Medical University of Bialystok
Uniwersytet Medyczny w Białymstoku
address: Jana Kilinskiego 1
15-089 Bialystok, Poland
phone: +48 85 748 55 78 (6-year MD program)
+48 85 748 54 31 (5,5-year MDPharm program)
Medical University of Bialystok (MUB) is a modern, dynamically developing university, whose mission is to provide the best education of professional, responsible, modern medical staff; conducting research at the highest international level; implementing innovative application solutions in cooperation with providers of medical services; and acting in response to social needs.
The University has a state-of-the-art research and educational infrastructure, which includes, among others: a modern University Clinical Hospital, Euroregional Pharmacy Center, Academic and Research Center of the Faculty of Health Sciences, Center for Experimental Medicine, Center for Clinical Research, Center for Bioinformatics and Data Analysis, Laboratory of Molecular Imaging.
Our university is continuously investing in the development of academic staff through numerous scholarships, training programs, internships and study visits to the best research and academic centers around the world as well as through expert lectures given by visiting professors. These activities result in the growing number of achievements of university staff. Employees of Medical University of Bialystok are experts in their fields of science, members of scientific committees, editorial offices, national and voivodship consultants. The dynamic, creative staff constitutes great potential for acquiring external funds, both research and EU grants and for commercialization of research.
We consider international cooperation essential for our University. Currently, we cooperate with 25 foreign academic and research centers.
The proof of the University’s high position is the fact that its Centre for Innovation Research received the Leading National Research Centre (KNOW) status in 2012 whereas the Faculty of Pharmacy and Laboratory Medicine received the prestigious A+ category - on the four-point scale of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, in the group of life sciences, whereas the Faculty of Medicine with the Division of Dentistry and Division of Medical Education in English and the Faculty of Health Sciences received A category.
Currently, more than 4600 students study at 14 courses, including about 300 students studying in English. The University graduates are prepared to work with patients, for their welfare and respect for universal ethical principles, but also as future researchers discovering the secrets of science that can be used in practice. Those young, talented and ambitious will find the perfect conditions for comprehensive development at our University.
The MUB diplomas are recognized in the UE countries.
A 6-Year English - Language MD Program was inaugurated in 2004, and from the academic year 2016/2017 a new course MDPhram in English is available to the students.
The seat of the Medical University of Bialystok is in the 18th century Branicki Palace, located in the city center. It is surrounded by the University’s academic facilities, two clinical hospitals, dormitories and sports facilities.
The Medical University of Bialystok is situated in a region of outstanding tourist attractions. The region of Podlasie is home to various nationalities, languages, religions, traditions and cuisines. It is also an area exceptional for its nature, as there are four national parks, three landscape parks and almost 90 nature reserves, which together form the area known as the Green Lungs of Poland.
The best way to evaluate the effects of our work is to come to study at the Medical University of Bialystok.
Facts & figures
- 66 years of tradition
- 129 professors, 141 habilitated doctors and 785 academic teachers
- 4 600 students, including 300 foreign students
- 23 000 graduates