Vinnitsa National Medical University was founded in 1921 and it is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the small city of Vinnitsa .

The degree obtained from the medical university of Vinnitsa is accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, National Medical Commission (NMC) and the World Health Organisation (WHO) .

Indian students are therefore eligible to sit for the FMGE or NMC Screening Test after completing their degree from Vinnitsa National Medical University.

National Pirogov Memorial Medical University is another name of the university. The University hosts nearly 5,500 students, out of them nearly 1,000 are international students. In the year 1999, the university received national status and international recognition in the year 2002.