Faculty of training foreign citizens

Foundation year – 1949
61166, Ukraine, Kharkiv, Nauky avenue 9а,
KhNU of Economics, 2nd building, ground floor, room 1
Fax number: +38 (057) 702-06-46, 4-04 (extension number)

Dean for International Students is Oleksandr V. Severynov, PhD (Economics), Associate Professor

KhNU of Economics has a license for:
  • preparation of foreigners for entering higher educational establishments of Ukraine (preparatory department);
  • provision of educational services related of bachelor, specialist, master higher education qualifications;
  • retraining of specialists with the provision of second higher education, an in-service training in basic specialization areas;
  • training in graduate and doctoral studies.
KhNU of Economics has been preparing foreign citizens since 1949. During this time, more than 1,500 specialists for 74 countries in Asia, Africa, Europe and America have been trained. 72 of them have received a PhD in Economics. Among our graduates are the Prime Minister, the Head of the National Bank, there are also directors of companies and enterprises in Ukraine, some of them teach at universities in China, Vietnam, Nigeria, Poland, Germany, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, while others continue their education in Canada, the U.S., Russia, France and England.
Having proved expertise and well-established traditions, the university provides high-quality training for specialists, allowing them to achieve success in their studies and future work.
Admission of foreigners for training is carried out in accordance with international treaties of Ukraine, national programs, contracts of educational establishments with certain legal institutions and individuals. Previous education credentials must be certified in accordance with the laws of the country of issue and legalized in the accepted procedure in case other procedures are not provided by international agreements of Ukraine with a view to their nostrification by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (MESU).
To enter Ukraine from June 01 until November 01 one needs to obtain an entry student visa, which is the original invitation issued by the MESU, as well as by a higher educational establishment in accordance with the procedure approved by the MESU.
Foreigners are enrolled for study at educational establishments based on interviews and on the basis of the mentioned treaty.