The Medical University of Warsaw is one of the oldest medical schools in Poland. For over 200 years it has provided education and training in medicine and pharmacy at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The university's programs meet the highest international standards of university-level education and are based on the principles of good clinical and pharmaceutical practice. The University participates in many international programs providing the exchange of students and academic teachers, as well as in the scientific and research programs. 
There are around 10 000 students (incl. 500 international students) registered at WUM, including undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral students, and 1 700 academic staff for a total of 6 didactic units. 

The university has very modern extensive didactic and sport facilities including Didactic Center, Library, Sport and Rehabilitation Centre and modern teaching hospitals with recently opened Paediatric Hospital. 

Please notice that in Poland the Medical University of Warsaw is the only medical one with its own ESN section. Members of ESN WUM are also medical students what helps with better understanding and make their support more efficient for you. You can count on them after your arrival. You will be provided with your own Mentor who will help you with your adaptation in a new place and during the whole academic year, they invite you to many attractive events they organize for Erasmus students to make this special period of time be an unforgettable experience for you.