Why Study Medicine In Ukraine?
There are many reasons to choose to study medicine in Ukraine. Ukrainian medical universities offer high-quality education to students that wish to study medicine abroad; other reasons include:
- Very affordable tuition fees and low living costs compared to the UK and the rest of Europe
- English taught courses recognised in the EU and the UK
- Established student organisations to support international students
FAQs About Ukraine
The annual tuition fee at medical schools’ in Ukraine are roughly $4,400 (approx. £3,200) depending on the university of choice. There are many different medical schools in Ukraine that teach in English so this can vary depending on where you plan to study.
Living costs are also relatively cheaper than in other countries including Western Europe and the UK.
Ukraine is a very big country. In Russia and Eurasia overall, Ukraine ranks #11 in peacefulness out of 12 countries in the region. Overall, Ukraine is a safe place to travel, whether you are visiting the capital Kiev or coastal towns such as Odessa.
In our experience, most medical universities in Ukraine are at the same standard when it comes to the quality of education. This is due to the regulations in place by the Ministry of Education in the country. However, we believe medical universities in Odessa are the most suitable for international students due to the city being well developed but also very affordable for students.
Ukrainian qualifications are generally recognised in the UK especially those that we work within Ukraine. After 2024, medical graduates will have to sit the UKMLA exam regardless of where the student qualifies and dental graduates must sit the ORE exam once they graduate from Ukraine.
Yes! Ukraine has a very diverse population and is home to many foreigners who have settled in the country. Hence, you will find all dietary requirements catered towards.