About University



South Kazakh State Medical Academy was founded in 1979 in Shymkent. This prestigious medical university is recognized and accredited by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan. This co-educational medical institute is also recognized by MCI and WHO. The faculties in the university include the Faculty of General Medicine, Faculty of Public Health, Faculty of Pharmacy, Faculty of Dental Science, and Faculty of Nursing. The students get a high quality of education in medical, as well as pharmaceutical fields. The advanced infrastructure of the institute allows the students to indulge in various modern scientific, as well as educational activities. The professional teaching staff provides optimum support to the students in fabricating a successful career in the field of medical science. Various research activities and educational programs are organised in the university where the students participate to enhance their knowledge and hone their skills. The university has associated itself with many other fine medical institutions and carries out student exchange programs. The country rank of SKMA is 50, while the world rank is 8465.




Shymkent is a beautiful Kazakh city near Uzbekistan. In terms of population, the city stands 3 rd coming after Almaty and Nur Sultan. The best places to visit in this Kazakh city are Park Abaya, Central Park, Shymkent Zoo, Museum of Victims of Political Repression, Keme Kalgan Monument, etc

Indian students at South Kazakh State Medical Academy

  • The high quality of education provided by the South Kazakhstan Medical University attracts many foreign students. Apart from this, factors like low education cost, security, and global recognition of the university also magnetize many students. The MBBS course is taught in the English language. Many Indian students study at the university and attain education equivalent to the international standard. The students get a multi-cultural environment. As the university is MCI recognised, the Indian medical students can come to India after completing their graduation and start their practice after clearing the MCI screening test.

About Hostel

  • The university provides hostels with complete security. The hotels are guarded by CCTV cameras to ensure student safety. The well-furnished hostels extend all the essential amenities and facilities including 24-hour electricity, gas, hot, as well as cold water, etc.

South Kazakh State Medical Academy Fees for MBBS

1st Year

INR 276500.00 $ 3950.00

2nd Year

INR 276500.00 $ 3950.00

3rd Year

INR 276500.00 $ 3950.00

4th Year

INR 276500.00 $ 3950.00

5th Year

INR 276500.00 $ 3950.00

Full Price

INR 1382500.00 $ 19750.00