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Studying and teaching at the University Medical Center Mainz

The University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU) is the only training facility of the state Rhineland-Palatine for human medicine and dentistry. One in ten of all matriculated students of the JGU are studying human medicine (approx. 2.650) or dentistry (approx. 680).

The task and concern of University Medical Center Mainz is offering a qualitive high-value, diverse and differentiated curriculum for students and to continue to work on its improvement. During recent years, many innovative approaches were brought on the way which have significantly and measurably raised the level of education. The good performance of our students at the state examinations as well as the results of the curriculum evaluation strongly confirm this.

The nationwide high numbers of applicants demonstrate that studying at the University Medical Center Mainz is attractive. A comprehensive insight into the teaching and learning situation at the University Medical Center Mainz provides the yearly teaching report with a detailed data acquisition of students, applicants and graduate numbers. The report documents the development of studying and teaching at the University Medical Center Mainz and reports the work from the Committee on Teaching and its working groups. The teaching report also represents various innovative teaching projects and  concepts and documents prices and awards as well as current developments.

On the following pages, you will find detailed information on the state exam and master degree programs, funding programs, e-Learning-offers as well as information on the Committee on Teaching and quality management systems.