About the Faculty



University of Niš Faculty of Medicine is a higher education institution, highly esteemed in the Republic of Serbia. Teachers and associates of the Faculty, with their professional, scientific, and pedagogical qualities have greatly contributed to its reputation, but also the students themselves, confirming the Faculty values in the country and abroad.

Basic tasks and aims

Faculty of Medicine, with its highly specialized, multidisciplinary, and coordinated work, contributes to the health of the general population and social welfare, by way of the organization, realization, and permanent improvement of all forms and levels of higher learning and research work in the area of medical sciences, and adequate health care activity in accordance with high national and international standards. Its mission is perceived as an incessant service to the general welfare of the society through its educational, research, and healthcare activity.

The Faculty effectuates its mission through:


The Faculty is dedicated to the goals that involve the dissemination of educational and scientific experiences with a special emphasis on further development of knowledge and acquisition of skills that are necessary for active and informed members of society for intellectual and technological adaptation to the requirements of the environment that is in the process of change. In the next ten years, the intention of the Medical Faculty will become part of an integrated European area of education and research in medicine and to be one of the well-organized South Eastern European Faculties. As a public educational institution in a democratic society, the Faculty must adhere to the following principles: