Nursing is the protection, promotion and optimization of health and abilities, prevention of illness and injury, alleviation of suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response and advocacy in the care of individuals, families, communities, and populations.The faculty of nursing practice trains medical nurses – bachelors with higher medical education. The applicants with medical education (those who have finished medical institutions of the first grade accreditation) are admitted to the University. The course of study lasts two academic years for day time department and three academic years for part time department.

At first students study fundamental medical and biological disciplines. Then they study clinical subjects and nursing in different situations. Practical training together with theoretical one are given both at different departments of University and clinics. The graduates get the diploma of bachelor. Their qualification allows to occupy administrative posts and work as medical nurses of different profile.

Thus, favorable conditions are provided to efficiently train junior specialists and apply the system of continuous staged training by comprehensive curriculum and programs for medical nurses with the basic higher medical education – bachelor-nurses.

To reform the education is impossible without expanding international cooperation with other Universities abroad and these activities are carried on along the following directions:

Foreign scientists are invited for teaching and research. Citizens of other countries are taught on basic of interstate and bilateral agreements.
International activities: training specialists and science workers, realizing international projects, services etc.

Steps are being taken for the educational sector of Ukraine to join the international treaties on preliminary training of persons who are going to apply to higher institutions.

Assistance is provided in establishing and supporting direct contacts of educational institutions of Ukraine with other states.
International science conferences, symposiums, exhibitions, presentations are organized and participated by the University.
The University carries on these activities in compliance with the acting legislation and the Rules of the University. Wide international cooperation helps raising the organizational standard and improving the teaching/studying process.

Ukrainian Universities provide following courses under nursing:-
ADN – Junior Specialist Program: 2 year program
BSN – Bachelor Degree Program: 4 year program
MSN – Master Degree Program: 2 year program