Ivano Frankivsk National Medical University

Ivano is one of the beautiful cities of Ukraine, an important scientific and cultural center. State establishment IvanoFrankivsk National Medical University [IFNMU] is a modern institution of higher education with rich traditions.

Establishment of IvanoFrankivsk National Medical University was founded in the year of 1945. IvanoFrankivsk National Medical University is one of the oldest and leading medical University of Ukraine from last 68 years and former USSR. High level of qualification allows graduates of the University to work successfully in many countries of the world, to achieve great success in science and practical public health services. Among them are scientists, heads of public health service, honored doctors.

History of the University

Ivano- Frankivsk National University (then Stanislavski State Medical Institute ) was founded October 6, 1945 . By that time, there were 395 students of the institute and 47 teachers, among whom there were only a few doctors and candidates of sciences, theoretical and operated 14 2 clinical departments . 10 years later in high school was 12 professors, doctors , and the number of students exceeded 1,000. In 1962, with the renaming of the city was renamed as Institute of Ivano- Frankivsk State Medical Institute. Since 1992 – Medical Academy . On November 27, 2008 – National University.

Since 1945 , has trained more than 16,000 doctors, 5,000 of them work in the Ivano- Frankivsk region.

As of the 2010 University at 39th place among the top 200 universities in Ukraine.

IvanoFrankivsk National Medical University provides high quality education to students who are looking for quality education at an affordable course fees. There are Thirteen faculties and a preparatory department. The IvanoFrankivsk National Medical University trains specialists along the following education / qualification levels: Under graduate, Junior specialists, specialists, Masters for the following specialties.


  • General Medicine (Doctor of Medicine degree) – 6 years course
  • Dentistry (Doctor of Dentistry degree) – 5 year course
  • Pediatrics (Doctor of Medicine degree) – 6 year course
  • Pharmacy (Bachelor of Pharmacy degree) – 5 year course
  • Nursing (RN) – 3 / 4 year course
  • Prosthodontics (MDS / Clinical Residency) – 2 year course
  • Educational and Qualification levels: Specialist (MD, MDD)
  • Master of Medicine (Pharmacy) Phd

Postgraduate Training:

Internship Clinical Residentura Master and PhD courses

Specialization and Post-DiplomaTraining for Doctors IvanoFrankivsk National Medical University prepares specialists in 185 medical specialities. Good facilities, high qualification level of the teaching staff, scientific and methodical provision led IvanoFrankivsk National Medical University is one of the leading places in the country.

Teaching Staff 443 teachers, among them 77 PhDs, 264 candidates for PhD and 19 Academicians, including five Honored Science and Technique Workers of Ukraine, one Honored Worker of public education of Ukraine, two Honored doctors of Ukraine, two Laureates of State prize of Ukraine carry out pedagogical, scientific, medical and educational work at 48 departments. IvanoFrankivsk National Medical University has very good facilities.