The Bachelor of General Medicine degree offered by Ukrainian universities is a 6-year study program focused on the general intensive study of the major.
The largest number of foreign students in Ukraine chose to study medicine major. Ukrainian medical certificates are recognized by the World Health Organization, UNESCO and other international accreditation bodies, and this is what made this specialty among the most sought-after specialties. Also, former graduates from Ukraine are in important medical positions around the world.
The MD degree obtained after six years is the equivalent of MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) awarded by Commonwealth countries such as the United Kingdom, Australia, Nigeria, etc. The language of instruction is English for international students. Classes are divided into small groups of 6-10, allowing each student to receive special attention from the teachers. After graduation, the student may choose to start a profession or continue studying for further specialization in areas such as oncology, clinical medicine, radiology, public health, cardiology, etc.