Poltava State Medical University

Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy)


Month of intake in Poltava State Medical University March
Year of Establishment 1921
Duration 6 years
Language of Instruction English
Recognitions Approved by MCI, WHO, ECFMG, PLAB, etc.

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Poltava State Medical University location – Poltava city

Poltava is a city located in the north-eastern part of Ukraine. It is often referred to as the cultural capital, thanks to its vibrant episodes of history and many famous Ukrainians who were born here. The modern infrastructure can be witnessed in museums, architectural sites, theatres, cinemas, cultural workshops, universities, etc. The city has a lot of greenery especially in the numerous parks, gardens and recreational centres. 
Since the Poltava city is not too large in terms of the area, it is easy for getting around by foot. The proximity within the city is such that if you are walking downtown, then you are half an hour away from any destination within the city. You can still opt to travel through different modes of transportation such as buses, taxis, trolleys, etc.

About Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy)

The Kharkiv Medical Academy, in the year 1921, established a department of Odontology which was named as Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy. Later in the year 1967, this academy was shifted to the city of Poltava and got its new name, the ˜Poltava State Medical and Dental Institute'. It attained a level 4 accreditation in the year of 2004. And finally, it has been further renamed to Ukrainian Medical Stomatological (or Dental) Academy (known as both UMDA and UMSA) which is often referred through its alternative name, Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy.
And, in the year 2021, the name of this University was changed again and it became the Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy).

The Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) serves as an ideal option for those who seek quality education at a low cost. Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) boasts of a long-term experienced faculty that holds the responsibility of providing quality education to the students. The faculties can be broken down into 6 different types along with a preparatory department as shown below-

  • General Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Stomatology
  • Pharmacy
  • Medical Nursing
  • Orthopedic Stomatology

The Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) has been chipping into numerous higher education programs across the globe for UNESCO and the United Nations as well. Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) is responsible for training the international students in a variety of medical specialties. 
In the Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) around 14,000 medical professionals are trained in their respective field of specialities. Every year, more than 750 foreign students from over 46 countries dwell in the premises of the Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) for the purpose of studying the medical speciality that fits their interest.
The degree awarded by Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) in Ukraine holds recognition among all the foreign lands and numerous foreign institutions as well. The education in the Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) is directly under the administration of the Ministry of Education and Ministry of Health of the Ukrainian nation. The Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) World Ranking is 6016th.
There are special provisions for the foreign nationals who have chosen this Ukrainian University for higher studies. The University further takes care of the physical recreation and easement activities and so; many cultural, as well as sports events, are conducted to alleviate the academic pressure from the shoulders of the students. Hence, some say the Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) is the best medical school in Ukraine.

Why pursue MBBS at Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy)?

  • The Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) is one of the oldest governmental university in Ukraine (Year of establishment-1921)
  • Very able teachers and professors ensure that good attention given to every student
  • Outstanding quality of education with classes conducted in 100% English medium!
  • The Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) fee structure is quite economical and affordable for all international students and precisely, Indian students.
  • Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) is one of the low-cost MBBS colleges in Ukraine.
  • The crime rate is zero in this green town of Poltava!

More than 8,000 foreign medical students have graduated from this University in various specialties till now. Moreover, 1426 international students are currently enrolled in various specialties such as General Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Postgraduate faculty, etc. 

The clinical centres are outfitted with the latest equipment & advanced technology and conduct training on a daily basis by ways of simulated open-heart surgeries with artificial blood circulation, kidney transplants, etc. as a part of the students' practical training.

Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) has more than 6,000 beds that are kept under observation in many hospitals of Poltava, at both municipal and provincial levels. Students have permission to pay a visit to these hospitals for the purpose of training and internships. 

The Poltava  State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) has been given recognition of the best centre for in terms of training methodology. And to further bring to your notice, this recognition has not been given only once, not just twice, not even thrice but for 11 consecutive years (period of 2001-11)!

One can never question the scientific potential of the Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) as it is represented by 82 doctors of medical science, around 300 candidates of science, 75 professors, 175 assistant professors, 2 award winning candidates of Ukraine State Prize, 8 honorary science and technology workers and 6 honorary physicians in Ukraine of Ukraine.

Cost of studying at Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) [6 Years MBBS Program]

Cost of studying medicine in Ukraine at Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy)

Year Year-1 Year-2 Year-3 Year-4 Year-5 Year-6
Course Fee 5,00,000 3,60,000 4,20,000 4,20,000 4,20,000 4,20,000

*Calculated at 1 USD = Rs. 75. The actual rate of exchange would be applied at the time of Fees payment and the student would pay fees accordingly.

Download Cost Sheet with Brochure  The other costs in the first year involve Medical Insurance, Medical check-up, arrival expenses, admission charges, reception charges, transportation charges, Immigration clearance charges, etc.

The total cost to study medicine in Ukraine at the Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) would be INR 25,40,000/-

Hostel Facilities and Food at Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy)


There are separate hostels for boys and girls. USMA Poltava has in total 4 dormitories with close proximity to the Academy. These hostel rooms come with attached bathroom and other ancillary facilities. And in each dormitory are present security guards 24X7 on duty. The hostel rooms have Wi-Fi facility and are available for 1 student, 2 students and 3 students. Housing options outside the University are also available to the students in the form of rented apartments, the costs of which are determined by size, facilities, proximity of the place. In the hostel, you will find an attached kitchen so that the students could cook food to their own taste. Also, you can buy meals from various food outlets, the Academy canteen being one of them.

Application Deadline 2021


In order to guarantee your place for MBBS in Ukraine programs, you shall really have to time your application perfectly. It is definitely a great choice if you wish to study MBBS in Europe. The ideal time to apply is always before 31st of March for the Winter intake and 31st October for the Fall intake every year in Ukraine. 
It is very important to apply at the right time to avoid hassles. The problem is not with the admission letter but mainly the invitation letter & visa process which takes around 2-3 months to be issued from Ministry of Education & consulate of Ukraine. Visa is issued only on the basis of this invitation letter. Also, one must remember that there have been few cases if visa rejection by Ukraine consulate for Indian students and hence, you should ensure that you are represented by Moksh.

Eligibility for Admission to MBBS in Ukraine


Indian students looking to study MBBS abroad having lower academics such as 50% in PCB and still wishing to go for higher quality and lower cost MBBS in Ukraine programs choose this University. 
Qualifying NEET is obviously mandatory.

Student Visa Application to Study MBBS in Ukraine


Moksh has a team specialized on visa application preparation. Generally, the Ukrainian student visa is attained through an interview at the embassy. The embassy is based in New Delhi. The student has to travel and stay in Delhi for a period of 2 days till the process completes. Speaking of the success rate of Moksh, you can consider it 100% when it comes to Ukraine student visa. There are a bunch of documents required for Ukrainian student visa application that are listed below-

  • An invitation letter issued by the Ministry of education
  • Original passport
  • 10th level mark sheet
  • 10+2 mark sheet
  • Birth certificate (in English language)
  • Medical certificates including the HIV certificate
  • Student's bank statement (a minimum balance of Rs.4 lakhs must be maintained)
  • Parents bank balance (record of minimum 6 months)
  • Transfer certificate from school/college
  • 10 Identical photographs (50mm X 50mm)
  • Affidavit certificate (Format available with Moksh)]
  • Gap certificate (only for those who had passed 12th level in earlier years)

For more information on the Visa application and process, you may call on our support team at 9699-360-370.

Indian students at Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy)

The Poltava State Medical University (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy) is a sought after destination for Indian students. At present, more than 600 Indian youngsters are in the process of becoming great doctors in this Government University of repute.
You can rest assured of the availability of Indian food in the campus. Also, since Indians are a regular feature at Poltava SMU (erstwhile Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy), you shall face no cultural or social barrier as the locals at the University are well aware of our ways of life and our preferences.

PG in USA after MBBS in Ukraine

The system of licensing physicians in USA is closely monitored by ECFMG which conducts USMLE. Indian students looking forward to pursue post-graduation in USA after MBBS from India need to prove themselves at every level, all over again.
While doing MBBS in Russia, you will have to appear for USMLE Step 1 and USMLE Step 2 CK. Though this exam is highly competitive, it may not seem so when compared to the Indian NEET PG. The exam is online and can be taken at the USMLE exam centers present across India. MOKSH is the leading name in USMLE Coaching. Currently, 1000+ Students from Indian and Abroad medical colleges are preparing for USMLE steps via MOKSH Platform. 
With the introduction of NEXT, maximum students in India are getting attracted to USMLE prep from 1st year of MBBS since it simulates the new NMC Competency-based curriculum much easily. MOKSH Coaching focuses on patient-centered learning approach which helps students score high on both USMLE & NEXT.
For more information on PG in USA, click here.

PG in Germany after MBBS in Ukraine

PG in Germany after MBBS in Ukraine is another great option, though it requires you to learn the German language. Of the 6 levels starting from A1 to C2, you need to clear A1 and A2 that would qualify you to apply for visa. 
Once the Language formalities are done, you get into the phase where you do Observer-ship from a German hospital approved by the German Medical Council. This is followed by Residency.
This may sound simple here but the process is quite complicated. To know more about PG in Germany after your MBBS in Ukraine, click here.

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Dreams shatter when any silly mistake in choice filling or wrong selection of college leads to getting a poor ranked college. Imagine getting paid seats or no seats at all due to lack of genuine guidance!
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Why MOKSH?

MOKSH is a leading career planning organization with Head office at Mumbai and having branches in more than 30+ Cities in India, Germany, Ukraine and Russia; helping medical aspirants to become Doctors. At the same time, MOKSH Faculties across the Globe help Medical Students in Indian and Abroad Medical colleges to pursue their dreams of doing Medical PG in USA or Germany.