Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU), Ukraine is one of the oldest government universities in Ukraine. The University was founded in 1805 as the Medical Faculty of the Kharkiv University. It was later renamed as Kharkiv Medical Institute and then as Kharkiv State Medical University and presently it is known as Kharkiv National Medical University.
Kharkiv National Medical University is amongst the best medical universities for MBBS in Ukraine for Indian students who wish to study medicine in Europe. Historically, the University has been a top medical educational institution in Ukraine. The Degree of MBBS (MD – General Medicine) of Kharkiv National Medical University is prestigious and it is recognized worldwide.
Indian students are taught in English medium at the university. Practical training of the students starts from the 3rd year and is arranged in the municipal hospitals and clinics of Kharkiv city. Students are given the task to examine the patients, give urgent aid, fill case histories with their subsequent analysis, work at X-ray rooms, clinical and biochemical laboratories.
Since 1951, Kharkiv National Medical University has been training doctors from different countries of Europe, Asia and Africa. Presently more 4,600 foreign citizens are studying at Kharkiv National Medical University (Medical / Dentistry / Pharmacy Faculties, and PG course). More than 7,500 international students have graduated from KNMU since 1951. Among former graduates of the University, there are ministers and members of parliaments in various countries, outstanding scientists and famous specialists who founded their own clinics abroad.