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Wrocław, Poland

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Studying Medicine and Dentistry in Wrocław

Fields: Medicine & Dentistry (in English)
Application deadline for winter semester 2018/2019: ~ July 2018
Semester begins: ~ October 2018
Tuition Fees:
Medicine: ~ € 5,880/semester (6 years)
Dentistry: ~ € 6,380/semester (5 years)
Veterinary medicine: ~ €4,000/semester

Many students from Germany, England, and the Netherlands opt for this university. Wrocław Medical University (UMED) is one of the largest universities in the country and has the best technology and renowned lecturers. You start your English-language studies at a high level and benefit from the institution’s 300 years of medical history. In addition, the allocation of study places takes place by committee decision alone; grades do not play a role. Tuition fees for human medicine are about € 5,880 per semester, while they are about € 6,380 in dentistry and € 4,000 in veterinary medicine. There are also other costs, such as admission fees. Changes in exchange rates can result in fluctuations in these prices.

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Wrocław Medical University has an impressive historical background going back more than 300 years. The university pioneered many new treatments and surgical techniques. In 2003, it began offering instruction in English. The programmes are popular, especially among Swedes, Britons, Canadians, and Germans. Many of them come to Wrocław each year to study. After all, having class in English makes things easier to understand. The requirements for studying in the home of such Nobel Prize winners as Robert Koch are given. After the first year, students spend one month each year in special clinical training. The Faculty of Human Medicine offers many on-going international exchanges through various programmes. At the same time, the amount of time spent in practical clinical settings continues to grow. Students receive intensive assistance during their training. IMG_5584The course of study at the Faculty of Dentistry lasts five years. After the first year, students spend one month each year in special clinical training where they complete a practical unit each year. The Faculty of Dentistry has been training dentistry professionals for more than 60 years. Many of them graduate with top marks. The faculty is one of just three dental schools in the country.

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With motorway, train, and air connections with many parts of Europe, Wrocław is quick and easy to reach. Wrocław was also the European City of Culture for 2016. The city is known for its beauty and has been called “Europe’s flower”. It has a rich history going back more than a thousand years. In the past, Wrocław was known as Breslau when it was a part of Germany. Now, almost one out of every six of the city’s 650,000 inhabitants is a student. Wrocław was and is a centre of education and medicine. Educational buildings with experts in many disciplines are located among the baroque buildings of the old town. The city is a significant international centre for medical teaching. An attractive place to study in a modern environment while also offering a comparatively low cost of living.

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Wrocław’s Centennial Hall has been named a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the city also has more than 100 bridges over the River Oder. To this day, the synagogues and churches dot the city skyline. The twin spires of the medieval cathedral stand out over the city. From quiet spots in the parks to the hustle and bustle in the Old Town, Wrocław has much to offer, ranging from opera to football games in the new stadium. Wroclaw is home to Nobel laureates such as Gerhart Hauptmann and Paul Ehrlich and has welcomed such famous personages of the past, including Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and Frederic Chopin.

Prerequisites and Applications pfeil_top
You might be accepted to Wrocław Medical University without any direct consideration of your grades. Instead, a committee will decide whether to select you for admission; this may be influenced by the results of an entrance test. As an official agency for the university, MediStart can provide you with the optimal preparation for these tests. Your chances of admission are quite good if you submit a strategically clever application!

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Instead of a major entrance test, a committee will decide whether to admit you. We will let you know what you need to do to make this happen. Internships or other documents might increase your chances. MediStart advisers will be glad to advise you how best to proceed.

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