Medical, health and sport sciences
Long cycle Master's Programme (9-12 semesters)
Mode of studies: 
full-time programme
6 years (12 semesters)
Tuition fee: 
12 000 Euro
Degree awarded: 
MD degree
Application deadline: 
Monday, 31 August, 2020
Day of semester start: 
Monday, 12 October, 2020
Credits (ECTS): 
30 ECTS per semester
Admission requirements: 

Information about admission requirements- open competition of grades. Applicants have to demonstrate: The results of the following subjects on the High School Diploma: Chemistry-mandatory Biology-mandatory Physics or Mathematics Applicants with IB Diploma or EB Diploma are required to pass the maturity examination from: Biology (Higher level) Chemistry (Higher level) Physics or Maths (Standard or Higher level) Official high school-leaving examination certificate or other certificate qualifying to apply for a university course must be certified with an affixed apostille in the case of documents issued in the countries that are party to the Hague Convention of 5 October 1961. Candidates will be chosen by an open competition on the basis of grades on the high school certificate (transcript of grades). A document confirming English language competency,provided that secondary education was not conducted in English More info: http://www.ujk.edu.pl/medicineschool/general_rules


School of Medicine in English offers a 6-year program for high school/secondary school graduates (both Polish citizens and foreigners). The program adapted to the EU standards offers over 5700 hours of education in the scope of general medicine, pre-clinical and clinical courses. The graduates are awarded the MD degree and are provided with a medical diploma recognised in the European Union, U.S.A., Canada as well as most other countries of the world.

The program is based on requirements which are obligatory for the Polish medical higher education institutions and is adequate to EU standards. The number of semesters and the total number of ECTS points comply with Regulation of the Minister of Science and Higher Education dated May 9, 2012 (Journal of Laws of 2012. Pos. 631) and create the appropriate framework for the implementation of the intended learning outcomes.

The students are supposed to choose 9 optional courses which are divided into two groups:

  • Basic science and preclinical (choice between 3 and 9 semester).
  • Clinical sciences (choice between 6 and 9 semester)

The program consists of 6 years (12 semesters) which include pre-clinical subjects: anatomy, biochemistry, biophysics, physiology with cytophysiology, histology with embryology and basics of cell biology, microbiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology, toxicology and many others as well as clinical subjects: internal medicine, pediatrics, surgery, gynecology and obstetrics, psychiatry, family medicine, emergency medicine, neurology, oncology, otolaryngology, ophthalmology, infectious diseases and others.

The dimension, principles as well as form of apprenticeship at the Faculty of Medicine are determined in accordance with the Regulation of the Minister of Science and Higher Education dated May 9, 2012. (OJ. from 2012. Pos. 631).

Practical clinical teaching during 6th year includes the courses in clinics or hospital wards in the scope of such activities as:

  • internal diseases
  • pediatrics
  • surgery
  • gynecology and obstetrics
  • psychiatry
  • emergency medicine
  • family medicine

as well as 6 weeks in the specialty chosen by the student- 180 hours. 30 weeks of classes in total (900 hours)

As far as summer internship program is concerned, it should take place in the enterprises of therapeutic entity and include the improvement of professional skills in such fields as:

  • patient care
  • open therapeutics (family doctor)
  • first aid
  • internal diseases
  • intensive care
  • pediatrics
  • surgery
  • gynecology and obstetrics