Admission In Medical College


About Belarus

Belarus Belarus (formerly the Belorussian Soviet Socialist Republic of the USSR, and then Byelorussia) is a hilly lowland with forests, swamps, and numerous rivers and lakes. There are wide rivers emptying into the Baltic and Black seas. Its forests cover over one-third of the land and its peat marshes are a valuable natural resource. The largest lake is Narach, 31 sq mi (79.6 sq km).

Minsk city is the capital of Belarus. It is the political, economic, scientific and cultural center of the country and the administrative center of the Minsk region.

Minsk is the most economically developed city in Belarus. There are 1.901,1 million inhabitants in Minsk, and the population is constantly growing.

Transportation network in Minsk

Minsk is located on the main transportation routes connecting Western Europe and the East, regions of the Black Sea coast and the Baltic States.

Highways connect Minsk with the largest cities in Belarus: Orsha, Vitebsk, Molodechno, Brest, Slutsk, Mogilev and Gomel.

Minsk has a large railway network which connects Brest, Moscow, Vilnius and Gomel. There is a national airport in the capital.

The city has a very good public transportation system. You can easily reach any place by bus, trolleybus or tram. Minsk, like most big European cities, has a fine metro system.

education system

Minsk is a large educational center within Belarus. The main educational institutions of the country, including lyceums, high schools and colleges, are concentrated in Minsk. A system of educational values, which has a direct impact on the national identity, is cultivated not only within the family, but also by the educational system. Historically, the very point of universities has been that they were created for students. If not for the students, universities would not exist. In view of the current education system in Belarus, the majority of young people come to universities for anything but high quality education.

Approximately 130 foreign citizens are engaged in post-graduate courses at Belarusian research institutions and institutions of higher learning every year. The low costs of tuition, textbooks, accommodations and transportation, as well as the high quality of academic education, international recognition of Belarusian diplomas, a stable political situation and low crime rate are just some of the reasons that foreign students are attracted to Belarus. Annually, about 3,000 students from over 70 countries (China, Ghana, Somali, Syria, Sudan, Pakistan, Turkmenistan, Sri Lanka, India, Maldives, Nigeria, Cameroon, Angola, and more) study in the Republic. Foreign students are offered a year’s preparatory Russian language course.

Universities place free sports facilities and libraries at the students’ disposal which encourages their creative activities. After university graduation, young specialists have an opportunity to continue postgraduate education. Here, training of the scientific personnel with highest qualifications is conducted with granting scientific degrees of Candidate of Science. Establishments providing postgraduate education include higher educational establishments (regardless of pattern of ownership), scientific and other organizations entitled to engage in postgraduate education in accordance with established procedure.

Why Belarus?

More foreign students prefer to Belarusian universities. This is due to the fact that our country has given an excellent education, and in-depth knowledge in many specialties. Every year the standards of education closer to the European. Now Belarusian higher educational establishments involved 10,486 students from 84 countries! This is approximately 2% of the total number of students. By 2015, the task is to increase the export of educational services three times. In the University of the BSU currently has about 2,000 foreigners. This year we plan to take about 400 students from abroad. The main emphasis is on young people from Latin America, Africa and Russia. Ownership and departmental affiliation, all higher educational establishments are subordinate to the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus

Our state is located in the heart of Eastern Europe, and has long supported the best traditions of world-class education. In Belarus, flexible and mobile system that makes it easy to learn all the necessary knowledge. In our country, not only to welcome not only the national traditions, but also experience the world’s best universities. Training of specialists is the tight integration with science, modern technology, and creative activities of students and teachers. In Belarus, there are 43 public and 10 private universities, which hold leading positions in Eastern Europe. Choosing education in Belarus, foreign students receive high-quality, cutting-edge knowledge and skills that are sure to help in the construction of the future. A country where the training is a way of life and cultural traditions. In universities Belarus prepared not only excellent professionals but also promote the harmonious development of the individual. Students participate in a variety of concerts, festivals, conferences and seminars. On the basis of higher education institutions operate many creative groups that are well known outside the country. Choosing training in Belarus, foreign students choose a better future for themselves. This is the main reason, a hundred young people are so eager to become a student of our school.

visa process

All international students who arrived to study in Belarus must register their international passports with Belarussian visas and migration cards at the Department of International Relations at the University.

  • At the Passport-Visa Department a student is registered at the address of one of the student dormitories of the University, where a student is given accommodation by his/her faculty. In case a student refuses the lodgings the student must be registered at the actual address providing the necessary documents proving that the student studies in Belarus: the contract signed with the University, the document of payment for the studies, admission certificate, student certificate and other papers on demand of the Passport-Visa Department.
  • The contract concerning services provided by the University is prepared by a certain department which defines the quantity of academic hours, the costs of the services, the terms, and other. The originals of all the documents are kept in the personal files of international students at the International Relations department of the University.
  • International students must provide the International Relations Department of the University with exact and definite personal information.
  • International students must buy a medical Insurance policy valid on the territory of Belarus. In case a student has his/her own personal reasons not to acquire such a policy or has a foreign medical assurance policy, the student must refuse to acquire a policy in written form and agree to cover all the expenses of medical services during his/her stay in the Republic of Belarus.
  • 14 days before the expiry date of the registration in the city indicated in the passport, international students must prolong the period of its validity if the Chair of their faculty confirms that the student is determined to continue studying at the University.
  • In case an international student needs to leave Belarus for a certain period of time or forever and cannot do this with the available visa He/she must inform the International Relations Department of the University about it one month before leaving the country.
  • All the documents necessary for entering/leaving the country are submitted 20 days before the day of entering/leaving for a holiday period and only on a written agreement of the Faculty Dean.
  • On returning back to Belarus after holidays students must inform the International Relations department within 1-2 days, bring their passport and the migration card there to do registration at the Passport-Visa Department.
  • Students must change the national passports in their countries 1-2 months before the expiry date and must inform the International Relations department about it immediately.
  • On receiving a new national passport back in their country the student must have in registered together with the migration card at the International Relations department within 1-2 days after entering the country.
  • When visiting other cities of the Republic of Belarus students must inform the International Relations department of the University about it.
  • Finishing the studies at the University students must receive a leaving visa 20 days before the departure.
  • If you have any questions concerning the rules of the passport-visa regime or you need information about the rules of staying on the territory of the republic for foreign citizens, or about the conditions of lodgings and adaptation at the school campus please contact the International Relations department of your University.


  • Q1:   What are the advantages of studying in Belarus?
    • More than 6000 foreign students study at higher Education Institutions and Universities in Belarus every year. This number is increasing every year.
    • There is a very high chance of Permanent Residence & Settlement in Europe after completion of study program.
    • Almost all the courses are recognized internationally. You have the Opportunity to get very good jobs after graduation because of the high standard and general acceptance of the degrees.
    • Belarus universities have about the lowest tuition fee in the world; hence students can easily afford the cost of education.
    • Belarusian Universities are recognized internationally for the depth and quality of their courses. The Education qualification is globally accepted as an indication of a high level of competence in a broad range of fields – from science to business, foreign language training to arts and from legal studies to medicine.
    • The Cost of Education and general living cost is relatively cheap, compared to most of the other European countries.
    • Due to the high demand of the internationally recognized Universities and courses, almost all the Institutions are already open to the English Medium of Instruction. This means you can study in English Medium in almost all courses.


Some Universities in Belarus offer accommodation to students at the university. For on campus accommodation, the fee is determined in accordance with the school order and the costs may vary from time to time. Off Campus accommodation depends on the part of the Belarus the student resides and so there is no specific amount to that.

Most Universities have hostels that can accommodate as many people as possible and offers opportunity for students to have everything necessary for life, study and rest. Rooms for two and for three persons are grouped into blocks. There is a separate bathroom and a refrigerator in each block. There is a kitchen with electric cookers on each floor. There is an independent-study room, a student café, a library, a social and educational assistance center. And in most of these hotels there are separate internet access rooms for students. However, with the increasing number of International students yearly, many students might have to live off campus because of inadequate space.

What accommodation is available for foreign students?

All colleges and universities in Belarus have an accommodation department, which can help you get a residence permit and find lodgings. Most students live in student hostels, which cost around 15-50 USD per month.
Note: Accommodation also varies from location to location

With foreign students is somewhat different contract. In particular there is no point to raise tuition fees in connection with the growth of wages in Belarus. The last increase tuition fees by 30% in no way affect international students.

Suitable accommodations are arranged for the students upon their arrival in Belarus. The university provides residential hostels within walking distance of the academy. Living conditions in the hostels are standard, with 2 to3 students sharing rooms with central heating and hot water systems. Students are provided with a common kitchen with a free supply of gas and/or electricity. Those who are interested in more modern facilities can ask our counselors for a price list for the better hostel facilities.

Belarus Currency

The currency is the Belarusian Ruble (BYR).

The Climate in Belarus

Belarusian climate is moderately continental, with temperatures in July ranging from +17 C to +18.5 C, and January temperatures varying from −8 C to −4.5 C.

universities in belarus

Medical universities In Belarus

  • Belarusian State Medical University
  • Gomel State Medical University
  • Grodno State Medical University
  • Medical Education In Belarus
  • Vitebsk State Medical University

Technical Universities Belarus

  • Belarusian National Technical University
  • Belarusian State Technological University
  • Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radioelectronics
  • Brest State Technical University
  • Homiel State Technical
  • Vitebsk State Technological University