MBBS in Ukraine

About Ukraine:

  • Ukraine is a country in Eastern Europe.
  • Ukraine has a population of about 42.5 million,
  • Ukraine is the 32nd most populous country in the world.
  • Ukraine’s capital and largest city is Kiev.
  • Education system is quite well in Ukraine in comparison to India.
  • Ukraine is ranked at 4th position in Europe for having largest number of post graduates in Medical field.
  • Ukraine has a very cultural environment as students from 102 countries are studying here.
  • Safety wise Ukraine is maintaining the peace and yet has very strict rules and regulations.

Why Study In Ukraine?

    • MBBS in Ukraine, students can earn the much valued international exposure in their medical career.
    • The admission process is easy and there is no entrance examination one need to qualify to take admissions in the universities of Ukraine.
    • Ukraine is the member of the Bologna agreement. It means the Ukraine’s MBBS degree is valid in all the European countries.
    • English is understandable to 30% of the people in Ukraine.
    • Cost of living is also very low in Ukraine.
    • Ukraine has the best transport service; international aspirants might enjoy almost 50% discount in public transport.
    • The education system in Ukraine gives emphasis to practical and theoretical aspects of learning.


  • Medicine universities in Ukraine have the most eligible international faculty, whose exposure and knowledge ensure the best learning experience for MBBS students.
  • Ukraine universities are equipped with technologies for teaching and modern equipment in hospitals and medical learning.
  • Tuition fee is comparatively low compared to private medical colleges in India.
  • Ukraine universities do not demand any kind of donation fee like private colleges in India.

Eligibility in Ukraine for MBBS:

  • For Medical admission in Ukraine medical colleges in, the students must be at least 18 years of age.
  • They must have passed 12th with at least 50% marks in PCM.
  • NEET is mandatory for MBBS in Ukraine 2018-19 as a proof of entrance in the home country i.e. India.
  • Students need not require passing any entrance exams like TOEFL, IELTS.

Admission Procedures in Ukraine:

  • Fill out the application form of the desired university.
  • Submit the scanned copies of your passport and other academic documents.
  • Collect the admission letter from the University through post or their online admission portal.
  • After the confirmation of MBBS admission in Ukraine, then immigration process will be there.
  • Once you receive the offer letter from the University.
  • Apply for the student visa process.

Tuition Fee for MBBS in Ukraine:
Average tuition fee for Medicine: 28,000 to 30,000 UAH i.e. (72672.53- 77863.42) Rs.

Cost of living in Ukraine:

  • Food – 108 UAH (Rs 280)
  • Public Transportation-  376 UAH (Rs 975)
  • Basic Utilities – UAH 1,379 (Rs 3579)
  • Monthly Rent – 9,125 UAH (Rs 23,683)
  • Internet and mobile charges- UAH 154 (Rs 399)
  • Other costs 400 UAH  (Rs 1038)

Scholarships provided by Ukraine:
There are numerous scholarships provided by Ukraine Government and Private Institutions.

  • Global Study IELTS Awards
  • NNI Research Fellowships 2019
  • HKADC Overseas Arts Administration Scholarships
  • Horowitz Foundation Grants, 2019
  • Mawista Scholarships, 2018
  • Amelia Earhart Fellowship

Documents required for student visa for Ukraine:

  • Two passport size photographs
  • Invitation letter issued by the Ministry of Education, Ukraine.
  • Original Passport (2 years of validity)
  • A print out of your university ID number
  • Letter of registration from the academic Institution
  • Cover letter explaining the course.
  • Proof of funds
  • All academic certificates with medical insurance
  • Updated CV
  • Copies of the degree and academic diplomas, certificates. 

Famous Colleges in Ukraine

  • Bukovinian State Medical University
  • Kharkiv National Medical University
  • Kiev Medical University UAFM
  • Lvano Frankivsk NationalMedical University
  • Lviv National Medical University
  • Odessa National Medical University
  • O. Bogomolets Kiev Medical University
  • Taras Shevchenko National University of KYIV
  • Ternopil State Medical University
  • N Karazina Kharkiv National Medical University
  • Vinnitssa National Medical University

Why Ukraine

  • Capital- Kiev
  • Population- 42.5 Million
  • Currency- Ukrainian Hryunia
  • Currency Converter- 2.54 INR
  • Weather- 28*C
  • Religion- Christian
  • Language- Ukrainian
  • Country Code- +380
  • Flight Time- 11 hours 10 minutes
  • Medium of Study- English & Ukrainian
  • Tuition Fee- 315000 – 525000 INR per year
  • Intakes- September
  • Cost of living- 11000 per month
  • NEET – Yes
  • IELTS/TOEFL – Not Required
  • Minimum % Required- 50% in PCB for General 40% for SC/ST and reserved categories.