Ivano-Frankivsk National
Medical University






Ivano Frankivsk National Medical University is one of the oldest and leading medical institutions for higher education in Ukraine. The University was founded in 1945. In April 2009, about 796 foreign students were enrolled from 24 countries. The number has only increased with each year.

All the educational programs of the University are regulated and approved by the Ministry of Education & Science of Ukraine and the Ministry of Health of Ukraine. Degrees and diplomas issued to International students by the Ivano Frankivsk National Medical University are legalized by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine. Indian students will be eligible to practice in India, subject to clearing all the formalities. Indian students going to Ukraine through Global Medical Foundation have traditionally performed exceptionally well in the MCI Screening Test.

About University

The Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University is one of the few Medical Universities in Ukraine to be designated as a “National Medical University” by the government of Ukraine. The university’s history started in 1945 and is affiliated to the Medical Council of India. The Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University is listed in the WHO Directory of Medical Schools and also in the US FAIMER International Medical Education Directory (IMED).

The Ivano Frankivsk National Medical University was founded in the year of 1945. Ivano Frankivsk National Medical University is one of the oldest and leading medical University of Ukraine from last 68 years and former USSR. High level of qualification allows graduates of the University to work successfully in many countries of the world, to achieve great success in science and practical public health services. Among them are scientists, heads of public health service, honored doctors.

Ivano Frankivsk National Medical University provides high quality education to students who are looking for quality education at an affordable course fees. There are thirteen faculties and a preparatory department.

Student Life

Ivano Frankivsk National Medical University possesses an excellent system of hostel accommodation. It owns three hostel buildings with capacity of over 2,000 students.

Rooms are fully furnished and consist of an apartment like system with two bed and three bed room with an attached toilet. On each floor, there is a common hall and a common kitchen for cooking. On the ground floor, there is a gym cum recreation centre including a table tennis table. Till 2014, study MBBS in Ukraine was as popular as MBBS in Russia among Indian students due to the fact that the temperature is moderate in this region. Ivano is a superb and peaceful city on the west side of Ukraine wherein this top medical college approved by MCI is available. Till date more than 3000 Indian students have passed MBBS program from Ukraine. Till 2014, Ukraine was considered to be a better option for the students with respect to studying MBBS. However, one must remember that the problem is only on the East side of the country and rest of Ukraine is still the same.