Approximately 6360 students are studying in 7 faculties at Yerevan State Medical University. 1184 of them are international students. Practical teaching and research activities are organized in more than 100 departments, leading clinical bases and research centers in Yerevan. Faculty of YSMU consists of more than 1100 professors, 171 of whom are doctors of sciences, 504 - candidates of science. 7 academicians of the RA NAS perform scientific and pedagogical work at the University. This powerful scientific potential has a serious role in the development of medicine and related sciences in Armenia. More than 31.000 students graduated YSMU since the day of establishment.