Medicine Faculty


Duration: 6 years
Degree Awarded: MBBS/MD
Language of Instruction: English, Russian, Ukrainian.

Dean : Jojua A.G. Associate Professor

The members of the faculty conducted the world renowned research under the leadership of Professor V.N. Kazakov (Honored Scientist of Ukraine, Owner of the title of Hero of Ukraine,Academician of Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine) with Professor G. Cooper (Honored Scientist of Ukraine). Due to outstanding merits of reasearch was awarded the title of Hero of Ukraine. The faculty members are the honourable workers of National academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine and of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.

Gained world renown research conducted under the leadership of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, Honored Scientist of Ukraine Prof. VN Kazakov, Academician of Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, Honored Scientist of Ukraine Professor G. Cooper, awarded for outstanding merits the title of Hero of Ukraine.The faculty member of the fruitful work of the NAS and AMS of Ukraine, Professor IV Komissarov, Honored Worker of Higher School, State Prize of Ukraine, Professor PS Sernyak, Honored Scientist of Ukraine Prof. AN Talalaenko, F. and Gulmammadov.

In 11 departments of the faculty of General Medicine of DonNMU are working 33 professors, 70 associate professors and 58 assistant professors. Among them are Professor I.V. Komissarov, Honored Worker of Higher School, State Prize of Ukraine, Professor P.S. Sernyak, Honored Scientist of Ukraine Prof. A.N. Talalaenko and F.Gulmammadov.

Training of physicians is conducted under the guidance of experienced teachers, doctors and candidates of medical sciences. Teaching is carried out according to modern standards of higher educational establishments. The main goal of the faculty is to prepare qualified physicians for the world, who perfectly knows their business with high fundamentals and training.

In the under graduate program, during six years of study the students learn different subjects from fundamental subjects disciplines to special medical subjects.

Graduates of the faculty receive the degree of MBBS/MD from the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and the degree is approved by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine.

This is an exciting time in medicine as we look forward to developing new avenues in health care excellence. The practice of medicine remains one of the most satisfying of all professions and we believe that the Donetsk National Medical University (DonNMU) is an ideal place to earn your medical education.

We believe students are enrolling in Donetsk National Medical University (DonNMU) for the right reasons-they want to provide care for people and they feel that as physicians they can make a difference in their communities. For that reason, We have great faith that health care delivery in our nation has a bright future.

The Donetsk National Medical University (DonNMU) 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 the University has terrific people and programs and another to prove it.

The faculty provides comfortable atmosphere, highly qualified teaching staff, and big library to students for learning..

All graduates are employed after graduation in the field that is not only a confirmation of the high ranking of DonNMU, but also high rank of the qualified professors and purposeful work of his students.

Foreigners learn in group of 10-12 students along with local students. The second year students attend their clinical studies where they can gain experience in nursing the patients. Clinical subjects are taught beginning from the third year of study. Students can study any topic of interest and to raise their of knowledge in the departments. All six years of the program are important and all must be passed successfully before students are permitted to graduate.

The state final examinations on all the disciplines according to the syllabus are held within one system through 2 stages:

- testing practical proficiency of final-year students (when exams on clinical disciplines are taken, testing takes place at the

patient’s bed)

- testing scientific/theoretical proficiency.

The successful students who will complete study of five years, then on graduation work for another year under probation in order to gain general registration. There is a wide range of specializations 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.

Over the years, faculty deans were: Assoc. M.A. Chalisov, Assoc. M.S. Leychik, prof. N.L. Krichevsky, Assoc. L.I. Palchevsky, prof. N.D. Dovgyallo, Assoc. A.V. Sokolov, Assoc. A.B. Rudnitskaya, Assoc. M.P. Shulgin, prof. I.M. Cream, Assoc. D.G. Doviner, Assoc. A.G. Buds, Assoc. N. Talakin, Assoc. G.Y. Kremeneva, prof. A.N. Talalaenko, Assoc. N.K. Popov, prof..A.A. Lykov.
At the departments of the faculty had worked professors and teachers Anuchin A.A., V.M. Bogoslavskaya, N. Annunciation, E.A. Bunin, A.I. Voynar, K.N. Zhmakin, B.J. Kaplun, S.F. Annual, N.I. Medvedev, P.A. Miniovich, N.O. Romantsev, I.M. Chizhin, M.A. Chalisov, A.I.Charugin, etc.
Since September 2003 the Faculty is headed by Assoc. A.G. Jojua.