The Pavlov First Saint Petersburg State Medical University is one of Russia’s leading medical institutions. We offer a wide range of different educational programs and our approach to the process of teaching and learning is unique. Being a big clinical center, we enable our students to put their skills into practice. Each clinical department has its hospital unit on campus and beyond. We organize our educational process in such a way that at any level of training students’ practical activities approximate to those carried out by a healthcare professional, patient supervision being of particular importance.