Medical Doctor - Master of Medicine

Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

Program Description

Medical Doctor - Master of Medicine

Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

The studies of the program of Medicine are integrated, last for 6 years and consist of 54 subjects of general University education, fundamental and special medicine, which volume is 24 credits (or 360 ECTS credits). Starting with the second year all the subjects in the Faculty of Medicine are studied, according to the new problem-based learning model, when the studies are conducted following the theoretical and clinical models.

During the first half of the study program (3 years) the subjects of general University educations, basic humanitarian-social subjects are studied, which provide general University education, as well as subjects of fundamental and pre-clinical medicine (e.g., Anatomy, Human Histology and Embryology, Cytology and Parasitology, Genetics and Movement, Respiration, Blood Circulation and other models), which provide knowledge about body composition and function of healthy and ill person, necessary for further studies.

During the second half of the studies the knowledge is acquired about causes of human diseases, their development mechanisms, features of diseases, their determination modes and general treatment principles. There are studied the clinical modules of Internal Diseases, Surgery, Intensive Medicine, Obstetrics-Gynecology, Children Health, Public Health and other modules. The necessary practical skills are acquired in hospital during special medical modules and during the clinical medical practice, which is implemented during the sixth year of studies.

The studies end in general theoretical test and practical (by the patient's bed) exam and if it is passed the person is awarded the Master of Science in Medicine and qualification of doctor. The persons, who graduate this program and receive a diploma are able to work in various branches of general practice in the area of biomedicine, to study in the residency, where the qualification of specialist in medicine is acquired, to study and do scientific work in the doctoral studies of non-specialized biomedicine

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated December 7, 2015
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6 years
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8,300 EUR
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Duration 6 years
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