The Preparatory Department (PD) of Izhevsk State Medical Institute was established in 1992 on the basis of a decision of the academic council and the order of the rector.

PD conducted the training of applicants in accordance with the license of the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation dated March 20, 2013. No. 0618 for the implementation of educational activities in the field of higher, postgraduate and further professional education. In connection with the expansion of the range of tasks by the order of the rector of Izhevsk State Medical Academy No. 219 of September 10, 2001, the faculty of pre-university training of converters into the faculty of pre-university education (PD) Izhevsk State Medical Academy. The work is centrally organized in accordance with the Regulations on the Center for Education and Research, approved by the Academic Council of the Academy on January 6, 2010. It provides vocational guidance and educational training for university entrance, and also provides additional educational services for school teachers, specialized secondary schools and civilians.
Educational and vocational guidance activities in the center are carried out on the basis of self-financing at the expense of funds received from students (payment for new educational services) and their legal representatives (parents), as well as from organizations cooperating with centers (schools, municipality, etc.).