The pre-medical program was established as the first step toward the creation of a truly international student body. This program allows the matriculation of students from around the world regardless of the individual variations of the educational system of their home country. Students enter the premedical program with the expectation, eventually being accepted into school of medicine in IUM. Students of science (should have passes in science, mathematics, English and any other three subjects) are eligible to this program. The Pre-medical course is fully conducted in English along with the Ukrainian language. The duration of the pre-medical course is 10 months .Classes are conducted in the university as well as in hostel. Students have full use of all university resources, including all libraries, recreational facilities, accommodation, computer suites and student services. Pre-medical course offers students a standard university entrance qualification and also an excellent base for their further academic studies. The program of the Ukrainian language course at the pre-medical course gives the possibility to develop the students’ skills in making notes of scientific texts, mastering the special terminology, understanding and writing lectures. Here students also extend their knowledge of Chemistry, Biology, Physics and Computer Science. The program of the pre-medical course curriculum is approved by the Ministry of education and Ministry of Public health, Ukraine and gives the right to enter the following faculties: medical faculty, dentistry, Nursing and postgraduate training. These will help you to prepare for the content and level of the degree course subjects, as well as to familiarize yourself with the method of teaching at “The International Academy of ecology and medicine ”.
FACULTY OF GENERAL MEDICINE
Welcome to Faculty of Medicine at State “The International Academy of ecology and medicine ”. The Medical course at “The International Academy of ecology and medicine ” takes six years and leads to MD (Doctor of Medicine) or MBBS. The medium of instruction is English. In the under graduate program, during six years of study the students learn different subjects from fundamental subjects disciplines to special medical subjects.
Great health professionals and researchers begin their career development in the classroom, where we bring together the best students and teachers to generate excitement about learning. This is an exciting time in medicine as we look forward to developing new avenues in health care excellence. The practice of medicine remains one of the most satisfying of all professions and we believe that IUM is an ideal place to earn your medical education.
We believe students are enrolling in “The International Academy of ecology and medicine ” for the right reasons-they want to provide care for people and they feel that as physicians they can make a difference in their communities. For that reason, we have great faith that health care delivery in our nation has a bright future.
THE “The International Academy of ecology and medicine ” is known nationally and internationally for its many innovative teaching, clinical training and research programs. Our award-winning faculty members constantly strive for innovation and excellence in the classroom, the laboratory and the clinic. Because the class size is relatively small, our faculty members get to know each student. It is one thing to say the University has excellent people and programs and another to prove it.
Admission to the medical faculty takes place after conclusion of a contract. Foreigners learn in group of eight to ten students. The second year students attend their clinical studies where they can gain experience in nursing the patients. Clinical subjects are taught beginning from the third year of study. Students can study any topic of interest and to rise their of knowledge in the departments. All six years of the program are important and all must be passed successfully before students are permitted to graduate.
Our commitment at IUM is to educate and train you to become excellent clinicians and to prepare you for a lifetime of learning essential in providing the best care for patients over a long career. We do this through a curriculum that mixes lectures with small group self-directed tutorials, giving you a strong base in medical sciences and clinical skills and also fostering the development of problem-solving and thinking skills.
The medium of instruction in the Medical faculty is English and Ukrainian language. The Ministry of education and Ministry of Public health, Ukraine approved the curriculum of the medical faculty. Many countries accept the “The International Academy of ecology and medicine ’s” diploma. The students are studying from 58 countries.
The state final examinations on all the disciplines according to the syllabus are held within one system through 2 stages:
Testing basic proficiency of third year, testing scientific/theoretical proficiency.
testing practical proficiency of final-year students (when exams on clinical disciplines are taken, testing takes place at the patient’s bed);
The successful students who will complete study of five years, then on graduation work for another year under probation in order to gain general registration. Medicine is a respected, rewarding, and truly international career. Across all our education programs our vision is to develop caring, clear-thinking, clinically outstanding and research-capable, globally engaged graduates who have the capabilities to become leaders in medicine, public health and research.
At the dentistry faculty the curriculum is worked out for five academic years. The students master the basic subjects of medical and biological profile, as well as various clinical disciplines, which are so necessary for a dentist. On condition of successful completion of study the graduates are given the Diploma of a doctor - dentist. The curriculum foresees the further postgraduate education. The degree awarded is BDS.
For the junior courses students study theoretical disciplines and beginning from the fourth course, they start studying clinical disciplines. Among them there is therapeutic and orthopedic stomatology. The chairs of anatomy, histology, normal physiology, biochemistry, general chemistry, having wonderful traditions in organization of educational process and high skilled teachers, could do profiles for the teaching of their disciplines, taking into account the faculty’s specificity.
For mastering the propaedeutic course by students the departments were well equipped additional premises, acquired a necessary quantity of visual aids and special apparatus. All employees of the chairs and students took an active part in making the educational manuals. A metal-ceramic laboratory and a laboratory for high frequency melting and casting of dentures are specially organized.
At special dental departments the students study principal actual problems of dentistry: caries, parodontosis and diseases of the mucous membrane in the mouth cavity. The principle task of the dental faculty is perfection of higher dentistry education, raising the quality of doctor’s dental training.
At the faculty they worked out and applied the complex of methodical ways for optimization of educational process, which is aimed at intensification of cognitive activity of students, development of habits for educational and researching work, training the creative method of approach for professional activity. The dental faculty helps the students to obtain good knowledge in the dental field. It grows and develops, absorbing all the best from the experience of the University’s work.
FACULTY OF PHARMACY
The pharmaceutical faculty was inaugurated by the Ministry for Education and science for Ukraine. The faculty began training specialists’ pharmacists of general direction “pharmaceutics”. At the pharmacological faculty the curriculum is for five academic years.
The students acquire the fundamentals of medical and biological knowledge; learn in detail various subjects in the specialty and some clinical ones. On successful completion of study the graduates get the diploma of pharmacist. The faculty trains the students for work at the institutions of pharmacy and also for research work.
A powerful educational methodical base is being created for training highly qualified specialists. There are such departments are as the pharmacognosy, Biology and Genetics department and chemopharmaceutic disciplines department. Medical botany, Inorganic chemistry, Analytical, physical and organic chemistry, methods for analysis are taught at these departments. All the departments are supplied with all the necessary equipments, reagents and textbooks.