Vitebsk State Medical University (VSMU)

The Vitebsk State Order of Peoples’ Friendship Medical University, also known as Vitebsk State Medical University, stands as a prestigious higher medical education institution within the Republic of Belarus. Established as a non-profit public university, the medical university traces its foundation back to November 1934, boasting a legacy of 75 years. Achieving university accreditation in 1999 marked a significant milestone in its history.

Throughout its existence, Vitebsk State Medical University has been instrumental in training numerous physicians for Public Health services, earning accolades for its contributions. The university's dedication to excellence in medical education led to the prestigious Order of Peoples’ Health Friendship being conferred upon the Vitebsk State Medical Institute, a recognition it proudly holds to this day.

Since 1981, the Vitebsk State Medical University has welcomed international students, with over seven thousand currently enrolled in this Belarusian medical school. The university holds a prominent position in global rating systems, offering degrees recognized by esteemed organizations such as the World Health Organization, Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG), and the Medical Council of India (MCI).

Students at Vitebsk State Medical University benefit from a rigorous academic curriculum supplemented by extensive pedagogical experience, highly qualified research activities, and innovative academic training methods.