International cooperation

International cooperation is one of the most important activities of the TSMU, contributing to the solution of the main tasks of the university, such as the preparation of highly qualified specialists, development of medical science priority directions and provision of high quality medical care. Establishing effective partnerships with foreign scientific and educational institutions and international organizations are the basis for the development of active partnerships that assume a regular exchange of teachers, researchers and graduate students.
TSMU is included in the catalog of the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER - ), the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG - and Medical Universities directory of the World Health Organization (WHO - Improving the quality of education and increasing the level of medical personnel training for the country's health system is a priority for the university management. To achieve goals we learn from the experience of the best foreign medical schools, as well as all existing real possibilities of the University.
A significant place in the international activities of the university has traditionally been given for co-operation with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC -, the World Health Organization (WHO), the EU Tempus Program, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the Project USAID «Quality Health Care", the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ - ), the Open Society Institute (Soros Foundation -, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA - and others.

Ongoing projects

·       Medical Education Project conducting with Swiss TPH and supported by SDC Web:
·       PAGEL-ProgrammesfürdasFördermodul 1 Hochschulpartnerschaft) undFördermodul 3 (Fortbildungsveranstaltungen) zwischenderJohann Wolfgang Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main und der Medizinischen Avicenna-Universität Duschanbe/Tadschikstan auf dem Themengebiet “Public Health”. Web:
·       Tempus Project  530786-TEMPUS-1-2012-1-NL-TEMPUS-SMHES«TowardsaCentralAsianHigherEducationArea: TuningStructuresandBuildingQualityCulture(TuCAHEA)».Web:
·       Tempus Project  JPHES-530634–2012 «Central Asian Network for Education, Research and Innovation in Environmental Health (CANERIEH)». Web:
·       Tempus Project  544293-TEMPUS-1-2013-1-AZ-TEMPUS-JPCR FLEPP «Foreign Languages Education for Professional Purposes (FLEPP)». Web:
·       Tempus Project  544529-TEMPUS-1-2013-1-LV-TEMPUS-JPCR  «Modernisation of Higher Education in the Area of Food Quality and Safety in Tajikistan (MFQSE)». Web:
·       Erasmus Mundus Action 2 SILKROUTE Project (Agreement Number – 2013 – 2718/001-001) Web:
·       USAID Project «Quality Health Care». Evidence Base Medicine Resource Center. Web:
·       USAID Project «Quality Health Care». DrugsInformative Center. Web: