Program name/academic level: Medicine, MD
Institution: University of Debrecen
Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
Duration: 12 semesters
Starting date: September
Language requirements: English language proficiency (assessed at the compulsory entrance examination)
Academic requirements: high school certificate; entrance examination in Biology and Physics/Chemistry (written and oral)
Short description: Medical Doctor (M.D.) degree is granted upon completion of the course. The degree is accepted in all EU and several other countries around the world.
The language of instruction is English. However, students are required to learn some basic Hungarian in order to be able to communicate with patients from the third year on.
During the first two years the curriculum focuses on theoretical aspects of medicine that lay the foundation of the subsequent medical subjects.
The theoretical knowledge is applied in clinics during the 3rd year with internal medicine and surgery along with other theoretical subjects. The remaining clinical subjects are introduced in the 4th and 5th years.
Internship: students are involved in clinical care of patients at the Departments of Internal Medicine, Surgery, Gynecology, Neurology, Psychiatry and Pediatrics during the 6th, and final year.
Students in the final year are required to submit their theses. The last academic year is concluded with a comprehensive state examination. Students who have passed all examinations and successfully defended their theses are awarded the M.D. degree.
For further information about the curriculum and subject requirements please check the course Bulletin (Downloads menu).
Tuition Fee: 16.900 USD/year
One time fees: application fee 150 USD, entrance procedure fee 350 USD
University of debrecen
H-4032 Debrecen, Egyetem tér 1.
Phone: +36 (52) 258-058