Population : 4 crore(approx.)
Language : Ukrainian, Russian
Currency : Ukrainian Hryvnia
Capital : Kiev

About Ukraine

Ukraine is a picturesque city with amalgamation of European and Russian cultures. It resides on the black sea coastline with forested mountains and famous historic churches.

It shares borders with Russia to the east, Belarus to the north, Poland to the northwest, Slovakia and Hungary to the west, and Romania to the south west and south, with Moldova in between.

Apart from serene and beautiful environment, it has well-structured educational system with world class universities that stand at par with international standards and global needs. Ukraine is ranked at the fourth position in Europe for having the largest number of post graduates in fields of medicine.

Facts about Ukraine

Population4 crore (approx.)
LanguageUkrainian, Russian
ReligionOrthodox Christianity, Catholicism, Islam, Judaism
CurrencyUkrainian Hryvnia
Key CitiesKiev, Kharkiv, Odessa, Dnipro, Donetsk
Exchange Rate1 Ukrainian Hryvnia = 2.65 INR
GDP per capita2,639.82 USD ‎(2017)
ClimateWarm Dry summers & Fairly Severe Winters

Travel Time from Major Indian Cities

DELHI to UKRAINE (KIEV) Distance – 4478 km

Time taken by flight – Direct flight would take 5 hours (approx.)

MUMBAI to UKRAINE (KIEV) Distance- 4,949.72 km

Time taken by flight- 6h 19min

CHENNAI to UKRAINE (KIEV) Distance- 5966 km

Time taken by flight- 6h 37min

MBBS in Ukraine

Becoming a doctor is always on the dream list of students aspiring for a career in medical field and Ukraine is one of the desirable options you are looking for.  World class Government Medical Universities that offer MBBS, MD and other degrees in medicine at a very affordable price.

Ukraine Offers

  • Top Government & State medical colleges
  • Easy and affordable fee structure
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Comprehensive Syllabus
  • Affordable Living
  • Peaceful and enjoyable campus life

The above factors make Ukraine as a most favoured nation for Indian students, when it comes to medical courses.
In past recent years, Ukraine has gained huge appreciation from all over the world and has become medical hub for Indian as well as other students from all over the world.

Advantages of Studying in Ukraine

The best part about studying in Ukraine is that a student gets to witness amalgamation of various cultures along with best quality of education and infrastructure. It offers many advantages like:


GOVERNMENT PARTICIPATION & SUPPORT – Government cooperation is always there for universities in resolving the research and financial issues in education. The Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine manages all the medical universities of Ukraine.


LOW & AFFORDABLE FEE – Studying MBBS in Ukraine costs  is almost half the cost compared to Private Medical Colleges in India. No Donation & no Hidden costs.


LOW COST OF LIVING – Cost of Living is very much affordable in Ukraine. There is not much difference in exchange rates of Indian & Ukraine currency thereby making it almost in comparison with lifestyle costs in India.


INDIAN FOOD – With so many INDIAN students preferring Ukraine as their favourite destination there are many Indian restaurants & Mess with authentic INDIAN Food available for students.


HIGH NUMBER OF INDIAN STUDENTS – Ukraine has evolved as a hot Ecosystem for more than 15,000 plus students.


NO DONATION – Donation and other kind of bribery are not required to be paid by the student for getting admission in a medical college in Ukraine.


NO ADMISSION TEST – such as IELTS/TOEFL is required for Admission in the Universities/Colleges for MBBS in Ukraine. The Admission Process is very simple.


ENGLISH IS MEDIUM OF STUDY – Medium of teaching in all the universities in Ukraine is English throughout the term but students are encouraged to learn Ukrainian so that they could easily communicate with local patients.


SPORTS & EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES – Many extracurricular activities like sports and cultural activities are held in the medical colleges that keep the students fit and active.


FACULTY TO STUDENT RATIO WITH GLOBALLY ACLLAIMED FACULTY – The Faculty to Student Ratio is 1:15 which ensures that Students get individual attention. Also the faculty is world class with more focus on practical learning.


ELIGIBILITY FOR INTERNATIONAL LICENCING EXAMS – Students commencing their medical degrees in Ukraine are eligible to apply for International Licensing Exams like MCI Screening Test, USMLE (USA), PLAB (UK), as well as other licensing exams taking place throughout the world. This makes them eligible to either practice globally or pursue higher Education from any country.


INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE – The students are encouraged to take part in various seminars and international conferences.


GLOBALLY RECOGNISED UNIVERSITIES – Universities of Ukraine are Globally Recognised by International Bodies and Organizations such as the Medical Council of India (MCI), World Health Organization (AVICENNA Directory for Medicine), FAIMER, UNESCO and AMEE.


GATEWAY TO EUROPEAN COUNTRIES – MBBS in Ukraine provides a gateway to other European Countries. This is possible as it has bilateral student agreements with countries such as Finland, Sweden, Czech Republic and others thus making it easier for students to study in other European nations.


HIGH PATIENT INFLOW – As all the universities are National & State sponsored with active participation of government the patient inflow is good thereby giving ample particle learning opportunities to medical aspirants.

Fee Structure MBBS in Ukraine

Fees structure of various medical colleges in Ukraine vary but in approximation it ranges from 18 lakh to 25 lakh.

RankUniversity NameYear EstablishedReason for its RankYearly Tuition Fee (In USD)
1Vinnitsa National Medical University1921• Best & Strict Studies
• High FMGE Pass Percentage
• Hostel within campus
2Bogomolets National Medical University1841• Located in Kiev
• Recommended by AIIMS Delhi Professor
• More than 175 years old
3Lviv National Medical University1784• High FMGE Pass Percentage
• Very strict university
• Hostel Facility Available
4V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National Medical University1804• Ranks top-500 in the world
• More than 5,000 Indian students in Kharkiv
• Top Infrastructure
5Ternopil State Medical University1957• High quality of education
• Lowest Budget
• Indian Mess and Hostel Available

Scholarship for MBBS in Ukraine

The truth is that there is no scholarship to study MBBS in Ukraine.

But there are many agents who are still conducting their own exams saying that they will give Scholarships to the students. There is no Scholarship for students by the Government or any agency. Any promises of Scholarships are false. Please do not fall for such traps and these are just marketing gimmicks by different agents

Structure of Course for MBBS in Ukraine

Duration of course6 years
Semester startOctober
Language of instructionEnglish
University typePublic
Degree awardedMd – physician(under graduate program)
Mci approvedYes
Study fee rangeInr 20l to 30 l
Number of indian students15000 (appx)

MBBS In Ukraine Curriculum




1. Human Anatomy54 hours246 hours154 hours
2. Medical Biology36 hours72    hours54    hours
3. Histology58 hours126    hours54    hours
4. History of Medicine18 hours18    hours18    hours
5. Latin Language72 hours36 hours
6. Chemistry36    hours84    hours54    hours
7. Biophysics36    hours72    hours54    hours
8. Basics of Law18    hours18    hours18    hours
9. History of Ukraine18    hours36    hours54    hours
10. Ukrainian and Foreign Culture36    hours18    hours54    hours
11. Psychology and Pedagogics18    hours18    hours18    hours
12. Politology26    hours18    hours18    hours
13. Russian Language160    hours72    hours
14. Religious Science14    hours14    hours26    hours



1. Biochemistry60 hours120 hours90 hours
2. Medical Cybernetics16   hours36   hours108   hours
3. General Surgery20   hours40   hours30   hours
4. Normal Physiology80   hours160   hours120   hours
5. Sociology18   hours18   hours18   hours
6. Economics14   hours32   hours62   hours
7. Philosophy36   hours36   hours36   hours
8. Russian Language160   hours54   hours
9. Physical Training5   hours2   hours4   hours
10. Propaedeutics of Internal Diseases58   hours144   hours102   hours
11. Propaedeutics of Children Diseases58   hours144   hours102   hours
12. Microbiology54   hours126   hours92   hours
13. Pathological Anatomy72   hours90   hours82   hours
14. Pharmacology72   hours90   hours72   hours
15. Pathological Physiology36   hours90   hours82   hours
16. Radiotherapy and Diagnostics36   hours72   hours54   hours
17. Topographic Anatomy and Operative Surgery36   hours84   hours78   hours
18. Basics of Medical Psychology16   hours20   hours18   hours
19. General Hygiene36   hours82   hours60   hours
20. General Surgery38   hours104   hours72   hours



1. General Hygiene36 hours54 hours44 hours
2. Basics of Dentistry18   hours10   hours
3. Social Medicine36 hours76   hours36   hours
4. Outpatient Care14   hours32   hours23   hours
5. Obstetrics36   hours90   hours72   hours
6. Psychiatry and Narcology36   hours90   hours72   hours
7. Sports Medicine18   hours42   hours30   hours
8. Dermatoveneral Diseases24   hours38   hours30   hours
9. Nervous Diseases36   hours76   hours54   hours
10. Faculty Pediatrics36   hours72   hours54   hours
11. Radiative Medicine12   hours24   hours18   hours
12. Physiatria18   hours36   hours36   hours
13. Endocrinology18   hours36   hours36   hours
14. Facultative Therapy40   hours94   hours67   hours
15. Facultative Surgery18   hours72   hours72   hours
16. Neurosurgery12   hours24   hours18   hours



1. Urology18 hours42 hours30 hours
2. Outpatient Care12   hours27   hours21   hours
3. Sectional Course6   hours18   hours12   hours
4. Ophthalmology18   hours42   hours30   hours
5. Otorhinolaryngology18   hours30   hours30   hours
6. Hospital Therapy42   hours81   hours72   hours
7. Clinical Genetics12   hours24   hours21   hours
8. External and Military Medicine2   hours24   hours4   hours
9. Occupational Diseases18   hours36   hours36   hours
10. Traumatology and Orthopedics18   hours42   hours30   hours
11. Hospital    Surgery30   hours
12. Hospital    Pediatrics36 hours72   hours54   hours
13. Gynecology18   hours36   hours36   hours
14. Hospital Surgery36   hours82   hours78   hours
15. Children Surgery16   hours36   hours36   hours
16. Infectious and Tropical Diseases42   hours72   hours48   hours
17. Epidemiology12   hours36   hours
18. Children Infectious Diseases18   hours36   hours36   hours
19. Oncology12   hours48   hours36   hours
20. Forensic Medicine20   hours36   hours18   hours



1. Hygiene52 hours36 hours
2. Outpatient Care81   hours45   hours
3. Clinical Immunology54   hours28   hours
4. Organisation of Health Protection48   hours
5. Internal Diseases242   hours
6. Infectious Diseases108   hours
7. Children Diseases72   hours
8. Oncology40   hours36 hours
9. Clinical Pharmacology36   hours18   hours
10. Children Infectious Diseases72   hours36   hours
11. Children Surgery38   hours
12. Gynecology and Obstetrics180   hours90 hours
13. Physiatry72   hours36   hours
14. Reanimatology54   hours28   hours
15. Surgical Diseases126   hours60   hours
16. Therapy (Optional course)40   hours



1. Medical Information108 hours
2. Sanitary Practice108 hours
3. Nursing144 hours
4. Medical PracticeTherapy96 hours
Surgery96 hours
Obstetrics96 hours
5. Clinical PracticeTherapy72 hours
Surgery72 hours
Obstetrics72 hours

Our MBBS Students in Ukraine

Getting enrolled in Ukraine for medical course is comparatively easy as compared to India. The applicants are not required to take any exam like TOEFL or IELTS.

Visa Process for MBBS in Ukraine

There is a list of Pre-requisites needed for successful visa

  • You must have the following documents while applying for VISA:
  • Your original invitation letter
  • Original education certificate – legalized by your country Education Ministry
  • Original birth certificate
  • Original health certificate – which should be approved by the health ministry of your country and should be issued within a month of your VISA application.
  • Original HIV-AIDS negative certificate – which also has one-month validity.
  • Passport sized photos (at least 12)
  • Bank statement – as proof that you can handle financial costs. You would need to have at least a $3000 bank balance for you to successfully apply for a visa.
  • Your VISA application takes a minimum of one month to be processed.

Here is the Pre-requisite

  • Student shall complete the age of 17 years on or before 31st December of the year of admission.
  • The student must have completed class 12th from a regular board.
  • You need to clear NEET from 2019 onwards for admission in any country in abroad & there is no separate entrance exam in India like IELTS/SAT etc.
  • Interested candidate must have secured 50% marks in Intermediate (12th) standard from Science stream (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) in CBSE / ISC or any other Equivalent Board of Examination.
  • Latest notification of MCI: As per the latest notification issued by MCI in accordance with the decision taken by Delhi High Court, students aspiring to enroll in Foreign Medical Universities in 2019, and did not qualify / register / appear in NEET – 2019; should produce an Eligibility Certificate issued by Medical Council of India at the time of admission to Foreign Medical Universities.


What are the requirements for seeking admission to study MBBS abroad program?

The facility of studying MBBS – General medicine is open for any aspirant interested in seeking admission to the course. In order to be able to seek admission in the MBBS-General Medicine courses, you need to have minimum 50 percent marks in subjects such as- Biology, Physics and Chemistry and English including Practical marks.

For how many years do I need to study? What is course duration?

Total duration of study is 5.8 years in Russia, Ukraine, China, Kyrgyzstan, Belarus & Romania. While the course duration is 5 years in Republic of Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and 5.5 years in Philippines.

What is the total fee for a MBBS Program?

In this respect, it needs to be made clear that the involved fees vary according to the type of university you are planning to get enrolled in, state-funded institutions charges different rates compare to private once. It is important to inform the concerned authority who will finance you about the university you are planning to seek admission in. Our executives will help you get clear information about fee structure and charges. We avoid any hidden charges. Receipts will be provided for all the payments. Ask for education loan.

What is the eligibility criteria to study MBBS in medical colleges abroad?

The applicant must be above 17 years of age and must have passed 10+2 Level from any recognized Council/Board of India or abroad to be eligible. She/he must have studied Physics, Chemistry and Biology as elective subjects and obtained a minimum 50% in aggregate of PCB combined with practicals.

Can I practice in India after completing my Medical Education Abroad?

Yes, you can practice in India. In order to be a medical practitioner you have to register yourself with the State or Indian Medical Council. For this you have to appear for a screening test. On clearing the screening test you are eligible for registration as a doctor and allowed to practice medicine like all other doctors.

Can I get a job in a Government Hospital or allied medical institutions in India?

Yes, after clearing the screening test and getting your registration with the State or Central Council you are eligible for any government appointment.

What is MCI Screening Test?

The Medical Council of India(MCI) stipulates that all students receiving  MBBS degree from Medical Colleges outside India and wanting to practice in India after completion of their program, need to appear for a a Screening Test.

Can I get a bank loan and to what extent?

In consultation with Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and Indian Banker’s Association (IBA), the Government of India has framed a Comprehensive Educational Loan Scheme. The new scheme covers all type of courses including professional courses in schools and colleges in India and abroad.

The salient features of the scheme related to study abroad bank loan are:

The scheme envisages loans up to Rs. 15 lacs for studies abroad.

For loans up to Rs. 4 lacs no collateral or margin is required and the interest rate is not to exceed the Prime Lending Rates (PLR). For loans above Rs. 4 lacs the interest rate will not exceed PLR plus 1 percent.

The loans are to be repaid over a period of 5 to 7 years with provision of grace period of one year after completion of studies.

What is the medium of instruction in abroad?

In consultation with Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and Indian Banker’s Association (IBA), the Government of India has framed a Comprehensive Educational Loan Scheme. The new scheme covers all type of courses including professional courses in schools and colleges in India and abroad.

The salient features of the scheme related to study abroad bank loan are:

The scheme envisages loans up to Rs. 15 lacs for studies abroad.

The medium of Instruction is ENGLISH. However local Language class is included. This is to make the students  comfortable by enabling them  to communicate with the locals and more easily with patients.

The loans are to be repaid over a period of 5 to 7 years with provision of grace period of one year after completion of studies.

Can my parents visit me? Can I travel during my holidays ?

Parents / friends / relatives of students can visit the University Campus. Tourist Invitations can be issued. There are two holidays in a year. Winter holidays during January for 15 days and summer holidays in July and August for two months. Students usually come back to India during summer. You can also choose to stay back in the summer for local sightseeing and travel in your student life, as you may not get such an opportunity again.

What are the documents required to get educational bank loan?

Documents Required By Banks for Availing Education Loan

The following documents are required by banks for availing education loan:

  • Admission letter of the Educational Institution where the student is going to be admitted. It should have detailed fees structure including both boarding and lodging expenses.
  • Enrolment letter from our company.
  • Proof of Age, Date of Birth and Permanent place of residence.
  • Passport size photographs of the student, co-obligants as well as guarantors.
  • Pan card of the student and parents.
  • Mark sheets or degree certificates of previous academic qualifications.
  • Income proof or latest ITR file of parents or guarantors.
  • Last six months bank statement of the student/parents/guarantors.
  • Details of collateral security and the valuation certificate (if any).

What is Medical Council of India (MCI)

The Medical Council of India (MCI) was established in 1934 under the Indian Medical Council Act, 1933. The main function of MCI is to maintain uniform standard of higher qualifications in medicine and provide recognition of medical qualifications in India as well as in abroad. It registers doctors to practice in India, in order to protect and promote the health and safety of the public by ensuring proper standards in the practice of medicine. Every student who has done MBBS from overseas medical universities need to qualify the screening test of MCI before getting the license to practice in India.

The objective of the Medical Council of India (MCIINDIA) is as follows:

  1. Maintaining the uniform standards of medical education in both undergraduate and postgraduate courses.
  2. Recommending for recognition or de-recognition of medical qualifications of medical colleges or universities of India or foreign countries.
  3. Providing permanent or provisional registration of doctors who have recognized medical qualifications.
  4. Reciprocating with foreign countries for mutual recognition of medical qualifications.

For more details please visit – http://www.mciindia.org

How do I get the personalized counseling from GMU?

GMU offers individual counseling sessions for every student to make them eligible for picking the preferred university or courses according to their aptitude or requirements. please visit – http://www.mciindia.org

What are the documents required for MBBS admission in foreign countries?

You only need to submit following document to us:

  • Mark sheets/certificates (10th, 12th)
  • School Leaving Certificate
  • Migration Certificate
  • Birth Certificate
  • Medical certificates, etc
  • Passport
  • Bank Statement of Guardian (6 months
  • Passport size photos
  • Travel and Health insurance

Is there any entrance exam required for MBBS admission in foreign countries?

YES. the Indian students are required to qualify the NEET entrance test since year 2018.

What are the provisions of IELTS preparation to clear the test?

We offer IELTS exam preparation classes to make them qualify IELTS test. We have a team of expert professionals providing appropriate training to aspiring candidates. The fee for IELTS exam preparation and training program is quite affordable.

How GMU help in accommodation in foreign countries?

The Indian students, who are looking for study abroad, need not worry since  GMU provides the best accommodation in foreign countries. We organize safe travel facilitation equipped with insurance to the Universities and suitable accommodation in foreign countries. You may select among hostels, apartments, PG rooms and more.

Are Indian foods available while staying abroad?

Yes. Indian food is available in hostels, hotels, restaurants, and mess located near universities. Indian students can even prepare Indian food during their stay in shared accommodation like PG or apartments.

Can I contact with students who already passed their degree in abroad?

Why not! GMU always provides the helping hand to students in their assessment of obtaining true information about everything. You may read the review posted on our web-page or directly contact the students of previous batches.

When are holidays held in overseas universities?

Most of the overseas universities offer two large vacations yearly, i.e. summer vacation and winter vacation along with their local gazette holidays.

How GMU help visa issuance?

We provide following supports for STUDENT VISA in order to get admission in the medical colleges abroad and prepare MBBS aspirants eligible to identify the best way to study Overseas.

  • Acquire invitation letter from the college
  • Fill visa application form
  • Accumulate documents
  • Get your visa photograph clicked
  • Arrange the visa fee
  • Submit visa application with visa fee
  • Take date from the embassy
  • Arrange your appointments with visa officials
  • Collect your student visa
  • Provide your student in your hand
  • Obtain the migration card upon arrival in abroad

Is drafting SOP and LOR compulsory for MBBS admission in foreign countries?

Yes, it is! The LOR is very much important similarly to your admission essays, resume or the statements of purpose (SOP), or other documents. The overseas universities demand the Statement of Purpose (SOP) which is an essay providing a brief description of the life of applicant and he/she is selecting that goal or what are the motivations behind the preferred career path.

How do I deal with my finances in foreign countries?

You are not required to be worried since we avail the prompt and competitive services for money exchange at reliable rates. We are associated with the reputed Forex merchants who ensure our students getting competitive money exchange rates and timely services.

Are you providing any pre-departure support?

We organize safe travel equipped with insurance to the overseas medical universities and arrange the suitable accommodation in foreign countries. We take care of all your travel necessities like Visa, Air Ticket, Pick-up drop from Airport, See you off to the doormat of your hostel. We ensure that you have completed the checklist of your pre-departure belongings.

Basic facts that should be considered before MBBS in Abroad

GMU assists the pathway planning to the Indian medical aspirants in getting Admission in the  low-cost top universities for MBBS Overseas. We provide following supports for admission in the medical colleges abroad and prepare MBBS aspirants eligible to identify the best way to study Overseas. Check the important facts that should be considered before MBBS in Abroad.

What are the prospects of the career in Abroad?

Getting MBBS admission in Abroad  will let you find out every possibility of acquiring placements in the medical industry after completing  MBBS in Abroad. The  MCI approved MBBS degree  can let you establish your high profile  medical career in India  or in Abroad.

When does the application process begin?

The application process usually begins in March. The earlier you apply the more you receive advantages.

April-May = Registration

May-June = Result

June-July = Admission

July-August =Invitation

August-September = Visa

September = Departure

What is the package of application?

Here, we referred the application package that consists following. These are necessarily required by colleges and Universities.

Application forms and fees

Recommendation Letter

Mark sheets (10, 12)

Essays (SOP and LOR)

Financial support form

What is the entry requirement for the course?

Here, we referred the application package that consists following. These are necessarily required by colleges and Universities.

Application forms and fees

We assure your admission to medical universities in foreign countries if you

Qualified 10+2 or equivalent in science stream (Physics, Chemistry, and Biology)

Have over 50 percent marks in 10+2

Aged over 18 years

What is financial help?

It means the various ways by which the students may reduce their expenses that during their courses of study.

Define TA (Teaching Assistantship)?

During the courses of study in Abroad, the Indian student may work (part-time) as a teaching assistant to assist any professor in checking the exam papers or helps them in private tuition. The students may teach the undergraduate students too.

Define RA (Research Assistantship)?

During the courses of study in Abroad, the Indian student may work (part-time) as a Research assistantship or fellowship to assist the professors in the project or research assigned to them.

What is the procedure of Visa?

We provide following supports for STUDENT VISA in order to get admission in the medical colleges abroad and prepare MBBS aspirants eligible to identify the best way to study Overseas.

  • Acquire invitation letter from the college
  • Fill visa application form
  • Accumulate documents
  • Get your visa photograph clicked
  • Arrange the visa fee
  • Submit visa application with visa fee
  • Take date from the embassy
  • Arrange your appointments with visa officials
  • Collect your student visa
  • Provide your student in your hand
  • Obtain the migration card upon arrival in abroad

Is Visa process tough?

Yes, it is! But, you shouldn’t be anxious since we have accomplished the best Visa experts and ex-visa officials to obtain exemplary Visa services to Indian students applying for MBBS in foreign countries.

From where do we get the application form for Visa?

You may obtain the application form for Visa from Consulate or the embassy of the concerned country or from their website. Indian students and their guardians can rely on GMU for free visa counseling, documentation check, financial check, application submission and recommendations of Overseas MBBS Universities.

What questions will they ask me in the Visa Interview?

The Indian students looking for overseas education need to be relaxed. GMU will let you experience the most pleasant way to counter those questions and prepare you to face the “Student Visa Interview”. One more thing, the officials at the consulate are students friendly and they will not put you in a troubled situation.

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