To see your child become a Doctor is every parent's dream. But due to the limited intake of students to the local universities their aspirations are somewhat restricted.
However Fortune Investment (Pvt) Ltd. is able to fill this void. They have been appointed as the local representative for the prestigious Lugansk State Medical University of Ukraine (L.S.M.U.) and the Crimea State Medical University of Ukraine (C.S.M.U). Therefore students who have been unfortunate to miss entering the local universities can now afford to pursue Medicine at these two prestigious foreign state universities at a comparatively lower cost compared to other foreign universities.
The degrees awarded by these state universities are recognized by
- The Sri Lanka Medical Council
- European Council of Medicine
- General Medical Council of UK
- Indian Medical Council
- Pakistan Medical Council
- World Health Organization
Apart from these the L.S.M.U is also recognized and listed in the International Medical Education Directory (IMED).This allows graduates of LSMU to sit the United States Medical Licensing Examination and enter postgraduate Medical (Residency) training in the USA.IMED accreditation is recognized by the Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) and the Medical Council of Canada for eligibility of graduates to obtain Certification and Licensure.
The Crimea State Medical University is also categorized as an "A" Medical School by the London based International Educational Society.
Lugansk State Medical University
Lugansk is one of the largest cities of Ukraine, an important scientific and cultural centre. The population of Lugansk is 600 thousand people. The people here are very friendly and kind. There are music and drama theatres, some museums, picture galleries and numerous libraries. LSMU was founded in the year 1956 and is one of the oldest and leading medical higher institutions of Ukraine and former USSR.
The high level of qualification allows graduates of the university to work successfully in many countries of the world. At present there are about 1900 foreign students from 60 countries studying here.
There are six faculties and a preparatory dept at LSMU (Medicine, Pediatrics, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing and Postgraduation).
The LSMU activities cover a wide range of subjects, all aimed at shaping a global university policy. LSMU constantly keeps in touch with its graduates, many of whom have become highly qualified doctors, known scientists, health service managers and political figures in their native lands. The LSMU's long experience in training foreign specialists, highly qualified teaching staff and modern facilities- all guarantee a high level of theoretical and practical training to the students of the university. They have the option of following the lectures either in Ukrainian, Russian or English. The university provides hostel facilities for all foreign students within the campus with 24 hour security. Internet and e-mail facilities are available within the campus.
LSMU has a joint research and partnership relations with many Scientific Institutions all over the world such as The Poland Medical Academy, The Cambridge University, The Virden University, and Clinics of urgent Medicine in Germany, Belgium, Austria, Israel, Medical Centre of Cardiff (England), Medical Centre in St. Etien (France) and New York Medical Centre.
Crimea State Medical University (CSMU)
CSMU is named after S.I.Georgievsky and was founded in 1931. Crimea is an autonomous province of the Ukraine. The climate in Crimea is similar to Southern Europe and bordered by the Black sea. The Crimean Riviera is inhabited by Slavs, Tatars, Armenians, Greeks, Italians, Bulgarians, and several others. Simferopol is the capital of the autonomous republic of Crimea. The city's population is about 400 thousand inhabitants. Simferopol is the gateway to the sunny Crimea. It is the administrative, economic, cultural, and scientific centre. There are numerous cultural and historical monuments of different centuries in the city. The only airport of the Crimea is in this city and is serviced by a few international carriers and the Ukrainian domestic airlines.
CSMU is one of the oldest and leading medical educational institutions of Ukraine. The university is a centre of medical education and medical science in Crimea providing academic and professional medical education. According to the Ukrainian higher education institution rating "Top- 200 Ukraine" conducted by UNESCO-CEPES, among medical higher schools CSMU is ranked 3rd or 4th annually. CSMU trains Doctors in the following fields General medicine, Pediatrics and Dentistry.
About 4000 students study at CSMU, including 1530 foreign students from 40 different countries. The university operates modular credit system that meets the Bologna requirements. Students are trained in groups of 6-9 persons. English language is the medium of instruction for foreign students. All subjects of the curriculum are provided with the curriculum-based materials on medical education. Lectures are accompanied by multimedia presentations and educational films. The university clinic is a modern complex supplied with up-to-date high-tech equipment for carrying out biochemical diagnostics including CT scanner, digital X-ray and ultrasound apparatuses.
CSMU maintains wide-ranging relationships with prominent institutes around the world for education and scientific research. All foreign students are provided hostel facilities within the campus and uniformed guards provide security 24hours a day. Internet and e-mail facilities are also available within the campus.