Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University

Established 1945​      

Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University

Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University abbreviated as IFNMU is an education institution of higher medical education located in Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine. The university is situated in Ivano city which is situated the northwest side of Ukraine. IFNMU is a leading higher education institution in the region, with quite a higher accreditation level. The university provides programs of continuity of higher medical education: from a Junior Specialist to a Bachelor and from a Medical Specialist to a Master and eventually a post graduate. Read More
Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University

IFNMU’s history started in 1945 and it is listed in the World Health Organization’s “Directory of Medical Schools” as well as in the US FAIMER International Medical Education Directory (IMED). IFNMU is among the very few Medical Universities in Ukraine which earned the title of a “National Medical University” by the government of Ukraine.



Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University was established in 1945. The university consists of a total of 12 hospitals & clinics. Among the few universities titled as a “National Medical University” by the government it is also a member of the association of universities, WHO, European association of universities (EAU) and a few other international organizations. Every year approximately 4000 foreign students join the university from all parts of the world, including Australia, United States of America, Western Europe, Africa, India and other parts of Asia as well. The university consists of 48 departments. In 2009, IFNMU’s Library was granted the prize for “Library of the year” in the contest where all universities of Ukraine participated.

In recent years, many significant scientific developments and innovations in the field of medical diagnostics were made at IFNMU. Theses innovation have found practical use in today’s public health measures. The university claims a vast number of patents for the devices it made, including a device that uses bio-indicators that tests radioactive contamination in the atmosphere.

IFNMU provides all-encompassing medical care to patients across the city of Ivano and even beyond when needed for 40 specialties. Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University also serves as a “National Database of Anatomy”.

The University offers A General Medicine Degree (Doctor of Medicine degree) which is a 6-year course, A Doctor of Dentistry degree which is a 5-year long course, Doctor of Medicine degree specialized in Pediatrics completes in 6 years, Bachelor of Pharmacy degree in 5-years, Nursing (RN) which takes 3 to 4 years and Prosthodontics course (MDS / Clinical Residency) with a completion time of 2 years.

How to get Admission in Ivano-Frankivsk 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.

Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University Fee Structure

General Medicine (MD/MBBS)

4600 US$ / Year

Duration: 6 Years


5900 US$ / Year

Duration: 5 Years


4300 US$ / Year

Duration: 5 Years


4000 US$ / Year

Duration: 4 Years

Veterinary Medicine

4300 US$ / Year

Duration: 5 Years


4600 US$ / Year

Duration: 6 Years

Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University Admission

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

Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University Admission Timeline

Hostels & Accommodation Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University provides accommodation for International students in university hostels. In total, Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University has 6 dormitories, in which 3 are specifically for International students. Foreign students live in hostels No 2, 5, and 6. Facilities Provided in Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University 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
  • Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University 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

    1. They can wake up later
    2. Save money ontransportation,
    3. Arrive to the university earlier.

    Ivano-Frankivsk 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$

    Poltava Medical and Dental University hostel

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    Living Expenses

    150 $


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