Vinnitsa National Medical University is a government co-education medical university for MBBS in Ukraine. The University is located in the city of Vinnytsia and is accredited/recognised by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, Medical Council of India (MCI) and World Health Organisation (WHO). This means that Indian students are eligible to sit for FMGE or MCI Screening Test after completing their degree from Vinnitsa National Medical University. The University is approximately 260 km away from the capital city of Kyiv and it takes about 3 hours to travel between the two cities via train. Vinnytsia is well connected and transportation to Vinnitsa from Kyiv is easy. Your complete studies will be in English medium and the local language will be taught to you for easy conversation with the locals during your stay in Ukraine.
The degree awarded by Vinnitsa National Medical University is called MD (Physician) and the course duration is 6 years. The degree is also recognised by International Medical Education Directory (IMED), US Education Department and General Council Of Medicine of Great Britain. The climate in Vinnitsa is moderate continental. The average temperatures are 5 degrees in January and 18 degrees in June.
Hostels and Others:
Vinnitsa National Medical University has its own hostel located within 2-3 minutes walking distance from the University’s campus. The hostels host both girls and boys providing relief to parents about the security of the students. The rooms provided in the hostel are fully furnished with central heating facility present in every room. Rooms are available on sharing basis. Proximity to the University makes it easy for the students as they have to walk 200 meters from the main gate of the University.
Rooms on campus are available to students. All hostel rooms are furnished and vary in size and number of conveniences. Dormitory rooms at VNMU hostel can accommodate 2 or 3 students in one room. All rooms are equipped with beds, mattress, pillow, blanket, desk, chair, heater, water heaters and suitable lighting for both study and relaxation. There are common areas where students can play and mingle. Upon the student’s arrival on campus, specific accommodations are assigned and after a satisfactory health report, the student will be accommodated to the room which is allotted to him or her. Students who want a single room can also get the same.
Foreign Students Department:
The cultural leisure of the students is varied: there are 36 amateur circles and studios (dancing, national instruments one, folklore ensemble, folk choir “Nadbuzhanka”, 28 sports circles). For more than 40 years, the National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnitsa has been training medical personnel from countries of Asia, Africa, Latin America and Europe (including Greece, Portugal, Spain, Germany, Middle East, France, Sweden, Canada etc.).