Zaporozhye State Medical University


• General Medicine Faculty (English/Russian Medium)
• Pediatrics (English/Russian Medium)
• Laboratory diagnostics (English/Russian Medium)
• Nursing Faculty (English/Russian Medium)
• Pharmacy (English/Russian Medium)
• Technology of Perfume (English/Russian Medium)
• Post Graduate Faculty
• Preparatory Department

Zaporozhye State Medical University is an autonomous state higher educational institution of the 4th level accreditation. Its history comes back to the Higher Women Courses organized in Odessa in 1903. In 1921 the Courses were reorganized into the Chemical-Pharmaceutical Institute. In 1935 it was reformed in the State Pharmaceutical Institute. In 1941 the life of the Institute was interrupted by the Great Patriotic war up to 1944. In 1959 the Pharmaceutical Institute was transferred from Odessa to Zaporozhye and in 1964 the Medical faculty was opened. In 1968 Zaporozhye Pharmaceutical Institute was renamed into Zaporozhye medical institute. In 1994 it got the status of Zaporozhye State Medical University. Now it is one of the leading Medical Universities of Ukraine. It has become a training center for medical and pharmaceutical specialists for Ukraine and for foreign countries.

More than 30.000 specialists have graduated from Zaporozhye State Medical University . Presently more than 5000 national and 800 international students from different countries study medicine at the University.

ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH STAFF 73 Professors and Doctors of science, about 299 Associate professors and PhDs, the Academicians of National Academies, Honorary workers of science and engineering, Honorary workers of higher institutions of Ukraine, State prize winners are engaged in pedagogical and scientific-research work at 50 departments of the University. The total number of teachers with scientific degrees is 86,3%.

The system of training at Zaporozhye State Medical University includes the premedical, medical and post-graduate level of training. The premedical education is carried at the Preparatory Faculty for international students. It is a center of education for international students, who intend to continue studies higher educational institutions in Ukraine. There are two faculties: Medical Faculty and Pharmacy Faculty for international students.

Specialties in Medicine (English Medium) – Obstetrics and Gynecology; Anesthesiology and Intensive Therapy; Internal Diseases; General Practice is Domestic Medicine; Child’s Surgery; Infectious Diseases; Neurology; Orthopedics and Traumatology; Otolaryngology; Anatomical Pathology; Psychiatry; Pediatrics; Pulmonology and Phthisiology; Forensic Medicine Examination; Surgery), General Pharmacy
Specialties in Pharmacy (English Medium) – Technology of Medications; Pharmacology with the course of Botany; Pharmaceutical Chemistry; Management and Economy of Pharmacy, Medical and Pharmaceutical commodity research; Clinical Pharmacology, Pharmacy and Pharmacotherapy.