Welcome To The Higher Nursing Faculty


Specialty - “Nursing”

Qualification – manager

Form of training – full-time, correspondence

Duration of the course – 5 years

The faculty of Higher Nursing was opened on September 1, 1992.

Training is provided at 45 departments of the University. With the purpose of improving the quality of training managers of nursing, the faculty of nursing was organized at the University in 1993. The faculty teaching staff of 400 teachers, comprises 70 D.Sc., 275 Ph.D., 2 honored scientists of the Russian Federation, 1 honored worker of higher school, more than 30 academicians and corresponding –members of different Russian and international academies. 10 honored physicians of the Russian Federation work at the departments of clinical profile, actually all the teachers have the higher or the first medical category.

The curriculum consists of 5 blocks of disciplines: humanities and socio-economic sciences, natural sciences, medico-biological, medico-preventive, and clinical disciplines.

On completion the faculty, graduates take an internship course. The faculty graduates head nursing services of the leading medico-preventive institutions of the Kursk and adjacent regions. They work as physicians-statisticians, teachers in medical colleges or at the department of nursing.