Ivano Frankivsk Medical University
One of the few Medical Universities in Ukraine to be conferred the Honor of being designated as a “National Medical University” by the Government of Ukraine.
Educational and Qualification levels:
Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University is one of the oldest and leading medical higher institutions of Ukraine and former USSR. The University was founded in 1945. In April 2009 about 796 foreign students were enrolled from 24 countries
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 heath of Ukraine and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine
Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University is listed in the following Directories:
• World Health Organization (WHO): Directory of World Medical Colleges
Students of Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University are eligible to apply for certification and licensure in over 150 countries in the world including: US, UK, Canada, Australia, India, Singapore, New Zealand, Germany, France, Italy, Russia, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Poland, UAE, Saudi Arabia and etc.
USA: Students and graduates of Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University are eligible to participate in the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) & receive ECFMG certification. ECFMG certification requires all graduates to have passed USMLE Step 1 & 2 (both sections), submit a final transcript and provide a copy of the graduate’s diploma for verification. Once ECFMG certification is granted; graduates are eligible for Postgraduate Medical education (Residency Training) in the United States of America. Prospective & current students of Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University wishing to practice in the USA are encouraged to educate themselves on the licensure policies in respective states. Information can be obtained by going to the Federation of State Medical Boards of United States (FSMB) website and from related sources
India: Students from India are eligible to sit for the National Board of Examination (NBE) and to register with the Medical Council of India (MCI); after obtaining an “Eligibility Certificate” from the MCI prior to sitting for the Competency test conducted by the NBE and complying with any other guide-lines of the certification authority.
| Course DetailsFoundation Course: This course is specially designed for the foreign students who do not have the necessary requirements for the undergraduate programs and also it helps to enable students to bridge the gap between school and University. The duration of the foundation course is one year.
Pre-Medical Course: This is a Russian intensive program for students wishing to continue their studies at the :Ivano Frankivsk National Medical University or any other University in Ukraine. The duration of the preparatory course is one year. Upon successful completion a diploma is awarded.
Medicine: Ivano Frankivsk National Medical University offers medical course in English and Russian language. The duration of the medical course is 6 years. The degree awarded is Doctor of Medicine (MD or MBBS).
Dentistry (Stomatology): Ivano Frankivsk National Medical University offers dental course in English and Russian language. The duration of the dental course is 5 years. The degree awarded is Bachelor of dentistry (BDS).
Pediatrics: Ivano Frankivsk National Medical University offers pediatrics course in English and Russian language. The duration of the course is 6 years. The degree awarded is Doctor of Medicine (paediatrician).
Nursing: Ivano Frankivsk National Medical University offers nursing course in Russian language. The duration of the course is 3 years. The degree awarded is bachelor of nursing. The students who desire to study in English Medium we arrange in a partner Medical university affiliated with American Nursing School.
Studying Nursing at American Nursing School
Medium of instruction: English,
ADN (Associate Degree in Nursing): 2 year (Junior Nurse)
BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing): 4 year (Senior Nurse)
Classes Start: 1st September to November anytime, once student arrives
Tuition fee: 5300$US including Invitation letter, Accommodation, Visa Support Letter cost, Registration, Health Insurance in Ukraine, Medical checkups, Airport pickup, Transport to University
ADN Tuition fee year Two: 4300 USD including accommodation and all miscellaneous charges
BSN Tuition fee from year Two to Fourth: 4300 USD per year including accommodation and all miscellaneous charges
Post Graduate Studies: Ivano Frankivsk National Medical University offers post graduate studies in all medical fields. The duration of the study is 2-3 years.
|Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University offers the following courses to students leading to a Bachelors Degree, after high school.
The University follows the Bologna process for Education.
The Medium of instruction is English for all six years for International students. The course is offered in Russian /Ukranian for local candidates. Candidates studying in English medium for all six years are given language classes for the first two years so they may be proficient in the local language for conversing with patients and everyday use.
The Curriculum taught in the University is approved by the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Public Health of Ukraine.
Candidates are formed in small groups of 6 to 10 students for teaching. Due to the small size of the student group – individual attention is possible for each student. For the first two years the students are taught in class. From 2nd year onwards, students are also taught clinical subjects and given clinical training in Hospitals for practical experience.
A student needs to read the text and do self preparation before attending class. Notes are provided for this. Students can borrow books from the library or purchase their own books for this. Students need 100% class attendance: If absent; they have to rework the class in the weekend, after due permission from the course teacher.
Each class session is graded. There are internal examinations to be passed. Each year of education is important and must be passed before the student is permitted to graduate. In addition to the University’s internal examination, the Student has to pass State Test (external examination) before graduation in the 3rd and 6th year of education. In the year of graduation; the student is tested on practical proficiency on clinical discipline at the patient’s bed (Practical Test) and on scientific and theoretical proficiency (Theoretical Test) both have to be passed before graduation is possible.
After graduation, the student can practice or enroll in over 20 specializations offered by the University such as cardiology, clinical medicine, oncology, radiology, public health etc.
The Bologna Process:
|Fees for Session in 2011-2012|
|Tuition fee in US $
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