Gomel State Medical University

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Gomel State Medical University
Гомельский государственный медицинский университет
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Gomel State Medical University
Former names
Gomel State Medical Institute
Established 1990
Type public
Rector Lyzikov Anatoly Nikolaevich
Academic staff
Students 3500
Location Gomel, Belarus
52°26′43″N 30°59′32″E / 52.44528°N 30.99222°E / 52.44528; 30.99222Coordinates: 52°26′43″N 30°59′32″E / 52.44528°N 30.99222°E / 52.44528; 30.99222
Campus Urban
Website gsmu.by

Gomel State Medical University (Homiel State Medical University, Гомельский государственный медицинский университет; former name: Gomel State Medical Institute) is public teaching [[university]] based in Gomel, Belarus.


In 1990 Gomel State Medical University was founded as per Resolution of the Council of Ministers and Order of the Minister of Health of the Byelorussian Soviet Socialist Republic. It is the youngest of four Medical Universities in Belarus.


The main campus of Gomel State Medical University located in the downtown of Gomel with 18 adjacent clinical sites spread across the city. Faculty includes 276 members with more than third holding MD/PhD degree. Education at Gomel State Medical University includes five to six-year programs in basic and clinical medical science. Upon admission to University students enter one of four different schools (faculties): General Medicine, Medical Diagnostics or Education for Foreign Students. There is also a one year program which provides full-time undergrad course for admission to University. Graduates of the University obtain M.D. degree and are required to complete a minimum of one-year internship in order to practice clinical medicine. Education of foreign students at Gomel State Medical University started in 2003.


  • Yury Bandazhevsky (1990-1999)
  • Zavoronok Sergey Vladimirovich (1999-2007)
  • Lyzikov Anatoly Nikolaevich (2007-current)

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