Study in Premier Government Medical Universities in Ukraine (Under Ministry of Health & Education, Government of Ukraine)
Courses: MD (equivalent to MBBS in India) Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing.
Options: English medium, Russian medium, Preparatory course, Accreditation by MCI, Low fees, 24/7 medical aid, Accommodation guaranteed, Indian Food, WI-FI, video monitoring in hostel
The students with medical degrees from Ukraine are permitted to apply for International Licensing exams like USMLE (USA), PLAB (UK), MCI Screening Test as well as in other countries. Graduates can apply for license with Medical Councils of more than 180 countries.
The process of Europe unification has been accompanied by the establishment of a common education and research framework as well as development of uniform criteria and standards in this field within the whole continent. This process is called the Bologna Process.
Universities in Ukraine are teaching under “Bologna Process – European Credit Transfer Scheme or ECTS” that means the course is compatible in all countries of Europe including UK and Germany. The Ukrainian method of teaching is at par with that of the rest of the world and thus students find acceptance in fields of work as well as places of higher education elsewhere.
Ukraine, Europe - Located in Eastern Europe, Ukraine is the largest country within the continent. Ukraine became independent in 1991 with the fall of the Soviet Union.
Ukraine is the second largest country in Europe, with an area of 603,700 square kilometers; a coastline of 2,782 kilometers and a population of 50 million plus. The capital and the largest city in Ukraine is Kiev. The seven neighboring countries are: Belarus, Russia, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Moldova and Poland.
Ukraine has temperate continental climate in the mainland with Mediterranean climate on the coastal belt. Winters vary from cool along the Black sea to cold farther inland.
Education for Foreign Students: Ukraine has the Europe’s largest international student population, with nearly 20,000 students choosing to broaden their education and life experience in the Ukraine. From the mid-1990’s, when international student enrolment was only just reaching 5,000, international education in the Ukraine has come a long way. At present there are more than 3000 Indian students studying in Ukraine in different fields.
Student Life, that’s the living and learning that takes place outside of the classroom and it’s a big part of your college experience. It includes where you live, how you make connections, and that hard-to-define essence, or culture that separates Ukraine from other countries. Ukraine has its own ambience.
Ukraine has always been open to foreign students. There is huge number of institutes of Higher Education in Ukraine and over 30,000 international students are enrolled in various institutes from over 100 countries from Asia, Europe, America and Africa. The international student community in Ukraine comprises men and women from all over the world; who have the invaluable experience of studying together with students from many different cultural and national backgrounds. Contact with students from many countries in the world broadens understanding of other peoples & provides valuable friendships, many of which last a lifetime.
Student Life in Ukraine: Ukraine is a place where studying goes beyond the classrooms. Ukraine gives you chance to enjoy intercultural life and learn from the best of the best and prosper as a globally demanded professional.
Student life in Ukraine does not differ a lot from that in other European countries. Universities provide students with books and relevant studying materials. Libraries with computer rooms are also available. Student life in Ukraine is noticeably cheaper than life in other European countries.
Currency: Hryvnya (UAH) in the denominations of 200, 100, 50, 10, 5, 2, and Coins are denominated in 50, 25, 10, 5. Foreign currency is readily changed at numerous currency exchanges on the streets or in banks. International ATM cards work in most ATMs.
MD Medicine (MBBS) in Ukraine – The duration of this course is 6 years and the degree awarded is Doctor of Medicine that is M.D. which is equivalent to the MBBS degree offered in India. During these six years of study, students get to learn various fundamental disciplines as well as specialized medical subjects. International students are divided into small batches and learn along with localities so as to ensure a healthy atmosphere.
Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU) - is one of the top medical universities located in Kharkiv city in the east of Ukraine. The University was founded in 1805. Since 1951 the University has been training international students.
V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University - is one of the oldest universities in Eastern Europe, founded in 1804. The University initiates wide program of international cooperation with 61 partners in 25 countries worldwide. The University was among founding members of Great Chartia of European Universities, (Bologna, 1988), and Eurasian University Association (Moscow, 1989). V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University ranks 3rd rate up to UNESCO “Ukrainian Top 200 Universities”.
Lviv National Medical University (LNMU) - is one of the oldest and biggest medical educational institutions in Ukraine which was opened on November 16, 1784.
Lviv National Medical University provides admission for foreign citizens to the undergraduate education at Faculty of General Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry and Faculty of Pharmacy, also provides admission for Preparatory Course and Postgraduate Training. Training of specialists is provided at 6 Faculties: Medical Faculty #1 and #2, Faculty of Dentistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Faculty of Postgraduate training, Faculty of Foreign Students – according to educational-qualification level: specialist, master.
Beginning from 1961 University provides education for foreign citizens. During 50 years over 25 thousand doctors and pharmacists - foreigners have got education here and have been working successfully as doctors and pharmacists in many countries of the world. Since 1997 the teaching of foreign students in English has been launched and is rapidly developing. Now 70% of University foreign students study various programme in English Medium.
Kyiv Medical University of UAFM - medical school of a new type, founded in 1992. The University located in the capital of Ukraine, city of Kiev, which is center of the country, where most of transport, business, communications, industries and entertainments are concentrated.
National Medical University n. a. O. O. Bogomolets - is one of the oldest universities in Ukraine. It was founded in September 1841.
Vinnitsa National Medical University n.a. N.I. Pirogov - was founded in 1921 and more than 44 000 students have graduated since foundation. The academic staff numbers 812 lecturers (120 doctors of science, professors, 554 candidates of science, associated professors).
Odessa State Medical University - is one of the most famous medical universities in Ukraine. It was founded in 1900 as the Medical Faculty of the Novorossiysk University. In 1922 the faculty was reformed in the independent higher educational establishment - Odessa State Medical University, which became leading medical university in the south of Ukraine.
Ternopil State Medical University - has been was founded in 1957, in the beautiful city of Western Ukraine – Ternopil. It’s a picturesque destination, with heroic past, wide history and unique nature landscapes.
Ternopil State Medical University is a prestigious institution of higher education, rich in scientific tradition. Ternopil State Medical University is known for its high quality teaching and research throughout Ukraine. Innovative educational concepts and technologies are constantly introduced into the teaching process.
Students have the option to be trained in four faculties of the University: Medical, Pharmaceutical, Bachelors-Junior Medical Personnel, and Post-Graduate. These facilities are located in eight academic buildings and 16 medical institutions.
Among the most important aspects in the work of the Academy is the scientific and research activities which are naturally combined. Our scientists conduct research in: Osteoporosis, diseases of bones and joints, Gastroenterology and hepatology, Diseases of cardiovascular system.
Bukovinian State Medical University - was founded in 1944. It is one of the biggest higher educational establishments in Ukraine, located in the city of Chernovtsy.
Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University - was founded in 1945 in the western part of Ukraine, city of Ivano-Frankivsk. After the first partition of Poland (1772), the town was held by Austria until 1919.
Within the framework of international programs its researchers co-operate with scientists from the USA, Canada, Russia, Germany, Turkey, China, Japan, Switzerland, Bulgaria, Great Britain and other countries.
V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University is involved in extensive international cooperation and is an active member of the international community of the leading European and world universities. It cooperates with 61 partners in 25 countries of the world.
The Degree of the Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU)
The languages of instruction for foreign students are Russian & English.
The Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine provides and guarantees the quality of education of international students studying in Ukraine. International students obtain state-registered degree at Higher Educational Establishments which are officially licensed by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.
Today, the University collaborates in the field of medicine and medical education with lots of foreign universities and organizations, among which are the following:
Republic of Austria
Republic of Bulgaria
Kingdom of Sweden
Republic of Estonia
State of Israel
Republic of Poland
Republic of Uzbekistan & Republic of Belarus Slovak Republic
Republic of Turkey
|Session 2017- 2018||Updated as on 24th June, 2017|
|6 Years MD (equivalent to MBBS in India) Course|
|Tuition Fee||Hostel||Annual Charges||Total for Ist Year||Total for 2nd to 6th Year||Total for Complete Course|
|US $||US $||US $||US $||Rs.||US $||Rs.||US $||Rs.|
|Kharkiv National Medical University, Kharkiv|
|V N Karazin Kharkiv National University, Kharkiv|
|Kiev National Medical University, Kiev|
|Lviv National Medical University, Lviv|
|Kiev Medical University of UAFM, Kiev|
|Taras Shevcheko National University, Kiev|
|Vinnitsa National Medical University, Vinnitsa|
|Ternopil State Medical University, Ternopil|
|Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University, Ivano-Frankivsk|
|Zaporozhye State Medical University, Zaporozhye|
|Odessa National Medical University, Odessa|
|4000||1000||200||5200||338000||Tuition Fee increases 300$ every year|
|Calculations done at 1$ = Rs 65|
Admission Application Processing Fee (one time expenditure to be paid in India) 1,00,000This Includes Admission Processing, Preparation & Processing of Documents of the candidate for forwarding to respective Ministry of Education of Ukraine for Approval, Invitation Letter, Translation of documents in Ukraine; Legalisation of Documents in MEA, India; Embassy of Ukraine Visa; Pre Departure Procedures.
PLEASE NOTE - ALL THE ABOVE IS NON-REFUNDABLE