Dnipropetrovs’k State University

16.06.2016

Training of foreign students started in Dnipropetrovs’k national university in 1989.

In August 1989 the dean office on the work with foreign students started its functioning. at first foreign citizens from Mali, Zimbabve, Peru, Czech Republic and Laos arrived to study at Dnipropetrovs’k State University in the 1st September, 1989.

Nowadays in the structure of Dnipropetrovs’k national university functions the department for training specialists for foreign countries and academic exchanges. It was founded on the basis of the dean office on the work with foreign students in 2007. Over all the period of its functioning the dean office on the work with foreign students, and soon the department on training specialists for foreign countries and academic exchanges, 2700 foreign students from 53 countries of Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin and North America got higher education, 38 foreign graduate students obtained the PhD diplomas, 220 foreign students passed the training courses in DNU.

Admission of foreigners for studying in DNU is done on the basis of international treaty of Ukraine with other countries; treaty of Ministry of education and science of Ukraine with ministries of education of other countries; contracts between DNU and international organizations, firms and natural person.

Foreigners arriving at DNU start their study at the preparatory department for foreigners. It was founded in 1991 and nowadays it successfully functions. During the preliminary training at the preparatory department the main goal is forming of knowledge, skills to guarantee further successful studying of foreign students in higher educational establishments of Ukraine as well as creation of all necessary conditions for fast adaptation in the new social cultural environment.

Preparatory department provides preliminary trainings in engineering, technical, economic, health safety and biology, humanitarian spheres of study.

Subjects studied at the preparatory department are: Russian language, mathematics, physics, chemistry, fundamentals of informatics and computer techniques, drawing, country-specific studies, fundamentals of economics, history of Ukraine, biology, fundamentals of Ukrainian and foreign literature, economic and social geography.

Faculty of the preparatory department is represented by the qualified specialists. Language training of the foreigners is provided by the department of linguistic training of foreigners. It is made of 1 professor and 9 associate professors. Specialized subjects are taught by the best instructors of basic departments of DNU. There are 2 professors, 3 associate professors and 3 assistant professors.

Students live in the university dormitories – 2-3 people in a room. Cost of accommodation in hostile is 3504-4200 grn. (140-170$) per 1 academic year (depending on the conditions of life). All those who wish are provided by accommodation.

The price of education for 2016/2017 academic year

Full-time education:
Bachelor 1500 $
Specialist 1500 $
Master 1500 $
Correspondence education for 2016/2017 academic year
Bachelor 1500 $
Specialist 1500 $
Master 1500 $
Full-time education (teaching in English):
Bachelor 2000$
Specialist –
Master –

Duration of study:

  • Preparation department – 1 year;
  • Bachelor – 4 years;
  • Master – 1 year or 1,5 year after graduating from the bachelor program;
  • PhD – 3 years (in the presence of master diploma);
  • Doctor of Sciences – 3 years (in the presence of PhD diploma).
Department The direction of preparation
Department of Ukrainian and foreign philology and arts
  • Philology (Ukrainian language and Ukrainian literature)
  • Philology (Russian language and Russian literature)
  • Philology (English language and English literature)
  • Philology (Chinese language and Chinese literature)
  • Philology (Japanese language and Japanese literature)
  • Philology (German language and German literature)
  • Philology (French language and French literature)
  • Translation
  • Fine arts, Decorative Arts, Restoration
  • Design
Department of history
  • МHistory and archeology
Social – humanitarian department
  • International relations, social communication and regional studies
  • Sociology
  • Political science
  • Philosophy
  • Social work
  • Religious
Department of law
  • Law
Department of psychology
  • Psychology
  • Special education (correctional education)
Department of international economics
  • International economic relations (international economic relations, international economics)
  • Management (personnel management, labor economics, management)
  • Tourism
Department of economics
  • Economics (economic cybernetic, applied statistics)
  • Business, trade and exchange activities (enterprise economics)
  • Accounting and taxation
  • Finance, banking and insurance
  • Marketing
Department of chemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Chemical technology (chemical technologies and engineering)
  • Food technology (food technologies and engineering)
Department of systems and means of mass-media
  • Journalism (journalism; advertising and PR, publishing and printing)
Department of physics, electronics and computer systems
  • Physics and astronomy
  • Applied physics and nanomaterials (applied physics)
  • Computer sciences and information technologies (computer sciences)
  • Місrо- аnd nanosystem technology (micro- and nanoelectronics)
  • Telecommunication and radio engineering (radio electronic equipment and telecommunications)
  • Computer engineering
Department of biology, ecology and medicine
  • Biology
  • Ecology (ecology, environmental studies)
  • Biotechnologies and bioengineering (biotechnology)
  • Medical diagnostic and treatment technologies (laboratory diagnosis)
Department of applied mathematics
  • Applied mathematics (applied mathematics)
  • Computer sciences and information technologies (computer sciences)
  • System analysis
  • Software engineering (software engineering)
Department of mechanics and mathematics
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Applied mathematics (mechanics with English medium of instruction)
  • Thermal power engineering
Department of physics and engineering
  • Materials science (engineering materials science)
  • Applied mechanics (applied mechanics, mechanical engineering)
  • Electric energetics, electrical engineering and electromechanics (electric engineering)
  • Telecommunications and radio engineering (radio engineering)
  • Aviation and aerospace technologies (Aircraft and rocket building) (with English medium of instruction)
  • Avionics
  • Cyber security (systems of cyber security)
  • Automation and computer -integrated technologies (instrument-making)
Department of geology and geography
  • Earth sciences (geography, hydrometeorology, geology)
Centre of distance and part-time education
  • Philology (Ukrainian language and Ukrainian literature)
  • Philology ( English language and English literature)
  • Journalism
  • Business, trade and exchange activities
  • Finance, banking and insurance
  • Management
  • History and archeology
  • Political science
  • Sociology
  • Law
  • Biology
  • Psychology
  • Earth sciences (geography)
  • Mathematics
  • Computer sciences and information technologies

The list of faculties and specialties (master degree)

Department The direction of preparation
Department of Ukrainian and foreign philology and arts
  • Philology (Ukrainian language and Ukrainian literature)
  • Philology (Russian language and Russian literature)
  • Philology (English language and English literature)
  • Philology (Chinese language and Chinese literature)
  • Philology (Japanese language and Japanese literature)
  • Philology (German language and German literature)
  • Philology (French language and French literature)
  • Translation
Department of history
  • МHistory and archeology
Social – humanitarian department
  • International relations, social communication and regional studies
  • Sociology
  • Political science
  • Philosophy
  • Social work
  • Religious
Department of law
  • Law
Department of psychology
  • Psychology
  • Special education (correctional education)
Department of international economics
  • International economic relations (international economic relations, international economics)
  • Management (personnel management, labor economics, management)
  • Tourism
Department of economics
  • Economics (economic cybernetic, applied statistics)
  • Business, trade and exchange activities (enterprise economics)
  • Accounting and taxation
  • Finance, banking and insurance
  • Marketing
Department of chemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Chemical technology (chemical technologies and engineering)
  • Food technology (food technologies and engineering)
Department of systems and means of mass-media
  • Journalism (journalism; advertising and PR, publishing and printing)
Department of physics, electronics and computer systems
  • Physics and astronomy
  • Applied physics and nanomaterials (applied physics)
  • Computer sciences and information technologies (computer sciences)
  • Місrо- аnd nanosystem technology (micro- and nanoelectronics)
  • Telecommunication and radio engineering (radio electronic equipment and telecommunications)
  • Computer engineering
Department of biology, ecology and medicine
  • Biology
  • Ecology (ecology, environmental studies)
  • Medical diagnostic and treatment technologies (laboratory diagnosis)
Department of applied mathematics
  • Applied mathematics (applied mathematics)
  • Computer sciences and information technologies (computer sciences)
  • System analysis
  • Software engineering (software engineering)
Department of mechanics and mathematics
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Applied mathematics (mechanics with English medium of instruction)
  • Thermal power engineering
Department of physics and engineering
  • Materials science (engineering materials science)
  • Applied mechanics (applied mechanics, mechanical engineering)
  • Electric energetics, electrical engineering and electromechanics (electric engineering)
  • Aviation and aerospace technologies (Aircraft and rocket building) (with English medium of instruction)
  • Avionics
  • Automation and computer -integrated technologies (instrument-making)
Department of geology and geography
  • Earth sciences (geography, hydrometeorology, geology)
  • Tourism
Centre of distance and part-time education
  • Philology (Ukrainian language and Ukrainian literature)
  • Philology ( English language and English literature)
  • Journalism
  • Business, trade and exchange activities
  • Finance, banking and insurance
  • Management
  • History and archeology
  • Political science
  • Sociology
  • Law
  • Biology
  • Psychology
  • Earth sciences (geography)
  • Mathematics
  • Computer sciences and information technologies