OVERVIEW

Established (year): 
1945
Type: 
Public Medical University
Main specialization(s): 
Dentistry
Health science
Medicine
Students (total): 
5.42 thousand
Academic staff: 
0.96 thousand

PROFILE - SHORT DESCRIPTION

The Medical University of Gdańsk (MUG) provides education to near 6000 students, PhD and postgraduate students. International students constitute near 16% of MUG students and represent more than half of all international students studying in Gdańsk. The University is intensively conducting scientific research which is reflected by its high position in the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education ranking and by many awards for its staff. Faculty of Pharmacy with Subfaculty of Laboratory Medicine has been recently recognized by the Polish government as a National Leading Scientific Centre (KNOW). The MUG is constantly modernizing its didactic and clinical infrastructure. The construction of the Invasive Medicine Centre, financed by the national budget for 480mln PLN, was finished in 2011. The MUG carries out active international exchange within Erasmus+, takes part in Baltic Sea Region University Network (BSRUN) and ScanBalt. The MUG provides health care to the inhabitants of the Pomeranian Region and the neighbouring regions, as well as actively supports public health projects. The University organizes Medical Education Day and Picnic for Health, the events which serve to increase pro-health awareness in our region.Since 2009, the University has been a member of “Study in Pomorskie”, a programme which promotes our region’s universities abroad.

LOCATION

Region: 
Pomorskie
Area Programme Level Mode of studies Unit Language Contact
Medical, health and sport sciences Food science Bachelor Programme full-time programme Faculty of Health Sciences with Subfaculty of Nursing and Institute of Maritime and Tropical Medicine EN admission@gumed.edu.pl more
Medical, health and sport sciences Medicine Master's Programme full-time programme Faculty of Medicine EN admission@gumed.edu.pl more
Medical, health and sport sciences Medicine Doctoral studies full-time programme Faculty of Medicine EN ptrzon@gumed.edu.pl more
Medical, health and sport sciences Medicine Non-degree programme full-time programme Faculty of Medicine EN admission@gumed.edu.pl more
Medical, health and sport sciences Nursing Bachelor Programme full-time programme Faculty of Health Sciences with Subfaculty of Nursing and Institute of Maritime and Tropical Medicine EN admission@gumed.edu.pl more
Medical, health and sport sciences Nursing Non-degree programme full-time programme Faculty of Health Sciences with Subfaculty of Nursing and Institute of Maritime and Tropical Medicine EN admission@gumed.edu.pl more
Medical, health and sport sciences Pharmaceutical science Doctoral studies full-time programme Faculty of Pharmacy with Subfaculty of Laboratory Medicine EN markusz@gumed.edu.pl more

Medical University of Gdańsk's news

Premedical Course in Gdańsk

Medical University of Gdańsk organizes an admission process for 1-year Premedical Course in academic year 2016/2017. Deadline for applying for the Course is 31st of August 2016. The course lasts from beginning of October 2016 to the mid of June 2017 and is divided into two semesters. All classes are conducted in English. Graduation of Premedical Course gives the participant an opportunity to be accepted for the 6-year M.D. Programme at the Medical University of Gdańsk in next academic year...

Bachelor of Nursing programme

Medical University of Gdansk offers the 3-year Bachelor of Nursing programme starting in October 2016 and deadline to apply is 31.08.2016. Upon graduation, students receive a Bachelor Diploma in Nursing and can apply for a license to practice nursing and will be prepared to practise nursing independently all over the world.