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The 70th anniversary of Medical University in Plovdiv (Bulgaria)

On May 20-22 2015 ZSMU representatives participated in the international conference dedicated to the 70th anniversary of Medical University in Plovdiv (Bulgaria). The conference had over 500 guests from around the world.

In frames of the conference a meeting with the Rector of MUP, Corresponding member, Professor Stephen Kostianev and Vice-rector for International Affairs Marianne Murdjeva took place.

An issue of bilateral cooperation between MUP and ZSMU regarding academic mobility program Erasmus + and "Horizon 2020" was discussed.

This summer MUP invites our students for the summer practice in their university. The Erasmus + exchange program will start with the spring semester of 2015-2016 academic year. 

International training for Horizon 2020

On May 20 2015 ZSMU participated in an International Training for Horizon 2020 Newcomers that took place in Bucharest (Romania). “Fit for Health 2.0” (www.fitforhealth.eu), a European initiative supporting researches in all stages in Health research organized the event. Apart from a general introduction to Horizon 2020 and the Challenge “Health, demographic change and wellbeing”, the program featured presentations on funding instruments, consortium composition and finding partners for the project.

“Horizon 2020” is a new EU Framework Program for Research and Innovation(2014-2020)that started in the first part of 2014; its budget is nearly  80 billion €. Universities, research institutes, public and non-governmental organizations can take part in this program. The consortium must include at least 3 legal entities from 3 different EU Member States or Associated states. Partners from third countries can also take part in the projects.

Together with the partners from Plovdiv (Bulgaria), Yerevan (Armenia) and Bitola (Macedonia) ZSMU participates in the project as an associated partner.  The topic is “Encouraging the research and innovation cooperation between the Union and selected regional partners – proposals targeting Southern Mediterranean Neighborhood and Eastern Partnership”. 

All-Ukrainian science and methodical conference with foreign participation "Implementation of innovative technologies to medical education: problenbased learning and virtual patients"  

April 22, 2015 in Zaporozhye on the bases of Zaporozhye State Medical University 
• Current issues of the problem-based learning.
• Methodology of teaching material structure and organization of PBL
cases development.
• Psychological, pedagogic and didactic aspects of problem-based
• Principles of instrumental environment creation for virtual patients
• Methodical and informational support of PBL implementation process in
the common information space of University.


Foreign students come to study.

The foreign students of ZSMU are coming back to study after summer break and holidays spent at home.

“More than 600 students from India are going to study at University in 2014-2015 academic year,” Divya Sunitha Raj, Assistant Rector for Indian students of ZSMU, said.

Foreign graduates are taking state examinations.

State examinations for the graduates of the International   Faculty No. 2 have begun at Zaporozhye State Medical University.

The Administration of ZSMU held a series of meetings with foreign students

On the 25th of February Rector of ZSMU had a traditional meeting with foreign students where he discussed the political situation in Ukraine.

ZSMU diploma is recognized by Medical Board of California

Good news came from California: Medical Board reviewed documentation submitted by Zaporozhye State Medical University. The Board has determined that Zaporozhye State Medical University meets the criteria for recognition of the medical education.

Graduates of ZSMU are now eligible to apply for a California Postgraduate Training Authorization Letter (PTAL) or a Physician’s and Surgeon’s Certificate.

The Board will add Zaporozhye State Medical University to its list of recognized medical schools. 

ZSMU diploma is recognized in Palestine

The diploma of Zaporozhye State Medical University has been recognized by Palestinian National Authority. The University is entered in the list of higher educational institutions officially accredited by Palestinian Ministry of Education and Higher Education.

New status of ZSMU in TEMPUS project

Medical Education Center is established at ZSMU in the frames of TEMPUS project.

Training of tutors in the frames of TEMPUS project

The second stage of Tempus project (practical realization of PBL methods) has started.

ZSMU delegation in Wroclaw Medical University in Poland.

At the end of January the delegation of ZSMU consisting of Rector Kolesnyk Yu. M., Pro-rector for scientific work Tumanskii V. O. and Pro-rector for scientific-pedagogic work and international relations Avramenko M.O. visited Wroclaw Medical University in Poland.

The University is staffed with highly-qualified scientific and pedagogical workers:

There are 615 lecturers at the University in 2013: about 104 Doctors of Sciences and about 407 Candidates of Sciences. 66 Professors and 152 Associate Professors work at the University; one Corresponding Member of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 46 members of International Academies of Sciences and International Scientific Societies, 8 Honorary Science and Engineering Workers of Ukraine, 1 Honorary worker of Higher School of Ukraine, 4 State Prize Winners, 6 Prize Winners of the Ukrainian Academy of Medical Sciences, 1 Prize Winner of National Academy of Sciences and Medical Academy of Sciences named after V.P. Komisarenko, 1 Prize Winner of the President of Ukraine, 2 Prize Winner of the Cabinet of Ministry of Ukraine, 3 Honorary Physicians of Ukraine are among them.

Zaporozhye State Medical University is a self-governing, modern, multiprofile higher educational institution

Zaporozhye State Medical University (a legal successor of Zaporozhye Medical Institute under the decision of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine 820 of 12.12.1994) is a self-governing, modern, multiprofile higher educational institution accredited in compliance with the

decision of State Certification Commission.

69035, Mayakovsky avenue 26, Zaporozhye, Ukraine

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