Medical University of Warsaw is one of the oldest medical universities in Poland. For over 200 years, MUW has been training the best professionals in the field of medical and pharmaceutical sciences.
About English Division
The English Division of the Second Faculty of Medicine was established in 1993 at the Medical University of Warsaw for students interested in studying medicine in English.
The Division offers medical programme for high school graduates and for college/university graduates. At the end of the program the graduates are awarded the MD degree and receive a medical diploma recognized in the European Union, USA, Canada and most other countries of the world (for precise information on diploma recognition in particular countries, consult appropriate legal acts).
Having completed the basic science part of the study programme, the students are eligible to sit for the USMLE (United States Medical Licensing Examination) Step I and for the USMLE Step II on completion of the clinical part of the programme.
As far as the assessment of the students` achievements is concerned, the theoretical knowledge of the medical students is checked in the form of tests during the courses or/and written/oral exams at the end of the courses. The learning process of the students is supervised by the teaching staff during the whole course. Practical/clinical skills are regularly evaluated during the courses, and at the end of course in the form of assignments.
Basic science and pre-medical training of the English Division students are provided in the form of lectures, seminars and practical classes by more than 70 departments and clinics of the Medical University of Warsaw and affiliated to the University. Clinical training facilities at affiliated hospitals are regularly evaluated in order to ensure the effectiveness and high quality of clinical training.
MD program in English for High School graduates
The MD 6-year program is offered for High School graduates. The program adopted to the EU standards (according to the Directive of the European Parliament 2005/36/EC) offers over 5700 hours of learning in the scope of general medicine, pre-clinical and clinical courses.
According to the Admission Rules for the English Division the following applicants may apply to the Medical University of Warsaw:
1. Applicants with a high school diploma issued outside Poland are obliged to pass the entrance exam (in English). It consists of 100 MCQ questions in Biology on higher level (35 questions), Chemistry on higher level (35 questions) and Physics on standard level (30 questions).
Entrance exam dates (for 2017/2018): May 6, 2017:
Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur)
High school-leaving certificate or confirmation from high school about date of graduation