Study in one of the Best College in Ukraine, Poltava Ukrainian National Medical University Is Renowned for its High Quality Education

Poltava Ukrainian Medical And Dental Stomatological Academy is one of the largest and best medical university of the former USSR. Since then, over 40,000 highly skilled doctors, well known scientists, researchers, health service organizers from Ukraine, Russia, other European countries, Asian, African and American countries have graduated from UMSA.

A higher education institution for training of doctors, including dentists. The Academy started its operations in 1921 with odontological faculty of Kharkiv Medical Academy. In 1967, the Institute moved to the city of Poltava and renamed as the Poltava State National Medical University. In 1994 Poltava Medical Dental University IV received the highest level of accreditation and status of Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy. In 2004, the IV accreditation level was confirmed. Currently studying at the Academy of 3615 students, 1400 of them - foreigners from 42 countries. Training is conducted in the dental, medical faculties, faculty training foreign citizens Faculty of Graduate Education and the department of pre-university training. On the basis of the YMCA established college that prepares undergraduate and junior medical staff.

In the structure of the Academy were 56 departments, nine of them - support. Medical-advisory work carried out on the 35 clinical departments of the Academy, located in the best regional and city hospitals Poltava.

The Academy trains specialists in the following specialties:
  • 1. Dentistry (7.110106 training period of 5 years)
  • 2. General Medicine (7.110101 training period 6 years)
  • 3. Pediatrics (7.110104 training period 6 years)
  • 4. Nursing (5.110102), the period of study 2, on the basis of secondary education
  • 5. Prosthetic dentistry (5.110109), the period of study 2, on the basis of secondary education
  • 6.Farmatsiya (5.110201)

Form of training in the academy day and part-time training in the afternoon (evening classes). The scientific potential of the YMCA - 82 doctors, 316 PhDs, 75 professors, 171 associate professors, 2 Laureate of the State Prize of Ukraine, 8 Honoured Scientist of Ukraine, 6 Honoured Doctor of Ukraine.

Over the last decade, the Academy held significant changes that allowed to go up to the university to a new competitive level of training, to introduce the most advanced technology training. Evidence of this is the Academy award two silver and bronze medals at international exhibitions of educational institutions "Modern education in Ukraine - 2001, 2002, 2004." In June 2003, the

Academy took part in the ranking of higher education institutions of Ukraine "Sophia of Kyiv". For active work on improving the quality of modern education Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy was awarded a Diploma ranking of higher education institutions. In the category "quality of the third millennium," Academy was awarded the silver stele and the diploma of the International Academic Rating "Golden Fortune" From 1999 to 2009 at the Academy published over 710 educational benefits of various scientific subjects. In the last year received 106 patents of Ukraine and Russia. And compiled the program has seven academic schools: operative surgery and topographic anatomy, normal physiology, oral surgery, biological chemistry, pathology, dentistry, clinical and experimental pharmacology.

Ukraine, as a member of the UN and UNESCO is actively involved in the implementation of international programs in the field of higher education. Helps to foreign countries to prepare their national health workforce and Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy. In order to improve the quality of medical training of foreign nationality at the academy in 1992 the faculty to work with foreign students.

Now studying at the academy 1400 foreigners from 42 countries of the world (England,America,Ireland,Mexico,Italy,France,Denmark, Albania,Armenia,Romania,Palestine, Iraq, ,India,Cameroon,Kenya,Nigeria,Mongolia,China,Nepal,Iran, Syria, Morocco, Algeria,Jordan, Pakistan, Libya, Russia, Turkmenistan, and others) International students on an equal footing with the students - citizens of Ukraine are classrooms, a library and reading rooms, sports facilities, it also highlights areas for cultural, religious events and fees fraternities. The educational process provides teachers with special training and experience in working with foreign nationals in the early stages of their training. After graduation, foreign students receive diplomas of international standard.

Poltava Ukrainian Medical And Dental Stomatological Academy is listed in the following Directories

World Health Organization (WHO): Directory of World Medical Colleges
International Medical Education Directory (IMED): IMED acaccreditation is recognized by Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) and Medical Council of Canada (MCC) for eligibility of graduates to obtain certification & Licensure
Ukrainian State Centre of International Education (USCIE): Directory of Recognized Educational Institutes in Ukraine

UMSA Medical Graduates are Eligible to apply to sit for:
  • Ukrainian Medical Residencies in any of the EU-approved specialties
  • ECFMG examinations (including the USMLE examinations) and for ECFMG certification
  • The Canadian licensing exams
  • AMC licensing and state registration exams
  • MCNZ licensing and state registration exams
  • UK PLAB registration exams
  • Ireland registration exams
  • MCI Screening Test

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