Oradea Medical University

Oradea Medical University, Romania

Country: Oradea, RomaniaTuition Fees: €5000Living Costs: €300
Courses: MedicineEntrance exam: NoGraduate Entry: No

Oradea Medical University, Romania

Medicine 6 Year Program

The University of Oradea was founded in 1990 and is located in the North-West part of Romania in the city Oradea, it is one of the largest universities in the country consisting of 15 faculties with over 14,000 students and 930 academic staff. The Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy was founded in 1991 and has two sections; English and Romanian.

Oradea has long been acknowledged as one of the more prosperous cities in Romania. An influx of trade and tourism has given the city an economic renewal of sorts and is now known as one of the more important social and cultural centres in North-West Romania. The city is nestled among hills that divide what’s known as the Crisana Plains and the limits of the Apuseni Mountains. One can expect to see a whole host of things in this city whether it’s the City Hall Palace or the State Theatre where you can enjoy musical performances and plays if you’re culturally inclined. Oradea Fortress is also of note with a history spanning over 1000 years, this was the reference point for the urban development and history of Oradea.

The living costs are extremely cheap with rent ranging from €200 to €400 per month and utilities averaging roughly €70 to €150 per month. So you can expect to pay roughly €400 to €700 per month for everything inclusive.

Medicine in English 6 Years: €5000 per year

• The first three years being pre-clinical in nature with a heavy emphasis on the fundamental subjects; Anatomy, Physiology, Medical Psychology, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Medical Mathematics, Biochemistry and Biophysics for example.

• The latter three years are clinical with a focus on surgery and preventative medicine with more of an emphasis on practical work and visiting patients in hospitals and clinics.

Admissions are accepted upon successful completion of the entrance exam. The exam consists of Biology and Chemistry at a high school level as well as an English exam for students who are arriving from non-english speaking countries. The university is accredited by the Romanian Agency for Quality Assurance in Higher Education and the degree is recognised in all European Union states, European Economic Area and of course by the General Medical Council (GMC).

Deadline for Application: 27th July (please don’t wait until the last minute to apply!)