HORBACHEVSKY TERNOPIL STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
Horbachevsky Ternopil State Medical University
ABOUT UNIVERSITY Ternopil State Medical University (TSMU) located in the Eastern Ukraine, established in 1957. TSMU is a modern educational establishment equipped with up to date labs and libraries. Currently there are about four thousand students among whom are half foreigners which nowadays constitute about one thousand five hundred people from all over the world. The training of foreign nationals is conducted in English language. TSMU is considered to be one of the first Ukrainian medical institutions which launched English taught programs. Among teaching staff the university has three hundred twenty-four PhD students and eighty-four Dsc who are involved in various scientific research aimed at the development and application of new promising medical technologies that meet the criteria of the world’s novelty: the modeling of pathological processes and the development of the principles of experimental therapy and prevention etc. TSMU professors cooperate with local hospitals and clinics consulting them if necessary. TSMU supports and encourages the idea of developing international partnership for the purpose of integration into the international academic community, which provides an opportunity for the implementation and participation of university representatives in international programs, professional training of teachers at the educational and clinical bases of partner universities, conducting joint scientific forums, and conducting academic exchanges of teachers and students.
I.Horbachevsky Ternopil State Medical University ranks first in Ukraine among the higher medical schools of the IVth accreditation level according to the latest rating list of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine.
More than 1500 international students from 53 countries of the world study at the University. Languages of instruction: Ukrainian, English, Russian. Agreements on cooperation have been signed with universities from 17 countries of the world. 15 years’ experience of teaching medicine in English
The first international students got enrolled at the Ternopil State Medical Academy in September 1997. Since then, their number at our University have been increasing steadily: in the academic year 2015/2016, over 1,500 international students from about 53 countries received education at the Ternopil State Medical University.
Presently, the University has the right to enroll and train 100 students at the Preparatory Department and 500 students in the accredited specialties each year.