V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University is one of the oldest universities in Eastern Europe. Founded in 1804, on the initiative of the prominent educator V.N. Karazin. The University is multi-disciplinary offering courses in many subjects including medicine.
The total University enrolment amounts to about 12,000 undergraduate and graduate students and about 400 postgraduate students. The University employees up to 1,500 faculty and research staff, including more than 200 doctors of sciences, full professors, and almost 800 PhDs, associate professors.
V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University is involved in extensive international cooperation and is an active member of the international community of leading European and world universities.
Duration of studies is 6 years