Yerevan University of Traditional Medicine (UMT) is a private university in Yerevan, Armenia, established in the year 1991. The university currently offers Master degree programs, Bachelor degree programs, specialist courses and training programs. UMT aims at producing medical doctors specialized in the field of medicine, who would employ the modern clinical methods of diagnosis and treatment in conjunction with the traditional methods of medicine. Graduates of this university are awarded a diploma, which enables them to work in any State or private clinic as well as work in any scientific institution. The University of Traditional Medicine received full accreditation in the year 2001.
The university, which is one of the higher educational institutions, was awarded the highest status – “The State Accreditation” from the Government for its high image in scientific, pedagogical and educational activities. The graduates get State Diploma. The University’s educational activity aims at preparation of such new qualified specialists who will develop the 21st century medicine by integration. This process doesn’t have its precedent in the region. The graduates of the university pass serious exams not only in the health system of our Republic but also in that of foreign countries. In the University of Traditional Medicine medical higher educational and medical secondary educational programs are held, which are provided by RA educational law from which higher educational programs are implemented by the main and additional educational programs. The University have been admitted the foreign students Such us Iraq, North of Iraq (Kurdistan Region of Iraq), Iran, Turkey, EU and India and etc. the medium taught language is English for foreign students at the university. Since 2016, a number of Kurdish, Iranian and Indian students have been studying at the university.
1. The two-level educational programs
• General Medicine Department- The State Accreditation N127. Duration of the study – 6 years
• Dentistry Department – The State Accreditation N128. Duration of the study – 5 years
• General Medicine
2. Additional two-level educational programs
– Specialist training
3. Preparatory Faculty
• If it is necessary, students study 8 months. After finishing the course the listener enters the University without competition.
Graduates of the University are skilled in methods of diagnostics and medical treatment both modern and traditional.
Internship. Graduates continue their education in internship (duration: 1 year).