First foreign students have been enrolled in the Grodno State Medical University since 1992. In 1995 it was decided to establish a faculty for international students.
For educational process Russian and English as medium of instruction are used (at the election of the student). The course of study lasts 6 years. International students are offered two forms of instruction:
Russian medium instruction (all practical and theoretical courses are taken in Russian as medium of instruction);
English and Russian medium instruction (all practical and theoretical courses are taken in English as medium of instruction, and for the communication with patients Russian language as medium of instruction is used).
Diplomas of our University are recognized by the WHO. They are recognized by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates and Medical Councils of India, Lithuania, the United States of America. The graduates of our University confirm their qualification in the USA, Great Britain, Australia, India, Syria, Pakistan, Germany, Poland and many other countries.