Medical College was established in 1947 as Secondary medical school. In 1997 has been transformed into Medical College to Trakia university.
МС is training almost 250 students in EQD „professional bachelor" of which 1/5 are foreigners. Teaching is carried out by highly qualified teachers, half of whom are professors.
MAJORS FOR PROFESSIONAL BACHELOR FULL-TIME OF STUDIES
- Rehabilitation Therapist– PQ “Rehabilitation therapist”
- Medical Laboratory Assistant – PQ “Medical laboratory assistant”
- Geriatric care – PQ “Geriatric specialist”
Forms of study: full time
Duration of studies: 3 years for a Professional bachelor degree
Practical training of students of MC is carried out in training labs and specialized cabinets, as well as clinical stations (public and private health structures), in the city and the region.
In addition to wider health problems in Bulgaria and around the world, research activities of the academic staff of MC is focused by prioritiy on: Health care problems; State of health care and health care reform: actual problems; Improvement ofthe training of health care, etc.
FACILITIES FOR TRAINING AND RESEARCH
The college has a modern lecture halls, laboratories and offices for workshops on Massage Therapy, Physical Therapy, Therapeutic massage, clinical and microbiological studyand research laboratories.
Practical training for students of MC is carried out except in school laboratories and cabinets, also in clinical stations (state and provate health structures), in the city and region.
МС works on bilateral cooperation contracts in the fields of education and science with universities in Switzerland, Latvia, etc.