Bogomolets National Medical University (NMU) is a medical school founded in 1841 in Kyiv, Ukraine. The university is named after physiologist Alexander A. Bogomolets. NMU provides medical training for over 10,000 students, including about 1,300 foreigners from 56 countries.


  • Leading Medical School in Ukraine
  • Leading Educational Establishment of Higher Learning in Educational, Methodical and Humanitarian Activities
  • Leading Scientific and Preventive Care Centre
  • Basic in Coordination of Medical and Pharmaceutical Training in Ukraine


  • Medical School within 4 faculties of “General Medicine”, “Pediatrics”, “Preventive Care”, including programs, available in English
  • School of Military Medicine
  • School of Dentistry
  • School of Pharmacy
  • School of Medical Psychology
  • School for continuing education for Trainers
  • School for Postgraduate Training in Preventive Care Medicine


The medical consulting activity at O.O. Bogomolets National medical university is directed to coordination of interaction between clinical structural divisions of the university and medical preventive establishment in c. Kyiv; implementation of developments by clinical departments into practice; organization of scientific practical conferences, performance of preventive examinations of students, rendering the privileged medical preventive care to employees of the university and members of their families; increase of rating for O.O. Bogomolets NMU, explanation of achievements in mass media; organization of duties for specialists in the system of first field consulting aid in Ukraine; exchange of experience in consulting work with specialists at national and foreign medical establishments, implementation of standards for diagnostics and treatment, which are based on data from evidence-based medicine, into medical practice; development and testing of new medical technologies, development of family medicine.


One of the strategic directions in University development is achieving international standards in training of medical, research and academic staff and integration into the European educational and scientific space on the base of Bologna declaration. Bogomolets NMU International activity has versatile format and is aimed at establishment and improvement of international relations and international cooperation of the institution in scientific, practical, educational and other branches by making organizational efforts to form the circle of foreign partners, additional financial resource, creating conditions for cooperation with foreign citizens, educational and scientific institutions, international organizations and funds. International cooperation in educational and scientific spheres is maintained with WHO, 32 world and European Academies, Professional Associations and leading Universities worldwide.

International activity of the University is directed on achieving the following goals:

  • Acceleration of the process of NMU integration into international academic space with saving and further development of scientific achievements and their application to international programmes and projects;
  • Creating conditions for further development and wide implementation of principles and standards of the Bologna process;
  • Consolidation of position on the world and national educational market;
  • Providing an access to informational resources of the best world experience in the field of organization of educational and research work, development of students’ amateur activities, establishment of effective connections with world achievements in the field of medicine and pharmacy, their effective application to educational and research activities and practice;
  • Involving the University to international educational and research projects;
  • Using the international recourses for implementation of educational and research programmes.

21 International delegation visits within the last 5 years


16 computer classes that are functioning in every training building and student campus dormitory

The NMU library accounts for more than 700 thousand units of scientific literature including electronic database supply

2 computer reading halls with internet access


Every year over 80 lecturers and 20 students visit foreign universities abroad

Over the last two years 42 NMU students participated in exchange programs in European region

37 foreign students participated in clinical exchange programs in NMU

Over 1156 students from 53 countries are currently trained at the University


2001, 2004, 2005 – the winner of KIYV SOFIA prize for the best university rate among ukrainian medical schools

The golden medal of the 9-th international exhibition of educational establishments “contemporary education in Ukraine – 2006” in nomination “Implementation of Innovations” and Diploma for great achievements in innovation development of national educational system

2 awards of International Exhibition “Education and career”

6 Diploma of the III National Specialised Exhibition “Health care industry-2006”

Diploma of a laureate and inclusion in 10 leading establishments among higher educational establishments of Ukraine at the III-d exhibition – presentation “Innovation technologies of education”

(26-27 Oct 2006)