Among Russian Medical Universities, Mari State University stands out as one of the excellent universities giving its students a place to excel not only in their studies but also in extracurricular pursuits. In recent months, the university has excelled in sports, displaying extraordinary skills, competitive spirit, and teamwork in a variety of competitions. This includes:
- MarSU cricket team – Champion of the Russian Premier League in cricket
- MarSU national team – participant of the Student Sports Festival in Saransk
- MarSU national badminton team – winner of the XX Open student badminton tournament “Memorial of A.F. Khokhlov”
- MarSU team – third place in the Festival of Student Sports of the Volga Federal District
- Winners of the MarSU Championship in “Kabaddi”
- Winners of the MarSU Volleyball Championship
These remarkable accomplishments instilled a deep sense of pride in Mari State University.