More than 600 students officially began the academic year at the Medical Faculty of the Medical University of Gdańsk. At the Faculty of Medicine 626 students began their studies. First year dentistry students (79 at the DDS programme and 44 at the dental techniques programme) were the first to matriculate on September 24th. Whereas on the following day, 323 Polish and 180 English Division medical students began their studies. The matriculation ceremonies were held at the Olgierd Narkiewicz Auditorium Primum.