Osh State University (OSU) is one of the oldest higher education institutions in Kyrgyzstan located in the south of the country. It was established in 1992 on the basis of Osh State Pedagogic Institute which was organized in 1951. Nowadays the university is considered to be one of the leading universities in Southern Kyrgyzstan. It concentrates round itself the great academic and scientific potential (27000 students, including 1500 international students; 1663 teachers on the staff including 253 Candidates and 59 Doctors of Science). The university provides training in a wide range of study areas including Law, Medicine, Education, Social Work, Economics, International Relations (9 research institutes, 17 faculties, 25 education, research and resource centers ).
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LIBRARY AND RESEARCH
The library with 61,378 medical books and international scientific magazines prepares medical professionals in specialties of General Medicine and Pediatrics. The university has more than 1000 modern computers and 152 of them are connected to Internet. Moreover, OSMU has its own media resources: well-equipped TV studio “UMUT” and monthly newspaper “NUR”.
The university provides training in a wide range of study areas including Law, Medicine, Education, Social Work, Economics, International Relations (9 research institutes, 17 faculties, 25 education, and research and resource centers).
OSMU is a member of the European Association of International Education (1997, Netherlands) and International Association of Universities (1995, France). The training is conducted on 76 specialties in 10 languages; on 24 specialties OSMU has joined the world catalogue of universities. Regarding international focus OSMU has also been active in networking projects of such programs as NISSCUP, IREX, ACCELS, DAAD, INTAS, CEP, TEMPUS-TACIS and cooperates with more than 90 higher education institutions, various foundations, public sectors, Embassies and Diplomatic Representatives of near and distant foreign countries.
Osh State University has 9 hostels.The Institute will provide the students with the hostel. Books and other study material are available for the students.The students are not only busy with their studies,they can do the scientific research work and they can also manage to find time for sports -football, swimming, tennis, Cricket etc. Students of the institute 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.
Osh State University is a place where academic and personal growth go hand in hand. The majority of our students seek activities outside the classroom in student organizations, intramural sports, theater, band, student government, or residence hall functions.
Osh State University is located in the heart of the city and there are perfect connections to all parts of the city.The student population is drawn from more than 20 different worldwide countries: India,Turkey,Pakistan,Palestine,Syria,Iran,Nepal,and CIS countries etc.
Osh State University has been active to help students make the necessary adjustments to university life. Osh State University provides reliable faculties for students to express fully their intellectual and scientific capabilities.gymnasium and a Cultural Center offer brilliant opportunities for students to be active in sport and participate in the cultural life (theater, folk etc. sections)
A well-developed student exchange and summer school program is a must for the overall development of students.If you haven’t already visited Kyrgyzstan,you have a lot to look forward to.
Kyrgyzstan is a country for everyone, catering for all tastes and cultures. Osh is beautiful city.There’s an abundance of historic sites so, you can busy yourself with sightseeing or a vast selection of galleries, museums, theatres and exhibitions.
Cricket Tournament is organised every year in April for international students.