Vitebsk state medical university is situated in the city of Vitebsk and is a hub of international students from different countries of the world.
VSMU is a government university
recognized by WHO and other word institutions.
Mostly international students study at medical faculty for General Medicine course as this course is taught fully in English medium of instructions.
Vitebsk state medical university also offer two more programs in English medium of instructions,Dentistry and Pharmacy.
The foreign students who are not good at English study first year at preparatory faculty for Russian language and after the completion of this 10 Months course they join their desired degree program.
1: General Medicine: 4,500$US/Year. Duration: 6 Years
2:Dentistry: 4,600$/Year. Duration: 5 Years
3:Pharmacy: 3,600/Year. Duration: 5 Years
There are good hostels available for international students with all facilities.
Many students come from the countries where the native language is not English OR they are not good at English so they study first year at preparatory faculty for Russian language.
Preparatory course fee is 2000$ and it is 10 Months course.
Foreign students are not able to continue studies until they pass a medical check up every year according to the law.It costs 100$ every academic year.
Medical insurance must be signed at the airport or may sign with one of the insurance company in Belarus upon arrival every academic year and it costs 170 Euro every year.