Material foe exam

By semester exam are allowed students which:

were present in all classroom lessons (lectures, workshops);

were reworked all missed classes;

received minimum number of points (at least 72, corresponding to the national mark "3");

Students who have an average current assessment less than "3" can increase your current score by testting (at least 80% correct answers to 20 test questions).

Admission tests for the 3d semester - Section " General bacteriology". Download document

Admission tests for the 4th semester - Section "Infection. Immunity". Download document

Admission tests for the 4th semester - Section "Special and ecological bacteriology".  Download document

            Admission tests for the 5th semester - Section "Special virology".  Download document

The structure of the exam on the subject "Microbiology, Virology and Immunology":

1. Writing testing on STEP-1;

2. A written answer on theoretical and practical questions: 

1 st question - Section 1 - General Bacteriology and Virology; 

2 nd  - Section 2 - Infection and Immunity;

3 d - Section 3 - Special Bacteriology   (The card of particular microbiology test);

4 s - Section 4 - Special virology and clinical microbiology (The card of particular viroligy test)

 Download  document: Questions of the "Microbiology, Virology, Immunology" exam

Questions "STEP-1" for students in the discipline
"Microbiology, virology and immunology":
Part 1 - General Bacteriology
Part 2 - Infection, Immunity
Part 3 - Special Bacteriology Part1 and Part 2
Part 4 - Special Virology Part 1 and Part 2

Individual work of students


List of literature

The basic literature for preparation for classes

  • Ya. Tsyganenko. Short Textbook of Medical Microbiology : for students of high medical school of III-IV level accreditation, who study the discipline in English / A. Ya. Tsyganenko, V. L. Tkachenko, N. I. Kovalenko; Ministry of Health of Ukraine, Kharkiv National Medical University. – Kharkiv, 2012.
  • Medical Microbiology / F. B. Geo, C. C. Karen, S. B. Janet et al. — twenty-fifth edition. — McGraw-Hill, 2010. 
  • Ananthanarayan R. Textbook of microbiology [Текст] / R. Ananthanarayan, J. Paniker. — seventh edition. — Hyderabad : Universities Press, 2008. 
  • Medical Microbiology  / G. F. Brooks, K. C. Carroll, J. S. Butel, S. A. Morse. — twenty-fourth edition. — McGraw-Hill, 2007.
  • Geo F. Brooks Medical Microbiology [Текст] / F. B. Geo, S. B. Janet, A. M. Stephen. — twenty-fourth edition. — 2007.
  • Gladwin M. Clinical microbiology [Текст] : Made ridiculously simple. Edition 4 / M. Gladwin, B. Trattler. — Miami : Med master, 2007.
  • Textbook of microbiology  / J.Paniker. - Seventh edition. - Hyderabad : Orient Longman, 2006.
  • Medical Microbiology  / F. H. Kayse, K. A. Bienz, J. Eckert, R. M. Zinkernagel. — Stuttgart-New York : Thieme, 2005.
  • Medical Microbiology  / Prescott L.M. - 5th edition. - 2002. 
  • Textbook of microbiology / J.Paniker. - Sixth edition. - Hyderabad : Orient Longman, 2002.


The practical literature for preparation for classes

  • Kaplin M. M. Guide to the practical lessons in microbiology, virology and immunology [Текст] : study guide / M. M. Kaplin, V. M. Holubnycha, T. V. Ivakhnjuk. — Sumy : Sumy State University, 2014. - 373 p.(

Робочий зошит

Завантажити робочий зошит № 1 для студентів ІІ курсу ІІІ семестр з дисципліни "Мікробіологія, вірусологія та імунологія". Розділ "Загальна мікробіологія. Нормальна мікрофлора. Інфекція. Імунітет"


Завантажити робочий зошит № 2 для студентів ІІ курсу ІV семестр з дисципліни "Мікробіологія, вірусологія та імунологія". Розділ "Спеціальна бактеріологія"

Завантажити робочий зошит № 3 для студентів ІІІ курсу V семестр з дисципліни "Мікробіологія, вірусологія та імунологія". Розділ "Загальна та спеціальна вірусологія"



Educational information

In preparation for practical classes using the recommended literature and Guide to the practical lessons in microbiology, virology and immunology (  




on Microbiology, virology and immunology

for studendts of the Medical institute of Sumy State University


III term


IV term

Dear students of the 2nd year!

On the first practical lesson on the discipline "Microbiology, virology and immunology" it is necessary to prepare the topic "Normal microflora. Overgrowth syndrome".


1. Conception of normal microflora of human body. The stages of the normal microflora development.
2. The normal flora of the different human body biotopes.
3. The physiologic meaning of the normal microflora.
4. Overgrowth syndrome, its origin, development stages, diagnosis, treatment, prevention.

In preparation for practical classes using the recommendedliterature and Guide to the practical lessons in microbiology, virology and immunology , P. 81 - 88. 


V term