TNMU ranks second among medical universities in Ukraine by the number of applications submitted for admission

Since the first day of this year’s admission campaign, applicants have been actively submitting their applications and documents for admission to I. Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University.

As of the evening of July 21, 2019, 5427 applications were submitted for admission to TNMU. Today our university ranks second among medical universities by the number of applications, which proves an extremely high interest among the university entrants.

Responsible Secretary of the TNMU Admission Committee, Ihor Drach says that the most popular are such speciality programs as “Medicine” – 2060 applications, “Pharmacy” – 976, “Dentistry” – 759 applications.

The specialty “Physical therapy. Ergotherapy” is gaining more popularity with 387 applications submitted for 50 licensed places.

184 applications have been submitted for the program “Nursing”.

Last year, TNMU became the first in Ukraine to start training of paramedics. Today there is a growing interest in this profession among young people. 210 applications have been submitted for speciality “Paramedicine” this year.

13 applications have been submitted for admission to the newly introduced program “Public Health”. Applicants with prior higher education degree (Bachelor’s, Specialist’s, Master’s) can apply for this speciality. Training will encompass two directions: health management and epidemiology and biostatistics. Those who will obtain this degree will be able to work as healthcare managers in health care institutions, professionals in the life sciences and medical sciences.