Kyiv Medical University of UAFM, Kyiv

Private Higher Educational Establishment “Kyiv Medical University” (est. 1992) is the biggest private higher educational medical institution in Ukraine. As of November 2018, around 3200 students (30% of which are international students that came to study from over 56 countries) are studying here. The university offers all levels of training: – Preparatory sections for ukrainian and international students; – Three faculties: medical, dental and pharmaceutical; – Postgraduate education: internship, clinical residency and PhD studies.

Languages of study:         RU, UA, EN




Kyiv Medical University of UAFM, Kyiv

Kyiv Medical University is the best private institution of higher education (Rating-2019), about 3,500 people, 500 interns and 3,000 students’ study at the university, 35% are foreign students from 56 countries.

Kyiv Medical University was founded by Valery Volodymyrovych Pokanevych  (1950-2012) – Honored Doctor of Ukraine, Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor, Director General of the Ukrainian Association of Traditional Medicine, Chief Freelance Specialist of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine in “Folk and Alternative Medicine”.

VV Pokanevych was at the origins of building a system of human resources in the field of folk and alternative medicine of Ukraine. At his initiative and participation in 1998, the medical specialty “Doctor of Folk and Alternative Medicine” was launched, which was included in the list of medical positions in health care facilities.

In 1992, Pokanevych VV created Kyiv Medical University, whose work was based on the need to introduce the most effective, scientifically sound methods and tools of folk and alternative medicine to the complex therapy of diseases in the system of medical institutions of Ukraine. The implementation of this concept is reflected in the functioning and development of a new type of higher education, the education of whose students today is a combination of the principles of classical and folk and alternative medicine, which VV dreamed of. Pokanevich.

The university trains specialists in the field of training 22 “Health” at the faculties: medical specialty “Medicine” (222), term of study – 6 years, form of study – full-time, dental faculty, specialty “Dentistry” (221), term of study – 5 years, form of study – full-time, “Pharmacy. Industrial Pharmacy” (226), forms of study – full-time and part-time, terms of study 5 and 5.5 years, respectively.

About 500 faculty members work on the introduction of the latest educational technologies, improvement of clinical and educational bases, equipping of support departments, improvement of the material and technical base of the University and comfort of students, not counting the administration. The number of graduates today is about 4,000 people.


The introduction of useful experience and the creation of a new one has always been the hallmark of Kyiv Medical University. In 2017, the idea arose to create a territorially separate unit of the university. The choice fell on the “most student” city of Ukraine – Kharkiv.

It was in Kharkiv, on February 21, 2018, that the Kharkiv Institute of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences of the Kyiv Medical University was inaugurated. Having opened its doors to students in February this year, the Institute is rapidly gaining momentum, showing a high level of quality of education and service. Passing the stage of attitude, we try to actively implement all the useful achievements of the University of Kiev.

The main goal is to provide high-quality theoretical and practical training of specialists using the latest educational methods and technologies and to organize the educational process within the policy of zero tolerance to corruption (Corruption free University). The teaching staff of the Kharkiv Institute consists of doctors and candidates of sciences, professors and associate professors who are fluent in English and have experience in teaching foreign students.

The building of the Institute is located in the heart of the city – five minutes’ walk from the station. metro Architect Beketov on a cozy street.

Each classroom is equipped with at least one plasma smart TV, which allows the teacher to conduct each lesson, accompanied by a presentation, educational videos, etc.

We have an extensive video surveillance system, which, firstly, guarantees the safety of all students, and secondly helps to control the quality of educational services.

Each student is provided with textbooks and access to simulation equipment, which allows them to practice certain practical skills without even leaving the classroom.

List of Specialties In the fields of


222 “Medicine”

Medical Faculty

Term – 6 years

Form of learning – full-time


221 «Dentistry»

Dental faculty

Term – 5 years

Form of learning – full-time


226 «Pharmacy, Industrial Pharmacy»

Pharmaceutical faculty

Form of learning – full-time (5 years), part-time (5,5 years)

Faculties and Academic Departments

Preparatory Faculty for Foreign Citizens

Medical Faculty

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Department of Public Health and Microbiology

Department of Pediatrics

Department of Foreign Languages and Social Sciences

Department of Infectious Diseases, Phthisiology and Pulmonology

Department of Pathological Anatomy, Histology and Forensic Medicine

Department of Surgery №1

Department of Surgery №2

Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, Surgical Cosmetics with the Course of Private Medical Practice Basics

Dental Faculty

Department of Pediatric Dentistry

Department of Prosthodontics and Orthodontics

Department of Therapeutic Dentistry

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Pharmaceutical Faculty

Department of Pharmacology, Clinical Pharmacology, and Pathological Physiology

Department of Pharmaceutical Management, Clinical Pharmacy, and Drug Technologies

Department of Pharmaceutical and Biological Chemistry, Pharmacognosy

Department of Chemistry

International Faculty

Department of Human Anatomy, Topographical Anatomy and Operative Surgery

Department of Internal and Occupational Diseases

Department of Neurology, Psychiatry and Physical Rehabilitation

Department of Physiology, Medical Biology and Biological Physics


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Kyiv Medical University of UAFM, Kyiv


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