V N Karazin Kharkiv National Medical University

V N Karazin Kharkiv National University, generally also known as the National University of Kharkiv or the Karazin University is one of the major universities to study MBBS in Ukraine. This university was founded through the efforts of Vasily Karazin and is known as the second oldest university in modern-day Ukraine. Indian students are largely opting for MBBS in Ukraine instead of MBBS in India due to advanced medical education and low-cost fee. MBBS in Abroad in this university can turn to be one of the most sensible choices of one’s life.

MCI Approved: Yes

Establishment: 1993

Location: Kharkiv, Ukraine

Type of University: Public

Mode of Instruction: Ukrainian, Russian, English

Duration of Course

The total duration to study MBBS in Ukraine at V N Karazin Kharkiv National Medical University is a period of six years including one entire year of internship. The first three years of the course involve pre-clinical study whereas the last three years include a clinical section where the students get an opportunity to interact with patients. The medical degree offered by MBBS in Ukraine is equivalent to MBBS in India.

Recognition of Degree

  • Medical Council of India (MCI)
  • World Health Organization (WHO)

Hostel / Accommodation

Public, as well as private hostels, are available for Indian students in V N Karazin Kharkiv National Medical University. On average, the hostel fee to study MBBS in Ukraine sums up to around  USD per year. However, your overall expenses depend on the preferences you make.

Also, if you take admission on time, the chances of better hostels are even more. If you get late, all good hostels may get already acquired. Therefore, you have to stay in dormitories with around three other students.

Indian food is also easily available in these hostels. PGMedica Overseas also has their own private hostels which are completely safe for students. So, if you are looking for hostels in Kant, contact us to know more.

More About Kharkiv City


Kharkiv experiences a humid continental climate with long, cold and snowy winters. The summers are hot, sunny and dry. Overall, the daily mean of this city is around 8.1 degree Celsius. January is the coldest whereas July is the hottest month of the year.