Donetsk National Medical University (DNMU)

Established 1903      

Donetsk National Medical University (DNMU)

DNMU was established in 1903 as M.Gorky Donetsk National Medical Institute, which was renamed after second world war as Stalino Medical Institute. In 1967 it was renamed to M Gorky Donetsk State Medical Institute. Donetsk National Medical University of Ukraine (DNMU) claimed the status of University in 2008. Donetsk National Medical University of Ukraine (DNMU) is among the finest and largest medical universities of Eastern Europe.

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Donetsk National Medical University of Ukraine has broad infrastructure at all of its campuses with at least 7 fully functional hospitals for students to practice their scientific research work as well as theoretical departments. In order to provide ideal training facilities DNMU offers state of the art labs equipped with the latest technological equipment. DNMU has several administrative buildings as well as hostels built on the modern lines whereas all the teaching staff has been appointed to their respective campuses. According to SCOPUS, Donetsk National Medical University of Ukraine publishes the biggest number of scientific research papers each year in all of Europe. DNMU has the honor of being the first Medical University of Ukraine which was recognized by WHO as well as by The Directory of I-Med Schools. Donetsk National Medical University of Ukraine is also the first university of Ukraine and Eastern Europe to offer Medicine and Dentistry courses in English language for International students in the year 1991 short after the independence of Ukraine. The courses DNMU offers are approved by all of the Ukrainian Medical Bodies and the courses are also allowed by the Constitution of Ukraine and the Ukrainians Legislations issued by the President of Ukraine as well as from Health Departments. Donetsk National Medical University of Ukraine is one of the finest education destinations of the world for its standing in the International rank among other medical universities of the world. For the state of the art facilities it provides and the level of specialist trainings it offers and the high number of teaching staff with excellent command over English language, DNMU is the most promising medical university for international students that also offers most affordable fee structure.

There are more than 52,000 doctors, renowned scientists, distinguished researchers, expert health service organizers from Ukraine and its neighboring countries and as well as from 96 countries of the rest of the world including Asian, African, Middle Eastern and Arabic countries, have graduated from Donetsk National Medical University of Ukraine (DNMU). Moreover, DNMU offers versatile student exchange programs with most of the European Medical Universities as well as with universities of USA and Canada through bologna process.



How to get Admission in Donetsk National Medical University

To get an Invitation Letter from any University of Ukraine we require the following documents:

  • Copy of International passport.
  • Copy of High School Certificates.
  • Copy of Bachelor Degree (if student is applying for Master’s degree).
  • Invitation Charges 280 US$.
  • Courier Charges 100 US$.

You can transfer payment to us by bank transfer or directly in our office. After receiving the documents and payment. we shall send you the invitation letter, admission letter and visa support letter by courier.

After getting invitation letter from '12 Consultants' students should contact the nearest Ukrainian Embassy or Consulate. Students can contact our local representative office also for visa information and they will assist students for their visa. Student should apply to Ukrainian Embassy with the following documents:

  • Original Invitation letter
  • Original international passport (valid for one year)
  • Higher Secondary School certificate (translated into Ukrainian language)
  • Birth Certificate (translated into Ukrainian language)
  • Medical Certificate showing absence of Aids/HIV (translated into Ukrainian language) • Medical Certificate showing physical and mental fitness (translated into Ukrainian language)
  • 8 Passport size Photos.
  • Bank Statement
  • Police Certificate (Character Clearance Certificate)
  • Air Ticket Reservation.
  • Travel Insurance.

After getting visa from Ukrainian Embassy or Consulate, students should inform us about his/her flight details with date and arrival time. One of our representatives shall receive the student at the airport. In case student will not inform us about his/her arrival, he/she shall be deported back to homeland.

Donetsk National Medical University Fee Structure

General Medicine (MD/MBBS)

4500 US$ / Year

Duration: 6 Years


4800 US$ / Year

Duration: 5 Years


4200 US$ / Year

Duration: 5 Years


3800 US$ / Year

Duration: 4 Years

Veterinary Medicine

4500 US$ / Year

Duration: 6 Years


4500 US$ / Year

Duration: 6 Years


4500 US$ / Year

Duration: 2/3 Years


4500 US$ / Year

Duration: 2/3 Years


4500 US$ / Year

Duration: 2/3 Years (PG)

Toxicology (PG)

4500 US$ / Year

Duration: 2/3 Years (PG)

Donetsk National Medical University Admissions

September Intake

Starting Date


Commencement of Classes

1st September

28 october

From 15 September

Feburary Intake

Starting Date


Commencement of Classes

1st Feburary

15 April

From 1st March

Donetsk National Medical University Hostel ​

Hostels & Accommodation Donetsk National Medical University (DNMU) provides accommodation for International students in university hostels. In total, DNMU has 6 dormitories, in which 3 are specifically for International students. Foreign students live in hostels No 2, 5, and 6. Facilities Provided in Donetsk National Medical University (DNMU) Hostels:

  • University provides separate hostels for female students, that distinguishes these hostels best among other European universities.
  • Rooms are centrally heated.
  • These hostels offer all students everything they need for good living: a peaceful, healthy, and quiet environment for studying.
  • Rooms for self-studying furnished with desks and chairs. Document photocopy & printing service is available.
  • Individual Laundry, gym, billiard rooms are available in every hostel.
  • Canteens that offers cooked dishes according to the food preferences of foreign students. Moreover, the canteen is used for celebrating different religious and national holidays in the countries which the students come from.
  • Halal Food & Products are available for Muslim students.
  • High-Speed Internet connections are available in all hostels
  • There are isolation wards in the hostels that are used to provide rooms for sick students to prevent the spreading of infectious diseases. All University hostels have following spots on the walking distance;
  • Hospital
  • Post office
  • Bank
  • Super Market
  • Barbershop
  • ATM
  • Hostel Distance from the Campus

    Most of the university hostels are located within walking distance or/and closer to the bus stops.

    This gives students three advantages;

    They can wake up later, Save money on transportation, and Arrive to the university earlier.

    Donetsk National Medical University Hostel Fee For International Students

    Room Type

    Yearly Charges

    Room (Double Sharing)

    1200 US$

    Room (3-Person Sharing)

    800 US$

    Room (4-Person Sharing)

    500 US$

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