47 Medical Studies in Medicine 2020

For aspiring medical professionals, a Doctor of Medicine, or M.D., is the degree to aim for in one’s higher education. Representing deep theoretical and practical expertise in the healthcare industry, an M.D. is critical to entering many medical careers. What is an M.D. in Medicine? Broadly speaking, this typically six-year program is designed to provide the requisite background for practici… Read more

For aspiring medical professionals, a Doctor of Medicine, or M.D., is the degree to aim for in one’s higher education. Representing deep theoretical and practical expertise in the healthcare industry, an M.D. is critical to entering many medical careers.

What is an M.D. in Medicine? Broadly speaking, this typically six-year program is designed to provide the requisite background for practicing physicians. The curriculum often starts with fundamental theoretical subjects, for example anatomy, physiology and biochemistry, in the initial semesters, leading into preclinical subjects like pathology and pharmacology before moving to various clinical courses in the latter years, branching out to the student’s interests. The final years often focus predominately on practical training in hospital settings.

Depending on the specific courses pursued, taking an M.D. in Medicine can provide a number of career and life-skill benefits for students. Alongside specific vocational skills, this may include improved interpersonal relationships with professionals and clients, a capacity for recording and critically analyzing data and a stronger ability to make informed, ethical decisions on issues.

Though the program typically takes six years full-time to complete, the specifics, including registration and tuition costs, vary between schools. Prospective students should research the schools they’re interested in to find more information.

The medical industry features a substantial breadth of professional careers and titles, and an M.D. in Medicine, along with the appropriate residency period, can open up a multitude of career options as a physician. There are a wealth of specialist professions from cardiologist and psychiatrist to gynecologist and neurosurgeon, with students selecting courses in their degree to match. More generalized fields or roles also exist that formerly were (or currently are) classified as general practitioners, such as family physician, pediatrician, primary care and emergency physicians, among others.

Around the world, an M.D. in Medicine can be taken at essentially any university with a medical school; the programs are usually campus-based due to utilizing a hospital environment, but there may be some online options. For more information, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Medical University of Lodz
Łódź , Poland

6-year MD program is designed for high school/secondary school graduates. It is a full-time study program based on requirements that are obligatory for the Polish medical high ... +

6-year MD program is designed for high school/secondary school graduates. It is a full-time study program based on requirements that are obligatory for the Polish medical higher education institutions and is adequate to EU standards. -
M.D.
Full-time
6 years
English
02 Oct 2020
15 Jul 2020
Campus
 
David Tvildiani Medical University
Tbilisi , Georgia

The MD education program is a one-stage integrated highest medical education after successful graduation of which the graduate is awarded the academic degree of MD. The goal o ... +

The MD education program is a one-stage integrated highest medical education after successful graduation of which the graduate is awarded the academic degree of MD. The goal of the program is to prepare international level medical staff; with fundamental knowledge and acknowledgment, skills, and values required for the practice of the medical profession. -
M.D.
Full-time
6 years
English, Georgian
01 Sep 2020
Campus
 
BAU International University Batumi
Batumi , Georgia

BAU International University, Batumi offers American model one-cycle higher educational program "Medicine" that corresponds to international standards and is conducted in the ... +

BAU International University, Batumi offers American model one-cycle higher educational program "Medicine" that corresponds to international standards and is conducted in the English language. -
M.D.
Full-time
6 years
English
August 2020
Campus
 
University of Rzeszów - 6 Year M.D. Program in English, Faculty of Medicine
Rzeszow , Poland

This program is being offered to qualified international high school graduates who have demonstrated excellence in the biological and physical sciences and are capable of unde ... +

This program is being offered to qualified international high school graduates who have demonstrated excellence in the biological and physical sciences and are capable of undergoing preclinical and clinical medical training in spoken and written English. -
M.D.
Full-time
6 years
English
October 2020
Campus
 
American University of Integrative Sciences School of Medicine
Tucker , USA + 1 More

The accelerated Bachelor of Medical Sciences degree (BMSc) is designed for the undergraduate student with an aptitude for the sciences and who plans to attend medical, dental, ... +

The accelerated Bachelor of Medical Sciences degree (BMSc) is designed for the undergraduate student with an aptitude for the sciences and who plans to attend medical, dental, pharmacy school or to conduct biomedical research in graduate school and beyond. -
M.D.
Full-time
3 years
English
January 2020
Campus
 
Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski Krakow University
Kraków , Poland

The profession of a medical doctor is highly prestigious and enjoys social trust, however, there are fewer and fewer practitioners in the field. This shortage will soon be a s ... +

The profession of a medical doctor is highly prestigious and enjoys social trust, however, there are fewer and fewer practitioners in the field. This shortage will soon be a serious problem. In July 2015, Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski Krakow University obtained the necessary entitlements to offer medical studies and commenced educating future doctors in October 2016. This was the very first non-public university in Poland to do so. -
M.D.
Full-time
6 years
English
October 2020
31 Aug 2019
Campus
 
University of Wollongong
Wollongong , Australia + 1 More

Medicine is potentially one of the most exciting and challenging of all professions. A Doctor of Medicine aims to produce knowledgeable, caring and competent graduates, who ar ... +

Medicine is potentially one of the most exciting and challenging of all professions. A Doctor of Medicine aims to produce knowledgeable, caring and competent graduates, who are well prepared to practise medicine under supervision as interns and subsequently to commence vocational training in any area of medicine. We offer a four-year program of study and encourage applications from high-performing graduates from a diverse range of backgrounds. No preference is given to any particular undergraduate degree. -
M.D.
Full-time
Part-time
4 years
English
01 Jan 2020
31 May 2019
Campus
 
University Vita-Salute San Raffaele
Milan , Italy

The International Medical Doctor Program at Vita-Salute San Raffaele University has been designed to foster a new kind of doctor. This doctor will possess the necessary human, ... +

The International Medical Doctor Program at Vita-Salute San Raffaele University has been designed to foster a new kind of doctor. This doctor will possess the necessary human, cultural and professional values to provide healthcare and share ideas in today’s globalized world. -
M.D.
Full-time
6 years
English
October 2020
Campus
 
Université Catholique de Bukavu
Bukavu , Congo, DR

Close collaboration between the two major universities of Kivu. The Department of Surgery, Gynecology-Obstetrics, Internal Medicine & Imaging, and Pediatrics of the organi ... +

Close collaboration between the two major universities of Kivu. The Department of Surgery, Gynecology-Obstetrics, Internal Medicine & Imaging, and Pediatrics of the organizing universities are academically responsible for training. -
M.D.
Full-time
60 months
French
February 2020
Campus
 
Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara
Guadalajara , Mexico

Learning to practice medicine in both English and Spanish, it’s one of the great benefits of going to medical school in Guadalajara. Not only will it help break down barriers ... +

Learning to practice medicine in both English and Spanish, it’s one of the great benefits of going to medical school in Guadalajara. Not only will it help break down barriers between doctor and patients wherever they end up–New York, Arizona, California, Florida, Texas, etc., being bilingual and culturally aware will make you much more valuable in the eyes of the hospital and clinical administrators everywhere. -
M.D.
Full-time
4 years
English, Spanish
July 2020
Campus
 
University of Latvia
Riga , Latvia

During the studies students learn the science and methods of medicine based on human morphology (structure), functions (physiology), psychology, basic clinical practice (anamn ... +

During the studies students learn the science and methods of medicine based on human morphology (structure), functions (physiology), psychology, basic clinical practice (anamnesis, overall objective examination and interpretation of results, manipulation competence), obtains knowledge on health promotion and disease prevention in the context of family and society. -
M.D.
Full-time
6 years
English
01 Sep 2020
22 Nov 2019
Campus
 
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
Kaunas , Lithuania

The degree program Medicine aims at educating Medical doctors, student graduates in Master in Health Sciences and gets medical doctor qualification.

The degree program Medicine aims at educating Medical doctors, student graduates in Master in Health Sciences and gets medical doctor qualification. -
M.D.
Full-time
6 years
English
01 Sep 2020
15 Jun 2020
Campus
 
Ilia State University
Tbilisi , Georgia

Ilia State University is the country’s leading research University. Students of this program have a high chance among other universities to be involved in scientific research ... +

Ilia State University is the country’s leading research University. Students of this program have a high chance among other universities to be involved in scientific research activities in the field of biomedicine. -
M.D.
Full-time
6 years
English
October 2020
10 Aug 2019
Campus
 
Palacky University
Olomouc , Czech Republic

The curriculum of the study programme General Medicine is identical to the one pursued by Czech medical students, apart from being taught in English. It conforms to the Europe ... +

The curriculum of the study programme General Medicine is identical to the one pursued by Czech medical students, apart from being taught in English. It conforms to the European Union standards, and is also accredited by the Association of Medical Schools in Europe (AMSE). -
M.D.
Full-time
6 years
English
September 2020
Campus
 
Charles University Faculty of Medicine in Hradec Králové
Hradec Kralove , Czech Republic

Graduates of the General Medicine study program completed complex education in all theoretical and clinical medical disciplines for obtaining knowledge and manual skills enabl ... +

Graduates of the General Medicine study program completed complex education in all theoretical and clinical medical disciplines for obtaining knowledge and manual skills enabling their future successful practicing of general medicine or any further specialization. Main aims of their curriculum were oriented towards providing ample theoretical background for understanding causes and development of diseases as well as possibilities of their prevention, mastering of principles and interpretation of modern diagnostic methods and of rational effective therapy. Graduates earned basic clinical experience at clinical departments and a lot of attention during education was paid also to moral, ethical and legal aspects of their future medical practice. -
M.D.
Full-time
6 years
English
October 2020
30 Apr 2019
Campus