ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS (for foreign citizens)

All foreign citizens having senior  secondary school certificate or higher university/college degree from a recognized academic institution are eligible for admission to Vinnytsya State Medical University. The basic language of instruction is Russian and English. Foreign citizens who don't know the Russian language or having incomplete command of it may study the Russian language at the Preparatory Faculty of the University if they want to study in Russian medium along with the pre-university course.

Vinnytsya State Medical University, in accordance with the Ukrainian Cabinet of Ministers decree No.1238 dated 05.08.1998 (items 5, 18 “Admission rules for foreign citizens and stateless persons to study at higher educational institutions”), issues invitations to foreign citizens who want to study at the Preparatory Faculty, faculties of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy and for Post-graduate studies in 53 medical specialities.

The official period of admission to the Preparatory Faculty is July 15 to September, 15 of the current year. 

The tuition fee for the 2007-2008 academic year is as follows:

With Russian as medium of instruction:With English as medium of instruction:
  • for Preparatory Faculty –1500 USD per year;
  • for Faculty of Medicine –2600 USD per year;
  • for Faculty of Dentistry – 2600 USD per year;
  • for Faculty of Pharmacy –2200 USD per year.
  • for Faculty of Medicine – 3600 USD per year;
  • for Faculty of Dentistry – 3800 USD per year;
  • for Faculty of Pharmacy – 2800 USD per year

The use of the university’s libraries is included in the tuition fee.
During the period of education a place in a room of the students' hostel, furnished accordingly to social standards is given for the extra charge (6 – 40 USD per month).

The tuition fee does not include obligatory medical insurance and medical examination which are paid by students themselves on arrival to the University (approximately 80 USD). Also students pay for their transfer from the airport “Boryspil” to Vinnytsya (approximately 200 USD).

The use of the university's libraries is included in the tuition fee.

If you have got senior secondary education and you are under 30 years old and agree to our terms, please confirm your agreement to study at Vinnytsya State Medical University sending to us:

  • questionnaire with your full name in English, date of birth, passport No., citizenship,
  • copy of your international passport, its number, date of birth, nationality;
  • senior secondary school certificate copy;
  • exact postal address, your phone No., fax and e-mail.

After obtaining this information we shall consider the point of issuing the invitation letter for you. On obtaining the invitation to study, you should apply for the student visa at the Ukrainian Embassy in your home-country.

In order to obtain visa and further concluding the tuition contract with the University, you should submit to the Embassy's and to the University's disposal the following documents:

  1. personal questionnaire;
  2. copy of senior secondary school certificate or higher university/college degree with subjects studied and marks/grades obtained;
  3. certificate of general medical examination authorized by official medical institution of the Citizen's country and dated not earlier than two months before coming to the Ukraine;
  4. medical certificate, testifying the absence of HIV-AIDS-infection;
  5. insurance policy for granting urgent medical assistance (except foreign citizens from countries that have agreements with the Ukraine on free medical assistance);
  6. copy of birth certificate;
  7. copy of birth certificate;
  8. return ticket with open date of coming back to home-country valid within 1 year.

Documents No 2, 3, 6 should be authenticated in accordance with the law of the country of their issuance and legalized in the appropriate Ministry.

After visa obtaining and a ticket being booked you must inform our university as soon as possible about the date and exact time of your arrival, flight number to be met in Kyiv, in airport Bopyspil.

Studies at the faculties of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy and the Preparatory Faculty starts from the 1st of September. Therefore it is desirable for the student to arrive in Vinnytsya a week before the education commences.

If you agree with the above terms, please contact us at:

Vinnytsya State Medical University
56, Pirogov Str., Vinnytsya, Ukraine, 21018

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS POST GADUATE COURSES

(for foreign citizens)

All foreign citizens having higher university/college degree from a recognized academic institution are eligible for admission to Vinnytsya State Medical University. Foreign citizens who don't know the Russian language or having incomplete command of it may study the Russian language at the Preparatory Faculty of the University along with the pre-university course.

Vinnytsya State Medical University, in accordance with the Ukrainian Cabinet of Ministers decree No.1238 dated 05.08.1998 issues invitations to foreign citizens who want to study at the Preparatory Faculty and for Post-graduate studies in 53 medical specialities.

You will be given the opportunity to undergo:

  • Master Medical science course (the term of training – 2 years; the cost of training - $ 2500 US per year);

  • specialized PG training in Medicine (clinical ordinatura) (the term of training – 2-5 years; the cost of training - $ 2500 US per year);

  • pure post-graduate studies, leading to Ph.D., M.D. Degree (the term of training – 3-5 years; the cost of training - $ 2500 US per year).

During the period of education an accommodation at the students' hostel, furnished accordingly to social standards is give n for the extra charge .

The use of the university's libraries is included in the tuition fee.

The average living expenses is 2000 USD yearly. The language of instruction is Russian. Prior to admission to P.G. studies you will undertake the Russian language course.

For obtaining the official invitation letter for studying at the University you should confirm your intention to study at our University send us:

  1. questionnaire with your name in English, date of birth, passport No., citizenship ;
  2. copy of your passport, its number, date of your birth, nationality;
  3. copy of your Diploma of higher medical education and mark sheet (qualification record) with number of hours and subjects studied mentioned;
  4. your exact postal address, your e-mail, fax and telephone number.

After obtaining this information we shall consider the point of issuing the invitation letter for you. On obtaining the invitation to study, you should apply for the student visa at the Ukrainian Embassy in your home-country.

In order to obtain visa and further concluding the tuition contract with the University, you should submit to the Embassy's and to the University's disposal the following documents:

  1. a Diploma of higher medical education;
  2. medical certificate stating on your state of health, including HIV-AIDS-tests results, certified by the official health institution of your home country & issued not later than 2 months, before you entry Ukraine for studies;
  3. insurance policy on giving urgent medical aid (except foreign citizens, who came from countries, with which agreements on free urgent medical services were concluded);
  4. birth certificate;
  5. 6 photos (size 4 ? 6) ;
  6. return ticket with open date of coming back to home-country valid within 1 year.

Documents No 1 , 2 , 4 should be authenticated in accordance with the law of the country of their issuance and legalized in the appropriate Ministry.

After visa obtaining and a ticket being booked you must inform our university as soon as possible about the date and exact time of your arrival, flight number to be met in Kyiv, in airport Bopyspil.

If you agree with the above terms, please contact us at:

Vinnytsya State Medical University
56, Pirogov Str.,
Vinnytsya, Ukraine, 21018