For Applicants / Training of foreign citizens

Training of foreign citizens

Kherson National Technical University (KNTU) announces admission of foreigners and non-citizens for obtaining Bachelor’s, Master’s degrees and post-graduate study for full-time or correspondence department at the following faculties and specialities:


121 Software Engineering

123 Computer Engineering

151 Automation and Computer-integrated Technologies

163 Biomedical Engineering


131 Applied Mechanics

141 Power Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Electromechanics

274 Automobile Transport

275 Transport Technologies


161 Chemical Technologies

181 Food Technologies

182 Technologies of Light Industry


051 Economics

071 Auditing and Taxation

072 Finance, Banking and Insurance


073 Management

075 Marketing

076 Entrepreneurship, Trade and Stock-exchange Activities

Foreigners and non-citizens can obtain higher education at the expense of natural and legal entities, unless otherwise provided by international agreements of Ukraine.

Tuition fee for international students is 1500 USD per year for obtaining Bachelor’s degree.

Terms of application and documents submission: from 15 July - till 1 November

Procedure for issuing invitations to foreigners and non-citizens to study in Ukraine and their registration

All foreign entrants who come to Ukraine for study purposes have to get from the university to which they are applying for an Invitation for study. Such invitations can be issued only by specially organized commission after providing the University with the following documents: passport, education certificate (or diploma) and Consent to personal data collection and processing:

Documents have to be translated into Ukrainian with a notarial certification.

The registration of invitations for foreigners, who come to study in Ukraine, is processed by the Ukrainian State Center for International Education. It is a structural unit of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, which acts as its official representative in education of foreign students in Ukraine.

For more information: http://studyinukraine.gov.ua

The invitation is issued personally to the applicant or a company-partner (or scanned copy is sent by email).

Procedure of application and documents submission of foreigners and non-citizens

To enter Kherson National Technical University, a foreigner has to submit an application personally in paper form. What is more, an applicant should pass in additional documents:

1) Passport and its transcript;

2) Education Certificate and its transcript;

3) Supplement to Education Certificate and its transcript (in case of availability);

4) A valid insurance policy;

5) 4 photos (size 30x40mm);

6) Transcript of the certificate of the foreign Ukrainian;

7) Invitation to study.

Copies must be translated into Ukrainian with a notarial certification.

The University enrolls foreign citizens according to the results of the entrance examination (the interview) and on the basis of the concluded contract.

Facilities for international students

The university has a complex of six educational buildings, students’ campus, a catering complex and a sports center. There is a modern library with library stock of about 362 000 copies of paper and electronic editions, access to network resources is provided to users through WI -FI in the reading room.

In administration building there is a student club and an assembly hall for more than 500 seats.

The Museum of History of KNTU is also involved in educational process. The University Museum has become the center of studying, keeping and popularization of historical and cultural heritage of KNTU.


KNTU has three student hostels situated in park area. The hostels have rooms for two students or three students. The rooms are fully equipped for living and studying. There are kitchens, showers, laundries with washing machines, gyms. Also, students have free access to the Internet.

Cost of living

The cost of living in a student hostel is 500 UAH (20 USD) per month. There is a canteen and lunchrooms at students’ disposal.

Health and Insurance

On the territory of university campus there is students’ polyclinic which cooperates closely with the polyclinic of the Kherson City Clinical Hospital named after A.S. Luchansky. The ambulatory is equipped with modern medical equipment. First aid is administered and preventive medical examinations are made regularly.

Learning conditions

The educational process is carried out in lecture rooms, lecture multimedia classrooms, auditoriums for seminars and practical classes, classrooms for laboratory classes. Students' training is conducted using IT technologies in specialized computer laboratories with access to the Internet.

Foreign Ukrainians, whose status is confirmed by the foreign Ukrainian certificate, are admitted equally with the Ukrainian residents and have the same rights and admission conditions.