Lviv National Medical University, Ukraine

Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University is one of the oldest and biggest medical educational institutions in Ukraine. The university has the IV level of accreditation. The campus environment of Lviv National Medical University is extremely peaceful and void of any distractions. The university also comprises 3 huge laboratories, which are- Institute of Clinical Pathology, the Central Research Laboratory and Laboratory of industrial toxicology.

University’s Quick Glimpse

Established on: 16 November 1784

Address: Pekarska Street, 69, L’viv, L’vivs’ka oblast, Ukraine, 79000

The medium of Study: English, Russian, and Ukrainian

Acknowledged by: MCI, Ministry of Health of Ukraine

Academic session Begins: September

Number of Students: 19,100 (including more than 1,000 international students)

Departments: 78

University Campus: 14 academic buildings and 41 affiliated hospitals

Library: over 530,000 books of medical literature as well as modern computer equipment

Food: local food available in the canteens of the campus (an Indian mess is available as well)

Application Deadline: 15th September

Average Annual Temperature: +17°C (July), -4°C (January)

Nearest Airport: Lviv Danylo Halytskyi International Airport in Lviv, L’vivs’ka oblast, Ukraine

Admission Procedure: Direct (No Entrance Examination)



Lviv National Medical University’s academic staffs consist of 1,200 researchers and teachers, including 108 professors. The university is proud of its 27 academicians and 7 members of the Academy working under different levels and specializations. The youngest generation of scientists of the university comprises around 300 competitors for scientific degrees candidate and doctor of sciences and over 550 members of the Scientific Society of Students.


Medicine Program:

General Medicine (MBBS)

The medium of Teaching: English

Duration of Course: 6 years + 1-year internship


International Students’ Education:

Lviv National Medical University has ties with 10 special treatment centres and chain of hospitals for extensive training purpose. The university is considered as a major educational institution in the Western part of Ukraine since the implementation of changes in the educational processes according to the Bologna Declaration. International collaborations of the university aim to join the world health and education areas for exploration and implementation of the university’s research achievements. The university actively works with different medical organizations in Western Europe, India, Malaysia, Pakistan, Peru, Middle East countries and several others. Students and researchers get to work at the leading educational and scientific medical institutions in Poland, Germany, France, Hungary, USA, Australia, Canada, Sweden, and Belgium.


Campus Life: 

Lviv National Medical University comprises of 8 student hostels, sanatorium, student cafes and canteens, sports, and health recovery camp “Medyk”. There are 40 amateur groups, clubs, and workshops in the university including 3 amateur groups that are recognized at the national level. These National amateur groups are folk dance ensemble “Horytsvit” (Adonis), folk choir “Muses of Hippocrates”, folk ensemble “Medicus”. There are 23 recreational clubs and sports clubs in the university in which the students actively participate along with their studies.



Lviv National Medical University has several hostel facilities in and around the main campus. The university provides international students with a multi-storied hostel building facility with well-furnished rooms and special kitchen facilities on every floor of the hostel for students, where they can cook their own food. All the rooms in the hostel are apartment styled where each room comprises 2 beds, shelf for the cloths, a study table, WiFi, attached bathroom, free electricity, basic furniture, 24 hours hot and cold running water and much more. The hostels have parking space in the front and are at around 10 minutes away from the main campus.


Fee Structure:

1st year: 442,000 Rupees (approx.)

2nd-6th year: 344,500 Rupees per year (approx.)

Total Fees: 2,164,500 Rupees for 6 years (approx.)


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