MBBS - KNMU, Ukraine

This is an MBBS Course. In Few Countries, it is also known as MD Physician

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This is an MBBS Course. In Few Countries, it is also known as MD Physician

  •    Course Category MBBS
  •   Admission Letter Lead Time Upto 2 Weeks
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  •    Application Fee 5,000
  •    Language of Teaching English

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Kharkiv National Medical University
Kharkiv, Ukraine
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Kharkiv National Medical University is one of the oldest higher educational establishments of Ukraine. It was founded in 1805 as the Medical Faculty of the Kharkiv National University.

Historically, Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU) was the first higher medical educational institution in Ukraine. It was founded as the Medical Faculty of Kharkiv. In 1920, the Medical Faculty was united with the Women’s Medical Institute, and Kharkiv Medical Academy was organized. In 1921, the Academy was renamed as Kharkiv Medical Institute. In 1994, the Institute served as a base for establishing Kharkiv State Medical University. In 2007 Kharkiv state Medical University was renamed as Kharkiv National Medical University



Kharkiv National Medical University is the best institution for foreign students who want to study Medicine in Ukraine. The Degree (MBBS, BDS, MD, MDS, MS, NURSING) of the Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU) is prestigious and it is recognized in many countries of the world. Among former graduates of the University there are ministers and members of parliaments in various countries, outstanding scientists and famous specialists who founded their own clinics abroad.

Within the period of their studies the students undergo academic training in main medical specialties. They take part in examinations of patients, giving urgent aid, work at X-ray rooms, clinical and biochemical laboratories. Particular attention is paid to clinical rounds of patients, their management, filling in and arrangement of case histories with their subsequent analysis. Clinical and theoretical training of the students is performed at 56 departments of the University and the best clinics of Kharkiv with use of modern medical diagnostic and therapeutically equipment, computer software of the academic process, a wide use of audio and video aids.



Since 1951 the University has been training specialists for foreign countries of the Eastern Europe, China, Mongolia, and since 1961 students from the countries of Asia, Africa, and Latin America have been studying here. Now, 2700 foreign citizens study at KNMU at the Medical and Dentistry Faculties, at the clinical postgraduate course.

More than 7,000 specialists from 86 states of Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America, and Middle East have graduated from KNMU since 1951. Among them 12 Doctors and 90 Candidates of Medical Sciences, about 200 postgraduates. The languages of instruction for foreign students are Russian and English. 

KNMU has become an important center for international students who need expert teaching in learning. The University is currently training about 8,000 students, among them 2700 foreign citizens. Among the University academicians there are than 700 teachers, including 102 Doctors of Sciences and Professors, 387 Candidates of Medical Science, 32 members of academies, 17 Honored Scientists. Number of teaching/academic staff involved in teaching foreign students: total – 186, among them: doctors of sciences, professors (%) – 12.4; candidates of sciences, assistant professors (%) – 65.6. 



TODAY: is a member of the International Association of Universities, registered under UNESCO;

8 Faculties: 4 Medical Faculties for Training Foreign Students for training national students and 2 Medical Faculties for Training Foreign Students (Bachelor in General Medicine, Pediatrics, Preventive Medicine, Dentistry; the Faculty of Postgraduate Education

65 Departments, with 803 specialists in sciences and pedagogy; among them there are 130 Doctors of Medical Science, Professors and 446 Candidates of Medical Science

7,000 students, masters, clinical postgraduates, and doctoral candidates, whereas more than 2,100 of them are foreign citizens from 70 countries of Europe, Asia, Africa and America

Holders of national prizes, which are 5 corresponding members of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, 17 Honored Workers of Science and Engineering of Ukraine, 2 Honored Workers of Higher School of Ukraine, 8 winners of State Prize of Ukraine in the fields of science and engineering, 13 Honored Doctors of Ukraine, 28 members of the State and public Academies of Ukraine

Modern multi-type educational establishment with its powerful scientific, material and technical facilities with 6 scientific and research units (Research Institute of Occupational Hygiene and Occupational Diseases of KNMU and the Ukrainian Institute of Clinical Genetics of KNMU; the University Dentistry Centre; the Scientific-Practical Medical Centre; the Ukrainian Scientific-Practical Medical Centre of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Fertility; the Medical College) 44 clinical Departments, with 497 health care workers of the University (96 Professors, 191 Associate Professors and 210 assistants, 128 doctors of the University clinics, 73 postgraduates, 48 clinical postgraduates and 32 masters)

5 Specialized Academic Councils for defending Doctor’s and Candidate’s theses 125 International scientific forums and 340 Ukrainian scientific forums annually cooperation with 18 foreign education institutions

16 international projects where experts involved are members of international scientific and medical organizations

Central Research Laboratory, Educational-Scientific Centre based on classrooms for phantom techniques with computerized lecture halls Scientific Library, with more than 1 million books and 16 computerized classrooms

Video and audio guidelines are used in the process of training

University Student Council, Youth Centre, Campus with 6 hostels, sport and healthcare complex and sports-health camp

Was a recipient of the Gold Medal of the International Exhibition “Education and Career – 2010” in the nomination “Development of Students’ Research”




Ukraine is ruled by a charter adopted in June 1996, which permits for an elected parliament and president.

The constitution changed and was amended on December 2004 as a reaction to the presidential election crisis which occurred that year, causing a major breakdown in law and order in the country.

The Ukrainian parliament consists of a single chamber with 450 seats called the Rada (Supreme Council). Seats are allocated proportionally to the parties that acquire extra than three% of the electoral votes. Members of parliament presently serve 4-year phrases, while the president serves a 5-year time period.

The high minister and cabinet are nominated through the president and confirmed by means of the Supreme Council.

Ukraine, with robust scientific and technological sectors, is a chief producer of heavy equipment and business equipment for sectors such as mining, steelmaking, and chemicals. Significant products also consist of nonnumeric ally managed system gear, massive electrical transformers, and agricultural machinery.

Ukraine's industries are important suppliers of merchandise— inclusive of vehicles, clothing,

foodstuffs, wood, and paper—to other former Soviet republics.

The major Industries in the country are:

  • coal,
  • electric energy,
  • ferrous and nonferrous metals,
  • equipment and shipping device,
  • chemical substances,
  • processing (mainly sugar)

Agricultural Products are:

  • grain,
  • sugar beets,
  • sunflower seeds,
  • greens;
  • pork,
  • milk

Natural Resources are:

  • iron ore,
  • coal,
  • manganese,
  • natural fuel, oil,
  • salt,
  • sulfur,
  • graphite,
  • titanium,
  • magnesium,
  • kaolin,
  • nickel,
  • mercury,
  • timber,
  • arable land

Major Exports:

  • ferrous and nonferrous metals,
  • fuel and petroleum merchandise,
  • chemical compounds,
  • machinery and delivery gadget,

Major Imports:

  • power,
  • equipment system,
  • chemical substances

Currency: hryvnia (UAH)

Industrial sectors slated for increase in the out put production had been food processing and packing, textiles, woodworking, furnishings and building materials, automotive parts, prescription drugs, clinical gadget, and aerospace.

Ukraine was very important to the Soviet Union in terms of agricultural. The rich agricultural land of this vicinity was (typically referred to as the "breadbasket" of the former Soviet Union) and supplied more than 46% of all the Soviet agricultural output in the 1980s.

Agriculture however, keeps playing a prime role within the economic system, representing approximately 18% of the country’s GDP.

Although this was a marked improvement, the country’s economy still suffered from hyperinflation in 1994. In response to the hyperinflation, the government added a new forex and

instituted mass privatization in 1995.

A very good grain harvest due to desirable weather and reduced governmental controls; progressed export competitiveness and different other factors helped to stabilize the country from the depreciation of the currency.

Also the clearance of many wage and pension arrears being owed to the citizens helped expand home demand of goods and service thereby putting money into the system circulation; and the enlargement of export markets.

Ukraine's monetary dynamism was driven particularly via exports. The most powerful increase engines in this regard have been synthetic goods, construction, oil and fuel shipping, services, personal consumption, and government spending.

The newly elected president has overtly said that Ukraine will take a clear route closer to an open marketplace economy, and that the mid-time period purpose is EU integration. His reign, despite the fact that it is plagued with lots of corruption and authority’s inefficiency, guarantees high-quality ability for the future.

The weather is subtropical at the Crimean Peninsula. Rainfall is distributed, and maximum within the west and north, and least inside the east and southeast.

Winters range from cool alongside the Black Sea to bloodlessly cold farther inland.

Summers are usually warm throughout the parts of the country, except when you heading south.

The rest of the countries climate is temperate.

Average rainfall is 50 cm (20 in) a 12 months, with variations in distinctive regions.

The country observes four seasons and temperature drops to around -8 deg C for around 2 months, and ranges up to 25 deg C. The temperatures ranges between 8 to 15 deg C for most part of th year

Ukraine became Christianized by means of St.Volodymyr in 988. But under the Soviet rule,

churches and religion where faced with strong oppression, suppression and political manipulation,

a situation that ended with the announcement of independence in 1991.

Based on a 2003 survey, over 90% of the populace claim to be Christians, and was frequently from one of the 3 Christian denominations present in the country:

  • the Ukrainian Orthodox Church—Moscow Patriarchate (10.7%),
  • the Ukrainian Orthodox Church—Kiev Patriarchate (14.8%),
  • the Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church (1%).

About 64% of the religiously lively population are individuals of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, additionally referred to as the Uniate, Byzantine, or Eastern Rite church.

Roman Catholics declare approximately 2% of the population and are largely focused inside the formerly Austro-Hungarian and Polish western territories.

Other Christian groups also found in the region includes;

  • Baptists,
  • Pentecostals,
  • Jehovah 's Witnesses,
  • Mormons,
  • Anglicans,
  • Lutherans,
  • Methodists,
  • Calvinists,
  • Pentecostals
  • Evangelicals.

The head of the Spiritual Directorate of the Muslims of Ukraine estimates that there are as many as two million Muslims registered in the country's Muslim community. Islam is practiced especially by the Tatar population of the independent republic of the Crimea.

There are also 300,000 Jewish worshippers in the country. Small groups of Buddhists, Baha'is, and Hare Krishnas can also be found.

The constitution however offers for freedom of religion and this is normally respected. However, a few smaller and nontraditional non secular organizations have reported issues in meeting

government registration necessities.

An All-Ukrainian Council, composed of contributors from various religions, meets regularly with the State Committee of Religious Affairs to discuss capability issues among religions.

Kiev, Ukraine's important cultural center, is regarded for its beautiful church buildings and golden-domed cathedrals, although tons of its classic structure became destroyed or obscured by Communist planners. The cathedral of St. Sophia, constructed within the 11th century, is one of the best examples of Russo-Byzantine architecture.

Another major traveler attraction is the Golden Gate, an eleventh-century fortification restored in

  1. Lviv (previously Lvov) offers architectural sights ranging from late-13th-century Russian to 16th-century Gothic structures.

In 2003, approximately 12.6 million site visitors arrived in Ukraine, over 5 million of them are Russian citizens. There were 32,572 lodge rooms with 86,243 beds in the country and an occupancy rate of 30%.

A valid passport is needed for all vacationers to go into Ukraine. Visas are not required for residents of Japan, Canada, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, the United States, and the European Union internationals, for stays of as much as 90 days. To visit the country from any other where, the travelers need a visa. Medical insurance which covers Ukraine is required for all US residents.

Like Russian, Ukrainian is a Slavic language. It has several exceptional vowel and consonant sounds, however. It is written within the Cyrillic alphabet however has 3 greater letters.

Ukrainian began to emerge as a separate language from Russian around the 12th century. Ukrainian is the legit language and is spoken by approximately 67% of the populace.

Russian is Also allowed and is spoken by about 24% of the populace.

Other languages encompass Romanian, Polish, and Hungarian.

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Ukraine was first populated by nomadic tribes and in later years, would turn out to be a part of other nations, first Poland and later Russia. The Ukrainians made efforts to maintain their culture and keep it alive even with lots of limits imposed on them by Russia. Russia even banned the use and study of the Ukrainian language at one point in time.


When the Soviet Union took over control of Russia and all its neighboring countries which Ukraine was part of, thing became even worse. In order to maintain power in the region the then ruler of the Soviet Union (Joseph Stalin) Created a man made famine in the area which killed millions of people. World War II saw the killing of about 1 million Ukrainian Jewish human beings by the German Nazi's. Another disaster struck the Ukraine in 1986 when the Chernobyl nuclear strength plant exploded. The Soviet Union attempted to hide the catastrophe and refused global assist.


Finally, the Soviet Union collapsed and Ukraine became an independent country in 1991. There are over 900 faculties, technical schools, vocational faculties, universities, and different institutes of higher education present in the country. The leading university in the country is the Kyiv-Mohyla Academy which was founded in 1632. Other universities are:

• Lviv University (1795)

• Kharkiv University (1804)

• Taras Shevchenko National University (1834)

• Odessa University (1868)

..and many more


Ukraine, is located in Eastern Europe and is the second largest country in Europe. Sharing borders with Poland and Russia and the Black Sea. Ukraine sits at a strategic arc of importance at the crossroads between Europe and Asia. Ukraine's capital, Kiev, is placed in the north central part of the country.

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  • UniversityKharkiv National M ...
  • University Establishment1805
  • Course Duration6 Years
  • Language of TeachingEnglish

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Eligibility Criteria Minimum Age : 17 Years Maximum Age : 29 Years Marks in Class XII : 50%

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