Kharkiv National Medical University
Kharkiv National Medical University, formerly known as Kharkov Medical Institute and Kharkov State Medical University, is a medical university in Kharkiv city of Ukraine. It was founded in 1805 as the medical faculty of the Kharkiv University.
It is known as the best medical university in Ukraine for foreign students who want to build career in medical.
KNMU provides all medical courses, such as MBBS, MD, MS, BDS, MDS and Nursing, which are reputed and recognized in many countries of the world. Among former graduates of the university, there are different sprouted professions all over the world as ministers and members of parliament in various countries, outstanding scientists and famous specialists who founded their own clinics abroad. Within the period of their studies the students experience academic training in main medical specialties; they take part in examination of patients, provide urgent aids, and work at X-ray rooms, clinical and biochemical laboratories. Clinical round gets main attention for the patients, their management, filling in and arrangement of case histories with their subsequent analysis. Clinical and theoretical training of the students is performed at 56 departments of the University and the best clinic of Kharkiv with use of the modern medical diagnostic and therapeutically equipment, computer software of the academic process with a wide use of audio and video aids.
Historically, Kharkiv National Medical University was the first higher medical institute in Ukraine.
It was established as the Medical Faculty of Kharkiv. In 1920, the Medical Faculty was bonded with the Women’s Medical Institute and Kharkiv Medical Academy was organized.
In 1921 the Academy was renamed as Kharkiv Medical Institute.
In 1994 the Institute established as Kharkov State Medical University.
In 2007 Kharkiv State Medical University started its new phase as Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU). And now it became the prominent university as the first priority to choose by the students, who want to start their medical career.