MBBS in Ukraine: Ternopil State Medical University
About the University
- Ternopil State Medical University was established in 1957.
- Ternopil State Medical University has been rated among the top 3 Medical Universities of Ukraine.
- The University is home to more than 1500 International students from 53 countries.
- Ternopil State Medical University started training International students from 1997.
- Complex research activities are conducted at the University. The lyophilized pig xenodermotransplants, developed by prof. V.V.Bihunyak, are widely used for the treatment of burns in all national burns centres is a contribution of this University.
- In 2000 the Academy ranked third among all the Ukrainian higher medical schools of IV accreditation level according to comprehensive activity rating.
- Today, the University comprises 48 departments organized into 5 faculties – Medical Faculty, Faculty of Dentistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Faculty of International Students, and Postgraduate Training Faculty.
- Throughout the University history, the number of graduates totals at 25 thousand and about 40 thousand specialists working in Ukraine and abroad, took advanced training at the Postgraduate Training Faculty.
- Of 580 teachers and scientists, the two thirds are the University graduates. 87 doctors of sciences, professors, and 348 candidates of sciences, associate professors, including 3 Corresponding Members of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, 9 Honorary Workers of Science and Technology, 2 Honorary Workers of Education, 2 State Prize Laureates in Science and Technique, 3 Honorary Inventors of Ukraine, and 3 Honorary Physicians of Ukraine work at 48 departments of the University .
- The University has it’s own publishing house “Ukrmedknyha”, equipped with modern printing facilities, is the largest specialized publishing house in Ukraine and the only one that publishes printed matters in Ukrainian or translated from Ukrainian. The “Ukrmedknyha” accounts for 60 % supply of textbooks and manuals in Ukrainian to the national higher medical educational institutions of III-IV accreditation level, and for 80 % – to I-II accreditation level.