Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy showed around Ukraine to foreign students
All foreign students who come to different countries for studying always face problems in intercultural communication. In order to assist students in overcoming such problems, teaching staff of Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy decided to organize an excursion to the students, who came from different countries across the world to obtain higher medical degree at the university.
During two weeks students from India, Egypt, Morocco, Nigeria, Namibia, etc. had round trip across Ukraine. Foreign students were astonished by Ukrainian nature and explored Ukrainian culture, traditions and identity with great pleasure. Open-air museum “Pirogovo”, which is located not far from Kiev, the capital city of Ukraine, covers territory of a few dozen hectares and presents samples of traditional buildings from different parts of Ukraine. Students also visited museum of water, having thought about necessity of saving of this vital-important natural resource.
Being happy with a boat ride around Khortitsa Island, learning about Cosaks’ guns, and visiting Cosak museum “Zaporizska Sich” all students were coming back to Poltava.
Currently students from more than 38 countries, which are India, USA, UK, Netherlands, Bulgaria, Israel, China, Tunis, Turkey, Kuwait, Morocco, Yemen, Egypt, Nigeria, Russia, Lithuania, Libya, Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Cameroon, Uganda, Uzbekistan etc. are studying at Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy. They are guaranteed all the rights and freedoms stipulated by the current legislation of Ukraine. The training of foreign citizens is carried out in accordance with syllabuses and curriculum of the Ministry of Education and Science and the Ministry of Health Sciences of Ukraine (MHS). International and Ukrainian students have rights of equal access to lecture rooms, classrooms, reading halls and libraries, sports gyms. The students are also provided with some premises for organizing cultural, religious events and association meetings. The training process is provided by the scholars and educators, who have a specialized education and rich experience in working with foreign citizens at the primary stages of their training. Having graduated from the Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy foreign students obtain an international standard degree.
The Academy is striving for partnership development with diplomatic representations of foreign states the students of which study in the Higher Institution. UMDA was visited many times by ambassadors of India and Iran in Ukraine, Responsible People from Iran, Jordan and Palestine. Constant contacts are supported with embassies of Syria, Lebenon, Egypt, Iran and other countries. The collaborators of embassies and consulates of foreign states having been taking the accreditation in Ukraine the citizens of which study in Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy receive all-sided information about study, everyday conditions, material-technical equipment as well as about Academy Scientific Activity.
Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy provides high quality education to the students who are looking for professional education. It has a good team of long term experienced lecturers in providing quality education to the students.
Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy is the leading state higher educational institution in training both physicians and dentists. It started its activity in 1921 and in 1994 the academy was granted the highest (IV) accreditation level and the status of the Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy.
The most popular course among foreign students is General Medicine course. The Medical course at Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy takes six years and leads to MD (Doctor of Medicine) or MBBS. In the under graduate program, during six years of study the students learn different subjects from fundamental subjects disciplines to special medical subjects. The practice of medicine remains one of the most satisfying of all professions and Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy is an ideal place to earn your medical education.
Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy is known nationally for its many innovative teaching, clinical training and research programs. Our award-winning faculty members constantly strive for innovation and excellence in the classroom, the laboratory and the clinic. Because the class size is relatively small, our faculty members get to know each student. It is one thing to say Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy has terrific people and programs to prove it.
The medium of instruction in the Medical faculty is English and Russian language depending on student’s choice. The Ministry of Education and Ministry of Public Health of Ukraine approved the curriculum of the medical faculty. Most of the countries of the world recognise the degree of Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy.
Special for Indian, Turkish, Nigerian and Egyptian students starting from the 3rd year of studying there are extra-classes in order to prepare foreign students to clear screening medical tests in their countries.
There is a wide range of specialisation available in the public and private sectors, involving research, academic medicine, public health, clinical medicine and other areas. Specialties include Cardiology, Oncology, Pediatrics, Psychological Medicine, Surgery, Pathology, Public Health, General Practice and many others. Most doctors complete postgraduate training in their chosen specialty.
At the time being, 1221 student learns at the Faculty of Medicine of Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy. The students are trained in General Medicine and in Pediatrics specialities at the Faculty of Medicine of Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy.
Teaching Staff of the Faculty of Medicine of Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy: 281 teachers, including 53 doctors of medicine and professors and 177 candidates of medical science, professors, among them 7 Honoured Scientist of Ukraine, 6 Honoured doctors of Ukraine, 2 State Prize of Ukraine in Science and Technology 27 academicians specialized academies. Training is conducted in 23 departments. All clinical departments headed by Professors, Doctors of Science.
The main focus of faculty is to prepare highly skilled professionals, who perfectly know their business, are highly basic and vocational training aimed at achieving high end results of public health, the best educated in the spirit of progress and achievements of world science and culture. Medicine faculty of the Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy Graduates receive degree of government of Ukraine, which reflects a higher education in the field of General Medicine and Pediatrics.
Formed and fruitful scientific work - teaching school: Pathology (Head - Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Anatoly P. Gasyuk) Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology (Head - Honoured Worker of Science and Technology of Ukraine, MD, professor Bobyrov Viktor), nervous diseases (Head - Honoured Worker of Science and Technology of Ukraine, MD, professor Gritsay Natalya) Therapy (Head - Doctor of Medical Sciences, Katerenchuk Ivan), childhood diseases (Head - Doctor of Medical Sciences, Traverse Galina Mikhailovna) that provides research for Masters and postgraduate courses.