Universiteti i Mjekësisë, Tiranë

country rank  18
world rank  11072

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University Overview

Established in 2013, Universiteti i Mjekësisë, Tiranë (University of Medicine, Tirana) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Tirana (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Saranda. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Agjencia e Sigurimit të Cilësisë në Arsimin e Lartë (Quality Assurance Agency in Higher Education), Universiteti i Mjekësisë, Tiranë (UMT) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universiteti i Mjekësisë, Tiranë (UMT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 5 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this Albanian higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Medicine, Tirana
Acronym UMT
Founded 2013
Motto Një rrugëtim i gjatë plot suksese drejt të ardhmes!
A long and successful journey towards the future!
Colours Celestial and blue

University Location

Address Rruga e Dibres, Nr. 371
Tirana (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
1005 Tirana
T +355 (4) 236 4432
F +355 (4) 236 4432
Other locations Saranda

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office Rruga e Dibrës, Nr. 371
Tirana AL1005
+355 (4) 236 4432

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 300-399
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Agjencia e Sigurimit të Cilësisë në Arsimin e Lartë

Year of first Accreditation


  • Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER)
  • Organisation for PhD Education in Biomedicine and Health Sciences in the European System (ORPHEUS)
  • Co-operative Online Bibliographic Systems and Services (COBISS)
  • Central European Exchange Program for University Studies (CEEPUS)
  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018