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Faculty of Medicine

Mersin University Faculty of Medicine (MUFOM) was founded subject to Higher Education Governance Act No. 2809 by adding article 10, on 3rd of July 1992, subject to the 25th article of Act No: 3837. After assignment of the founder dean on 17th of April 1998, Faculty of Medicine began to act at Mersin Metropol Tower and started education in the 1998-1999 academic year. Duration of medical education is totally 6 years in our faculty and graduates earn the degree of Medical Doctor.

Since its foundation, MUFOM has throven in every sense in a short period of time, such as in the development of infrastructure, rapid increase in qualified academic staff, education and research, and hospital services and become an outstanding medical faculty in Turkey. At present MUFOM has attained new buildings and has provided all technical and laboratory resources. MUFOM has three main divisions as basic, medical and surgical sciences which all three are composed of totally 41 departments and 31 disciplines. Currently, MUFOM with its 213 academic staff which is mostly consisted of professors, 224 assistants and 37 administrative staff is giving education to 1291 medical students and hospital services. The hospital is serving in its new, spacious and modern building with even every diagnosis and treatment opportunities. MUFOM and the hospital has the “Quality Management System Certificate” and MUFOM has been accredited in 2012 by the “Association for Evaluation and Accreditation of Medical Education Programs” (TEPDAD).