79010, Ukraine, Lviv, 69 Pekarska str.
Tel: 38(032)2767818, 2755927, 2757541
Admission conditions for foreign citizens.
Foreign citizens willing to study at the Lviv National Medical University apply to International Affairs Office for official “Invitation to Study”.
In order to get “Invitation to Study” candidate have to present: passport copy, copy of the High School Diploma and Transcripts, consent to use personal data.
Candidate have to send copies of those documents to the
or by Fax: 38 (032)2767818.
After documents’ examination they are sent to Ukrainian State Centre of International Education.
The abovementioned Centre checks all sent information and gives to Invitation special registration number. After that University prints Invitation to study, sends it to the candidate. In some cases University can propose to the candidate payment in advance, before sending the Invitation.
As a rule this document is sent by Federal Express rapid delivery mail. For this purpose it is necessary to have exact mailing address, phone/fax number of the candidate. Due to courier service “Invitation” receives the candidate in 3-5 days. After coming to Ukraine the expenses for delivery are to be reimbursed to the University.
Simultaneously, International Affairs Office prepares (and sends) to the Ministry of Education and Ministry of Foreign Affairs information about applicant for legal reasons of issuing Visa and legal crossing the border by the applicant. Candidates to study have to pay for providing “Visa Support” to the account of Ukrainian State Center of International Education (details at http://studyinukraine.gov.ua). This payment can be done by the candidate personally or by the Company-Representative of the University through which this candidate applies to study.
Having got the “Invitation to Study” foreign candidate have to apply to the Ukrainian Embassy for obtaining Visa.
To apply for Visa one must have the Original “Invitation to Study” and Originals of Documents, mentioned below.
Before arriving in Ukraine applicant have to inform the International Affairs Office about exact date, time and way of coming (plane, train, etc.), because he must be picked up in the airport and it is necessary to prepare for such meeting special letters for Immigration Office.
After arrival in Ukraine, passing the Entrance Interview, signing the “Contract for Study”, doing all necessary payments to the University student will get the Registration in Police Department.
First year students have to pay Tuition and Hostel Fees for the whole year in full.
Beginning from the second year student can pay Fees for semesters.
Foreign students are obligated to have valid health and accident insurance.
The legal system of Ukrainian education
All the educational programs are regulated by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and the Ministry of Health Care of Ukraine. The diplomas and certificates issued to graduated foreign students by the Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University are legalized by the Ministry of International Affairs of Ukraine.
Admission documents required
a. Application to the name of the Rector of the University with request for enrollment for studies at the University on the commercial basis;
b. Completed application form (including full name, date of birth, passport number, citizenship, permanent address, phone, fax and e-mail of applicant);
c. Original of Transcript of high school or college/university education with complete listing of courses, together with Originals of all diplomas, certifications and licenses (should be translated into Ukrainian language and legalized by the Notary public and by the Ukrainian Embassy in your country);
d. Original of Birth Certificate (should be translated into Ukrainian language and legalized by the Notary public and by the Ukrainian Embassy in your country);
e. Copy of inner page(s) of Passport
f. Results of physical examination (should be translated into Ukrainian language and legalized by the Notary public and by the Ukrainian Embassy in your country);
g. Results of laboratory test for the presence of the AIDS virus (should be translated into Ukrainian language and legalized by the Notary public and by the Ukrainian Embassy in your country);
h. 12 photographs measuring 3×4 cm each.
The Tuition Fees for foreign citizens in Ukraine are determined by fixed order of the Ministry of Education and Science, the Ministry o Finance and the Ministry of Economics of Ukraine.
Foreign citizens can be enrolled to the University after their Chemistry and Ukrainian or English Entrance Interview results (Inteviews start after August 15).
Foreign citizens, who are given with state grants according to the international agreements, general state programs, other international obligations ofUkraine, can be enrolled to the University on the basis of the documents from the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine within the limits of state order.
Foreign citizens can be enrolled to the University after signing the Contract for study with the University and having paid Tuition and Hostel Fees.
The educational program of all faculties of Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University is conducted in Ukrainian and English languages (according to the choice).
AcademicYear starts September 1.
Preparatory course starts October 1.