DANYLO HALYTSKY LVIV NATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University
Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University (LNMU) is one of the oldest and biggest medical educational institutions in Ukraine. It is one of the leading medical universities of the IV level of accreditation. LNMU begins from the Medical Faculty of Lviv University, which was opened on November 16, 1784, according to the privilege of the Austrian emperor Josef II. In 2009 University celebrated its 225 anniversary.
Today Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University combines 6 faculties, medical college, 78 departments (including 48 clinical departments), 14 academic buildings, 41 affiliated hospitals, University dental medical Centre for more than 2000 attendances during shift, teaching drugstore, botanical garden, CRL and Laboratory of industrial toxicology, Institute of clinical pathology, research Centre for investigation of anticancer drugs, scientific library, 8 student hostels, sanatorium, student cafes and canteens, sports and health recovery camp “Medyk”..
LNMU provides admission for foreign citizens to the undergraduate education at Faculty of General Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry and Faculty of Pharmacy, also provides admission for Preparatory Course and Postgraduate Training.
Education is provided in Ukrainian, Russian Language, and since 1997 the teaching of foreign students in English has been launched and is rapidly developing. Now 70% of University foreign students study in English Medium Program.
The university offers undergraduate and postgraduate medical courses.
• MBBS – Clinical Medicine, 5 years program
• Bachelors of Dentistry
• Nursing Program
Post graduate programs include
• Obstetrics and Gynecology
• Clinical Oncology
• Therapy Dentistry
• Internal Disease
• Anesthesiology and Intensive, Emergency Medicine
• Forensic Medicine
• General Hygiene Traumatology
• Orthopedics and Pathological Anatomy
• Pulmonology and Phtisiatry
• Infectious Diseases
• General Practice- Family Medicine
• Psychiatry Clinical Laboratory Diagnostic
University library contains more than 530000 volumes of textbooks, manuals and other relevant medical literature. Library has modern computer equipment. Internet connection and is connected with other scientific city libraries.
University in the Member of International and European Associations of Universities, and also is the member of almost 70 another international organizations, academies, federations. University is included into Directory of World Health Organization (WHO) and into Directory of Universities of Central European countries. In terms of University activities LNMU has the leading positions in ratings of higher educational institutions and higher medical educational institutions of Ukraine.
Clinical departments of University have the fund of more than 10000 beds (41 affiliated hospitals), 9 polyclinic departments with 3510 attendances during shift, University dental medical Centre for more than 2000 attendances during shift.
University scientists closely cooperate with foreign colleagues in different spheres medicine and pharmacy.
Lviv National Medical University named after Danylo Galitsky is today one of the oldest (220 years) and large higher medical educational institutions of Ukraine.
Academic year begins from September 1, every year.
Preparatory year begins from October 1 every year.
The courses are offered in three languages, English, Russian and Ukrainian. Preparatory course is taught in Ukrainian language.
1. Applicants must have passed school education in 10 + 2 pattern from any recognized education board or any equivalent qualification recognized by universities.
2. The major subject of study must be Biology, Physics and Chemistry
3. Minimum qualifying marks for applying is 50 % in aggregate.
4. The university conducts entrance exam for the applicants. Based on performance and score in entrance exam, candidates are enrolled.
All the certificates should be translated into Ukrainian language, duly attested by Ukraine Embassy. The minimum age for applying for medical program shall be 16 years.
Good health is one of the priorities that count on eligibility and admission to medical programs. Applicants shall provide the certificate that authenticate that they are healthy and doesn’t suffer from deformity. HIV Certificate is mandatory.