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Zaporozhye State Medical University

Zaporizhia State Medical University is a self-governing, an autonomous body of Ukraine. It is one of the oldest University of Ukraine with IV level of accreditation. The University has a total of 5 academic buildings, 5 hostels for the student, a library, 2 canteens, a café, and a concert hall. All the academic buildings of the University and hostel have access to Internet facility. Students can easily access wifi on the University campus. The University campus has three gyms for students, a stadium for playing football, swimming pool, volleyball, tennis court, fitness club, and sports ground for handball. The University has one electronic library and electronic catalogs are also available in the scientific library of the University. The University has many modern computer technologies for its students which are included in the teaching process. The management and the scientific research department are one of the prioritized activities of the University.
Zaporizhia State Medical University is the only University in Ukraine which has its own clinic, training center for students where practical classes are conducted. Each year thousands of students enter Ukraine for studying Mbbs from Abroad.

Why Choose Zaporizhia State Medical University

  • Zaporizhia is a world ranked University and is ranked in number 11357, out of 20,000 universities in the world by Webometrics.
  • The University has a total of 70 professors for doctors of science, 300 assistant- professors, and honorary workers of science and engineering along with state prize winners are included in the research work.
  • The University is recognized by MCI (Medical Council of India) and WHO (World Health Organization).
  • The University takes care of its student by providing full body check up annually as a preventive measure in the best clinics of the city.
  • Along with Mbbs, the University is also focused on providing higher medical education for the students.
  • More than 2000 foreign students are studying at the University in different countries.
  • Classes are conducted in the English language mainly for foreign students.
  • The university has already trained students from Asia, Latin America, Europe, and Africa from 40 years and has also gained authority and recognition for it.
  • More than 10,500 students have got their medical education and are working in good positions in different countries.
  • The Education system of the University is based on the requirements of the European system of Education.
  • For the first time in Ukraine, heart transplantation was successfully carried out by one of the specialists of Zaporizhia State University.
  • The University Scientific schools like surgery, cardiological, and Pharmaceutical are well-known schools even outside of Ukraine.
  • The University has well-qualified lecturers and professors which include Ph.D. holders,4 state Prize winners,8 Honorary Science and Engineering workers of Ukraine,1 prize winner of the president of Ukraine.


The climate of Zaporizhia is warm with a temperature of 16 degree centigrade. Summer is the best month for travelling to the city mainly in the month from May to September. Winters are generally cold with temperature going down below -3.4 degree centigrade in the month of January. The maximum temperature exceeds to 23 degree centigrade only in the month of July. Rainfall usually occurs in October which is the driest month of the year.

Beauty of The City

Zaporizhia is a city located in the South East of Ukraine. The city is not only famous for Zaporizhian Cossacks but also for the administrative centre. The city is full of architectural buildings next to Kiev and Lviv. Not only sightseeing, tourist can also enjoy historical and cultural complex of Zaporizhian Sich. To watch this colorful show you just have to pay an entrance fee of 100 UAH ($4).
Another major attraction of the city is the Dnipro Hydroelectric Station. The building is 1300m long and 60 m high. The building looks good especially at night with colorful lights and flag of Ukraine. The city has also a museum built in the twentieth century named Zaporizhia Regional lore Museum. The museum has a total collection of more than 1 lakhs historical and modern units. One can visit Sotsgorod architectural area of the city which has ancient monuments from 1920s to 30s.Those who are interested in learning Soviet architecture can visit the area.

Admission Process of Zaporizhia State Medical University

The admission process of Zaporizhia State Medical University is very easy. Students who wish to study MBBS in Ukraine are simply required to furnish their educational documents for the application process to te University along with documents like Passport, NEET Score Card, and two photographs.

After the documents are submitted, the student will recieve the admission letter within 2-3 days and Invitation letter from the Minsitry after 15-20 days. This will confirm his admission.

Next the Visa process will start which takes maximum 10 days time.

Finally after the Visa is done,the candidate is ready to fly.


The following eligibility criteria should be met by Indian students in order to get admission at Zaporizhia State Medical University

  • Passed 10+2 or equivalent from any recognized education board in science stream with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as the main subjects and English as a compulsory subject.
  • Applicants seeking admission at Zaporizhia State Medical University has to score a minimum of 60% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology combined at the 10+2 level.
  • The applicant has to take the entrance test conducted by the University and must obtain the minimum cut-off marks to be eligible to enroll.
  • The applicant must have his/ her educational certificates translated into Ukrainian language and have them duly attested at the Ukraine Embassy.
  • The applicant must be of at least 17 years of age at the time of applying for the MBBS program.
  • The applicant must hold a valid passport.
  • The applicant must be NEET qualified.

In addition, the university demands that the applicant be of sound physical and mental health, testimonials of which have to be furnished at the time of admission. The candidate must be able to provide medical certificates stating the same. The applicant is also required to undergo HIV test as a mandatory clause for admission.

Fees Detail of Zaporizhia State Medical University

Year 1st Year (USD) 2nd Year (USD) 3rd Year (USD) 4th Year (USD) 5th Year (USD) 6th Year (USD)
Tuition Fee $4,500 $4,500 $4,500 $5,000 $5,000 $5,000
Hostel Fee $600 $600 $600 $600 $600 $600
Total $5,100 $5,100 $5,100 $5,600 $5,600 $5,600
Mess expense will be extra that has to paid after reaching the University

Visa Extension will be extra. Visa is valid only for3 months. So, the students have to extend it before expiration.