medicalDonetsk National Medical University offers following courses in the field of medicine : Donetsk National Medical University has been recognized the best training-methodical centre among Ukrainian medical universities in 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004,2005,2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011 and was awarded[citation needed] with certificates from Ukrainian Health Ministry and Ministry of Education. At the M.Gorky Donetsk National Medical University there are eight faculties including preparatory faculty for foreign students. The Donetsk National Medical University trains specialists along the following education / qualification levels: Junior specialists, specialists, Masters for the following specialties:
* General Medicine Faculty
* Faculty Of Pediatrics
* Dentistry Faculty
* Pharmacy Faculty
* Nursing Faculty
* Post Graduation Faculty
* Preparatory Faculty
Donetsk National Medical University “DonNMU” provide training in English, Russian and in Ukrainian language in all faculties. According to the Ukrainian Health Ministry Order N°148 of March 22, 2004 has been appointed as Regional Centre of Bologna Process managing in Ukraine. In 2005/06 academic year has started teaching its students in accordance with the Bologna Agreement on specialists training using the credit-modular system makes it possible to obtain the European Diploma at the end of the study.

Students of Donetsk National Medical University “DNMU” can make transfers of their credits to any other European medical university any time after completing their first year of education at DonNMU. Donetsk National Medical University is the regional centre for Bologna process managing in Ukraine. Transfer to other European universities are made under bologna process and to the universities of Canada and USA on the basis of the agreements of with this Universities. M.Gorky Donetsk National Medical University has signed for cooperation and for students transfer with almost 160 different Universities of the different countries among them are the universities of CIS, Europe, Canada, USA and with some Arabic countries.

Donetsk National Medical University ranks first among Ukrainian medical universities constantly since 2001 till 2011 according to the rating of Ministry of Health and Ministry of Education of Ukraine.