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Osh State University was founded on 24 May 1951 as Osh State Pedagogical Institute. It achieved status of the University on 17 June 1992.The city of Osh provides a unique setting for the urban campus of OshSU. At the heart of this picturesque city lies the OshSU administrative campus, with the remaining departments located throughout the city. OshSU is the leading educational, cultural and scientific center of southern Kyrgyzstan. The faculties of the University prepare specialists to respond to all the region's needs. The University sows the seeds of science and democracy that will bloom throughout the country.Today, Osh State University in figures:
Osh has been a student city, a centre of education, science and technology for the last one thousand years. Osh,a mountainous city located in heart of the historically famous FERGHANA VALLEY. the second largest city in Kyrgyzstan. Osh, is administrative centre of the southwestern Kyrgyzstan,and capital of the osh province, near the border with Uzbekistan. It is separated from Bishkek by high mountain ranges.
Osh sits on a major highway from Bishkek through Dushanbe and Khujand in Tajikistan. Coal, lead, and zinc mines surround the city, there are several flights a day between Bishkek and Osh - There is also the spectacular Bishkek-Osh highway - and then continues past the Toktogul reservoir and hydroelectric power station. The Ak-Buura river runs through the city North to South, and to the west is mountain 'Sulaiman Too' ("Sulaiman's mountain"), which dominates the city. At the top is a flagpole and a mosque built in 1497 by the 14 year old Babur who had been recently crowned the King of the Ferghana Valley - and later went on to become the founder of the Mughal dynasty in India.and Babur's house on the top of the mountain.This is a small oriental style house that was built by the emperor Babur,Also worth visiting ,the 16th century built Rabat Abdul Khan Mosque - which is one of the main mosques and knows about 1000 constant visitors every day. And CENTRAL IMAM AL-BUKHARI MOSQUE is one of the largest and oldest mosques in the Central Asia,
There are a lot of places for refreshment activities. A sports stadium, sports centres swimming pools, billiard clubs, winter sports centre with skiing tracks and other winter sports. A number of cinemas with latest English, Russian and Indian movies. Spare time can be spend in Night clubs, disco bars, drama theatres, concerts of famous Russian and uzbic singers are often held at concert halls of the city. There are a lot of café, restaurants in the city, with fast food, Italian, Russian, uzbic, Chinese, Pakistani and Indian cuisine. As Osh is a mountainous city. A hill station. Summers are very beautiful. People come from other cities to osh to spend their vacations and enjoy the beauty of nature. Weather in Osh is continental with temperature in summer ranges from +15 C to +30 C and in winter ranges from - 5 C to +15 C. There are the boulevards and parks with lots of trees.
The Russians came into the region during the 19 th century, and after that life style in osh is heavily influenced by the Russian way of life and Soviet architecture.People in osh now prefer to live in apartments.There are multi storey buildings with apartments in the city.about 80 percent population is living in apartments and 20 percent in private houses called Dacha.
The city is especially famous for its bazar, which is about 2000 years old and ever since has been on the same place on the two sides of Syr-Darya river. There you find just everything, from the vegetables, fruits and nuts the Ferghana valley is so famous for, over food, to clothes, household, souvenirs and so on. Just go searching! Osh is definitely a city where you could walk around for hours, just to get to know the culture and try to feel it yourself. Reputedly three thousand years old., Osh is one of the oldest city in Central Asia. In the Middle Ages Osh was a point of intersection for commerce from India and China to Europe. One of the branches of a Great Silk Way- the Major Trade of an old age passed through the city connecting East with West. Other important page of a history of city Osh is connected with a name of the representative of Timurid's dynasty Zaheriddin Muhammad Babur (1483-1530.)Babur knew the city Osh well and had left many flatter lines about it.He built a mosque in Osh and his house is still present today.He was born in Andijan (45 KM away from the Osh) In the middle ages, with Bukhara and Samarkand, Osh was the largest and advanced city of the Central Asia, and in 1762 it joined the Khanate of Kokand and became on of the six trading centre’s with the Khanate. Assimilated into Tsarist Russia, the city expanded onto the left bank of the river and European style houses started to appear. In short, Osh is a modern city with an ancient background.
Medical Faculty OSH University
Medical faculty, Osh State University has been training foreign students since 1992.During the years of its existence the Medical faculty; Osh State University has trained foreign students from more than twenty countries. At present 2751 students are studying at Medical faculty including about 600 students from other
Pakistan,India,Nepal,Palestine,Syria,Turkey,Iran,Uzbekistan,Turkmenistan and other countries. The medium of instruction is English and Russian. Foreign Students have a choice to study in English medium or Russian medium. So, foreign students don't have to study at preparatory department, they get admission directly into first year M.D in English medium. All the subjects are taught in English language. On the completion of course, degree of M.D is awarded. Valid and recognized all over the world.
Medical faculty, Osh State University is listed with WHO (World Health Organization) global database of medical schools,
Medical faculty, Osh State University is listed with Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, USA (ECFMG) FAIMER International Medical Education Directory IMED. This gives right, Graduates to take USMLE and continue Postgraduate education or PhD in America.
Medical faculty, Osh State University is Accredited and recognized by the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council PMDC, Medical Council of India MCI, Medical Councils of Syria, Nepal, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Bangladesh, Sudan, Palestine ,and Medical Councils of CIS countries.
Medical Graduates having degrees of the Medical faculty, Osh State University are eligible to take screening tests of Pakistan Medical and Dental Council PMDC, Medical Council of India MCI, and work in all countries of the world. Medical faculty, Osh State University has hired foreign teachers along with local faculty members to teach foreign students in English medium more conveniently. Teachers are very experienced .Most of them are either Doctor of Medical Sciences (PhD) or Candidate of Medical Sciences.
Many outstanding scientists worked at the Medical faculty and contributed much to the rapid development of the Medical faculty as a powerful scientific medical and educational center in the southwestern Kyrgyz republic.
At present the physicians with Osh State University degrees are working in different countries of Asia, Africa, Europe and America. It shows wide recognition of the medical faculty all over the world. High qualifications of its graduates are connected with the brilliant constellation of scientists who worked at the Medical faculty, Osh State University.
All clinical hospitals are equipped with modern facilities to train students at a higher scientific and professional level. In particular, all types of diagnostics, thermo vision, angiography, endoscopic technique, highly effective means of treatment by hyperbaric oxygenation, laser therapy, modern efferent methods of de-toxication and many others are widely used here. Students of the Medical faculty, Osh State University can have a rest in sports and health recreation camp on the picturesque Issyk-Kul Lake. At branches of the Faculty of extracurricular education, art and sports club or student's theatre.
Indian Center and activities:
The Indian center was opened in 1997 on the initiative of the rector of Osh State University professor Beshimov B. Zh. and the Ambassador of India in Kyrgyzstan Mr. Ram Mukija. It was one of the first real steps in establishment of international relations of Osh State University with India and Indian institutions.
The ancient Indian civilization, the centuries-old history, the richest culture, original philosophical traditions, modern achievements of science, equipment and high technologies, community of interests, old historical links define interest to this great country. Opening of the center gave ample opportunities for training of students at the rate "Indian civilization", assuming studying of history, culture, various aspects of life of modern India; developments of knowledge of youth about India; strengthening of friendly communications between our people.
Rector Osh State University Professor Bakyt Beshimov and Ambassador of India
Degree in Indian Civilization:
Training of students in the center is conducted according to the curriculum developed by the Indian experts under the direction of the head of the national center of arts of a name I. Gandhi madam Kapilla Vatsayan. All course "Indian Civilization" is calculated on three years' training.
In the course of training students get acquainted with history, philosophy, culture, art, literature, architecture, modern achievements of India and other aspects of the Indian history and reality.
Lectures, practical, seminar training and other types of works are conducted in English by the highly qualified specialist from India - the expert of ICCR. As a rule, it is professors from various leading universities directed for work in the Indian center for 1-3 years. So, in 1997-1998 professor of Delhi University of distance learning named after Indira Gandhi Mr. Pandit worked.
In 1998-2001 - professor of Patna university Ruby Roy, From 2001 to 2004 Dr. Jiotsna Bakshi from institute of strategic research and the analysis of New Delhi fruitfully worked. The new impulse to work of the center was given by professor of political science and the international relations, Dr. Goutam Kumar Basu from university of Calcutta, fruitfully fulfilled in Osh State University from 2007 to 2009. Goa University (India) Mr. Badruddin conducted.
Local students of Indian Center with Professor Badruddin of Goa University
Upon completion of training, to the students who have successfully passed examinations and interview, OSh State University degree is issued. Practice shows that graduates of the Indian center of Osh State University find a job without special difficulties, thanks to good level of preparation and knowledge of English and general knowledge and knowledge of international relations and international current affairs.
The best students (2-3 people) have opportunity according to the petition of the Indian center annually to pass one - two-three-months training in India according to the ICCR and ITEC programs. Also to be trained in Postgraduate departments of leading Indian universities. Besides educational process various out-of-class work is conducted also. The state holidays of India - the Independence Day (on August 15), Day of the republic (on January 26) are annually celebrated.
Began good tradition to arrange and for national holidays – Care, Divali, holidays of spring, a crop and Indian cuisine.
Pass reader's conferences, literary musicales on life and Mahatma Gandhi, Rabindranath Tagore, Jawaharlal Nehru's creativity, Abul Kalam Azad, Indira Gandhi, etc. In the center there are the amateur performances. Students learn the Indian national songs, dances and speak at various actions
The center is equipped with the latest computer hardware and software equipments, necessary library which totals about 600 names of books, grants, magazines in the English, transferred from India. There are also educational, scientific popular videos and the audio material, some periodicals and documentaries on India.
Activity of the Indian center is shined in the publication - the newsletter. It includes messages from the Indian center, acquaints students and readers with news from India and contains articles of students on various parties of the Indian reality and history. issued in the Russian and English languages.
The newsletter extends by means of Embassy of India in KR on all large higher educational institutions and the interested organizations of our country, and also go to universities of India, council for cultural ties (ICCR). Close working connection with many faculties and chairs of universities Osh, with higher education institutions of Batken and Jalalabad areas is established. Scientists are familiar with work of the center from universities of Fergana Valley - Andizhan, Fergana, Namangan and Hodzhent. There are contacts with the Indian cultural centers in Astana, Tashkent, Dushanbe and Mahatma Gandhi's club in the Bishkek humanities university.
In the center for several years the photo exhibition "The invitation to India" which is visited actively by school students and students of higher education institutions of the city of Osh constantly works. The salon of the Indian movies operating at the center enjoys a great interest of the youth in videos and films.
All aspects of activity of the Indian center and communication of Osh State University with the Indian party periodically find the reflection in mass media and on TV.
With the support of Indian Embassy
The Embassy of India from the very first days of creation of the Indian center shows interest and gives full support. The ambassador and other responsibles of embassy have been in continuous contact with Osh State University management, meet teachers and students and participate in various joint actions.
The first Ambassador of India in KR Mr. Ram Mukija was the initiator of creation of the Indian center in Osh State University. It helped to improve the relations of Osh State University with the Indian party, created center library, presented to the center a photo exhibition "The invitation to India", consisting of 60 photographs, supported idea of the center about carrying out days of culture of India in Osh and region which took place in 1998 and made a great success. Arrival of actors from India promoted lifting of good-neighborhood in the field of culture.
The ambassador of India Mr. Om Prakash supplied the center with computers and the printers, approved a center initiative about carrying out annual scientific conferences under the general name "India and Kyrgyzstan. Interaction of civilizations", become for a short time very authoritative and considerable event in scientific life of the region and Fergana Valley. Mr. Om Prakash together with the Indian council for cultural ties gave opportunity to two assistants and the best students of the center annually to be trained in Postgraduate departments of India.
The ambassador of India Mr. Appunni Ramesh paid much attention to the activity of the Indian center. Periodically visited the center and Osh State University, met teachers and students of Osh State University, heads of the region and the city, sent the interested scientists to Osh, filled up a library stock of the center.
In February, 2004 the Embassy of India with active participation of the center and the regional state administration held to KR in the city of Osh a photo exhibition about life and Mahatma Gandhi's activity and a film festival of modern Indian cinema. Active help to the center was given by the ambassador of India in Kyrgyz Republic Mr. Pande. He visited more than once Osh State University, met the university management, allocated to the center new computers and supported idea about creation in Osh State University, Kyrgyz-Indian center of new technologies.
On March 14-15, 2011 Osh State University was visited by the new ambassador of India in Kyrgyz Republic Mr. Pkhunchok Stubdan who examined work of the Indian center, discussed prospects of further cooperation with the management of Osh State university and expressed readiness in active expansion of mutual cooperation of the Indian party with Osh State University.
The Indian center carries out active purposeful work on the organization of scientific conferences, round tables on various aspects of studying of the Indian civilization and its interaction with other cultures with broad participation of scientists, experts and students.
For formation of interest of students to India, development of their creative abilities and research work the round table conference is carried out twice an academic year : "My discovery of India" where students convey in English the messages on various aspects of the Indian culture. The best works are published in the Indian center newsletter. The great interest in students is caused by a quiz "Who knows about India" more. Since 2001 on the initiative of the Indian center in common and with financial support of Embassy of India in Kyrgyzstan the international scientific conferences under the general subject are held: "India and Kyrgyzstan. Interaction of civilizations". They were devoted:
in 2001 - to the 140 anniversary since the birth of Rabindranath Tagore;
in 2000 - to the 10 anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Kyrgyzstan and India.
in 2003 - to the 2200 anniversary of the Kyrgyz statehood;
in 2004 - to the 135 anniversary since the birth of Mahatma Gandhi,
in 2008 - to Ch. Aitmatov's 80 anniversary.
The ambassador of India to the Kyrgyzstan Mr. Ramesh regularly took part in the international conferences of Indian Center of Osh State University.
Ambassadors of India took part and spoke at all conferences with a welcoming speech. In the conference scientists, experts from all higher education institutions of the southern region of the republic and Bishkek, border universities of Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and foreign countries - India, Turkey, the USA, and also representatives of NGO and the international organizations participated and made reports.
Materials of conference were published in special issue of "Osh State University Bulletin" in the Kyrgyz, Russian, Uzbek and English languages. Materials of conferences sent to HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS of Kyrgyzstan and the interested organizations of India. Conferences: "India and Kyrgyzstan. Interaction of civilizations" became traditional and considerable events in life of scientific community of the Kyrgyz Republic.
Why Osh State University ?
Fee Structure: Tuition Fees per year ( English Medium ) :
First year ……………………………………………. 2,400 US $
Second to Final year: …………………………….2,200 US $
Tuition Fees per year ( Russian Medium ) …………………………………………… 2,030 US $
hostel ( per year )………………………………………………………………………….. 200 US $
However in first year the Fee would be 4,500 US $
Which includes 1. University fees. Invitation charges. Visa registration over in Kyrgyzstan. Hostel fees. Medical insurance. Admission fees and one way ticket and recieving facility.