Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy

Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy

Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy

Dnepropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA) – Center of Education, Science and Culture of highly industrial region of Ukraine, Dnieper. The city of Dnepropetrovsk is the main Industrial city of Ukraine. Above than 40% industry of Ukraine is located in Dnipropetrovsk. It is known as the business city of Ukraine. The city is highly developed and well established in all aspects of life. Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA) is one of the oldest higher
educational institutions of Ukraine having 4th (the highest) level of accreditation in Ukraine.

Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA) was founded on September 15, 1916 on the basis of Ekaterynoslavsky higher female courses Institute. Institute acquired the status of State Academy in 1920 and it was confirmed again to Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA) in Ukraine in 1994 by the order of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine № 224 dated 20 April 1994.

Foundation and the establishment of the Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA) was led by eminent  scientists with world-known names, such as VP Karpov, Oleg S.Abrazhanov, O. Drzhevetsky, L. Gromashevsky, L.S. Halperin, M.F. Rudnev, G.F. Tsomakion, N.S. Kakhiani, M.S. Stanishevskaya, M.O. Kabanov, O.I. Talyantsev, I. Troitsky, S.M. Kompaneets, M.V. Donici, AV Padlewski etc.

646 teachers works at the departments of Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA), among them are  98 Doctors of Medical Sciences, 359 Candidates of medical Sciences,1 Academician of Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine,1 Corresponding member of National

Why Dnipropetrovsk?

The DSMU degree will lead to medical licensure and practice in the US, Canada. India, Pakistan, South Africa, UK, Italy, Germany, Greece and many other countries. The following listing of the organizations

 Lugansk State Medical University is recognized by:

  • The Ministry of Education in Ukraine
  • The World Health Organization
  • The General Medical Council of Great Britain
  • Pakistan Medical and Dental Council
  • Egyptian Medical Council
  • Saudi Medical Board
  • UAE Medical and Dental Licensing Board
  • South African Medical and Dental Council
  • German Medical Council
  • The Medical Council of France
  • Iran Medical Commission
  • Zambian Medical Council
  • Italian Medical Council
  • Greek Medical and Dental Board
  • Medical Council of India
  • Medical Council of Mauritius
  • Bangladesh Medical & Dental Council
  • Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria
  • Medical & Dental Council Ghana
  • Recognized by all the European Union Nations respective Medical Councils

LSMU Medical Graduates are Eligible to apply to sit for:

  • Ukrainian Medical Residencies in any of the EU-approved specialties
  • ECFMG examinations (including the USMLE examinations) and for ECFMG certification
  • The Canadian licensing exams
  • AMC licensing and state registration exams
  • MCNZ licensing and state registration exams
  • UK PLAB registration exams
  • Ireland registration exams
  • MCI Screening Test

The Academy trains specialists in all faculties in English, Russian and Ukrainian languages. Throughout its history the Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA) has trained about 49 000 doctors, dentists, pharmacists and nurses-bachelors.

Since 1996, the Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA) is headed by Academician of Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, Professor G.V. Dzyak.

At present 4500 students are studying in Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA), among them are 700 students from 36 countries are getting training in different specialties, among them mostly students are from Jordan, Syria, India, Pakistan, Nigeria, Sudan, Palestine, China, Morocco, Lebanon, Kenya, Ghana and others.

Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA) conducts training of foreign nationals since 1990. In 1995 the Academy graduated the first batch of foreign physicians. For 10 years, Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA) trained more than 1000 foreign specialists from 30 countries of the world.

Scientific activities of the Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA) are provided with modern technical and methodological bases.


Dnepropetrovsk State Medical University has its own campus surrounded with recreation territory of about 70466 sq. m. The University posses 5 hostels with the total area of 28431 sq. m. for accommodation of 2220 students. The University provides guaranteed accommodation placement services to all international students who receive an academic offer. There are several accommodation options for international students and it is important to consider whether you prefer an independent lifestyle or enjoy living in a community.

Living in a hostel you’ll combine the convenience of living near academic buildings, the access to programs and services which help you develop academically, the opportunity to build lasting friendship relations, and comfortable, affordable living. The territory of the University and the main students’ routes from the hostels to the educational buildings are protected and patrolled by officers of guard service. Hostel No.5 is provided with the free internet facility. Students can use a laptop, a Wi-Fi phone or other suitable portable devices to access the wireless internet connection provided.

Most of the hostel rooms can accommodate 2 or 3 students. All rooms are furnished with a bed, a desk, a chair, cold and hot running water, central heating and suitable lighting for both study and relaxation.

In the hostel each room is attached with the kitchen suitable for students to cook food of their own taste. Students will need to supply their kitchen utensils. Meals and provisions may be bought from various shops and supermarkets.

Our hostels feature 24-hour access to security and emergency, making it easy to get assistance when you need it. As a campus resident, you also have access to all the LSMU support services, such as campus health services.






  • Cardiology
  • Dermatology & Venerology
  • Endodontic
  • Gastroenterology
  • Gynecology & Obstetrics
  • Internal diseases
  • Neurosurgery
  • Opthamology
  • Orthodontic
  • Orthopedics & Traumatology
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Urology
  • Surgery
  • Radiology
  • Infectious and tropical diseases
  • pathology
  • Oncology


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