WHY STUDY MBBS IN UKRAINE, EUROPE?
Ukraine is the largest country in Europe with the territory of 603,700 sq.km.
It Follows BOLOGNA PROCESS for Education based on ECTS — European Credit Transfer System — which allows conversion of credits (marks), obtained at different educational establishments.
The ECTS scale is a grading system designed to facilitate the transfer of academic results (expressed in terms of grades) between different national assessment systems. It is adopted by universities in the countries belonging to the European Higher Education Area, allowing the conversion of the grades from one country into grades used in another country, following common European rules.
Today Ukraine is an internationally oriented centre of high technology, with speech technology, microelectronics, chips development, media technology and genetic engineering as outstanding examples. Thanks to international communications and transport systems it is literally the hub of central Europe.
Ukraine has well-developed economy with considerable portions of agricultural and industrial sectors. Space and rocket engineering, aircraft and ship building, high tech equipment production are among the main branches of the Ukrainian industry. Electrical equipment made in Ukraine is highly rated in the world. Power station turbines, transformers, high voltage instruments are used in many countries.
Ukraine has always been hospitable and friendly, always happy to receive foreign businessmen, foreign guests, tourists and students.
As a foreign student you will discover a region full of surprising contrasts. You will find yourself quickly becoming part of it, especially during the many festivals and the intense cultural life, for which the region is famous.
Ukraine the European country that has the achievement of 100% of literacy is the best place for studying medicine in the world.
Any Indian student looking for options to study Medicine in Europe should consider to study MBBS in Ukraine.
Ukraine is home to some of the best medical universities for Indian students approved by Medical Council of India (MCI), World Health Organization (WHO), UNESCO.
CLIMATE OF UKRAINE
Ukraine has a continental climate, with cold winters, and warm summers, which become progressively warmer as you move to the south and east.
The southern area, which overlooks the Black Sea, has a slightly milder weather in winter, but we cannot speak of Mediterranean climate (winter is cold anyway) except in the southern coast of the Crimean Peninsula (see Yalta).
WHAT IS THE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA TO STUDY MBBS IN UKRAINE FOR INDIAN STUDENTS?
Indian students who want to pursue MBBS in Ukraine, should satisfy the following requirements as per guidelines of Medical Council of India (MCI):
The student shall complete the age of 17 years on or before 31st December of the year of admission.
Indian students from Open or General category: Minimum 50% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (PCB) in the 12th standard board examination.
Indian students from SC/ST and OBC category: Minimum 40% aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology (PCB) in the 12th standard board examination.
There is no Common Entrance Test to take MBBS admission in Ukraine.
Listed below are the top medical universities in Ukraine which are approved by the Medical Council of India (MCI), WHO and UNESCO.
Gorky’s Donetsk National Medical University (DNMU), Kirovohrad, Ukraine, Europe
Kirovohrad Medical Institute or M.Gorky Donetsk National Medical University (DNMU) is the best and the largest medical university of Eastern Europe. It is located close to the capital of Ukraine – Kyiv. It is also addressed by some as Donetsk State Medical University.
Established in 1930 as M. Gorky Donetsk Medical Institute. In 1994 DNMU was given the status of University and in 2008 DNMU got the status of National Medical University and it was renamed to M. Gorky Donetsk National Medical University.
DNMU is considered to be one of the best medical schools in Ukraine and all over Europe.
First medical university of Ukraine which was recognized by World Health Organization (WHO) and from Directory of I-Med Schools.
First medical university in Ukraine and in Eastern Europe that opened the faculties of Medicine and Dentistry in English language for foreign students in 1991 after Declaration of independence of Ukraine.
Today more than 15000 students are studying at eight faculties of Kirovohrad Medical Institute or Donetsk National Medical University (DNMU)
More than 4500 foreign students from Russia, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, USA, UK, Germany, Poland, Greece, Israel, Turkey, India, Nepal, Srilanka, China, Malaysia, Mauritius, and many other countries.
Due to the highest ranking, high tech laboratories, good knowledge of English language by the university staff, campus system, high level of specialists training and low tuition fees DNMU is one of the most attractive Ukrainian Medical Universities for the foreigners and has retained to be amongst the top 10 medical universities in Ukraine.
Regional centre for BOLOGNA PROCESS management in Ukraine. The students and graduates of DNMU are eligible to participate in the United States Medical Licensing Examination & receive ECFMG certification. The ECFMG certification requires all graduates to have passed USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 (both sections), submit a final transcript, and provide a copy of the graduate’s diploma for verification. Once ECFMG certification has been granted the graduates are eligible for Postgraduate Medical education (Residency Training) in the United States.
The qualification obtained from DNMU is recognized throughout the world and is approved by Medical Council of India (MCI) as well.
Tuition is given in Russian, Ukrainian and English languages.
There are 9 hostels with the total area of 44512 sq.m for accommodation of 4356 students at DNMU.
Each room is shared by 2 – 3 students at DNMU.
Every student gets a bed, a mattress, a pillow, a blanket, a desk, chairs and lighting, as well as the Internet access.
The hostels are well heated and have adequate security service.
Large numbers of Indian students are studying at Donetsk National Medical University (DNMU), Ukraine. Hence provision for Indian food is available.
Odessa National Medical University, Odessa, Ukraine, Europe
Odessa State Medical University was established in 1900. This university is a member of the European Universities Union and is the biggest Medical University in the Ukraine.
In 2007, Odessa State Medical University was positioned 107 place in the world’s universities list. It is one of the top 10 medical universities in Ukraine.
The university has 800 lecturers, 18 academicians, 105 professors and doctors, 407 assistant doctors and assistant professors.
There are more than 4000 students in the university, and more than 1500 of this are foreign students from 57 different countries. Indian students who want to pursue MBBS at MCI recognised medical colleges in Ukraine should definitely have this university in their list.
Odessa National Medical University remains one of the leading medical universities in Ukraine. It is a member of the International Association of Medical Universities and the high standards of training at the institution is well recognized throughout Europe and America. Approved by the Medical Council of India (MCI), Listed with WHO and UNESCO. The University consists of 58 faculties and has a student population of over 6,000 including foreign students from very different and diverse countries. Tuition is given in Russian, Ukrainian and English languages.
Students are offered well heated and fully furnished comfortable rooms. Accommodation facilities for students are organized on the sharing basis; 2 to 3 students per room.
All the hostels have security along with CCTV cameras.
All the rooms are provided with a bed, mattress, pillow, blanket, desk, chair, heater, and lighting, suitable for both: study and relaxation, as well as Internet access and telephone for students to get in touch with their close friends and relatives.
SUMY STATE UNIVERSITY | SUMY Medical Institute, Sumy, Ukraine, Europe
Sumy State University (SSU) is located in Sumy city in the North-East of Ukraine. It was founded in 1948. Today, SSU is a leading university of with the accreditation level III-IV in the region.
The University currently serves more than 15,000 students who are pursuing pre bachelor, bachelor, specialist and master degrees in 45 majors and 21 fields of knowledge out of which are about 1300 foreign students from more than 50 countries worldwide.
From 2015 Sumy State University was included to the directory of world's best universities by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
Sumy State University has entered the top 5 % of leading universities of the world and is classified as university with high research intensity according to the international ranking of higher education institutions QS World University Rankings. SSU is in the top 100 according to the QS University Rankings: EECA among the universities of this region. According to the rankings SSU is amongst the top 5 Ukrainian universities. Such level of accreditations and recognition make it one of the most sought after universities for International students who want to study medicine abroad.
Sumy Medical Institute is attested according to the top educational level of accreditation. Sumy Medical Institute provides high quality education to foreign students who are looking at impeccable education at an affordable course fees. Medical Institute prepares specialists for: "General medicine", "Preventive medicine" "Dentistry", and different postgraduate educational specialties.
Sumy State University is in the list of MCI approved medical colleges in Ukraine. It offers the MBBS course in English Medium for foreign students.
Comfortable and secured accommodation is available for all students of Sumy State University.
All facilities are provided with bed, mattress, pillow, blanket, desk, chair, heater, and lighting, suitable for both: study and relaxation, as well as Internet access and telephone for students to get in touch with their close friends and relatives.
QUALIFICATION and DURATION OF MBBS COURSE IN UKRAINE
Medical Education in Ukraine is of 6 years including 1 year of Clinical Internship.
Qualification obtained on completion of the medical course is MD (DOCTOR of MEDICINE) which is an equivalent degree to MBBS in India.
To know the fee structure of various Universities in Ukraine click : FEE STRUCTURE UKRAINE