Uzhhorod National University abbreviated as UzhNU is a vital state government university located in the city Uzhhorod, Ukraine. It is established on 18th October 1945 with the membership of Council of people’s commissioners of Ukraine SSR and Central Committee of Communist Party of Ukraine SSR. University’s motto is “the more we know, the more we can do”.

University has commenced first with the preparatory faculties in medicine, biology, history, and philosophy and after that followed by 15 more faculties in University. In 1900s university has become the leading higher education institute and A grade university thus, Council Ministers urged to convert Uzhhorod State University into National university and in 2000 It was renamed as Uzhhorod National University.

Today university deals in 20 faculties covering a wide range in history, geography, Science, Human Science, technology, Humanities, Chemistry, medicine, Education, etc. every year the number of students enrollment increases constantly, currently, over 1300 students are enrolled in University including foreigners for different courses.

University Location

University is located in Uzhhorod,  UzhNU Address is 3 Naronda Square, Uzhhorod, Ukraine.

Key highlights

University Name Uzhhorod National University.
Location Uzhhorod, Ukraine.
Establishment In 1945.
Accreditation IV level Accreditation.
 Examination NEET Accepted.
Course Duration 5+1 year for internship.
Medium of instruction English & Ukrainian.
Course fees 3800 USD/Year.
Nationality Both National and International allowed.


Uzhhorod National University fee Structure 2019-2020

University offers courses at affordable package for advance learning, fees Structure for MBBS courses is written below in USD ($).

Tuition fees Yearly hostel fees Meidcal check-up fees One time charges Total 1st year fees 2nd to 6th year fees Grand Total in USD $
3800. 850. 250. 1200. 6100. 4900. 30600.


UZhNU Courses & Programs

University offers various courses in different specialization to the students. Candidate can choose their best suitable courses according to their eligibility. It provide 6 years courses in medical discipline and 5 years course in dental and Pharmacy, other faculties available in institute are mentioned right below;

  1. Faculty of General Medicine.
  2. Faculty of health care.
  3. Faculty of Dentistry.
  4. Faculty of Economics.
  5. Faculty of history.
  6. Faculty of geography.
  7. Faculty of Pharmacy.
  8. Faculty of foreign Philosophy.
  9. Faculty of education.
  10. Faculty of informative technologies.
  11. Faculty of humanity.
  12. Faculty of engineering.
  13. Faculty of military training.
  14. Faculty of Post graduate.
  15. Faculty of Surgery.

 Authorization and Accreditation of University

This university has in existence form more than 6 decades and constantly works for better quality education and wide exposure in practical in term of medical and science & research. University was praised for its advanced curriculum in accordance with European education Standard.

University has received IV level Accreditation by Ukrainian government and recognized by many top medical organizations of the world like World Health Organization, UNESCO, and Medical Council of India.

Uzhhorod National University admission and Eligibility Criteria

 Admission procedure

Admission process will only take place when an applicant will found eligible as per university norms. Admission will be based on merits obtained in examination and performance in interview.

Eligibility criteria

Applicant must be 17 years or as on 31st December of the admission year. There is no upper age limit for candidates.

Students must have passed 10+2 education from a recognized board or an equivalent examination from a recognized board or university. Students must have passed in physics, chemistry, biology, and English with at least 50% marks secured.

National candidates and internationals can apply for admission.

Uzhhorod National University Ukraine ranking

This university is a non-profit making, government medical institution offering education at a minimal cost. It is a coeducational institute of higher education ranked 36th in Ukraine and it holds 5592nd position in the world ranking. University has also listed for top medical universities in a different region of the world.