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TOP 3 best medical universities in Belarus

Medical universities are the most prestigious universities in Belarus. Specialists in this university are studies as a general practitioners, dentists, surgeons and so on. Today we are going to tell you about three the most popular medical universities in our county, about student and scientific activities in them.

Belarusian State Medical University (BSMU in Belarus)

Belarusian State Medical University was founded in 1921 in the capital of our country. The university has 8 faculties and 70 departments. In BSMU study 7046 students, including foreigners. There are prepare future medical specialists, pediatricians, dentists, military doctors and pharmacists.

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The best medical university students have an opportunity to have internships in Poland and Germany, also all students and teachers can participate in scientific conferences and forums. In addition, in BSMU you can become an integral part of the student’s life and participate in concerts or competitions.

Cost of education for foreign citizens in Russian language in the 2019/2020 academic year is $ 2600 and in English language $ 3100.

In addition, foreign citizens can take preparatory training courses in the preparatory department in the Russian language, biology, chemistry and physics. To do this, you need to have a completed secondary education. The term of study is 8-10 months. After graduation, the university provides a certificate that gives the right to study at the first course of universities in Belarus and the CIS countries in medical and biological specialties.

To get to the first course of BSMU without preparatory training courses is also possible. To do this, you need to come on Tuesday or Thursday from 10 to 12 o’clock in the afternoon to the selection committee. Reception of documents ends when all vacancies are completed. If there are empty seats, then the reception of documents continues until October 15.

Vitebsk State Medical University (VSMU in Belarus)

The university was founded on November 1, 1934 and it has 7 faculties and 67 departments.

The university offers its’ students participation in international forums, scientific and educational internships in Australia, Germany, Finland, Russia and Switzerland, so that future specialists can improve their research skills in scientific laboratories. There are also a lot of students’ concerts and competitions too.

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The annual cost of preparatory training courses based on Russian and English languages is:

medical business - $ 4800;

dentistry - $ 4700;

pharmacy - $ 3,750.

Preparatory training courses for a period of 8-10 month will cost you $ 2100. Here you can study the Russian language, chemistry, biology, physics and mathematics. This will help you to prepare for the study process on the 1st cours. Those who successfully complete these courses are given certificates that are required for admission to higher educational institutions in Belarus and the CIS countries. You can submit your enrollment documents to the receiving commission every month.

Applicants from Russia, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan have the right to pass centralized testing on an equal basis with Belarusian citizens or pass entrance examination like foreign citizens.

Gomel State Medical University (GSMU in Belarus)

Gomel Medical University was founded on November 1, 1990. The creation of GSMU was closely related to the lack of specialists to treat victims of the Chernobyl accident.


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GSMU has 4 faculties and 36 departments and education is conducted on the basis of modernly equipped clinics. There are study over about 400 foreigners.

The university works closely with Japan and Scotland, provides internships to its' students abroad, holds scientific conferences and forums in which both students and teachers can participate.

Students of the GSMU can engage in various sports, visit the gym or sports grounds of the university. In addition, various sports competitions and excursions are regularly held here. Students can show their creativity in creative contests and concerts.

Also students can study Russian at 1-3 courses or choose to study in English.

The annual cost of preparatory training in the specialty "General Medicine" in Russian for foreign citizens is:

1-3 course - $ 3900;

4 course - 3850 $;

5 course - $ 3750;

6 course - $ 3700.

The annual cost of praparatory training in English in the specialty "General Medicine":

1-3 course - $ 4300;

4 course - $ 4250;

5 course - $ 4150;

6 course - $ 4100.

Everyone will be able to choose something to their liking, and we are waiting for you in our country.