinic.

The campus infrastructure provides a comfortable and safe stay for students, on the campus, there are cafes, a gym, a cinema, a student club.

Students of the ISM Issyk-Kul campus have the opportunity to lead an active student and social life, along with active learning activities.

International School of Medicine (ISM) has launched its new regional campus in Cholpon- Ata, Issyk-Kul.

Campus has its hostel, canteen, labs, lecture halls, classrooms and sports ground that correspond to the relevant standards, moreover, it has a view at the beautiful mountain landscape and access to the lake beach and is surrounded by a green park.

On 19 of October 2017, Rector of ISM, Professor Chyngyshpaev Sh.M with Vice-Rector and Dean visited the campus welcoming the new students and wished them success in new academic year.

International School Of Medicine East Campus

Mission of the School

Basic mission of the school is to train highly qualified specialists, conduct scientific research in medicine of mountains, provide health services to the population of Kyrgyz Republic and neighboring countries. Training at ISM is conducted with the most up-to-date educational technologies used to ensure highly efficient training of doctors. The ISM’s primary goal is to produce highly qualified doctors able to successfully work in any place of the globe.

ISM is the modern dynamical higher educational institution of a new formation focused exclusively on export of medical formation. Owing to a combination of modern approaches to training and traditions of Soviet educational system, ISM provides high quality professional training and possesses high competitive potential in the market of medical formation.

ISM is one of the top higher educational institutions in Kyrgyzstan where the program with the medium of instruction in English. As a part of IUK the ISM have signed the Bologna agreement (EU), which sets up single and commonly European educational standards.

GENERAL MEDICINE

  • Course duration 5 years of studies
  • Degree :- M.D
  • Study in English Medium.
  • More than 750 Indian Students are studying.
  • ISM is 25 years old.
  • MCI test (FMGE) prepration from the first year by Indian professors.
  • ISM – IUK has 1100 bed hospital.

For school graduates with 12 years of educational experience (mostly for British Commonwealth citizens). This program is implemented with English as the language of instruction.

The program is implemented with the use of integration and modules based training technology introduced in Kyrgyzstan with the technical support of World Health Organization experts and through the application of credit hours system.

POSTGRADUATE STUDIES (residency program, 3 years)

POSTGRADUATE STUDIES are conducted in a broad range of such clinical fields as: obstetrics and gynecology, surgery, traumatology and orthopedics, pediatrics, therapeutics and other. ISM also offers postgraduate non-clinical training programs for the degrees of physician-laboratory assistant and Master of Public Health.

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH PROGRAMS

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH PROGRAMS are offered in various fields with subsequent presentation of relevant dissertations leading to scientific degrees of:

“Candidate of medical sciences” awarded at ASPIRANTURA (on completion of Ph.D studies)

“Doctor of medical sciences” awarded at DOCTORANTURA (on completion of doctoral studies).

International School Of Medicine IUK

The university was established by degree of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic, The founders of the International University of Kyrgyzstan are the Government of Kyrgyzstan, the Ministry of Education and Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic, the National Academy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic and San Francisco State University (USA).

The International University of Kyrgyzstan is a state university with the status of International Higher Education and has a direct relationship to the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic. By the decree of the President of the Kyrgyz Republic on December 30, 1998, and the enactment of the Kyrgyz Republic Government, the International University was given the status of autonomous self-management.

The IUK is a member of the World Association of Universities and Colleges (WAUC), Association of European Universities (EUA), European Association for International Education (EAIE), Global Alliance for Transnational Education (GATE), Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW), International Association of Universities under UNESCO.

Campuses

This is the main centre for studies in the International School of Medicine (ISM). This is also the main campus for International University of Kyrgyzstan (IUK) where other faculties other than medicine also take place. It also consists of the main library where students can get books issued for studies. It also has many halls with multimedia facilities and auditoriums. The main administration of IUK is based in this campus which overlooks the beautiful Philharmonic of the Kyrgyz Republic in the capital Bishkek.
● Administration Campus
● Morphological Campus
● Educational Practical Laboratory (EPL)

ISM programs

● Basic medical education (5 years)
● Post-graduate specialization – residency (3 years)
● Doctoral studies (4-5 years)

Library

● Basic medical education (5 years)
● Post-graduate specialization – residency (3 years)
● Doctoral studies (4-5 years)

Like every higher education institution ISM has a library that contains a huge collection of Medical books. Latest foreign editions of commonly used books are available in sufficient numbers. New editions of books are regularly updated with WHO series and periodicals, in English and in Russian, and all the measures are taken for availability of books to every student.

 The library possesses a unique book stock (above six thousand items) including traditional and new information carrying mediums, among them there are books in the line of medicine: therapy, pediatric,oncology, dermatology, gynecology, histology, microbiology, pharmacology, orthopedic, etc.

 At this moment there are about 600 students and 80 teachers in the library. New information technologies are introduced for the smooth functioning of the library. The library’s reading halls have PCs connected to the network, so students get free access to the global Internet.