Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy provides a full range of facilities and equipment for student practice. The university has a team of youthful exuberance supporters and a large number of internship places. These promise that Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy provides the highest efficient learning environment.
Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy (CTUMP) is the only public university training undergraduate and postgraduate students in medicine, pharmacy, dentistry, nursing, and other health sciences in Mekong Delta in Vietnam. Coming to the university, students will have opportunities to study and practice in an exciting and attractive environment as well as cultural exchange with gentle, generous people, and expose to the rustic culture Mekong Delta region.
Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy has a 40-year experience of education and training for healthcare professionals. The university has a high-quality human resource with a team of professional and experienced lecturers. Many lecturers have graduated with Master and Doctoral Degrees in Australia, the Netherlands, Belgium, Austria, France, Korea, Thailand, Taiwan, etc. Moreover, the lecturers are still working as researchers in cooperation with many international researchers all over the world (Please follow the link to know more about the List of international publications of CTUMP’s researchers).
Every year, excellent students and lecturers are granted scholarships to participate in international courses and conferences to serve the teaching career, develop the quality of training, empower CTUMP ‘s prestige. At the same time, CTUMP also invites many foreign experts to teach and exchange professional knowledge and experience.
The hospital of Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy has been equipped with modern machines which are using for diagnosis and treatment of many chronic diseases. The CTUMP hospital has implemented the method of "X-ray mammography" to help diagnose the early stage of breast cancer with high sensitivity and efficiency. HIFU (High Intensity Focused Ultrasound) Tumor Therapy System is implementing in the hospital. This therapy is known as a safe tumor treatment with remarkable effect. The hospital also implements Digital subtraction angiography (DSA) for patients with coronary diseases. Extracorporeal lithotripsy, a non-invasive method that has been widely used in recent years to dissolve urinary tract stones without surgical intervention, is also used in the hospital. The CTUMP Hospital has a team of doctors, nurses, clinical pharmacists and other healthcare staff with high expertise and professional skills. Students can practice under the guidance of these healthcare professionals. Besides, the university has the Skills Lab Unit equipped with full simulation facilities which help students to be more skillful before practicing in the hospital on real patients.
Regarding laboratory study, Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy provides a modern lab system with hi-tech machines. Some are the laboratory of molecular biology with real-time PCR (polymerase chain reaction), the laboratory of drug quality control with HPLC (High Performance Liquid Chromatography) equipped with Diode-array and Tandem Mass Spectrometry (MS/MS) detectors
Regarding community practice, Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy has closed collaborations with many general and specialized hospitals and healthcare centers in Can Tho city and all provinces in Mekong Delta region. Students can participate in field trips in rural areas. Foreign students have more opportunities to practice in remote areas, learn about epidemiology, commune health centers and access to rural healthcare services.
You are not alone! The student team supporting international cooperation of the university always present to help you with translation and interpretation. The team is helping CTUMP to organize special events for international students in order to encourage cultural exchange activities between foreign students and indigenous people.
Currently, Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy has been an interesting destination for many foreign students to study and practice. We have experience in training some educational exchange programs or internship courses as the following:
For further information, please contact:
Scientific Research & International Cooperation Office
Can Tho University of Medicine and Pharmacy
179 Nguyen Van Cu Street, Ninh Kieu District, Can Tho City, Vietnam
Telephone: (84) 292 3739809; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org