Moldova is officially known as the Republic of Moldova and it lies in the central part of Europe. It covers a total land area of 33,851 square km. It is bordered by Ukraine on its northern, southern and eastern part and on its western part the Prut River separated Moldova from Romania. The capital of Moldova is Chisinau. The climate of Moldova is moderately continental. The summers of Moldova are warm and winters are mild and dry. The average temperature during the summer is 20° Celsius and the average temperature during the winter goes down to -4° Celsius. The average rainfall of northern part of Moldova is 600 mm and southern part of Moldova is 400 mm. Moldova is one of the top destinations in the world for pursuing overseas medical program.
Private and public universities, institutes and academies provide higher education in Moldova. It takes the student of higher education four years to earn a Bachelor’s Degree. It takes five years for the student to earn the General Certificate of Education Certificate. The student can earn two types of diplomas. The diploma de study superior universities and the diplomas de Licenta are the two highest degrees earned in Moldova. Only the student earning the diplomas de Licenta can continue their education to earn a Masters or Doctorate degree.
• For undergraduate study - Certificate of Secondary Education or Bachelor Diploma, equivalent of the High Secondary School Certificate (10+2 years), corresponding to the required domain (chemistry, biology, physics).
• For postgraduate study - License Diploma or Diploma of Higher Medical Education with transcript or other equivalent documents.Declaration of value of academic certificates issued by the Ministry of Education of the country of origin, which should contain: Confirmation of authentication of academic certificates
Medical university in Moldova
Nicolae Testemițanu State University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Founded in 1945, Universitatea de Stat de Medicina si Farmacie (Moldova State University of Medicine and Pharmacy) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Chisinau (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerul Educatiei a Republicii Moldova (Ministry of Education, Republic of Moldova), Universitatea de Stat de Medicina si Farmacie (USMF) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universitatea de Stat de Medicina si Farmacie (USMF) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, and associate or foundation degrees), bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.