Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA) is a Center of Education, Science, and Culture of the highly industrial region of Ukraine, Dnipro. It is one of the oldest higher educational institution of Ukraine having 4th (the highest) level of accreditation in Ukraine.
Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA) was founded on September 15, 1916, on the basis of Ekaterynoslavsky higher female courses Institute. Institute acquired the status of State Academy in 1920.
Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy is the only institution all over Ukraine, providing training to foreign citizens at all faculties.
The faculties are the following:
- General Medicine
- Postgraduate Education
- Preparatory department for foreign citizens
The Academy trains specialists in English, Russian and Ukrainian languages.
At present more than 5000 students are studying at Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA), among them, students from 36 countries are training in different specialties: Jordan, Syria, India, Pakistan, Nigeria, Sudan, Palestine, China, Morocco, Lebanon, Kenya, Ghana, and others.
42 Clinical departments of Dnipropetrovsk State Medical Academy (DSMA) are located in the 28 hospitals of the city of Dnipro and the number of beds which clinical departments use is 15000.