Odessa State Medical University

Odessa State Medical University

  • Admissions open for Intake 2017-2018

  • 4.50
  • Degree Awarded:MBBS/MD

  • Duration: 6 Years

  • City: Odessa

  • Medium Of Instruction: English, Russian, Ukrainian.

  • Last date to apply: July 15-2017
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The university has 800 lecturers, 18 academicians, 105 professors and doctors, 407 assistant doctors and assistant professors.
OIn 2007, Odessa State Medical University was positioned 107. place in the world’s universities list.
There are more than 4500 students in the university, and more than 1500 of this are foreign students from 57 different countries.
The courses includes the equipment with the state-of-the art modern medical technologies.
The campus was built on a 27.000 m2 field and consists of 18 blocks, 48 clinics, 6 dormitories, a library which has about 1 million books, a publishing department, computer center, sports center and a modern guest house on the coast of the Black Sea.

1 September 1900, a significant event that left its mark in the history of medical education in Ukraine and for many years identified her perspective, was the opening of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Novorossiysk.
Faculty had bright prospects because great world-renowned scientists worked in it. Before the opening of the department was completed, major buildings and clinics were constructed with the latest construction and architecture. Admittedly this was the most prestigious faculty and medical establishment of the time. <
However, this good start was suspended because of Russia's war with Japan, the revolutionary events of 1905-1907 years, the first world war 1914-1918 years, the October Revolution of 1917 and the civil war. After the elapse time and the destruction of the old system of higher education, new foundations began to be make its ascent. The positive things that were founded in the pre-revolutionary times, soon began to bear fruit.
1922 Medical Faculty University of Novorossiysk was reformed as an independent institution of higher education - Medical Institute, which again turned into a leading university of the south.
In the 20 years of the previous century, basic schools were actively formed which brought the Odessa medical institute worldwide fame. Of this, the Odessa therapeutic school based students SPBotkin - professors S.V.Levashovym, P.O.Valterom and their successors were L.P.Dmytrenko, MD Strazhesko, F.H Yanovski, NA.Yasinovka. One of the founders of the Odessa Ophthalmic School was professor S.S.Holovin. Continuing its development and worldwide fame associated with the name of academician V.P.Filatova.
Even in pre-revolutionary times emerging world-renowned school of pathologists, whose founder was the first dean of the Medical Faculty V.V.Pidvysotskyy. His closest aides and students were OO Bogomolets and Zabolotny, who later headed the Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. At the same time formed a large scientific school scholar - V.V.Voronina pathologist. In his ideas formed the future prominent scientists V.P.Filatov, L.P.Dmytrenko, SI Vinokurov, L.O.Cherkes, M.O.Yasynovskyy, V.K.Zhhenti et al. Not to mention known morphologists - professors M.K.Lysonkova, M.S.Kondrat Prokofiev, F.A.Volynskoho, V.I.Bushkovycha et al. Their original work has received recognition worldwide.
Over the years of independent Ukraine, our university has developed into one of the leading medical universities with the IV level of accreditation. It is a member of the International and European Universities Association. The level of student learning and training is closest to international standards. Today, six faculties and 58 departments of the University have about 6,000 students and students, 1300 of them - the citizens of 52 foreign countries. Foreign students are taught in Russian, Ukrainian and English.
University today
Today the Odessa National Medical University remains one of the leading medical universities in Ukraine. It is a member of the International Association of Medical Universities and the high standards of training at the institution is well recognized throughout Europe and America. The University consists of 58 faculties and has a student population of over 6,000 including foreign students from very different and diverse countries. Tuition is given in Russian, Ukrainian and English languages.

  • Faculty of General Medicine
  • Faculty of Pediatrics
  • Medical Prophylaxis
  • Faculty of Dental
  • Faculty of Post Graduate Education

Under Graduate Courses
Odessa State Medical University offers following undergraduate courses to the foreign students:
General Medicine
The UG course in General Medicine is of 6 years duration and is conducted in English / Russian / French medium. Those who adopt for course in Russian medium shall undergo Preparatory course (Russian language course) of one year duration, which is in addition to 6 years. After completion of 6 years of UG course student is conferred with “MD Physician” degree, which is equivalent to M.B.B.S. in India.
Dentistry / Stomatology
The UG course in Dentistry / Stomatology is conducted in Russian medium only. The course duration is of 5 years plus 1 year Preparatory course (Russian language course).
The UG course in Pharmaceutics is also in Russian medium only. The course duration is of 4 years plus 1 year Preparatory course (Russian language course).
The academic session of undergraduate courses commences from 1st of September. For new students of I year the last date to join classes is 15th of November.
Post Graduate Courses
The Odessa State Medical University is conducting post graduate courses in 91 specializations (list mentioned overleaf). Presently OSMU is the only university in Ukraine, which is offering post graduate courses in different fields of medical science in English medium. Admissions to these courses are open around the year on the availability of seat.
PG courses are clinical training programme, which are conducted in hospitals and clinics under the supervision of guide (teacher). Thus, in order to communicate with the patients and para-medical staff, which is generally Russian speaking; the candidate is taught Russian language during the first six months parallel to PG course. By the end of PG course the candidate has to write a thesis on a particular topic, which is chosen by the candidate with the help of his/her teacher.
There are following post graduate courses:
Short term Advanced Certificate Course – Duration of course is from 3 months up to 12 months. These courses are conducted in Russian and English medium in various specializations on specific topics / techniques.
Masters Course – Duration of course is 2 or 3 years and is conducted in Russian and English medium.
Senior Residency – Duration of course is 3 years and is conducted in Russian and English medium.
Ph. D. – Duration of course is 4 years and is only in Russian medium.
PG courses in Dentistry (MDS) – Duration of course is 2-3 years and in conducted in Russian and English medium. University is conducting PG courses in English medium in following specializations of dentistry:
Orthopedic Stomatology (Prosthodontics)
Pediatric Stomatology (Dentistry)
Surgical Stomatology / Oral Surgery
Therapeutic Stomatology / Conservative Dentistry

Donetsk National Medical University (DNMU) has a very good hostel system with fully furnished rooms, quite study environment and surrounded with recreation center. The Donetsk National Medical University (DNMU) 9 hostels with the total area of 44512 sq.m for accommodation of 4356 students.
Rooms on campus are available for students. All hostel rooms are furnished and vary in size and number of conveniences. Dormitory rooms at Donetsk National Medical University (DNMU) hostel can accommodate 2 or 3 students to a room.
All rooms are equipped with bed, mattress, pillow, blanket, desk, chair, heater, water heaters and suitable lighting for both study and relaxation. There are common areas where students can play and mingle. Upon the students arrival on campus, specific accommodations are assigned and after a satisfactory health report the student will be accommodated to the room which is allotted to him.
Off campus housing can be obtained in nearby apartments. Available apartments and houses are furnished, and vary in size, cost and number of conveniences. Life in Donetsk is friendly and devoid rush. While at first some students may miss their home environment, native foods, or a hurried pace, they soon learn to appreciate and enjoy a cultural different their own.
In the hostel each room is attached with kitchen is provided for students to cook food to their own taste. Students will need to supply their own kitchen utensils. Meals may be bought from various food outlets. All the rooms are provided with heaters. Our hostels feature 24-hour access to security and emergency services, making it easy to get assistance when you need it. As a campus resident, you also have access to all the Donetsk National Medical University (DNMU) support services such as campus Security Services, counselling Services and health Services.