victor babes university of medicine and pharmacy

Founded in 1944, Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy Timisoara (UMFT) is a public medical higher education institution. The university is located in Timisoara, a city in western Romania. The University of Medicine and Pharmacy is named after scientist Victor Babes, one of the founders of modern microbiology. The UMFT houses several research centers, a library, computer sciences, department and laboratories for medical informatics.

At present, Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy offers several courses under seven faculties and departments. The Faculty of Medicine initially started off with four hospitals. And today it has expanded to about twelve hospitals in which the medical students learn General Medicine, Pediatrics, and Hygiene. Moreover, the university serves three faculties namely Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry Medicine, and Faculty of Pharmacy.