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Vitebsk State Medical University

Address: VGMU Administrative building, Belarus, Frunze Avenue, Vitebsk, Belarus

Description Vitebsk State Medical University

  • Established: 1934
  • Location: Vitebsk, Belarus
  • Number of students: 7000
  • Language of instruction: Russian
  • Type: state.

Vitebsk State Medical University was founded in 1934 as a medical university hospital. In 1998, changes took place in the lifestyle of the educational institution: it passed accreditation and certification for the status of a university-type higher education institution and was renamed the Vitebsk State Order of Friendship of Peoples Medical University.

The university has eight faculties:

  • Medical
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Dental
  • Faculty of training of foreign citizens
  • Faculty of career guidance and pre-university training
  • Faculty of Advanced Studies in Psychology
  • Faculty of Continuing Education and Retraining
  • Faculty of Health Saving.

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Vitebsk State Medical University

Program name


  • Duration of study: 5-6 years
  • Language of instruction: Russian
  • Forms of study: full-time, part-time
  • Start date: September
  • Age: 17+.


  • Medical business
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Dentistry


  • Duration of study: 1-2 years
  • Language of instruction: Russian
  • Form of study: full-time
  • Start date: September
  • Age: 22+.


  • Medical business
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Dentistry

Graduate school

  • Duration of study: 2 years
  • Language of instruction: Russian
  • Form of study: full-time
  • Start date: September
  • Age: 24+.

Doctoral studies

  • Duration of study: 2 years
  • Language of instruction: Russian
  • Form of study: full-time
  • Start date: year-round
  • Age: 26+.


  • Friendly atmosphere for international students
  • Opportunity to receive education both at own expense and on a budgetary basis
  • Faculties of pre-university training, advanced training and retraining
  • Small number of students
  • Internships and internships in medical institutions of the city
  • Assistance in completing residency and internship
  • Courses in financial literacy and legal education
  • Among the teachers are acting doctors
  • Much attention is paid to practice.

Equipment Vitebsk State Medical University

All needy students, including foreign ones, are provided with a place in dormitories in close proximity to educational buildings.

Students have access to:

  • Libraries
  • Dining room and cafeteria
  • Gym
  • Archive
  • Reading room and self-study rooms
  • Publishing Department.

University structures are equipped with latest computers. The material and technical base is selected taking into account research needs.

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Recommendations on when to apply

Language courses, schools and children's language camps Primary and secondary education - private schools Preparation programmes for entering universities - higher education Higher education (after completing accredited programs A-level, IB, High School) - Bachelor, Master, MBA
- we recommend to apply 6-9 months before the start of the course (some camps and schools offer discounts for early booking or for lengthy study programs)
- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program,
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program,
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively

- recommended submission one year before the start of the program,
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.
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