Moldova State University of Medicine and Pharmacy Rankings

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#8052 of 14,131 In the World
#1828 of 2,785 In Europe
#8 of 20 In Moldova
#8 of 16 In Chisinau

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All female
Acceptance rate
Highest Degree

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate20%
Admissions RequirementsDiploma de Bacalaureat, Diploma de studii medii de specialitate de medicină – for local students
Academic CalendarSeptember - January; February-June

We've calculated the 20% acceptance rate for Moldova State University of Medicine and Pharmacy based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.


Local studetns 17,400 (Faculty of Medicine); 20,300 (Faculty of Dentistry); 18,200 (Faculty of Pharmacy). Most local students studies are financed by the state, and there are limited places for fee-paying students. (MDL)

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Moldova State University of Medicine and Pharmacy.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design No No No
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business No No No
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science No No No
Economics No No No
Engineering No No No
Environmental Science No No No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences No No No
Mathematics No No No
Medicine Yes Yes Yes
Physics No No No
Psychology No No No
Diplomă de licenţă – studii integrate Medicine, Pharmacy, Social and Preventive Medicine, Stomatology
Diplomă de studii superioare de master Medicine, Pharmacy, Public Health, Stomatology
Diplomă de Doctor în Ştiinţe Anaesthesiology, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Epidemiology, Ethics, Forensic Medicine and Dentistry, Gastroenterology, Haematology, Hepatology, Histology, Hygiene, Immunology, Laboratory Techniques, Microbiology, Nephrology, Neurological Therapy, Neurology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physical Therapy, Physiology, Pneumology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Public Health, Radiology, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Rheumatology, Social and Preventive Medicine, Stomatology, Surgery, Toxicology, Treatment Techniques, Urology, Venereology

Notable alumni

  1. Nicolae Testemițanu

    Nicolae Testemițanu
    Born in
    Moldova Flag Moldova
    1927-1986 (aged 59)

    Nicolae Testemițanu was a Moldovan and Soviet surgeon, hygienist, and politician.

  2. Gheorghe Brega

    Gheorghe Brega
    Born in
    Moldova Flag Moldova
    1951-.. (age 73)

    Gheorghe Brega is a Moldovan physician and politician who was the acting Prime Minister of Moldova from 30 October 2015 to 20 January 2016. He served as Deputy Prime Minister for Social Affairs of Moldova from 30 July 2015 to 30 May 2017, and was a Member of the Moldovan Parliament from 2009 to 2015.

  3. Anatol Șalaru

    Anatol Șalaru
    Born in
    Moldova Flag Moldova
    1962-.. (age 62)

    Anatol Șalaru is a Moldovan politician who served as Minister of Transport and Roads Infrastructure from 2009 to 2013 and Minister of Defense from 2015 to 2016. He was member of Parliament of Moldova from 1990 to 1994 and from 2014 to 2015.

  4. Timofei Moșneaga

    Timofei Moșneaga
    Born in
    Moldova Flag Moldova
    1932-2014 (aged 82)

    Timofei Moșneaga was a Soviet and Moldovan physician and politician who served as the Minister of Health of Moldova from 1994 to 1997. He was the Director of the Republican Clinical Hospital for over forty years (1960–2003). As of 2017, the hospital is named after him.

  5. Alexandru Caraman

    Alexandru Caraman
    Born in
    Moldova Flag Moldova
    1956-.. (age 68)

    Aleksandr Akimovich Karaman is a Transnistrian politician and later the Foreign Minister of the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) during August 2014. He was the Vice President of Transnistria from 1990 to 2001 and is an ethnic Moldovan. He is on the wanted list in the DPR for kidnapping, but currently lives in Russia.

  6. Valentina Buliga

    Valentina Buliga
    Born in
    Moldova Flag Moldova
    1961-.. (age 63)

    Valentina Buliga is a Moldovan politician. She was the Minister of Labour, Social Protection and Family in the First Vlad Filat Cabinet and in the Second Filat Cabinet as well. Previously he was a deputy in the Parliament of the Republic of Moldova, elected in the Legislature 2005–2009 on the lists of the Democratic Moldova Electoral Bloc.

  7. Vladimir Hotineanu

    Vladimir Hotineanu
    Born in
    Kazakhstan Flag Kazakhstan
    1950-2019 (aged 69)
    health ministersurgeonuniversity teacherpoliticianphysician

    Vladimir Hotineanu was a Moldovan surgeon and politician. He was the Health Minister of Moldova in the First Vlad Filat Cabinet, and deputy in Moldovan Parliament from 2014 to 2019.

  8. Eugeniu Nichiforciuc

    Eugeniu Nichiforciuc
    1984-.. (age 40)
    Enrolled in the Moldova State University of Medicine and Pharmacy
    Studied in 2001-2007
    Studied in 2007-2009

    Eugeniu Nichiforciuc is a Moldovan politician. He served as a Member of the Moldovan Parliament from 2015 to 2021.

Moldova State University of Medicine and Pharmacy faculties and divisions

Centre : Simulation in Medical Training Anaesthesiology, Communication Studies, Medicine, Radiology, Surgery
Faculty : Continuing Education in Medicine and Pharmacy Anaesthesiology, Genetics, Gerontology, Immunology, Laboratory Techniques, Medicine, Neurology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Social and Preventive Medicine, Surgery
Faculty : Dentistry Anaesthesiology, Dental Technology, Dentistry, Orthodontics, Orthopaedics, Surgery
Faculty : Medicine I Anaesthesiology, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Cardiology, Cell Biology, Economics, Epidemiology, Gastroenterology, Haematology, Histology, Hygiene, Immunology, Management, Medicine, Microbiology, Nephrology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Occupational Health, Oncology, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Parasitology, Pathology, Pedagogy, Pharmacology, Physiology, Pneumology, Psychiatry and Mental Health, Psychology, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Rheumatology, Surgery, Toxicology, Tropical Medicine, Virology
Faculty : Medicine II Anatomy, Biophysics, Dermatology, Ethics, Genetics, Medical Technology, Modern Languages, Molecular Biology, Neurology, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Philosophy, Physiology, Romanian, Surgery, Venereology
Faculty : Pharmacy Botany, Chemistry, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Physical Education, Social and Preventive Medicine, Toxicology
Faculty : Residency and Clinical Internship Endocrinology, Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Pneumology, Radiology, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Surgery, Traditional and Complementary Medicine and Therapy, Urology
School : Management in Public Health Health Administration, Public Health

General information

Alternative names USMF
Universitatea de Stat de Medicina si Farmacie
Государственный университет медицины и фармации им. N.Testemitanu
Accreditation Ministry of Education, Culture and Research (MECC)

Location and contacts

Address Bulevardul Ştefan cel Mare, 165
Chişinău, 2004
City population 639,000

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