Ukraine, is a sovereign state in Eastern Europe, bordered by Russia to the east and northeast. A fully independent Ukraine emerged only late in the 20th century. Historically, Ukraine had large Jewish and Polish populations, particularly in the Right Bank region (west of the Dnieper River). Necessary actions were taken after the 2014 crisis in Crimea and eastern Ukraine for safety of International Students studying in Ukraine. Ukraine's educational legislation places great importance on system of education in Ukraine, it extends right from pre-school to higher education. There are Institutions and Universities recognized world wide and some of those placed in top ranked Universities in the World.
Ukrainian education is one of the best in the world given it’s long and rich history. Higher educational institutions in Ukraine were first established in the 17th century and even then, attracted students from all over the world. Experienced teachers and professors, a great diversity of specialties and European standards of quality make Ukrainian education popular among students worldwide. International students have an opportunity to study in more than 240 higher education institutions and gain specializations in different scientific fields. Every year, higher educational institutions welcome students from more than 150 countries.
Education system in Ukraine: Ukraine’s education system is known for booming career’s and future development. One of the major tasks for the authorities is to provide top quality education into equal proportion for the Ukraine citizens International students get their undergraduate / post graduation in universities, academies and institutes, that are not only accredited, but also have a special license to teach foreign students.
Teacher student ration in single classroom is the same 8:1, means 1 professor teach 8 students in a group. This helps the teacher and student both – to clear doubts and increase their knowledge. In the area of education and upbringing are involved 7% of Ukrainian professionals who teach 11 million students (22% of the population). You can acquire higher education in specific academies /universities or institutes certified on level 3rd-4th Quality Education.
Ukraine's education system is known for booming career's and future development. One of the major tasks for the authorities is to provide top quality education into equal proportion for the Ukraine citizens and International students get their Undergraduate / Post-graduation degrees in the Universities, academies and institutes, that are not only accredited, but also have a special license to teach foreign students.
The Ministry of Higher Education and Science of Ukraine controls the quality of educational services given to foreign students. All Universities in Ukraine are recognized by Medical Council of India (MCI), World Health Organization (WHO) and listed in the World Directory of Medical Schools, World Federation for Medical Education (WFME), UNESCO.
Degree awarded is MD (General Physician) which is equivalent to undergraduate MBBS in India. After completion student can practice or appear for residency programme in countries like UK, USA, New Zealand, Australia etc.
The student teacher ratio is 15:1. That means at a time 1 teacher teaches only a group of 10-15 students. This helps the teacher and student both – to clear doubts and increase their knowledge.
Education in Ukraine is both useful and very beneficial. In comparison with other western countries, the price of education in Ukraine is much lower. According to Expat Insider 2016, Ukraine was the most affordable country in terms of living expenses and second best in terms of personal financial satisfaction.
Foreign citizen as well as legal asylum seekers residing in Ukraine have the same rights, freedoms and obligation as citizens of Ukraine. Bilateral relations between India and Ukraine were intensified, especially in the aftermath of the successful State visit of H.E. President Yanukovych to India in December 2012.
The size of the Indian community in Ukraine, excluding students, is estimated to be about one thousand. There are about 6,000 Indian students enrolled in various Ukrainian medical/technical universities. The Indian Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Association (IPMA) was set up nearly ten years ago.
Mostly all universities do not provide hostel facilities to the International Students. Hence, they have to find their own way to accommodate. The cost of apartments is affordable in city, i.e. 100$-200$ per Month Approx. Grocery shops are there and all Indian Items can be easily available. Different food can be bought in shops, supermarkets and agricultural markets. Cafeterias, restaurants and fast food restaurants propose different cuisine.
The period of the foreign students' admission to the degree course, as almost of Europe, starts on September 1st and ends on March 1st (in special cases the time of admission may be prolonged).
If you miss some of the classes you will have to compensate with extra classes.
Your health and safety as International student is important, and therefore University has its own Clinic in campus. There are modern libraries and language centres for International students. City and regional hospitals well equipped with modern techniques. In campus volleyball grounds, tennis boards and other sports facilities are available. Cafeterias for students and cultural centres for celebrating International festivals (Diwali, Holi, Eid etc). A free service during times of difficulty, conflict or crisis.