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Das Böse in mir (Language: German) Usually, every person knows not only the positive but also the rather bad or dark sides of themselves. Likewise, each of us probably knows thoughts that others would call evil. But what happens in a person when thoughts and ideas become actions? What role does culpability play in this context? And what therapeutic options are available? Dr. med. Patrick Debbelt will explore all these questions together with students of UMFST-UMCH in his upcoming forensic workshop "Das Böse in mir". In addition, the workshop will address the questions of why people commit crimes, why…
UPCOMING DATES AND EVENTS
Small study groups, teaching in English, clinical training in Germany: this is what distinguishes the accredited medical studies of UMCH in Hamburg!
An intensively supervised and yet independent study. Highly motivated students and lecturers who share their experience and knowledge and work out solutions for better medicine. Excellent infrastructure that encourages scientific exchange.
This is what University Targu Mures Medical Campus Hamburg stands for.
And what do you stand for?
UMCH’s admission procedure
The online application platform for your studies is open to you at any time. As soon as you have uploaded all the necessary application documents there, you will receive an invitation to participate in our admission procedure, which consists of a brief evaluation and a motivation-based interview. Until further notice, you can follow the procedure comfortably and securely via video call from home. Please contact us after uploading your documents and receiving the invitation by UMCH so that we can arrange an individual appointment with you.
You will find all information about the application and the exact procedure of the admission procedure here.
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UMCH – What sets us apart
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In an edition of the ReachHigher lecture series, Anna Brodersen was a guest at UMFST-UMCH in Hamburg on November 2, 2022. In the course of the event entitled "Warm –...
Part of the medical progress
|The UMFST of Targu Mures, with its more than 11,000 students, is not only the largest, but also the most research-intensive medical institution of higher education in Romania. The University contributes significantly to the further development of evidence-based medicineWith the help of new technologies.|
Exciting impressions of the university
Digital Opening Ceremony 2022 @ UMFST-UMCH
On Saturday, September 24, 2022, the Digital Opening Ceremony for the 2022/23 academic year was streamed. In this video you can enjoy speeches by UMFST Rector Prof. Leonard Azamfirei, UMFST-UMCH Dean Assoc. Prof. Simona Muresan, and Student Council members, as well as a musical performance by the UMCH Band and short videos with messages from our first-year students.
UMFST-UMCH Campus Tour 2022
In this extensive digital tour of the campus, you will not only get an overview of the premises in Hamburg-Bahrenfeld, but also of the structure of the study of Human Medicine as well as the rich student life at UMFST-UMCH.
Follow our Students | Bedside Teaching at St. Vincent Hospital Dinslaken
In this video, third-year UMFST-UMCH students show us their everyday life in their clinical practical study phase at St. Vinzent Hospital in Dinslaken. In addition to everyday tasks, such as changing bandages, they also get the opportunity to regularly participate in laparoscopic gallbladder operations, among other activities. In addition to impressions of the students’ practical work, this video also provides us with impressions of the in-house cafeteria and the common room of the future doctors.
Follow our Students | Bedside Teaching at Delme Klinikum Delmenhorst
At the UMFST-UMCH Teaching Hospital in Delmenhorst, the Delme Klinikum, our students learn in an institution rich in tradition, whose history dates back over 150 years. In this video, we accompany them in everyday life during a clinical-practical study phase. At the Delme Klinikum, where a new building is currently under construction and is scheduled for completion in 2026, they regularly get the opportunity to perform examinations on patients themselves – for example, ultrasound examinations on pregnant women. The hospital, which thanks to its own nursing school can look back on many years of experience in training medical staff, has 15 specialist departments and 7 medical care centers in the fields of Neurosurgery, Urology, Radiology, Trauma Surgery and Orthopedics, Physiotherapy, Pain Therapy as well as Visceral Surgery and Proctology.
Follow our Students | Bedside Teaching at Deaconess Foundation Hospital Speyer
In this video, UMFST-UMCH students who are completing their clinical-practical study phase at the Deaconess Foundation Hospital in Speyer, give us an impression of their everyday life during bedside-teaching. In the picturesque small town in Rhineland-Palatinate, the future physicians repeatedly get the opportunity to get hands-on with patients, among many other activities. The hospital comprises several special departments such as Gynecology and Obstetrics, where our students can gain a wealth of experience. In addition to impressions of everyday hospital life, our students also provide us with insights into their student life, which goes beyond mere theoretical and practical studies, in this video.
Opening Ceremony of the Academic Year 2021/22
Here, you can watch the opening ceremony of the academic year 2021/22, which took place on September 25, 2021 in the form of a live stream. The event was attended by several hundred students, representatives from the UMFST-UMCH teaching hospitals, faculty and friends of the university.
Welcome Days 2021/22
Some impressions of the Welcome Days 2021/22. In the course of 2 days, the new students passed through various stations, where they were first welcomed solemnly and then prepared for the start of their medical studies in Hamburg.
UMFST-UMCH Christmas Wishes 2021
In this video, our students and faculty, as well as UMFST-UMCH Dean Assoc. Prof. Simona Muresan, MD, PhD, share their Christmas wishes with us. In addition, you can watch a recap of the year 2021, which – among many other highlights – was packed with events, workshops, and lots of knowledge imparted in regular classes on campus. Finally, the UMCH Band performs a cover version of the Wham! classic “Last Christmas”.
Follow our Students | Bedside Teaching at Werra-Meissner Clinic in Eschwege
In this video, we accompany UMFST-UMCH students in their 3rd year of study on a typical working day during their bedside training at the Werra-Meissner Clinic in Eschwege. In the process, they give us insights not only into practical activities such as operations, where they get to be hands-on themselves, but also into the apartments where they live during their clinical-practical training.
Q&A with the College Semester participants
In this quick and fun video, participants who took our 12-week medical preparatory course, the UMCH College Semester, answer our questions. If you want to know which components of the preparatory course are the most fun, which experiences the participants will remember most positively, and which subject is their favorite, this Q&A video is for you.
Pre-Medical Course [Question Roulette with Participants]
In this video, three students answer our questions and tell us about their experiences in the Pre-Medical Course at UMFST-UMCH, where they spent three unforgettable weeks.
A day at the Deaconess Foundation Hospital Speyer – exploring the UMFST-UMCH teaching hospital
This time Melina visits the Deaconess Foundation Hospital Speyer near Heidelberg. She gets an overview of the intensive care unit and cardiology and learns what makes teaching at this UMFST-UMCH teaching hospital so special and what tasks the UMCH students can take on during their clinical internships in the various specialist departments.
Grand Opening of the UMCH Campus Hamburg
On Monday, 9/30/2019, the opening of University Targu Mures Medical Campus Hamburg (UMCH) took place at the university’s premises in Hamburg-Bahrenfeld. The opening ceremony was a complete success. In the presence of well-known experts from health and education policy, more than 300 guests gathered at the UMCH medical campus – including many first-year students and their guardians.
German Course 2021 [Reach level A1]
UMCH’s A1 German Course is designed so that you can start the new academic year well prepared. It includes not only lessons on grammar and speaking, but also playful learning.
Feedback Interview – Magnus (College Semester participant)
In this video, Magnus shares his experience as a participant in UMCH’s 12-week medical preparatory course, the College Semester. During the College Semester you’ll join equally motivated prospective students in preparing for your dream study of Human Medicine. In the process, you will acquire essential scientific knowledge in a university setting, participate in on-campus events, and get a multi-faceted taste of your future student life – whether on the ultra-modern UMCH campus in cosmopolitan Hamburg or online!
Feedback Interview – Fabian (College Semester online participant)
In this video, Fabian shares his experience as an online participant in UMCH’s 12-week medical preparatory course, the College Semester. During the College Semester you’ll join equally motivated prospective students in preparing for your dream study of Human Medicine. In the process, you will acquire essential scientific knowledge in a university setting, participate in on-campus events, and get a multi-faceted taste of your future student life – whether on the ultra-modern UMCH campus in cosmopolitan Hamburg or online!
UMCH College Semester
Our 12-week College Semester is aimed at all those who, in addition to refreshing their knowledge from school, want to acquire additional medical know-how and prepare themselves in as much detail as possible for the admission procedure at UMCH. Besides biology, chemistry and physics, students are also taught in other areas that are important for medical studies. These include mathematics, biochemistry, anatomy and medical theory.
UMCH Pre-Medical Course
Our 3 week Pre-Medical Course is aimed at all those who wish to acquire the greatest possible amount of scientific information within the shortest time possible while at the same time deepening their preexisting knowledge. The course’s emphasis is placed on biology, chemistry and physics. Topics covered include cell biology, anatomy, physiology, general chemistry, organic chemistry, basic biochemistry, mechanics, electricity and optics.
Your path to study Human Medicine
Nick would like to study medicine. Accompany him while he applies for a place at UMCH.
A day at the Protestant Hospital Mettmann – exploring the UMFST-UMCH teaching hospital
Melina explores the Protestant Hospital Mettmann near Düsseldorf – one of the UMFST-UMCH teaching hospitals. Here she learns what UMCH students can expect during their clinical training, what happens in the central emergency room and the shock room and why UMCH students should choose the EVK Mettmann of all places.
Medical studies in Hamburg – Feedback from the parents of UMCH applicants – Dr. Frank Blömer
Dr. Frank Blömer on why he considers his daughter’s application to University Targu Mures Medical Campus Hamburg (UMCH) to be the right decision, what expectations he has of her studying in Hamburg and what he particularly liked about the application procedure.
Medical studies in Hamburg – Feedback from UMCH applicants – Julia Blömer
High school graduate Julia Blömer tells us why she applied to study medicine at UMCH, what she hopes to achieve from studying at the Hamburg campus and what she plans to do until the start of her studies after her timely acceptance.
UMCH Interview with Dr. Christian Mork
Dr. Christian Mork, chief physician for anesthesia, perioperative medicine and pain therapy at the Helios Klinikum Schwelm, describes the hopes he has for his son regarding the upcoming medical studies at UMCH, why he supports the application and what he thinks of the application procedure at UMCH.
UMCH Interview with Niclas Mork
High school graduate Niclas Mork explains why human medicine is the study of his dreams, how he prepares for the individual selection interview and what it would mean for him if he could start his studies without waiting on the Hamburg campus.
Follow our Students | Bedside Teaching at St. Josef Hospital in Moers
At St. Josef Hospital in Moers, UMFST-UMCH students from the 3rd year of study show us their everyday life during their bedside training. Among other activities, we accompany them during on of the daily morning rounds, while practicing real examination situations such as sonography, as well as during lunch in the hospital’s own cafeteria.
Application days at UMCH – Clara on her selection interview
Clara on her reasons to apply for a place at UMCH, her opinion of Hamburg and her feelings after the selection interview.
What are the admission procedures? In which countries is the medical license recognized?
Here you will find all the answers to the most frequently asked questions about studying medicine at UMCH.
Testimonials from our lecturers
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Biochemistry is the chemistry of life, as chemical molecules produced in our body can interact and through biochemical processes, can generate the physiological status, feelings ...Assoc. Prof. Amelia Tero-Vescan, PhDLecturer for BIOCHEMISTRY
Only due to the history of anatomy as a subject of science did we as human beings start to understand the functions of our different ...Assoc. Prof. Mircea-Gabriel Muresan, MD, PhDLecturer for ANATOMY
Medical psychology represents a branch of psychology that deals with the application of psychological principles in medical practice. It is particularly concerned with the way in which biological ...Lecturer Cosmin Popa, PhDLecturer for BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES
Medical Informatics is designed to provide future doctors with the tools they need to be successful in a constantly changing and evolving environment. With practical exercises in areas such as natural language ...Lecturer Marian Pop, MD, PhDLecturer for INFORMATICS
I am very impressed with UMFST-UMCH. The interaction between the Hamburg campus and the teaching hospitals provides students with excellent preparation for their future work as medical ...Hon.-Prof. Dr. med. Christian BergChief Physician of the Center for Internal Medicine at Mettmann Protestant Hospital
Preparatory courses for your medical studies
UMCH offers different courses, which are subject to a fee and help you get ready for your medical studies.