The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences www.wlnz.uz.zgora.pl was established in May 2015, and it is a joint initiative of the University of Zielona Gora and local authorities: the Lubuskie Voivodeship and the City Zielona Gora.

The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences is an educational establishment for over 1000 students in medicine, nursing and physical education, and is closely linked to the Zielona Góra University Hospital. With departments and clinics, and independent university departments, the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and the University Hospital are among the most modern medical institutions in Lubuskie. The motto of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences  is THE NEW TECHNOLOGIES IN RESEARCH, TEACHING AND HEALING.

The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences offers five-years programme in medicine course, three-year undergraduate and two-year postgraduate courses in nursing and physical education.