Courses

At the University, the training is provided at the Medical Faculty within 5.8 years. In the process of training a constant control of the current progress is conducted by means of estimating of students' knowledge on each class.

At the end of each term the final control is provided by means of passing tests and examinations in subjects studied during this term. At the University, a necessary infrastructure has been introduced for organization and medical provision of standardized control of knowledge in subjects of the general scientific cycle fundamental sciences /Step 1/ after 3-rd year and subjects of the cycle of professional and practical training at the 6-th year /Step 2/. It envisages a wide use of the test control over the current and final levels, as well as selected pilot test. On completion of the training, state examinations are passed in main subjects: Internal Diseases, Occupational Diseases and Infectious Diseases, Surgical Diseases with Pediatric Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Childhood Diseases with Childhood Infectious Diseases, Hygiene, Social Medicine, Organization and Economy of Public Health. After successful passing of the state examinations graduates of BSMU are awarded the qualification of Doctor, the title the Doctor of Medicine.


ACADEMIC CURRICULUM
S. No. Subject Lecture Practical Independent Work Total Hours
1st Course (I & II Semester)
1 Human Anatomy 72 216 90 378
2 Medical Biology, Genetics & Parasitology 36 72 54 162
3 Histology, Cytology & Embryology 54 126 90 270
4 History of Medicine 18 18 18 54
5 Latin Language & Medical Terminology 72 36 -- 108
6 Bio-Inorganic, Organic, Physical Colloidal & Bio-Organic Chemistry 36 72 54 162
7 Bio-Physics, Information Science & Medical Equipment 36 72 54 162
8 Sociology 54 36 72 162
9 Politology 36 18 54 108
10 Russian Language -- 160 72 232
2nd Course (III & IV Semester)
1 Biochemistry 54 108 54 216
2 Normal Physiology 90 180 90 360
3 Microbiology 54 126 72 252
4 Philosophy 36 36 36 108
5 Economics 18 36 54 108
6 Russian Language -- 160 54 214
7 Physical Training -- -- -- 524
8 Logics 36 18 -- 54
3rd Course (V & VI Semester)
1 Bases of Psychology & Pedagogic 18 18 18 54
2 Social Medicine & Organization of Health Protection Services 36 72 36 144
3 Pathological Anatomy 72 90 72 234
4 Pharmacology & Medical Dispensing of Medicines 72 90 72 234
5 Pathological Physiology 72 90 72 234
6 Propedeutics of Children Diseases with care of Children 54 144 90 288
7 Radial Diagnostics & Radial Therapy 36 72 54 162
8 General Surgery with Anesthesiology & Care of Patients 54 144 90 288
9 Topographic Anatomy 16 49 24 89
10 Operative Surgery 20 60 30 110
11 Propedeutics of Inner Diseases with care of Patients 54 144 90 288
12 General Hygiene 72 126 72 270
4th Course (VII & VIII)
1 Obstetrics & Gynecology 48 48 60 156
2 Remedial Gymnastics & Sport Medicine 18 30 -- 48
3 Dermatoveneral Diseases 13 42 30 85
4 Psychiatry, Narcology & Medical Psychology 54 90 72 216
5 Nervous Diseases 36 72 54 162
6 Faculty Pediatrics with Medical Genetics 54 90 54 198
7 Radiative Medicine 12 24 18 54
8 Phthisiatry (Tuberculosis) 18 42 30 90
9 Endocrinology 18 42 30 90
10 Facultative Therapy with Physiotherapy 54 126 90 270
11 Economics of Health Protection 10 26 18 54
12 Urology 18 42 30 90
13 Faculty Surgery 44 98 38 180
14 Homeopathy 20 16 -- 36
5th Course (IX & X)
1 Ophthalmology 18 42 30 90
2 ENT 18 42 30 90
3 Hospital Therapy & Military Field Therapy 54 108 72 234
4 Occupational Diseases 18 42 30 90
5 Traumatology & Orthopaedy 18 42 30 90
6 Hospital Pediatry 36 72 54 162
7 Gynecology 18 36 36 90
8 Hospital Surgery 54 30 46 130
9 Neurosurgery 12 24 18 54
10 Pediatrics Surgery 16 36 36 88
11 Infectious & Tropical Diseases 42 72 48 162
12 Epidemiology & Military Epidemiology 12 36 24 72
13 Children Infectious Diseases 18 36 36 90
14 Oncology 24 48 36 108
15 Urgent States Medicine of Catastrophies 24 48 36 108
16 Forensic Medicine 33 48 27 108
17 Basics of Law 18 18 18 54
18 Military Field Surgery 10 32 26 68
6th Course (XI & XII)
1 Hygiene -- 72 36 108
2 Social Medicine & Organization of Health Protection -- 36 18 54
3 Economics of Health Protection -- 28 8 36
4 Internal Medicine 12 240 12 264
5 Infectious Diseases -- 72 36 108
6 Tropical Diseases -- 36 -- 36
7 Pediatrics -- 180 90 270
8 Oncology -- 72 36 108
9 Clinical Pharmacology -- 36 18 54
10 Children Infection Disease -- 72 36 108
11 Obstetrics & Gynecology -- 72 36 108
12 Pediatrics Surgery -- 72 36 108
13 Reanimatology (Intensive Care) -- 72 36 108
14 Surgical Disease -- 144 72 216
15 Clinical Immunology & Allergology -- 72 36 108
16 Neurosurgery -- 72 36 108
17 Therapy -- 54 54 108

The Marking System Marks

  • 5 excellent
  • 4 good
  • 3 satisfactory
  • 2 unsatisfactory

The academic year consists of 2 semesters, the autumn term starts on the 1st of September and winter term starts on 2nd of February. Winter vacation lasts for 2 weeks and summer vacations for 2 months. There is an exception only for foreign students of the 1st year, for them the 1st semester begins between 1st September and 15th November, according to their arrival.