The Lugansk State Medical University (LSMU) is one of the most popular universities chosen by foreign medical students for both under-graduation as well as post-graduation. You may have elaborate information on LSMU at the official LSMU website
HISTORY & ACCREDITATION
Lugansk State Medical University is one of the oldest and leading medical higher institutions of Ukraine and the former USSR.
LSMU was founded in 1956. The high level of education at the University has enabled graduates to work successfully in many countries of the world, to achieve great success in medical science, private and public health services. Amongst the alumnus at LSMU are scientists, heads of public health service, honored doctors.
LSMU has the highest accreditation level conferred by the State Accreditation Committee of Ukraine.
The University activities conform to The Constitution of Ukraine, Ukrainian legislation acts issued by the President and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, Decrees of the Health Department and Education Department of Ukraine and University Rules.
STUDYING AT LSMU
From May 2005, LSMU has been offering the EU (European Union) syllabus. That will mean automatic recognition in all EU member states. LSMU graduates can also practice directly in Gulf countries without
having the need to do additional screening tests.
LSMU is known internationally 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.
By studying at LSMU, the student will be studying medicine in a college with good international facilities and standards, in a serene atmosphere conducive to learning and progress.
THE INTERNATIONAL CENTRE
The International Centre was established by the University as part of its commitment to the internationalisation of its programmes and activities. The International centre provides a facility and service for the support of foreign students. The Centre comprises a small staff group who network with the University's
Academic Departments, Corporate and Student Services.
The International centre is the focal point for international students. The International centre can advise on all matters relating to application, accommodation, admission, fees, immigration, arrival services, orientation
and advice on visa requirements, medical insurance and general concerns. This means providing course information, processing your admission application as
efficiently as possible and giving advice on living and studying at LSMU.
MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTION - ENGLISH
UNDER-GRADUATION IN MEDICINE -
DURATION - 6 YEARS OF STUDY, ELIGIBILITY -
PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY, BIOLOGY AS SUBJECTS
IN 12TH STANDARD / 'A' LEVELS WITH THE
PRESCRIBED PERCENTAGE OF MARKS AS PER
THE LOCAL MEDICAL COUNCIL OF THE COUNTRY - LIKE 50% FOR MEDICAL COUNCIL OF INDIA
POST-GRADUATION IN VARIOUS
DISCIPLINES OF MEDICINE -
DURATION - 2/3 YEARS OF STUDY
ELIGIBILITY - GRADUATE DEGREE IN MEDICINE
DOCTORATE (PhD) RESEARCH WORK IN
DIFFERENT AREAS -
DURATION - 2 YEARS OF RESEARCH
ELIGIBILITY - POST-GRADUATION IN MEDICINE
PRE-MEDICAL COURSE IN MEDICINE -
1 YEAR (THIS IS DESIGNED FOR STUDENTS WHO
HAVE COMPLETED 'O' LEVEL OR ITS
EQUIVALENT, IN CERTAIN COUNTRIES)
CURRENT ADMISSION STATUS
LSMU has 6 faculties and a preparatory department. LSMU prepares specialists in 172 medical specialities. 400 teachers, among them 63 doctors of sciences, 273
candidates of sciences, including five Honored Science and Technique Workers of Ukraine, one Honored Worker of public education of Ukraine, two Honored doctors
of Ukraine, two Laureates of State prize of Ukraine carry out pedagogical, scientific, medical and educational work in 48 departments.
The curriculum is approved by the Ministry of Education & the Ministry of Public Health, Ukraine.
Good facilities, high qualification level of the teaching staff, scientific and methodical provision has made LSMU a leading medical university in the world. Most countries across the world accept the LSMU degrees.
The under-graduate course in medicine, known as MBBS in many countries takes six years and leads to MD (Doctor of Medicine). Students learn different subjects from
fundamental subjects disciplines to special medical subjects. International students join the ENGLISH MEDIUM stream
Foreigners learn in group of seven eight 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 to increase their knowledge in the departments. All six years of the
program are important and all must be passed successfully before students are permitted to graduate.
LSMU has a very good hostel system with fully furnished rooms, quite study environment, surrounded with recreation centres. 5 hostels with the total area of 28431
sq.m for accommodation of 2220 students.
Rooms on campus are available to students. All hostel rooms are furnished and vary in size and number of conveniences. Dormitory rooms at LSMU hostel can accommodate 2 or 3 students to a room. All the hostel rooms are provided with the Internet facilities.
Rooms are equipped with bed, mattress, pillow, blanket, desk, chair, heater, water heaters and suitable lighting for both study and relaxation. There are common areas
where students can play and mingle.
Upon the students’ arrival on campus, after a satisfactory health report, the student will be accommodated to the room which is allotted to him. Students who wish for a single room may avail it by paying an extra US$ 300$ / year
The LUGANSK STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY is recognized by the World Health Organization and is listed in the WHO Directory of Medical Schools. This may be
verified from the WHO website http://www.who.int/hrh/wdms/en/
By virtue of being listed in the WHO Directory of Medical Schools, Lugansk State Medical University automatically gains recognition with most medical councils around the world including GMC UK and MCI India etc.
LSMU is also listed in FAIMER International Medical Education Directory, the American the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG®) for validating foreign Universities and qualifications.
LSMU also offers POST GRADUATION in English in the below disciplines. The duration of Masters study is 2 or 3 years
1. Cardio surgery 2. Cardiology 3. Dermatology 4. ENT
5. Family medicine 6. Forensic Medicine
7. Gastroenterology 8. General Medicine 9. Gynecology 10. Intensive care medicine 11. Internal diseases
12. Neurology 13. Neurosurgery 14. Nuclear Medicine
15. Oncology 16. Ophthalmology 17. Orthopedics
18. Pediatrics 19. Plastic Surgery 20. Public Health
21. Pulmonary Medicine 22. Radiology 23. Social Medicine 24. Surgery 25. Therapy 26. Urology
DOCTORATE research courses are also
available in various disciplines. The duration
of the PhD programs is for 3 years.
In the hostel, each room is attached with a kitchen for students to cook food to their own taste. Students will need to supply their own kitchen utensils. Meals may also be bought from various food outlets within the campus.
Food catering to Indians is also available in the campus mess. All the rooms are provided with heaters. Hostels feature 24-hour access to security and emergency services, making it easy to get assistance when you need it.
A campus resident has access to all support services such as campus Security Services, Counselling Services and Health Services.
LSMIU places a very high emphasis on the safety and security of students. The University and the Residences have rules and regulations regarding safety and security that cover an entire range of issues, and that are
designed to protect every student in residence.
CAMPUS AND CITY
LSMU campus covers an area of 70,466 sqm within the city of LUGANSK. The clinical bases used by LSMU are administered by the Ukrainian Department of Health.
Life in Lugansk is friendly and devoid rush. While at first some students may miss their home environment, native food, or a hurried pace, they soon learn to appreciate and
enjoy a cultural different to their own.
The student will enjoy a good quality of life in a calm and peaceful place in a multi-cultural environment and have the
best education for an honourable career in Medicine.
Medicine is a respected, rewarding and truly international career
LUGANSK STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY
Block 50 years,
Off Lugansk Defence, 1.
Lugansk 91045, Ukraine