Postgraduate/PG admissions in Poltava State Medical University are open around the year. However, the number of seats is limited. PG courses are offered in the English language but all foreign students of PG have to study Russian or Ukrainian languages for 10 months before starting their research work.PG course duration is 2 years. The compulsion of language is the policy of the university to increase the understanding of students while discussing with native professors, fellow students, and local patients in the hospitals.

The faculty of postgraduate education in our university offers the study in a large number of medical specialties. Constantly developing a base of computerized equipment gives the possibility to use modern PC know-how and world informative networks in the process of study.

Postgraduates at PSMU are taught in English, Ukrainian and Russian languages according to the programs and curricula approved by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine. We take into consideration and peculiarities of public health services of the state trainees come from.

Faculty of Post Graduate Education:

  • Radiology
  • Therapy
  • Dermatology and Venereology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Neurology
  • Pathological Anatomy
  • Psychiatry
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Anesthesiology
  • Orthopedics
  • Ophthalmology
  • Urology
  • Surgery
  • Pediatrics
  • Child Gynecology
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Hygiene of Children and Teenagers
  • General Hygiene
  • Cardiology
  • Occupational Hygiene
  • Epidemiology
  • Therapeutic Dentistry
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Orthopedic Dentistry
  • Surgical Dentistry

The main objective of the postgraduate training is to allow the students of medical institutions to continue their education and general practitioners to improve their skills for further certification and faculty is directed at the training and improvement of qualification and skills of specialists to master not only up-to-date medical information but new modern technologies of today and tomorrow.

The Medical faculty UMSA, together with its teaching hospitals and other health organizations in Ukraine and abroad, will provide the necessary physical and human resources to create a scholarly environment appropriate for the training of medical graduates so that they acquire the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to become accomplished physicians and surgeons with the highest moral and ethical standards.

The individual form of training is based on qualification characteristics, professional and position requirements, principles of realized perspective, and doctor’s pretensions. Detailed theoretical training is combined with learning practical skills, operative techniques, and typical and complex operations.