About Poltova Ukrainian State Dentistry and Medical Academy

Poltova Ukrainian State Dentistry and Medical Academy

MBBS in Ukraine

Studying at Poltova Ukrainian State Dentistry and Medical Academy

About University

Poltava Ukrainian State Dentistry and Medical Academy, also known as the Higher State Educational Institution of “Ukrainian Medical Dentistry Academy”, is one of the oldest leading universities/medical institutions of Ukraine.

The history of the academy can be divided into four periods with prominent developments at every stage. It emerged with the faculty of odontology which was established at Kharkiv Medical Academy in 1921. The faculty became the first academic functional Institution of Higher Education for the training of Doctors/Dentists. In 1931, the faculty was reassembled into the Kharkiv Dental Institute, which was then transferred to the city of Poltava in 1967.

Poltova Ukrainian State Dentistry and Medical Academy have acquired the fourth level accreditation enforced by the Inter-departmental Accreditation Commission and the Ministry of Education of Ukraine. The Ukrainian Medical Dentistry Academy was established on the basis of a resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.

There are 55 departments in the academy including 12 are graduating departments. The Academy participated in the rating of higher educational institutions of Ukraine in 2016 and ranked 50th in the "Top 200 Ukraine" list.

Breaking new ground, the academy encompasses 

  • Dental faculty of foreign students’ medical training
  • Medical college
  • Department of pre-university training
  • Preparatory department for international citizens
  • An educational scientific institute of postgraduate education

It is famous among international students due to the premium quality of education offered, affordable tuition fees, and the other facilities necessary for the holistic development of enrolled students.

International cooperation is one of the dominant activities at the academy, aimed at building healthy relationships for cooperation with foreign higher education institutions of Austria, Belarus, Armenia, UK, Greece, Georgia, Israel, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Poland, and Tajikistan.


  • Faculty of Dentistry/Stomatological
  • Faculty of Medicine (MBBS)
  • Faculty of Pediatrics
  • Faculty of Nursing

Room & Board

The academy accommodates its students in five academic buildings. The arrangement for the housing of the International students is 100 percent guaranteed. Campus, hostels, and rooms are fully-equipped with all basic and modern amenities that are required for studying and living. The University also has a sport & recreation complex, a dining room, a household building, a vivarium, and a hangar.

Student Life

For healthy educational journeys, Sports Camps & Recreation facilities are organized for the students, staff, and teachers at the academy, every summer.

The management does not limit the curriculum to only the academic development of the students but also takes care of their physical and intellectual development.

The campus houses facilities like –

  • Basketball
  • Badminton
  • Squash
  • Table tennis
  • Gymnasium
  • Outdoor Olympic-sized swimming pool

The management wants the students to grow in a study-conducive environment, and encourage them to enhance their personality to serve humanity.

Interesting Facts about the City- Poltava

  1. The city of Poltava is situated in the east-central part of Ukraine and lies on the banks of river Vorskla.
  2. Poltava was initially founded by a Danish navigator in the year 1740 and was named as Vitus Bering. Later, the name of the city was changed to Petropavlovsk based on the name of two ships of the navigator.
  3. The city is mainly known as one of the main centers of fishing; the economy of the city is dependent on the fishing industry, and seafood processing plants among others.
  4. The city experiences a boreal climate; winters are mild and the summers are pleasant.
  5. The city has various famous tourists’ spots such as –
  • Paratunskiye Hot Springs
  • Mishennaya Sopka
  • Gorely Volcano
  • Avachinsky bay
  • Kamchatka Regional Museum of Local Lore
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