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Taras Shevchenko National University

MBBS in Ukraine

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About University

The Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv is also known as Shevchenko University which is situated in Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine. After the University of Lviv and the University of Kharkiv, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv is the third oldest university in Ukraine. In the year 1994, on 1st April the President of Ukraine legally granted the status of the university “National”. On 29th July 2009, with the combined decision of the Cabinet of Ministers in Ukraine, the university was given the status of a self-governing (autonomous) body in the department of research at the national higher educational institution.

The university was established in the year 1834 as the Kiev Imperial University of Saint Vladimir, and since then its name has been changed several times. During the time of Soviet Union, Taras Shevchenko University was among the top three universities in the USSR, along with Moscow State University and Leningrad State University.

The university is active in carrying out training of specialists on various educational qualification levels such as “Junior Specialist”, “Bachelor”, “Specialist”, “Master” and the personnel of higher qualification in the field of postgraduate and doctoral studies.  

The Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, being one of the Top Medical University of Ukraine, embraces the broad international relations with all the universities across the globe. Presently, the university has bilateral partnerships with 227 foreign scientific and educational institutions from 57 countries around the world.

The university has active participation in increasing the admission of foreign students. The increase of the admission of International students was promoted by the introduction of Russian and English language training programs.

The university has 8 educational institutes including military, geology, high technologies, journalism, international relations, postgraduate education, philology, state security management; along with 1 educational- scientific centre (NSC "Institute of Biology") with 2 colleges.

In the year 2014-2015, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv ranked 421-430 in the list of best international universities in the world as per, QS World University Rankings (Great Britain).


The university offers 13 faculties (academic departments) and 5 institutes

  1. Faculty of General Medicine (MBBS)
  2. Faculty of Geography
  3. Faculty of Economics
  4. Faculty of History
  5. Faculty of Cybernetics
  6. Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics
  7. Faculty of Sociology
  8. Faculty of Psychology
  9. Faculty of Radiophysics
  10. Faculty of Electronics and Computer Systems
  11. Faculty of Physical
  12. Faculty of Philosophical, Chemical, Legal
  13. Faculty of Information Technologies

Student Life

The university offers accommodation to all its foreign students. The hostel rooms are comfortable and pocket-friendly with all the basic requirements. The hostel offers a computer club, a sports complex along with dining rooms, cafes and dance halls.  

The university believes in the holistic development of every student and thus conducts various cultural programs and persuades students to take part in them.

Fee Structure 2019-2020

Tution Fee

(In USD)

Hostel Fee

(In USD)

One Time Charges

Total Charges

(Payable by Students)

4500$/Year 1500$ 2800$ 8800$


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