Lviv National Medical University

Lviv National Medical University

About Lviv National Medical University

Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University (LNMU) is one of the oldest and biggest medical educational institutions in Ukraine. It is one of the leading medical universities of the IV level of accreditation. LNMU begins from the Medical Faculty of Lviv University, which was opened on November 16, 1784, according to the privilege of the Austrian emperor Josef II. In 2009 University celebrated its 225 anniversary.

22 scientific schools actively function and develop in University: of obstetrics and gynecology, biochemical, hygienic, of infectious diseases, of history of medicine and pharmacy, microbiological, morphological, of neurology and neurosurgery, of oncology, of otorhynolaryngology, ophthalmological, of pathological anatomy and pathological physiology, pediatric, psychiatric, of dentistry, of internal diseases, pharmacological, physiological, of phtisiatry, of chemistry and pharmacy, of surgery.

Type Public medical school
Established 1784
Academic affiliation University of Dhaka
Chairman Roman Lesyk. Danylo Halytsky
Principal Borys Zimenkovsky
Location Lviv. Ukraine
Language English

Facilities in Lviv National Medical University


The whole surrounding and the campus of Lviv Medical University is extremely peaceful for the students. The Lviv National Medical University Country rank is 65 Wold Rank is 6750. LVIV is having a staff of more than 1,200+ researchers and teachers. There are around 5150 students are pursuing higher education in LVIV Medical University. There are around 14 campuses, well-equipped with advanced classrooms, a variety of laboratories, libraries, and fully-equipped living facilities for students. The University is having highly qualified faculties with teaching experience for many years. The medium of instruction is the English language which is the best


University library contains more than 530000 volumes of textbooks, manuals and other relevant medical literature. Library has modern computer equipment. She has Internet connection and is connected with other scientific city libraries.


The students’ hostels are located near the main academic buildings. Students can be accommodated in 8 hostels with everything needed for studying (including internet clubs and reading rooms), everyday life (with canteens, cafes, the sewing and footwear work-shops, the barber’s and the laundry open) and rest ( gyms available)

Student life

About 2746 students are studying at 38 departments here. 484 foreigners are studying at the faculty as well. The teaching process is carried out by 500 teachers – academicians, professors, assistant professors, senior teachers and assistants.