he Faculty of Medicine in Sibiu was founded in 1990. The degree programme of General Medicine was accredited in December 2000 (Act published in M.O. 639/7); the Dental Medicine degree programme has been accredited since August 2005 (Act published in M.O. 766/23). The study programme for Nursing (3 years) has bee accredited as well, while the study programme for Midwifery and Nursing (4 years) has been temporarily authorized to function.
The Faculty has been constantly concerned with developing high quality medical training that meets the national, as well as international standards of competitiveness (in accordance with the European Union`s requirements) so that the degrees are acknowledged all over Europe.
Over 1,300 students are currently involved in undergraduate and post-graduate study programmes and they benefit form the expertise of 138 full-time members of the teaching staff, The Faculty is entitled to organize doctoral studies, MA courses and postgraduate programmes.
The Faculty facilities include clinical hospitals with more than 3,000 beds as well as a modern building of over 5,000 m2 for teaching activities. The informatics laboratory is endowed with a network of 20 computers with fibre-optic internet acess, thus allowing quick access to specialized information for students and teaching staff alike. Medical students benefit from the excellent accommodation facilties provided by the university campus.
According to their academic results, students may benefit from scholarships granted by the Ministry of Education and Research, as well as scholarships abroad due to the partnerships developed by the Faculty with similar institutions in France, Germany, Switzerland, England, etc