TNMU Preparatory Department celebrated its 20th anniversary

On August 20, 2019, two distinguished events were celebrated by teachers and students of the Preparatory Department of I. Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University: it is 20 years since the foundation of the Department and the ceremony of diplomas presentation to international students. Most of them will become TNMU students on September 1.

TNMU Rector, Professor Mykhailo Korda congratulated the graduates on this occasion. Professor Korda thanked the teaching staff of the Preparatory Department for their hard and inspired work, because they not only passed knowledge to the students, but also acquainted them with Ukrainian customs and culture. Professor Korda also wished success to the young people in pursuing their academic careers.

After warm greetings, the Rector of Ternopil National Medical University presented the graduates of the Preparatory Department with diplomas of completion of studies.

For almost a year young people from all over the world studied Ukrainian language and culture at our university, deepened their knowledge in chemistry, biology, physics. They were accustomed to the peculiarities of life in Ukraine and determined their choice of future profession. Young people with interest explored Ternopil and other Ukrainian cities, attended cultural events and organized them themselves, told the Ukrainians about their customs and traditions…

“Today, we wholeheartedly thank all the teachers for their hard work, for the knowledge they have shared, for helping you to adapt in Ukraine. Knowledge of the Ukrainian language will help you in the further training to better examine the patient, to collect anamnesis. I wish you good luck, excellent study and doing everything to become highly qualified doctors,” Professor Stepan Zaporozhan addressed the graduates.

Head of the Preparatory Department Larysa Nalizhyta wholeheartedly thanked the TNMU administration for all-round assistance in the Department’s activities and support of creative ideas. She also thanked the teaching staff and students who showed high results during their studies.

The most active students of the Preparatory Department received certificates of recognition.

As a sign of respect and gratitude, the graduates of the Preparatory Department organized an entertaining performance in which they demonstrated their talents.

We wish the graduates of the TNMU Preparatory Department and our prospective students to study diligently, to master their practical skills, to make new friends and to fulfill their potential.

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Press Service of I. Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University