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Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy

About Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy

Among the oldest higher education institutes of Ukraine, Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy is the one. It is having the highest, that is 4th level of accreditation in Ukraine.

The Dnipropetrovsk State Medical University was founded on 15th September, 1916. The university was founded mainly to provide higher education to women specially. This academy gained the status of State Academy in the year 1920 and it was named as ‘Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy’ on 20th April, 1994.

646 teachers, 98 doctors of medical sciences, 359 candidates of medical sciences, 1 academician of medical sciences and 2 corresponding members of national academy of medical sciences, all of these comprises of the academic staff of the university. Over all 1100 employees are employed by the Academy.

The Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy has theoretical, surgical, therapeutic, orthopedic, trauma and pediatric sections in its single scientific society. This is the only university in Ukraine which provides training to students in all the seven faculties and the preparatory department for foreign citizens.

The seven faculties are as follows:-

  • general-medicine

    General Medicine

  • pediatrics


  • management-of-public-health

    Management of Public Health

  • dentistry


  • pharmacy


  • nursing


  • postgraduate-education

    Postgraduate Education

  • preparatory-faculty

    faculty for foreign citizens

Infrastructure and Accommodation at DSMU


Area of about 85 hectares has been occupied by the Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy. The academy has 8 buildings with 608 classrooms, offices and laboratories and it covers a total area of 52000 square meters.

The academy has 28 hospitals in the city of Dnipropetrovsk and in these hospitals there are 42 clinical departments of Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy. In these departments there are 15000 beds which are in use.

The University has 7 hostels for students and the area occupied by the hostels is 46000 sq.m. These hostels can accommodate 2849 students. The Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy has a Vivarium, a Sanatorium, a country sports camp for 250 people, a technocenter and 2 museums. It has a well equipped library with electronic devices and lots of books. The sports complex of the university includes gaming, fitness room, table tennis hall, Swimming Pool, Shooting gallery, Wrestling, a sports stadium with tennis courts etc.

This training of different faculties is given in English, Russian and Ukrainian languages.

This academy has trained about 49,000 doctors till date including Dentists, Pharmacists and Nurses.

Presently, 4500 students are studying at Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy. Out of which 700 students are from 36 different countries and they are getting trained in different specialities. Most of the international students studying at this university are from Jordan, Nigeria, Sudan, Lebanon, Syria, India, Pakistan, Kenya, Palestine, China, Morocco, Ghana etc.

The academy provides training to foreign nationals since 1990. The first batch of foreign physicians graduated from the academy in the year 1995. More than 1000 foreign specialists have been trained by the university till now from 30 different countries of the world.

Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy

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