KYIV NATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY (O.O. Bogomolets)
is suited in Kyiv and it is the main leading medical institution of Ukraine. Its history starts in
1841 when a Medical Faculty under Kyiv Saint Volodymyr University was opened
having 29 students.
In 2011 Bogomolets National Medical University celebrated its 170th anniversary since
foundation. Kyiv National Medical University is a leading medical university in Ukraine
of higher learning in educational, methodical and humanitarian activities. It is also the
leading scientific and preventive care centre. It is the chief higher medical educational
establishment among the higher medical school in Ukraine on academic and methodical
work and improvement of qualification for scientific and teaching staff at higher medical
school of Ukraine of I-IV accreditation level. The University is awarded with the gold
medal at international exhibition of educational institutions, modern education in Ukraine
in different nomination for last many years.
According to the state rating from Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, the
University takes the first place among higher Medical schools of III and IV accreditation
levels. The University is the partner in consortium of European Universities; in September
2011 it joined the Magna Charta Universitatum. Approximately 1200 high skilled specialists
from independent Ukraine, countries of Europe, Asia, Africa, Middle East, South America
graduate from the University. Currently university has 11800 students, postgraduate students,
doctoral students, residents, masters, doctors-interns, including 1200 foreign citizen from 63
countries. During its activity the university has prepared 82 thousands of doctors and pharmacists,
including 3000 specialists from foreign countries.