Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University

Degree Programmes

General Medicine

Programme Information

The degree programme focuses on the study of biological processes in the human body, disease mechanisms, prevention measures, treatment, and strategies of medical assistance to the patient. The graduates can be employed in various healthcare institutions.

The goal of the programme is to provide clinical skills and knowledge necessary to care for patients and their families, to train highly qualified professionals who can compete in the market of medical services.

Benefits of the programme:

The Institute of Medicine has a modern research and educational infrastructure: the anatomy centre, simulation clinic, accreditation centre, clinical and diagnostic centre, classrooms with 3-D screens.

Upon completion of the degree programme, students will be able

  • to carry out preventive and regular medical examinations;

  • to collect and analyze medical data on general health indicators;

  • to diagnose diseases and pathological conditions of patients;

  • to provide primary medical health care to outpatients and hospital patients;

  • to provide medical assistance in emergency situations, including participation in medical evacuation;

  • to keep medical records;

  • to organize and carry out a medical expert evaluation;

  • to conduct research and fulfil applied tasks in diagnostics, treatment, rehabilitation and prevention.

Programme Description

31.05.01. General Medicine. .

Duration of the Programme: 6 years.

Programme type: Full-time.

Language of instruction: English.

Institute: Institute of Medicine.

Courses & Study Load

Number of ECTS value of the programme - 360

Core courses:

History, physics, foreign language, propaedeutics of internal diseases, bioethics, mathematics, psychology and pedagogy, intermediate level therapy, work-related diseases,

history of medicine, chemistry, Latin, advanced therapy, endocricnology, law, IT in medicine, biology, therapy for out-patients, philosophy, biochemistry, anatomy, neurology, neurosurgery, economics, microbiology, virusology, histology, embryology, citology, dermatovenerology, immunology, regular phisiology, psychiatrics, medical psychology, pathological anatomy, clinical pathological anatomy, pediatrics, pathological physiology, clinical pathophysiology, infectious diseases, medical genetics, phthisiology, topographical anatomy and surgery, rediodiagnostics, valeology, emergency medicine, general surgery, hygene, intermadiate level surgery, urology, epidemiology, hospital surgery, pediatric surgery, pharmacology, traumatology, orthopedics, public healthcare, healthcare economics, otolaryngology, forensic medicine, ophthalmology, physical education, dentistry, oncology, radiotherapy, hyneacology, clinical pharmacology, medical rehabilitation, anaesthesiology, intensive care, intensive therapy.

Elective courses:

History of Medicine in Koenigsberg-Kaliningrad, bioorganic chemistry in medicine, the Russian language and culture of speech, urogenital tumors, topical issues of medicine and law, biophysics, general first aid, drug and alcohol abuse, medical physics, clinical anatomy, sectional course, mathematical methods in medicine, business communication training, rational pharmacotherapy in neurology and surgery, clinical and laboratory diagnostics, health psychology workshop, oncology, applied physical training, clinical immunology, perinatal medicine, pain management, modern transfusiology.

Professional Training / Internship:

Graduates of the Institute undergo professional trainings and internships in various hospitals and clinics, City Clinical Hospital of Emergency Medical Care, the Regional Perinatal Centre, maternity hospitals of the region, the Kaliningrad Regional Children's Hospital, and the University Clinic of Lübeck Germany).

Professional Training / Internships
Career Opportunities

Upon completion of the degree programme, graduates can:

  • work as general practitioners;

  • continue training in residency

Admission & Tuition

Director of the Institute of Medicine - Dr. Sergey Korenev


Tel .: 7 (4012) 595 515 (ext. 6501

Languages: Russian

Admissions Office

14 A. Nevskogo ul., Kaliningrad, 236041

+7 (4012) 59-55-96
fax: +7 (4012) 31-33-33