Project Description

Vinnitsa National Medical University n.a. N.I. Pirogov (presently recognized by WHO and MCI) 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).

Presently there 6250 students studying at the University, including 2080 international students from different countries of Europe, Asia, Middle East, Latin America, Africa.

International applicants are welcome to apply for studying medicine  (MBBS, MD) to Vinnitsa National Medical University n.a. N.I. Pirogov with senior secondary school certificate or higher university/college degree from a recognized academic institution.

There are optionally English, Russian and Ukrainian medium to study Medicine (MD, MBBS) for international students. Foreign nationals who don’t know the Ukrainian/Russian/English language may study language at the Preparatory Faculty of the University and than join the main course of medicine for international students.

There are following Faculties for international students:

    • Dentistry – 5 years of studying,
    • Pharmacy – 5 years of studying,
    • Preparatory course – 1 year of studying.

Tuition fees

CoursesTuition fee English mediumTuition fee Russian mediumAccommodation
General medicine / MBBS / Medicine4400 USD3500 USD500-800
Dentistry4600 USD3900 USD500-800
Pharmacy3600 USD3300 USD500-800
Preparatory Course1600 USD1600 USD500-800





The Preparatory Faculty is a unique structural department of one of the oldest medical universities in Ukraine – Vinnytsia National Medical University, which is named after the great scientist N.I. Pirogov, whose ideas and practical experience are essential and have a great value for the modern medicine. The subjects to study in Preparatory are the following: Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics. There is a system of individual classes and consultations. Teachers prepare students for studying medicine (MBBS, MD) later in the main course. The graduates of the Preparatory Faculty get a Certificate, which gives the right to enter Vinnytsya National Pirogov Memorial University or any other higher educational institutions of Ukraine without any entrance examinations.

In addition to the academic work, the professors staff carry out a great extracurricular work. They teach international students the history of the university, the city and Ukrainian culture. At Preparatory faculty they organize national festivals, friendship celebrations, excursions, meetings and different parties.
Academic year starts in September and will stay open for registration in the 1st course till the 15th of November.

Vinnytsia National Medical University welcomes international students to apply and study Medicine (MD, MBBS) in Ukraine and get medical degree accredited all over the world!