Donetsk is a city in Ukraine on the Kalmius River. The population estimates at 929,063 (2016 est.) in the city, and over 2,000,000 in the metropolitan area (2011). According to the 2001 Ukrainian Census, Donetsk was the fifth-largest city in Ukraine.

City view
Donetsk city

M. Gorky Donetsk National Medical University Faculty of General Medicine

At the M.Gorky Donetsk National Medical University “DNMU” (Kirovohrad Medical Institute)there are eight faculties including preparatory faculty for foreign students. University trains specialists along the following education / qualification levels: Junior specialists, specialists, Masters for the following specialties:

  • Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Dentistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Nursing
  • Public Health
  • Post-Graduate Education
  • Preparatory Department


Training in English, Russian and in Ukrainian language

  • According to the Ukrainian Health Ministry Order N°148 of March 22, 2004 DNMU has been appointed as Regional Centre of Bologna Process managing in Ukraine. In 2005/06 academic year, DNMU has started teaching its students in accordance with the Bologna Agreement on specialists training using the credit-modular system, and upon completion of their education the students will obtain the Specialist Degree of European standard.
  • DNMU also got an array of libraries that not only provides books for the courses, but also for the general knowledge as the student’s desires. Most of them works till late night, that the student can work flexibly not looking at the time.
  • The students of DNMU get their professional training at 26 specialized bases (including Donetsk multi-field medical and preventive organizations and research institutes) and 28 highly equipped clinical bases (including main hospitals of Donetsk) under the supervision of highly qualified specialists.
  • University provides its students with accommodation and study facilities. The students’ campus has 13 study buildings equipped with 37 computer classes and libraries, 9 hostels with reading halls and sports rooms, health center for preventive care, stadium, sports and health service complexes, summer camping at the Severskiy Donets river.
  • Degree of the  M.Gorky Donetsk National Medical University (Kirovohrad Medical Institute)is prestigious and recognized in many countries of the world. Among former graduates of the University there are ministers and members of parliaments in various countries, outstanding scientists and famous specialists who founded their own clinics abroad.
  • University’s long experience in training of foreign specialists, highly qualified teaching staff and modern facilities – all guarantee high level of theoretical and practical training to the students of the University


  • World-class infrastructure for unbeatable educational techniques.
  • Projector theatres & Lecture halls for E-classes.
  • Wide opportunities to take part in international conferences are there for each Student.
  • International level cleanliness & hygiene protocol maintains etiquettes & standards.
  • The department lays foundation on the organisation of on-site and off-site studies, sanitation, hygiene and pediatric faculties.
  • Practical & clinical education centre for providing the best practical knowledge and clinical skill and protocols is fully equipped with all automatic mannequins for various types of pathological investigations including ECGs, EEGs, MRI, CTs, Endo & laparoscopic & lots more..
  • All students get equal chances for practicing on all equipments.
  • The attendance and entry of students is on the new biometric Technique and each student gets identity cards with magnetic biometric chips .
  • Students get training for post-mortem techniques by expert forensic pathologist for pathological evaluations of dead body.


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