Taras Shevchenko National University

About Taras Shevchenko National University

Established in 1834, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (known as KNU in Ukraine) is one of the best options for students worldwide admiring to pursue MBBS abroad. It is the third oldest university in Ukraine and has a rich history of culture and education. There are over 26,000 students already studying including Indian students.

The Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv has its motto as ‘Honour is Glory’ and is known for its progressive thinking and advanced learning. There is no language problem for foreign students as teaching takes place in the English language. It is ranked #601 – 650 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv is approved by NMC and WHO. Students can get relief from their study pressure by health spa and sports club provided by the university at the bank of river Dnieper.

Quick Highlights

Medium of Teaching

The medium of teaching at Taras Shevchenko National University for foreign students and native students is optional:

The medium of teaching at Taras Shevchenko National University is English, Ukrainian and Russian language. Foreign students are allowed to choose between these languages as a medium for their MBBS course.

Fee Structure 2021

Tuition fee = 4500$
Hostel fee = 1200$
Overhead Exp (Registration Fees, Health Checkup, Administration Fee, Airport Pick up, Immigration Clearance, Translation, Visa Extension till 6 year, Nostrification)–2500$
Total to pay in 1st year – 8200 $ (2nd– 6th year Fees 4500$, Hostel 1200$, =5700$)
6 Year Medical insurance with full Medical Cover bear by student only – 500$ depends on UAH
University Tuition fee can be paid in 2 installments via SWIFT Transfer from India 1st year onwards

Admission to Taras Shevchenko National University Ukraine happens in 3 Easy Steps:


Application You can fill Online Application Form to apply for a seat in Taras Shevchenko National University. Start by choosing a course you need to send in following documents, by E Mail.

  • Filled Application Form
  • Copy of Passport
  • Copy of Higher Secondary School Certificate

After review of documents, you will receive Admission Confirmation Letter in 1 working day and Invitation Letter in 3 Working Day.


VISA Scroll down further for details of visa requirements.


Arrival After getting your visa, you will need to inform Taras Shevchenko National University about your flight plans. A representative from Taras Shevchenko National University will meet you at the Airport.

VISA Requirements

Bright Future Abroad Studies has a team specialized on VISA application preparation. Generally, the Ukrainian student visa is through an interview at the embassy. The embassy is in New Delhi. Student has to travel and stay for 2 days in Delhi for the process. The success ratio of Bright Future Abroad Studies is 100% for Ukraine student Visa. There are lots of documents required for Ukraine student visa application as follows:

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