Medical University of Lodz
Founded in 1950 as a state university, Lodz Medical University has 1600 academicians, 8500 students and 321 foreign students. At the University of Lodz Medical School, there are 6 research institutes, 49 departments, 7 fully equipped training hospitals and many universities. According to academic performance, 2017 universities are among the first 1,000 universities in the world ranking (URAP) (916).
The Medical University of Lodz is the largest public medical university in Poland. Its mission is focused on:
– educating students in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, nursing as well as in other medicine-related disciplines
– educating research staff (PhD programs)
– conducting research and scientific activity
– developing postgraduate programs offer.
Medical teaching in English was initiated in 2003/2004. Presently over 770 foreign students from various countries attend 6-year MD (Medicine), Advanced MD and 5-year DMD (Dentistry) programs and over 450 have already graduated. The programs are taught entirely in English and are comprehensive enough to be accepted internationally.