Vitebsk State Order of Friendship of Peoples Medical University is one of the largest higher educational institutions in the Republic of Belarus. Currently, more than 6 thousand students and listeners are studying within its walls.
We offer you to get a high qualification in one of the best medical universities in the Republic of Belarus.
The time frames of academic year are strictly regulated. It is divided into two semesters:
Autumn semester: September – January
Spring semester: February – July
Tuition fee in 2022/2023 is 4800 US $
University does not provide any scholarship or render financial support to international students.
Tuition fee at VSMU covers training costs - lectures, practical courses, examinations.
Before the beginning of studies every student must undergo additional medical check-up in the clinic of VSMU. All expenses are covered by the student (about 100 US $ - first year, 50 US $ - in subsequent years).
Besides, one should sign obligatory medical policy with one of Insurance Companies (BElGOSSTRAKH or EXIMGARANT of BELARUS). The cost of the policy is 200 $ per year (in most cases medical insurance is made at the airport on arrival).
If you make visa at the airport on arrival to the Republic of Belarus the cost of visa will be about 140 US $ per 15 days. On arrival to the university the applicant is obliged to come to the Dean's office of VSMU and make registration for a year.
Each foreign citizen entering the Republic of Belarus is obliged to be registered domiciliary. The contribution rate is about 50 US $.
The cost of living in a hostel will be about 800 US $ for 1 year.
The cost of transfer from the airport to the university will be about 110 US $
Living expenses, including food, transport expenses etc make up about 400 – 600 US $ per month (depending on lifestyle).
**These amounts are for reference only