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Kremenchuk Mykhailo Ostrohradskyi National University
Year found: 1960
Legal form State
Country Ukraine


Kremenchuk Mykhailo Ostrohradskyi National University

Year found: 1960
Legal form: State
Country: Ukraine
Awards: Bachelor Degree
                     Specialist Degree
                     Master Degree
City: Kremenchuk
Study language: Russian, Ukrainian

Kremenchuk National University is one of the youngest universities in Ukraine. It is still in the process of development. Although last year KrNU celebrated its 50-th anniversary from the day of Kremenchuk general technical faculty establishment from which its history as an independent higher educational institution began KrNU is only 14 years old. Nowadays the university is making its way towards the highest standards of modern education. To make sure of it you should get acquainted more closely with it.

KrNU has kept a record of events since August 1960 when the General Technical faculty of Poltava Engineering and Construction Institute was opened. In 1971 the faculty became a part of Kharkiv Road-transport Institute. By that time 854 students and 24 teachers had been at it. There were 7 associate professors among them.

By 1974 the number of students and teachers had increased in 2.5 times accordingly. Kremenchuk GTF was transformed into the Kremenchuk branch of Kharkiv State Polytechnic Institute. The work of the branch is devided into 2 periods: the specialist training without separation from manufacture with extra-mural and by-correspondence studies (1974-1989) and the beginning of full-time studies (1989-1997).

On the 21st of August 1997 the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine adopted a resolution to establish the Kremenchuk State Polytechnic Institute.  Having become an independent polytechnic institute in 1997 we made it our aim to become a university and to be a leader among regional educational institutions. And we have achieved it. In 2006 the University was accredited according to the IV level of accreditation. In 2007 the name of famous mathematician M.V. Ostrohradskii was given to it.

The University was reorganized and became classical in 2009 and national - in 2010. The University has been taking part and has got Diplomas of yearly international exhibitions "Modern Ukrainian Education" since 2005.

It was awarded bronze medals in 2006-2008, in 2008 it was honored with the name of "The Leader of Modern Education" and it got a gold medal in 2009 for high achievements in scientific and educational activities.

In 2010 the awards collection gained another gold medal in the nomination "Introduction of Pedagogics Achievements into Education Practice". In 2009 the University took the 60th and in 2010 - the 58th place in the Ukrainian higher educational institutions rating held by UNESCO department to determine 200 best higher educational institutions of Ukraine.


The university’s strategic goal is the implementation of principles and ideas of Bologna Declaration, reaching international educational standards, guaranteeing the competitiveness of the graduates, and the recognition of the higher education diplomas abroad.

Nowadays the educational process in KrNU is provided by: the Electromechanics, Energy-Saving and Computer Technologies Institute, 8 faculties, 33 departments and a college. Training in 33 specialities is carried out according to a multi-stage system: junior specialist, bachelor’s degree, specialist’s degree, master’s degree in the fields of: management, ecology, geodesy, cartography and land-utilization, applied mathematics, transport technologies, engineering mechanics, metallurgy, welding technologies, electro-technology, electronic devices, computer systems, automation and control, computer-based engineering, electro-mechanics, economics and business undertakings, law, culture.

About 10 000 full-time and by-correspondence students graduate from the university annually. The Center of 2nd education and distant education works successfully. There is also a post-graduate study, as well as the possibility to work for a doctor’s degree, two specialized academic councils on scientific degrees conferment. For the last three years 25 post-graduates have successfully got the candidate’s degrees, three people – the doctor’s ones which is higher than the average index among all Ukrainian technical schools.


Systems Engineering
Electronics, electrotechnology
Electrician Road transport
Transport technology (by mode)
Engineering Materials
Radio Electronic Devices
Computer Science
Computer Engineering
Automation and Computer-Integrated Technologies
Business Economics
Finance and Credit
Accounting and Auditing
Building Surveying
Cartography and Land Management
Environmental Protection
Human Health
Occupational Health
Science Of Law
Documentation and Information
Publishing and Editing

When student arrive to airport he/she will be met and transferred to university. At university student have orientation and welcome brief. After orientation student will be placed at university hostel.

During all time of studying at university foreign students are supported by qualified team of International Department. All their needs will be satisfied with pleasure. There is very helpful consultancy for students who have educational difficulties. University has own security system.

All university hostels are secured and have time restrictions for guest to ensure safety and good condition of living. The  Ukrainian people are well-wishing and peaceful. Cities are secured by powerful police system observation. You will find that we share dry, cynical humor about people and events.  Strangers will be extremely friendly with you and be impressed that you made the effort to visit their country over their more visited neighbors. Foreign people came to Ukraine for education or business highly respected by Ukrainian people. So, welcome, Ukraine is waiting for you!



   University leadership pays great attention to sports training, sports development and recreation of students and teachers.
This work deals with the department of physical education and sports club.


   The University has the best material and technical base of Poltava university and one of the ten best university sports facilities Ukraine. This sports complex, which includes a stadium for 10,000 seats posadnyh with athletic tracks and sectors. Athletic arena 30h60m domestic premises, scientific laboratories, medical offices, weightlifting hall and athletic gymnastics, swimming pool "Neptune" with a large bathroom 25 meters in four tracks and small bathroom 6h12m where children learn swimming and gymnastics halls, boxing, rhythmic gymnastics. Spare 90h40m football field, summer volleyball and basketball courts.


   The University operates a sports club, charged with organizing and holding mass sports and sports and recreation activities outside the classroom, among students and university employees.  For students who have the appropriate sports training, sports sections are 10 sports. The combined teams of the University annually participate in the student competition of the higher educational institutions of the Poltava region, and leading student athletes - in sports competitions of the highest rank both in Ukraine and abroad.


Preparatory Department (In Russian) -  1000 USD per month 

Russian language course  - 50 USD per month 

Bachelor in english - 2000 USD per month 

Bachelor in russian -  1500 USD per month 

Other expenses:

- Accomodation fee: USD 200, 500  per year
- Medical insurance: USD 150 per year
- Living Expenses: from USD 2000 per year
- Airport trasfer: USD 200 from Kiev.