Medical University of Plovdiv Faculty of Medicine, Bulgaria

The Medical University of Plovdiv was established as a medical faculty of Plovdiv University in 1945. In 1950 the faculty became the independent Medical Academy – Plovdiv. It was renamed in 1972 to Higher Medical Institute – Plovdiv. The Faculty of Dental Medicine was established in 1974, while a Medical College was created in 1997 as a subsidiary of the Medical University of Plovdiv. The Higher Medical Institute was renamed to Medical University of Plovdiv in 2002 after a decision by Bulgaria`s National Assembly.

It includes the Faculties of Medicine, Dental medicine, Pharmacy, Public Health, a Department of Languages and Specialized training, a medical college and a hospital with 2000 beds. Facilities include laboratories, clinics and units for diagnostics and treatment, research activities and training of medical and dental students.

The duration of training in medicine is 6 years. It involves training in preclinical and clinical disciplines, as well as a one-year clinical rotation.The basic and special medical disciplines are studied in their logical consequence and interrelation. The teaching process is in agreement with the modern requirements of higher education in medicine.

The lecturers and teachers with long years of professional, research and pedagogical experience, as well as the modern facilities and equipment, are the prerequisites for the excellent theoretical training and development of practical skills in the physicians graduating from MU- Plovdiv.After taking the State Examinations, the graduates obtain the educational and qualification degree of Master of Science and the professional qualification of physician.

The history of the present-day Library and Information Centre dates back to August, 1945 when a university library was established at the time of the foundation of Plovdiv State University.
In June 1950, the two university faculties became independent higher schools – I. P. Pavlov Medical Academy and V. Kolarov Higher Agricultural Institute. The university library was separated and the library at I. P. Pavlov Medical Academy began its own development with a collection of 18 000 volumes.
Today the Library and Information Centre is located on 1 772 square metres comprising one main and four branch libraries.

The collection includes over 173 000 library items: books, dissertations and periodicals in Bulgarian and other languages covering all areas of medical science.
The library provides modern infrastructure and facilities. The library services are carried out by an automated library system integrating the newly introduced RFID technology.
The comfortable and functional library environment includes reading rooms, computer labs, doctoral students reading rooms, group study areas and a digitization studio. The libraries provide 375 users seats, 75 of them computer-equipped.Free Internet access, including wireless connection is provided on the library premises as well as remote access to online resources for registered library users.

Student accommodation is in the hotel-hostel houses of HMI with 880 beds in one- or two-bedded rooms, comfortably furnished and toilet facilities. Meals are provided for in restaurants of the hotel and in the refectory or canteens of different clinics, as well as in a chain of snack bars, refreshment rooms, shops etc.

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