Vinnytsia National Pirogov Medical University

Pyrohova St, 56, Vinnytsia, Vinnyts’ka oblast, Ukraine, 21000


Fast Facts

Affiliation : The university is recognised by WHO, UNESCO, MCI and medical councils of many other counties.
Established : 1921
Courses offered : MBBS
Duration : 6 years
Eligibility : The candidate must secure 50% marks in 10+2 or any other Equivalent Board of Examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
Medium of Instruction : English
Campus : Urban
Food : Hygienically prepared nutritious food available.
Academic Session : Sep- Aug
Accommodation : The University has 4 hostel buildings which can accommodate around 2500 students.
Weather : The climate of the Ukraine can be described as dry and continental influenced climate with warm, dry summers and fairly severe winters. In summer daytime temperatures reach 25-30°C. January is the coldest month with daytime temperatures usually around 0°C.


Vinnytsia National Pirogov Medical University is a government medical university. It is situated in Vinnitsa city of Ukraine. The university is approximately 250km away from capital city of Ukraine, Kiev. Vinnytsia National Pirogov Medical University was founded in 1921.

Vinnytsia National Pirogov Medical University is the best medical university in Ukraine due to its practical education and infrastructure quality. The university offers MBBS for the medical aspirants for studying medical in foreign countries like Ukraine. MBBS at Vinnytsia National Pirogov Medical University is approved by MCI, WHO, European Council, IMED, health Ministry of Ukraine.

MBBS in Vinnytsia National Pirogov Medical University is taught in the English language for the students studying MBBS abroad in the university.

There are total 26 computer classes for research purpose, 12 scientific schools are part of this university.
Vinnytsia National Pirogov Medical University is teaching medicine for more than 90 years. Medical faculties of this universities in 19 countries have tie-ups with this university. Every year about 400 Indian students fly from India to Ukraine to study MBBS at Vinnytsia National Pirogov Medical University.

The hostel is at a distance of 250 meters from the university. VNMU has 4 hostel buildings to accommodate around 2500 students. Healthy and hygienically cooked food is also available at the university campus.


Vinnytsia is a city on the Southern Bug River, in west-central Ukraine. Set in the river, the large Multimedia Fountain Roshen emits sound and colored light. The landscaped Gorky Park has a skate park, sports stadium and planetarium. The Pirogov Estate Museum complex, commemorating surgeon Nikolay Pirogov, includes a house, pharmacy and burial vault. The vast Friendship of Peoples Park has a lake and forested areas.


The college’s teaching programs and curriculum strive to meet the needs of foreign medical practice, which are comparatively similar to the teaching programs of medical colleges in England and the United States. Simultaneously, they embody the requirements of college education, which stresses students’ comprehensive improvement.

Either of the teaching programs provide more than 5,500 major hours in order to comply with international standards.

Scientific Research

The college library contains numerous books & periodicals with 53,000 periodicals and 430 magazines.

There have been 2,117 scientific theses published and 118 of them have been published in the international medical issues; 476 have been assigned as international conference theses; 127 medical textbooks have been compiled by the school’s teachers and research fellows.

The college has active good relations with many universities and colleges abroad among them Medical College of Science and Engineering of Texas, USA; Medical College of Alberta University, Canada; and the Seattle Washington Medical College, USA.


GENERAL MEDICINE : 6 years Degree: Doctor of Medicine (MBBS/MD)

PEDIATRICS : 6 years Degree: Doctor of Medicine (MBBS/MD)

PHARMACY : 5 years Degree: Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm)

Dentistry / Stomatology : 5 years

Degree : Bachelor of Dentistry (BDS)

The VNMU offers medical course in English, Russian and Ukrainian Languages


FOUNDATION COURSE: This course is specially designed for the foreign students who do not have the necessary requirements for the undergraduate programs and also it helps to enable students to bridge the gap between school and University. The duration of the foundation course is one year.


Nothing beats high quality practical training in General Medicine – Preparing you well for the practical side of medicine, VNMU provides top quality practical training from 2nd year onwards in the 28 hospitals of the university.


COURSE CALENDER In VNMU the academic year is divided into two semesters. First semester starts in the first to mid of September and lasts till the last week of January. The second semester starts in the first week of February lasts till mid of July. The studies at the University start on the 1st of September, at the pre-medical department – on the 1st of October every year. Within the week there are 5 working days, Saturday and Sunday are holidays. The studies are scheduled from 8.00 to 16.00.

ASSESSMENT Students are expected to complete successfully all particular courses before being approved for promotion to the successive year. During each semester students performance in all mandatory courses is evaluated and recorded. The final assessment is determined by the instructions of the departments or clinics holding the course. At the end of each course the student ranking is evaluated from the score achieved in multiple choice tests (MCQJ written, oral and/or examinations.


Summer vacation covers the month of July and august. During holidays students may have easy access to CIS & all countries in Europe by bus, train and flights.

The University has 6 hostels, 4 canteens, 7 buffets and 2 Libraries. During the period of studies at the University each student is provided with a room in a students’ hostel which is equipped with good furniture, appropriate maintenance service, kitchens, shower rooms and other places of common for some extra charge. In the hostels the passing by regime functions and the appropriate protection is ensured. For US $ 50 per month a place in a comfortable hostel room with a TV set, a telephone, a refrigerator is provided.


Health Services Medical aid is provided to all foreign students on the basis of the medical insurance policy.

On signing the contract of studies with the University, the medical insurance policy is made, which ensures assistance in the medical establishments of our city and Ukraine. It is renewed each academic year.

Expenditure for the 1st Year of Studies

Tution Fees*(Per Annum) Hostel Fees*(Per Annum) One Time Charge Total Payable package
5000 3,00,000 900 54,000 2100 1,26,000 8000 4,80,000
*one time charge/OTC includes:Medical Insurance for First year only. Visa Extension for Six Years,Police verification in Ukraine, Other cahrges
*Tution & Hostel Fee may be increased
*Hostel peroid from September 2019 – June 2020
*Food cost not included
*No hidden charges


Expenditure for the 1st Semester

Tution Fees*(Per Annum) Hostel Fees*(Per Annum) One Time Charge Total Payable package
2500 1,50,000 900 54,000 2100 1,26,000 5500 3,30,000
*one time charge/OTC includes:Medical Insurance for First year only. Visa Extension for Six Years,Police verification in Ukraine, Other cahrges
*Tution & Hostel Fee may be increased
*Hostel peroid from September 2019 – June 2020
*Food cost not included
*No hidden charges

From 2nd to 6th Year

Tution Fees Hostel Fees Total
5000 3,00,000 900 54,000 5900 3,54,000
*Food cost not included

Estimated Expenses for whole study/Total Package Cost

1 st Year 2 nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year 5th Year 6th Year Total
Tution Fees (USD) 5000 5000 5000 5000 5000 5000 30000 18,00,000
Hostel Fees (USD) 900 900 900 900 900 900 5400 3,24,000
OTC (USD) 2100 2100 1,26,000
Total Package 8000 5900 5900 5900 5900 5900 37500 22,50,000
*Food cost not included

India Processing/Service Charge

2500 150000
*Flight Ticket cost extra as per actual online price.
(Not included in India processing/Service Charge)
Note : All the fee to the university has to be paid in US $ only
1.All the above mentioned expenditure in INR is subject to the US Dollar/INR variation.
2.All mentioned expenses are calculated with 1 US $ =60.00 INR.
3.All the living openses mentioned are subject to the student’s lifestyle and University shall have no liability whatsoever in case the living expenses are not as mentioned above.
*Tuition & Hostel fee may be increase every year.
*No hidden charges.

Admission & Eligibility

  1. Program : International Integral MD Program, English medium
  2. Medium : The medium of instruction is English.
  3. Duration :6 years studies and 1year internship. Internship done in the home country.
  4. Eligibility :10+2 or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as major subjects. Admission will be based on credentials and Admission test/ interview.
  5. MCI Eligibility : Eligibility certificate to pursue Primary Medical Qualification (MBBS or its equivalent) by an Indian citizen/overseas citizen of India is mandatory in terms of section 13(4B) of the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956.

Interested in applying for this University?

The admission procedure starts in the month of March for that years intake.

You will need to prepare the following documents for your application:

  1. Valid passport for minimum 5 years.
  2. Transcript of marks for Secondary level exams.
  3. Transcript of marks for Higher Secondary level exams.
  4. Police Clearance Certificate.
2018 Batch

SL Student Name City,State
1 Satyanarayan Sahu Berhampur,Odisha
2 Biswarup Dey Kolkata,West Bengal
3 Govardhan P S Kolar,Karnataka