About Vinnitsa National Medical University.

Vinnitsa National Medical University was founded in 1921. In 1960 the educational institution was named after M.I.Pirogov, in 1984 he was awarded the Order of Honor. Since 1994, the Vinnytsia Medical Institute has been certified and accredited to the IV level of accreditation and has been granted the status of the University. The national status of the university was acquired in 2002, in the same year it was awarded the diplomas of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.

The university has a high level of academic staff with academic degrees and titles. Almost every sixth lecturer at the university is a doctor of sciences, a professor. Students are trained by 126 doctors of sciences and 677 candidates of sciences. There are 25 Honored Scientists and Technicians of Ukraine, Honored Workers of Higher Education and Education of Ukraine, 3 Academicians of the Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 12 Honored Doctors of Ukraine, 5 Winners of the State Prize of Ukraine.

In the educational process and management of the university, computer technologies are widely implemented. There are 26 computer classes, 4 channels of the Internet network, access to which students, postgraduate students and teachers are free.

The University has 12 scientific schools. The University supports creative contacts and collaborates with medical faculties of universities of 19 foreign countries (including the USA, Germany, France, England, Russia, etc.), there are close links with clinical departments with 28 foreign pharmaceutical companies. Teachers of departments are involved in the implementation of 62 international projects.

University rector - Vasil Maksimovich Moroz, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor, Full Member of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, Head of the Association of the Rectors of the Medical Universities of Ukraine, Hero of Ukraine. Honored Worker of Science and Technology of Ukraine. Laureate of the State Prize of Ukraine in the field of science and technology.


Rector's message

Dear students and future colleagues!

For the past 90 years, VNMU has trained over 44 thousand doctors and specialists who have gone on to meet the health care needs of the citizens of Ukraine, as well as over 6.5 thousand doctors who have gone on to work in 106 countries of Asia, Africa, Middle East, Latin America and Europe. Our graduates provide medical care, render medical aid to the population of their countries and abroad, work in institutions of higher education, and head many state and private medical establishments.

VNMU is a multiprofile centre that emphasizes training, specialization, improvement of its medical, scientific-pedagogical staff and conduct significant scientific-methodical, experimental work, representing all branches of medicine.

VNMU continues to build new facilities, expand its faculties and modernize its education program.

VNMU is known nationally and internationally for its high quality of specialist training, and was rated by the International Personnel Academy ranking of schools of higher education as one of the best institutions in Ukraine in 1995, 1997, and 2000. For 1997 and 2000, VNMU was determined to be among the best educational medical establishments and was awarded with a special Diploma.

These efforts were recognized by the President of Ukraine, Supreme Council of Ukraine, the Minister of Education and Science, Public Health, the President of National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, deputies of Vinnytsya region, the head of Vinnytsya Regional State Administration, Vinnytsya city mayors, representatives of many educational institutions of Ukraine and foreign countries.

Foreign graduates recommended themselves by the high quality of training at VNMU, which trains them more than 50 years. Today, at the University study almost 1500 foreign citizens from 63 countries (Europe, Asia, Middle East, Africa, Latin America and CIS). Each year the University receives more than 20-25 delegations from embassies, representative offices, foreign firms for scientific cooperation and organization of training of foreign nationals.

Each year 15-20 scientific conferences, congresses and symposia are held at the university, what testify to high prestige of the university, its staff significant contribution to the development of education and science. In 2010, dedicated to the 200th birth anniversary of M.Pirogov held V International Congress «Pirogov’s readings» in the framework of which also was conducted the XXII Congress of Surgeons of Ukraine, within 5 days 2173 delegates from 28 countries took part in the congress. In 2012 university staff was awarded by — «Leader of the national ranking assessment of higher educational institutions in Ukraine» and the Gold Prize «Recognition of the Year — 2012» for the development of international cooperation.>

The university has one of the highest among the educational institutions of Ukraine sufficient level of teachers with academic degrees and titles. Every sixth teacher — Doctor of Science, Professor. As of 01.01.2013 the University staff is 1646. The teaching staff consists of — 812 persons, among them 120 doctors of science including 75 professors, 17 academicians, and 5 members-correspondents of Academies of Science, 4 Honoured Workers of Higher School and Education of Ukraine, 559 candidates of science including 283 associate professors, 12 Honoured Physicians of Ukraine ,teachers with no degree — 138. Seven lecturers were given honorary titles of the Honoured Scientist and Technologist of Ukraine, and many of its research workers are laureates of the State Prize of Ukraine and 1 laureate of the State Prize of Belarus.

The University is developing dynamically, over the past 15 years, were organized faculties of dentistry and pharmacy, began training in five new specialties, opened part-time (by correspondence) training in pharmacy, organized department of internal and family medicine for major faculties and the Faculty of postgraduate training, which operates on the basis of medical institutions in Khmelnitsky. Improving physicians on family medicine is a significant contribution of the university staff to implementation of modern concept of the system of public health services in Ukraine.

The university has perfect material — technical and methodological bases, were created the following centers — new information technologies, scientific-research, diagnostic, medical psychological advisory center, educational and scientific-industrial complex — institution of rehabilitation of disabled persons, educational-industrial complex — dental clinic. They are equipped with modern facilities, which contributes to a combination of educational process and rendering of medical aid.

We built a new education building where placed four departments and laboratories of research center. At present a modern library with bookdepository for 500,000 books is in the process of construction.

We carry out a program of significant reconstruction of students dormitories on creation in them hotel like rooms. For the nearest future our plans are to open university students polyclinic and drugstore. All these transformations are realized with funds earned by university employees providing educational and other services.

Computer technologies are widely used in the training process and management of the University. Operates 32 computer classrooms, using 4 Internet channels, with free access for students, postgraduate students and teachers.

University staff takes an active part in the development of a fundamental reform of higher medical education and social protection of students, teachers, high school pensioners, protection of training databases for medical education.

Among our foreign graduates: the head of the military hospital in Panama, Deputy Minister of Health of Angola, trusted doctor of the President of Syria, the head of large cardiology clinic in Chicago. The majority of foreign graduates praiseworthy represent our university in 106 countries.

The University maintains close relations and cooperate with medical faculties of 19 foreign countries (including the U.S., Germany, France, England, Russia, etc.), clinical departments have close ties with 28 foreign pharmaceutical firms. Departments’ teaching staff involved in implementation of 72 international projects.

Our university is rich in traditions, among them:

  • Deep respect for student personality;
  • Administration’s democracy with students at all levels;
  • high demands for knowledge’ mastering;
  • strict compliance with the statute, regarding educational discipline and behavior in higher schools.

University promotes creative abilities of students, creates conditions for their harmonious development. Every year organized more than 12-16 exhibitions of student amateur painters.

In Ukraine, well known artistic achievements of university folk collectives – folk choir «Nadbuzhanka», dance ensemble «Druzhba», vocal band «Vizerunky». The university graduates are: Mykola Bilkun — Ukrainian humorist, Victoria Petrushenko – singer, People’s Artist of Ukraine, professor of surgery department № 1. At the university’s library in literary association participates more than 30 students and staff members.

Our students represent university in city’s, regional, national and international sports contests.

Welcome to National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsya!

About Faculty of General Medicine

The structure 38 faculty departments, including 23 clinical and 15 theoretical. Among the departments — 5 fundamental profile, 4- humanitarian and socio-economic profile and 31 professionally-oriented. The Department 469 teachers, of which — 336 (71.6%) have a degree, including — 67 doctors (14.3%), 269 candidates (57.4%). The Institute’s State Prize of Ukraine Professor O. Gnatyuk Assoc. VN Olhov, Honored Worker of Science of Ukraine, Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, Hero of Ukraine Rector Prof. V.N. Frost, Academician of Higher School of Ukraine prof. G.K. Paly, 4 Honored Scientist of Ukraine, Honored With Inventor and Innovator of Ukraine, 2 Honoured Worker of Education of Ukraine, 16 members of international, foreign and alternative academies, 8 distinguished doctors of Ukraine.

Almost all of the department of medical faculty №1 headed doctorate. At eleven departments, each teacher has a degree, but in twelve departments are a 2-3 doctorate. Highly qualified faculty provides an introduction to the educational process and practice of new medical technologies and techniques. In the 2005/2006 school year, a freshman introduced a credit-modular form of training students required the departments of management of significant organizational and educational support.

Teachers faculty are actively working on the creation and publication of textbooks and teaching aids. Various publishing houses published textbooks and teaching aids, the authors are professors and associate faculty O.I. Gnatyuk, B.F. Mazorchuk, P.P. Shaparenko, V.M. Frost, I.I. Hayimzon, N.V. Yoltuhivskyy, R.P. Piskun, V.I. Denysyuk, I.V. Serheta, B.M. Puhlyk, Y. Bridge, S.P. Zhuchenko, T.V. Captain, A.N. Haystruk, B.A. Bolyuh, A.V. Frost, V.S. Tarasiuk and others.

Teachers in many departments involved in the development of training programs on relevant subjects, creating tests for which are integrated medical licensing examinations «Krok-1», «Krok-2».

Computerized, equipped with computer control programs necessary teaching materials and modern medical and diagnostic equipment.

Faculty staff involved in the implementation of five public health programs: the National Program on HIV Prevention, Care and Treatment of HIV-infected and AIDS patients; program «Oncology» program «Prevention and treatment of hypertension,» comprehensive program «Diabetes», a national program to combat tuberculosis.

The faculty operates five specialized certified for quality improvement and health of all population groups, address the medical and social issues of the demographic crisis, ensuring public methods of early diagnosis of the most common dangerous diseases issues for the needs of the entire population of available family medicine.

Specialty «Medicine» at the Faculty enrolled 2,712 students, including state-training, reached 1,432 persons on contract training — 1280.

The departments of basic disciplines, theoretical department, located in the morphological building and educational building №2.

These institutions operate with modern equipment specialized centers. Hospital outpatient department, on the basis of which students study, calculated on 3460 visits per day.

Taking into account the contribution to the teaching work of general surgery faculty Ministry of Health of Ukraine approved as a reference to the relevant departments of medical universities.

In the organization of scientific and methodological support, vocational training are taken into account proposals received sociological studies on the results of a survey of students and managers of health care. The faculty operates a clear system of monitoring learning activities departments, quality mastering the material; the departments and created packages of varying complexity that are used to stage the base, current and final control Rubizhne training students in various semesters of study.

Teachers clinical departments carry out medical and advisory work in key departments of hospitals adopting the practice of medical institutions of new methods and technologies of treatment and diagnosis, perform the most complex operations.


Vinnitsa National Medical University Fees.

Vinnitsa National Medical University 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year 5th Year 6th Year
Tuition Fees/Year in US Dollars 5000 USD 5000 USD 5000 USD 5000 USD 5000 USD 5000 USD
Total in Indian Rupees/Per Year 3,25,000 INR 3,25,000 INR 3,25,000 INR 3,25,000 INR 3,25,000 INR 3,25,000 INR