Authorization letter by Kyiv National Medical University (O.O.Bogomolets)
KIEV NATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY (Bogomolets*) is a leading medical university in Ukraine of higher learning in educational, methodical and humanitarian activities. It is also the leading scientific and preventive care centre. Kiev National Medical University was established in 1840 with 10 departments and 29 students. It has completed its 173 year in 2013. It is one of the foremost University in Ukraine and in the World. It is the chief higher medical educational establishment among the higher medical school in Ukraine on academic and methodical work and improvement of qualification for scientific and teaching staff at higher medical school of Ukraine of I-IV accreditation level. The University is awarded with the gold medal at international exhibition of educational institutions, modern education in Ukraine in different nomination for last many years. According to the state rating from Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, the University takes the first place among higher Medical schools of III and IV accreditation levels. The University is the partner in consortium of European Universities, in September 2011 it joined the Magna Charta Universitatum. Approximately 1200 high skilled specialists from independent Ukraine, countries of Europe, Asia, Africa, Middle East, South America graduate from the University. Kiev National Medical University is widely known, thanks to the work of famous scientists, scientific development, which are made at the level of the world standards and are widely introduced into the practice of healthcare for the people.
The University Possesses 135 hospital Units of 53 university departments accounting for 75000 of beds. Over 70,000 surgeries are done annually.
University is the co founder of Intercollegiate Eastern and South-Eastern Centre for Science and Collaboration (Italy). Every year over 80 lectures and many students of the University visit foreign universities. Over the last two years around 50 students of the University participated in exchange programs in European region and many foreign students participated in clinical exchange programs in Kiev National Medical University. Over 1200 students from 53 countries are currently being trained at the University. There have been 21 international delegation visited the University within last 5 years. 10 thousand undergraduate and postgraduate students including mastership, PhD and residency course students 8.2 thousand national students 908 international students from 53 countries are currently studying in Kiev National Medical University.
At the present,over 1200 highly qualified lecturers work at 80 departments : Doctors of Sciences – 180 , Professors – 163, Candidate of Sciences (PhD) – 699, Associate Professors – 330
Medium of Instructions are English, Ukrainian and Russian.
- University has four faculties of “General Medicine”, “Pediatrics”, “Preventive care”, including programs, available in English
- School of Military Medicine
- School of Dentistry
- School of Pharmacy
- School of Medical Psychology
- School for Continuing education for Trainers
- School for Postgraduate Training in Preventive Care Medicine
LIBRARY & RESEARCH
The Kiev National Medical University library accounts for more than 700,000 units of scientific literature including electronic database supply and 2 computer reading halls with internet access.
Bogomolets National Medical University presented its 22 Departments, patent and license division and the Institute of Immunology and Allergology within its exposition at Medical Forum – 2009. The results of the NMU scientific researches have been awarded with 43 diplomas. NMU has been declared a winner and decorated with the golden medal, awarded in category “Integration of Science and Education – necessary condition for improved quality of specialists’ training at higher education institutions” of ХІІ International Exhibition of Educational Institutions “Contemporary Education in Ukraine – 2009” (25-27.02.2009, Kyiv) and confirmed its honorary title of “Leader in development of modern means of education”.
- Total 7 hostel buildings
- 12 student canteens and cafeteria
- Sport complex
- Sanatorium-prevantorium per 75 places and recreation center are there in the campus area.
Student’s academic process at NMU is carried out in the different classrooms classes (lectures, laboratory, practical, seminar classes, consultations), exercising of individual tasks, students’ individual work, practical trainings and control measures.The students of medical university are granted with advantages and social privileges within authorities of higher school at the expense of own assets, assets from Ministry of health care and Ministry of education and science of Ukraine, charitable national and foreign funds, local budgets, assets from establishments, enterprises, organizations, firms, some citizens, legal and natural entities of Ukraine and abroad, for achievement of high indices in study and performance of scientific research and public activity:
- Assignment of scholarships from President, Verkhovna Rada, Cabinet of Ministers, Kyiv city state administration, Scientific council of NMU, personal scholarships by famous scientists, charitable national and foreign funds;
- Granting with prizes from Kyiv city state administration, Students’ trade union association in c. Kyiv, Kyiv city council of trade union for employees of health care and from rector’s fund and trade union’s fund;
- Granting with free and privileged permits from trade union of students to visit sport recreation camps, boarding houses, rest houses;
- Awarding with Honorary letter of commendation, letter of commendation, declaring the appreciation with introduction into personal case;
- Granting with free tickets to visit theaters, concerts, other cultural educational establishments at the expense of trade union’s assets;
- Priority right on distribution to postgraduate study, magistracy, clinical residency and choice for employment;
- Sending to probation abroad;
- Including into “Golden honorary book” of the University.
Students classroom hours are determined by the number of accounting units of time which are allotted for curriculum and training programs at this level of educational qualification. It includes:
- Training period for the relevant educational level;
- Academic year and training course;
- Academic semester;
- Academic week;
- Academic day;
- Independent work;
- Examinations period;
- Practical training;
The academic year at the NMU lasts 12 months, starting since September 1.During one academic year the student studies at the appropriate training course. The duration of student stay on the course includes the 1st and 2nd academic semester, final control, practical training (if it is provided by the curriculum) and holidays. Finishing the study at certain course (semester) by student is executed by the order of the Rector about his/her transfer to the next course (assuming full implementation of the curriculum and training programs on the disciplines by the student).Saturday and Sunday are days off. Training sessions lasts 2 or 3 academic hours (the duration of an academic hour is 45 minutes) at strip form of timetable, 4-6 academic hours if the timetable form is cyclic.The vacations at NMU are anticipated twice a year (in winter and in summer) according to the approved academic plan and schedule of academic process.
The Ministry of education and science of Ukraine comes out as the organizer of original championship among best students. The purpose of the contest is further improvement of quality in training of qualified specialists, search for talented students’ youth and establishment of conditions for its creative growth.
KNMU (O.O.BOGOMOLETS) in the listing of MEDICAL COUNCIL OF INDIA