Chechen State University is located in Grozny city, Chechnya, Russia. The University was established in 1938. Grozny is the capital city of the Chechen Republic, Russia. The city is located on the Sunzha River. Chechen State University had a period of great development between 1970 and 1980. Regional scientific conferences were carried out at the campus. Medical faculty was established in 1990. First academic building of the Medical Faculty was opened in 2006. From 1990 till 2002 there have been opened 16 departments.