History, Affiliations, and Rankings
Bogomolets National Medical University (NMU) is one of the top 10 universities in Ukraine. Founded in 1841 and named after a famous Ukrainian physiologist Alexander A. Bogomolets, the university is famous for its research and medical practices. Globally recognized by organizations like UNESCO, WHO, NMC, and IMED, Bogomolets NMU's MBBS degree is widely popular across the world. In 2010, the university won four Gold medals in “Innovative studies in education” for “Development of students’ scientific research work”, International specialized exhibitions “Education and career”, among others. Further, the university is the only high medical school in Ukraine to have been awarded 3 QS stars by the QS World University Rankings.
Infrastructure, Campuses, and Courses
Located in Kyiv, the capital city of Ukraine, Bogomolets National Medical University has 70+ departments, seven institutes, and 39 faculties across different fields of science and research. With both Bachelor’s and Master’s degree courses on offer, the university is considered one of the best places in Ukraine to innovate and learn. Each department at the university has the latest technology along with a team of well-educated and experienced teachers to carry out all kinds of experiments. The world-class infrastructure of the university boasts impressive lecture halls, a library, accommodation facilities, and 8 academic buildings. In addition, a variety of cultural and sports activities take place on the Bogomolets NMU campus.
Accomplishments and Alumni
The on-spot admission process and no donation policy make Bogomolets National Medical University one of the best medical universities in Europe. Various merit-based scholarships are provided to students enrolled at NMU and to those who excel in academics while studying at the university. Bogomolets NMU, an over 175-year-old university, has provided thousands of medical professionals to the world. Alumni of the university can be found working as medical professionals not just in Ukraine but also in the UK, Middle East Asia, and Africa. Some of the popular names associated with the university include Vladimir Betz, Isaac Trachtenberg, Maryna Poroshenko, and Favst Shkaravsky.
Student Diversity and Visiting Companies
With over 10,000 medical students, including around 1,300 international students from 60-70 countries, the Bogomolets National Medical University prides itself on its diverse community. Students from all around the world, especially from India, consider the university one of its top choices for medical education. Bogomolets NMU's focus on practical training with over 200 powerful medical preventive establishments, 10 sanitary epidemic stations, 7 pharmaceutical unions, and 4 pharmaceutical plants further contribute to the university's reputation. Among the top places where NMU graduates have been employed include the regions of Donetsk, Kyiv, Ivano-Frankivsk, Luhansk, Poltava, and Sumy.