Wroclaw Medical University. Remembering our tradition, today we are creating the future of our university and Polish medicine. The popularity of our fields of study, research projects carried out by students, and the accomplishments they achieve give us thousands of reasons to be proud. We would like to share all of them with You.

Top reasons to study here

  • I would recommend studying at Wroclaw Medical University because of its tradition, prestige and potential – says Adrian Pona 6th year student from Canada.
  • The advantage of the university is diploma which is recognized in most of the countries.
  • Because Wroclaw is a student town, everyone will find something enjoyable here - says Karolina Reitmajer 5th year student from Canada.

Bachelor's programmes

Medicine & Health (1)
  • Bachelor Medicine
    Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry

About

History

A few decades of tradition obliges. The Wroclaw Medical University rose from the ashes of a city brought down by the tragedy of World War II. But the foundation of our university did not consist of stone, but of people – outstanding scientists, mostly from Lviv, but also of German and Jewish descent. 

Education

Wroclaw Medical University is one of the best medical universities in Poland. For many years it has been very popular with the candidates for studies. Currently, We are educating nearly 6000 students in 10 fields: Medicine, Medicine and Dentistry, Pharmacy, Medical Analysis, Dietetics, Emergency Medicine, Physiotherapy, Nursing, Obstetrics and Public Health. We also conduct interdisciplinary Chemistry and Forensic Toxicology studies in cooperation with the University of Wroclaw. Besides studying in Polish, we also offer English studies in the Medical and Dentistry faculties. Thanks to the English Division, many foreign students study medicine in Wroclaw.

Research

Scientists from Wroclaw Medical University are conducting three prestigious grants financed by the European Commission, including two under the Horizon 2020 Programme, SECURE and BETA-3. Among them, nationally unique non-commercial clinical studies by a team led by Prof. Piotr Ponikowski.Prof. Donata Kurpas, PhD, and Maria Magdalena Bujanowska-Fedak, PhD, along with experts from Spain, Italy, Holland and Portugal analyse the problem of elderly weakness within the FOCUS project.A team of Prof. Piotr Dzięgiel, in association with Singapore, has developed a patent which gives new hope to breast cancer patients. A high level of the analysed protein in cancer cells means that patients will respond to chemotherapy. 

Career

Our graduates might continue their career in all over the world. The advantage of the university is diploma which is recognized in most of the countries. Our graduates are appreciated for their professional preparation for the profession. 

Services

Student services

In Wroclaw Medical University we have special office dedicated for our international students and it is called “English Division Office”. We are open for students and we solve any problems reported by students. Help for the students - this is our mission.

Housing services

Wroclaw Medical University offers two dorms for the students. The dorms are located in 15 minutes walking distance from the Campus. There are available different rooms, for 1, 2 or 3 persons, prices between 340 and 680 PLN. Internet WI FI, electricity, kitchen and laundry usage included in price.

Library services

The most recent Wroclaw Medical University investment became a true center of the old campus within a year. The building founded with university financial means combines the administrative and scientific functions. The new location of the library allowed to increase the open space with an access to books and perdiodicals. 

ICT services

Internet Wi Fi is available for the students on our Campus.

Medical services

The students are obliged to possess health insurance.

Student Life

Campus life

The Campus is located in the center of the city. All buildings are in close neighbourhood. There is canteen in our library building offering tasty meals. In the walking distance there are shopping mall, many restaurants, cafes, etc.

Sports facilities

Students can indulge their sport passion in sections of Wroclaw Medical University’s Sports Club. Our athletes succeed in a great number of international games and competitions. Agata Forkasiewicz of the Faculty of Medicine took part in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games as a participant of the relay. At the 2016 Europe Championships she made it to the final.A student of the Faculty of Medicine Iwo Jarosz won the bronze medal at the International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu championships. His other passion is surfing.

Student clubs

Studying at the Wroclaw Medical University is not limited only to taking part in lecturesand gaining knowledge. We give our students the chance to develop their interests comprehensively. There are over 200 science associations and student organisations atthe university and they involve a few hundred of active participants.

Accreditation

  • Polish Accreditation Committee 
  • Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education
  • US accreditation, FAIMER School ID: F 0000222
  • Canadian accreditation

Student Reviews

Very light and flexible.
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars
very light and flexible
For me, the academic aspect were the worst of my stay there,...
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars
For me, the academic aspect were the worst of my stay there,because the language is a big disadvantage! We couldn't communicate with the patients because they didn't know english.
Dont think twice! It will be one of the most beautiful exper...
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars
Dont think twice! It will be one of the most beautiful experience in your life! Totally necessary, you'll grow and discover yourself. You will meet people from everywhere and learn a lot of new things!