Lviv National Medical University


Choosing the place to study medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy  is not an easy way by all means. However, I would like to invite you to attend one of Europe’s most challenging medical Universities, the authority of which is well known throughout the world, and in which many renowned individuals were taught or have worked. It is Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University. The University has a truly international and historical atmosphere. Here you can meet and join a company of people with different cultural and religious  backgrounds.
One of our primary purposes is to help students achieve the highest academic standards. Most of the University departments are well supplied with educational, diagnostic, medical and scientific equipments. The students are provided with computer classes and Internet access.
Nowadays students have the possibility to overcome the first difficulties on the way of scientific knowledge acquisition under the supervision of experienced professors, scientists, researchers, all those who support traditionally high level of Lviv medical scientific schools.
We would like to welcome all who are interested in joint research programs, international exchange and educational projects. I am sure that our highly motivated and internationally recognized professors will offer the best preparation for medical profession.
Medical faculty
Fees ($ US per one Academic Year):
Ukrainian language – 3.500
Russian language – 3.800
English language – 4.300
Preparatory course
Fees ($ US per one Academic Year):
Ukrainian language – 1.500
Today the medical faculty is one of the numerous faculties of the medical university. About 2746 students are studying at 38 departments here. 484 foreigners are studying at the faculty as well. The teaching process is carried out by 500 teachers – academicians, professors, assistant professors, senior teachers and assistants. There are scientific schools, which are well-known in Ukraine as well as abroad. Among them – Pathoanatomy scientific school of acad. D.Zerbino, Hygiene scientific schools of acad. I.Datsenko and prof. B.Shtabskiy, Surgery scientific school of acad. M.Pavlovskiy, Obstetrics and Gynecology scientific schools of acad. V. Besedin and acad. L. Markin.
Taking care of the high level of specialist’ preparation faculty teachers have prepared a series of textbooks: Hygiene – acad. I.Datsenko, Phthisiatry – acad. I.Ilnytskyi, prof. O.Ladniy, Histology – prof. O. Lutsyk, Eye Diseases – assoc. prof. I. Novytskiy, Social Medicine – assoc. prof. V. Ruden, Psychology – acad. I.Vloh. Students get fundamental knowledge from mono-graphs and manuals of Departments of the Human Anatomy, Physiology, Therapy, Infectious Diseases, Polyclinic Affair, Pediatrics and other subjects.

The teachers of the medical faculty have done translations of a number of manuals from various languages into Ukrainian. A huge work was done according to the translations of textbooks from the following subjects: eye dis-eases, obstetrics, embryology, etc. into English language. And these materials are widely used by students of the leading medical universities of Europe and world on the whole. At the faculty departments, the actual trends of scientific investigations are in the process of elaborating, introducing and improving. At the affiliated hospitals of departments, 10 specialized centers of treatment are created.

The Students’ Scientific Society of the faculty is working progressively here. According to their choice students can join up with scientific research from even the first course. There students can acquire the professional skills of work with scientific literature. Beginning from the 2nd and 3rd years of study, at the departments of basic medical disciplines, students master the major principles of making experiments. And at the clinical departments they practice new methods of examination of patients, using the modern diagnostic equipment.

Scientific sessions are held in English. More than four hundred students from Italy,  Netherlands,  Germany,  Poland,  Russia, Byelorussia, Lebanon and Yemen and almost of all higher medical institutions of Ukraine have a great wish to participate in these conferences.

Basic medical and humanitarian disciplines are studied in the first and the second years. From the third year starts the study of clinical disciplines. After the second and the third years students have the clinical practice fulfilling duties of the junior and medium medical personal; after the fourth and the fifth years students work as doctor’s assistants. Medical faculty graduates get diplomas of the unified sample.
Inside the Museum of Human Diseases
After graduating from the University junior specialists continue postgraduate study in the internship at the faculty of the postgraduate education. Students who display interest in scientific work can get the department’s recommen-dation and can be directed by the Scientific Council of the University for further study in Postgraduate Training (Master’s Program, Residency, PhD Program).

♦    The medical staff of the department is looking forward for proper young generation, who will continue reach traditions of the oldest medical univer-sity of Ukraine and Europe.

Medical speciality:

♦    From the first to the fifth year faculty students study according to unified schedules and programs with the specialization in the sixth year. Special-ization includes the profound study of Internal Diseases, Surgical Diseases, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Clinical Pharmacology and Immunology, Anaesthesiology, Infectious Diseases.
♦    After graduating from the university specialists can choose the following specialities: Surgery, Therapy, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Anaesthesiology and Reanimatology, X-ray Diagnostics and Therapy, Ultra-sound Diagnos-tics and others.
♦    Beginning from 2005/2006 Academic year our University has started participation in the so-called Bologna’ process.
Dental faculty
Fees ($ US per one Academic Year):
Ukrainian language – 4.000
Russian language – 4.300
English language – 4.800
Preparatory course
Fees ($ US per one Academic Year):
Ukrainian language – 1.500
Pharmaceutical faculty

Fees ($ US per one Academic Year):
Ukrainian language – 3.100
Russian language – 3.300
English language – 3.700
Preparatory course
Fees ($ US per one Academic Year):
Ukrainian language – 1.500