Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University - LNMU • Lviv, Ukraine
Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University's (LNMU) roots can be traced back to 1784. It was formerly known as the Lvov State Medical Institute. The renowned university is one of the leading medical school in Ukraine. It is one of the highest rated medical universities in the country. It is consistently ranked among the top 20 universities of Ukraine, and it was named 2nd place among medical universities of Ukraine by Scopus 2012. The education establishment has won several prizes and rewards of State Educational Exhibitions. The university has state-of-the-art facilities; it is comprised of 6 faculties, as well as a medical college, 75 departments, medical dentistry centre, teaching pharmacy, botanic garden, scientific labs and laboratory of industrial toxicology, and antineoplastic medication research centre, and a scientific library. The campus is home to 14 buildings, 9 dormitories and a cafeteria. At the moment, more than 17,000 students are enrolled in programmes at LNMU; many of them are international students. The university strives to provide an excellent and multicultural learning environment. The courses are all adapted to the European credit-module system. The university has 22 scientific schools, that have produced numerous notable alumni. Scholars of the university have defended 709 dissertations since the year 1991. The academic staff consists of highly qualified professionals. Through the work that is done at the university, about 25,000 new treatment and diagnostic techniques were introduced. Internationalization is an important part of the student life at LNMU. The university has 14 signed agreements with universities in other countries. The departments and labs conduct scientific partnerships with 74 institutes in 12 countries. Leading international specialists actually hold master classes at the school. Many famous scholars from top universities in the world are honoured doctors of the university. Due to their outstanding education, graduates are well-equipped for their future careers.