The Medical University of Gda?sk (MUG) provides education for 6000 students, PhD and postgraduate students. International students constitute near 16% of MUG students and represent more than half of all international students studying in Gdansk.
The University is intensively conducting scientific research which is reflected by its high position in the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education ranking and by many awards for its staff.
Faculty of Pharmacy with Subfaculty of Laboratory Medicine has been recently recognized by the Polish government as a National Leading Scientific Centre (KNOW).
MUG is constantly modernizing its didactic and clinical infrastructure. The construction of the Invasive Medicine Centre, financed by the national budget for 480mln PLN, was finished in 2011.