The Faculty of Medicine has the library (600 m2) with thousands hard copy books and electronic records of relevant books located in the Telemedicine Center. There are hundreds title of books in the field of nursing.
The Faculty is in possession of adequate IT inventory for students and the academic and non-academic personnel. The computer systems connected in internet LAN. ,
VII. Research and international Cooperation
1.Research plan within the framework of the programme.
This study program is part of Tempus Project: Interdisciplinary structure reformation and innovative higher education for new professions” (Project:Number 530752-TEMPUS-2012-JPCR.
In this projects are involved 8 institutionals partners: University of Applied Sciences Muenster (MUAS);Southeast Europe Institute for Advancement in Health Science and Nursing (SEE); PrBHE“qeap-heimerer” – Private Bearer of Higher Education (HPSH); Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MASHT); Ministry of Health (MoH); University of Maribor (UM); University of PrishtinaDepartment of Nursing and Midwifery- University of Prishtina (UP); The Health and Life Sciences University Hall/Tyrol (UMIT).
In this project there are several activities for research and international cooperation.
During the past years and during this academic year, The Faculty of Medicine has worked together fruitfully with a number of national and international organizations.
It has initiated and implemented regular meetings as very important for coordinating activities with the university and academic units of the University of Prishtina (UP) for solving common problems.
Faculty of Medicine during the years 2007 and 2008 has realized fruitful international cooperation with various academic and scientific institutions wherein are coordinated activities in these areas:
Agreement of cooperation and understanding with Kosova Open Medical Club: Open Medical Institute and American Austrian Foundation Inc. for education in medical sciences
Memorandum of Understanding between the Faculty of Medicine and Medical Faculty Carl Gustav Carus Technical University of Dresden, Germany. In this memorandum is included the exchange of academic staff, students, joint activities in education and scientific research.
Memorandum of Understanding between the Faculty of Medicine and Dartmouth Medical School (U.S. partner), partner with particular focus on exchange of students, activities in education, patient care and professional scientific research.
Partnership with DentEd (European Dental Education) in harmonizing the competences of the dentist profile and curricula in European Studies and European passport.
Partnership with AMEE (Association for Medical Education in Europe, http://www.amee.org) in harmonization of curricula in medical studies based on the Bologna Declaration, with the participation of 46 European countries for enhancement and development of medical education with special emphasis in Bologna "TWO-cycle" system (frequently called "Bachelor-Master system) signed also by FM and proposed in the FM curricula of 2007/08 and approved by the Senate of UP as a supplement to the curriculum reform .
The protocol of cooperation between the FM and the DAAD (German Agency for inter-university exchanges) within the project "Advancement of Nursing in South East Europe" with the purpose of formative and quality comparison of curricula, orientating curricula in genuine scientific research and training students in scientific research and knowledge transfer instruments
Cooperation with AEI Agency for European Integration, and Economic Development through the Office Kosovo, Austria Institutional Partnership (www.aei-austria-kosovo.com) for development priority during the next three years in terms in direction of: administrative staff development, institutional development, quality in teaching and learning, development of curriculum and courses (syllabuses), administration, budget, student issues, and FM Council and departments, mobility of academic staff and students, teaching and research infrastructure and international cooperation. In this direction was carried out cooperation with the University of Vienna and Graz for the registration of 6 candidates in the scientific doctoral research (PhD) from branches of FM (general medicine and dentistry)
Realization of the project with IBoO-International Board of Oversight, MEST representatives of Kosovo, international organizations such as OSCE and UN, liaison offices of Netherlands, Germany and Austria as well as Monitor SPARK (formerly known as ATA) for the transfer of students from the University of Tetovo (Macedonia) in FM