4 Nauki Avenue Kharkiv, 61022 UKRAINE

Rector’s word

Rector’s word

Dear Student,

If you are going to make a responsible choice and to choose one out of a great number of Universities which to a considerable extent will correspond to your vital plans, if you have decided to devote your life to public health service then Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU) is ready to suggest you training up to the world standards which will create conditions for the successful realization of your further career.

Joining the Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU) of Ukraine may be just the thing to help you fulfill your career dreams. The Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU)has welcomed international students from around the world for more than 45 years. These students enrich the life and culture of our university and strengthen the relations between our countries.

Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU) is a modern institution of higher education with rich traditions. Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU) was founded in 1805.

Strongly internationally oriented programs provide rigorous training in all aspects of medical education. Ukraine has been a place for education, for more than 50 years. Ukrainian Universities have produced thousands of doctors and other graduates around the world.

Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU) is a research-led university and this is extremely important to our students and the quality of teaching they receive. We have links with many of the finest international universities, so we can always measure our performance against the best in the world.

Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU) has a unique place for producing hundreds of doctors and graduates around the globe. Hence it has won many international awards for its achievements and contributions to the nation.

The students who are coming every year from all over the continents are having a wonderful time. The students who finish their degrees, and return home, always carry nostalgic memories of our University and Ukraine.

A highly skilled staff team of the University will help you overcome difficulties connected with mastering the chosen specialty. In the best libraries and clinics of Kharkiv city, you will acquire qualifications that will be highly appreciated by your future employers.

So, We welcome you too, to our modernized Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU) which will be running its courses, in the English, Russian and Ukrainian medium, and fulfill your dreams of becoming a doctor. Advanced knowledge through teaching, learning, and research.

Vladimir Nikolayevich Lesovoy
Professor, Doctor of Medical Science
Rector (Chancellor) of Kharkiv National Medical University (KNMU)