Bogomolets National Medical University (NMU), founded in 1841, is leading medical educational institution in Ukraine. NMU provides training of specialists for practical health care on both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
History of the University dates back to the oldest medical faculty of Vilnius Academy (1579), and later the Imperial University of Vilnius (1803), but the official date of its foundation is 1841, when on its basis the medical faculty at Imperial St. Volodymyr University in Kyiv was opened; in 1921 it received the status of the Kyiv Medical Institute, in 1946 the Institute was given the name of the President of Academy of Sciences of UkrSSR O.O. Bogomolets and in 1995 the Institute an received the status of the Bogomolets National Medical University.
In 2016, the University has celebrated the 175th anniversary of its foundation.
As the crucial goal of its multidirectional activity the University considers successful implementation of the state policy in