The university has scientific and educational connections with universities and colleges of more than 20 countries, including the United States, Great Britain, Germany, Hungary, Czech Republic, People's Republic of China, Poland.
According to the estimation of graduates’ employment, presented by the All-Russian Public Association “Business Russia” together with the All-Russian Center of Public Opinion Studies, TSU is listed in the higher alfa-league with 15 more universities (mostly of Moscow and Saint Petersburg).
Medical Department was founded in 2007 based on Tula State University. The Medical Department performs educational programs of Higher Education and Post-Graduate Education, accomplishes fundamental and applied scientific researches in the field of medical and biological sciences and runs its activity according to the license and on the basis of laws and regulations of the Russian Federation. The process of studying involves the usage of clinical sites of Tula State University. Along with educational activity, the scientific research is also taken place.
- Medicine (6 years)
- Post-graduate Education (2 years)