MBBS in Republic of Moldova

About Moldova.

The Republic of Moldova is a landlocked country between Romania and Ukraine that covers 13,199 square miles (33,845 square kilometers). It includes the Gagauz Autonomous Region in the south and the disputed Transdniestrian region in the east. The latter region separated from Moldova in 1991–1992 but did not gain official recognition.

The State University of Medicine and Pharmaceutics “ Nicolae Testemitanu” in the Republic of Moldova is a high education institution, accredited at national level, that offers best conditions of high and post graduate education via residency of the medical and pharmaceutical personnel in conformity with the requirements of the European education and world standards, later on assuring it via clinical secondary doctorate, post-doctorate and continuous professional training over their entire activity. The didactic process is developed in an indispensable connection with the scientific research, offering quality medical assistance to the population, and promoting the achievements of medicine and pharmacy.

The education strategy of the University originates from beautiful traditions of the medical school of the last century and strives continuously to considerable change in the way of developing the high medical education. The ongoing curriculum reform is related to the considerable renovation of the educational curriculums, capitalization of new educational offers, use of European system of transferable academic grading scale, implementation of information and communication technologies, modern advanced types and methods for developing the process of teaching-learning-assessment.

University is well known abroad for its values it produced in the field of education, Medical assistance to the population and spiritual culture. This University is always devoted to the traditions of the forerunners and at the same time anchored in the realities of the epoch we live in, being involved in the exchange of values with over 30 famous universities and medical centers from Romania, the Russian Federation, Ukraine, the Czech Republic, USA, France, Germany, Italy, Greece, the Netherlands, Israel, a fact that assures the mobility and offers the chance of plenary assertion within the didactic-teaching frame and studious youth.


The State Medical and Pharmaceutical University “ Nicolae Testemitanu “ (SMPhU) of the Republic of Moldova has a history of outstanding traditions established and developed over the last 127 years. During our history, the demanding process of educating and training our medical professionals (doctors and pharmacists), to meet the national and international educational community standards has remained unchanged.

Medical Education in Republic of Moldova

State Medical and Pharmaceutical University, “Nicolae Testemitanu“ of the Republic of Moldova is a state funded university, where international students may study on self-finance basis subject to payment of payment of annual tuition fee in advance and submission of attested documents by concerned authorities.

The State Medical and Pharmaceutical University “Nicolae Testemitanu“ of Republic of Moldova is in the list of World Directory of Medical Schools, published by the World Health Organization and has been accredited by National Council of academic Evaluation and Accreditation of the Educational Institutions from the Republic of Moldova

There are 3 faculties for undergraduate training (Medicine – 6years, Dentistry – 5years, Pharmacy – 5years), preparatory course (Language plus Biology, Physics, Chemistry – 1 year) and postgraduate courses (duration depends on chosen specialty). Languages of instruction are Romanian, English, and Russian.


Kiev Medical University of UAFM 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year 5th Year 6th Year
Tuition Fees/Year in US Dollars 3950 € 3950 € 3950 € 3950 € 3950 € 3950 €
Total in Indian Rupees/Per Year 296250 INR 296250 INR 296250 INR 296250 INR 296250 INR 296250 INR