Sumy State University Medical School, Ukraine


Sumy State University (SSU) is situated in Sumy city in North-East of Ukraine and is a leading higher education establishment of the region of a classical type with a higher accreditation level. The University history started in 1948.

Sumy State University (SSU) conducts training on 60 specialties of 40 areas and 23 fields of knowledge (computer science; informatics; applied mathematics; mechanics; automatics and controlling; electronics; nanotechnology; electrical engineering; energetics; mechanical engineering; materials science; chemical engineering; ecology; quality, standardization, certification; economics and business; management; medicine; law; journalism; translation etc.

Sumy State University Medical School Ukraine

More than 16 thousand students (among which about 13500 students of Bachelor, Master or PhD programs) are getting their education on different studying forms, educational and qualified levels. According to the worldwide Internet rating Webometrics SSU takes 11th position among Ukrainian institutes of higher education (in July, 2013). According to the 4ICU (International Colleges & Universities) which is simultaneously searching system and international catalogue of higher education institutes (in July, 2013), SSU takes 14thposition among Ukrainian institutes of higher education.

The university takes high positions among Ukrainian institutes of higher education for its number of prize places that were won by SSU students in All-Ukrainian Olympiads on educational disciplines, training areas and specialties. For its number of prize places in All- Ukrainian Competitions of students’ research works SSU takes the leading places among Ukrainian institutes of higher education.

International Activities

SSU is a signatory of Magna Charta Universitatum and a member of the International Association of Universities, the European University Association, the Euroasian Universities Association and other international organizations. About 1250 foreign students from more than 50 countries, including the USA, Western Europe, Australia, all regions of Africa and Asia, are studying at SSU.

SSU constituents are:

  1. SSU Medical Institute
  2. 2 Educational and Scientific Institutes (Schostka, Konotop)
  3. 4 technical Schools, colleges
  4. 9 Faculties
  5. 58 Chairs
  6. Center of extra-mural, distant and evening education
  7. Center of Advanced Studies (Graduate School) Preparatory department
  8. 2 Educational and scientific centers of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine
  9. Scientific Center of missile troops and artillery battle application
  10. Student Scientific and Research Institute
  11. Information and library complex
  12. Sport and Students’ clubs
  13. Publishing house
  14. Educational complex (40 high schools, lyceums, comprehensive schools)