Vinnytsia National Pirogov Medical University


About Vinnytsia National Pirogov Medical University

National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsya 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.

Now the training of specialists is carried out at 53 chairs, where the competent scientific-pedagogical staff works. Among them, there are an academician of the National Academy of Medical Sciences, 5 academicians and 5 members-correspondents of Academies of Science, 120 doctors of science, professors, 554 candidates of science, associate professors.

The Medical University has traditions in educational, research activity, an organization of the students’ leisure, relations with the graduates.

Material-technical basis: 3 educational buildings, modern equipment, research center and center of new information technologies, more than 780 modern computers, which are connected up to the Internet, a large library (500 thousand books), own printing house.

The Muslim Center and the Mosque function near National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsya.

At the medical university 6250 students are trained, including 2080 foreigners. In total about 44000 doctors, among them 2100 specialists of the highest level, possessing the Candidate’s and Ph.D., M.D. degrees, including more than 7500 foreign citizens from 106 foreign countries of Europe, Asia, Middle East, Latin America, Africa) have been trained.

Annually the University chairs issue 10-12 text-books of methods and other educational-methodical materials for the foreign students.

The activity of National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsya on training doctors among the foreign citizens, international collaboration and international relations are coordinated by the Vice-rector for international links.

In the structure of management of the international citizens’ education function the department for international links, the dean’s office of the preparatory faculty and the dean’s office for undergraduate and postgraduate international students.

Rector of university  — 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.

About City

Vinnitsa is one of the largest cities of the Right Bank Ukraine, the largest city of Central Ukraine, the administrative and territorial center of the Vinnytsia region. The city is one of the most attractive places to invest in Ukraine, with industrial and high scientific potential, developed transport infrastructure, banking system, and favorable business climate. The total area of Vinnytsia is 68.68 km2, and the population is 371.4 thousand people (2012).

Vinnitsa is at a distance of 258 km from the capital of Ukraine, Kyiv. The city is characterized by high-quality automobile and railway communication with all regions of the country and ports of the Azov and Black Seas. The airport «Vinnitsa» (Havryshivka) is located 7.5 km east of the railway station of Vinnytsia.

Today Vinnytsia is actively developing as an educational and medical center. The city is known for its medical, technical, pedagogical and agrarian universities. The educational system includes 13 higher educational establishments, 40 secondary schools (37 of which belongs to the city), 55 preschools (47 of which belong to the city) and 3 out-of-school educational establishments. The health care system in the city is represented by almost 40 medical and prophylactic and medical institutions, of which 15 are in the ownership of the city of Vinnytsia. The city has a developed network of private medical institutions.

Eligibility Criteria: For Medicine Course

One must fulfil in the eligibility clauses mentioned below to take admission to National Pirogov Memorial Medical University for the MBBS course:

  • Age should be 17 years and above at the time of enrollment.
  • The exams like NEET are required.
  • The applicants must have cleared 10+2 examination with minimum 50% of aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology from a recognized university.

Hostel Facilities

National Pirogov Memorial Medical University offers convenient hostel rooms for worldwide students coming to study medicine:

  • National Pirogov Memorial Medical University provides hygienic hostel facilities to the students.
  • The students can stay on the basis of twin sharing, which means 2-3 students in 1 room.
  • The boys and girls are provided with separate floors in hostel premises.
  • The hostel provides a high standard of security to students round the clock.
  • The institute provides free internet connection for study and fun purpose.
  • The hostel provides a mess facility offering 3 times fresh and nutritious multiple cuisines.
  • A common kitchen is provided to the students to cook their own food of choice anytime.
University  1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th year 5th Year 6th Year Total
Vinnytsia National Medical University Fees Structure 5000$ 5000$ 5000$ 5000$ 5000$ 5000$ 30000$
INR 3,50,000/- 3,50,000/- 3,50,000/- 3,50,000/- 3,50,000/- 3,50,000/- 21,00,000/-


  • 1 USD = 70 INR
  • Food (Mess) 1000$ Per Year 
  • Hostel Fees 500$ - 1000$ Per Year