Information for foreign citizens

 

To foreign citizens Admission to study at the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine for foreigners and stateless persons is carried out in accordance with the Law of Ukraine "On Higher Education", "On the Legal Status of Foreigners and Stateless Persons", "On Foreign Ukrainians", "On Refugees and Persons in Need" of additional or temporary protection", Decree of the President of Ukraine 03.06.1994 №271 "On measures to develop economic cooperation of regions of Ukraine with adjacent regions of the Republic of Belarus and administrative-territorial units of the Republic of Moldova", resolutions of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine 26.02.1993 №136 "Training of foreign citizens in Ukraine" 11.09.2013 №684 "Some issues of recruitment for training of foreigners and stateless persons", the Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine 01.11.2013 №1541" Some issues of recruitment and training (internship) of foreigners and stateless persons”, registered in the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine November, 25, 2013 №2004/24536 (as amended by the Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine 11.12.2015 №1272), etc. Foreigners and stateless persons (hereinafter - foreigners) may obtain higher education at the expense of individuals (legal entities) unless otherwise provided by international treaties of Ukraine, the binding nature of which is approved by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, legislation or agreements between higher education institutions on international academic mobility.

Admission of foreigners to the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine for study at the expense of the state budget of Ukraine is carried out within the quotas for foreigners. The quota for foreigners is a certain part of the volume of places of the state order which is used for reception of entrants from among foreigners:

  • who come to study in accordance with international agreements of Ukraine;
  • foreign Ukrainians, whose status is certified by a certificate of a foreign Ukrainian.

Procedure for issuing invitations to study and registering foreigners and stateless persons in Ukraine All foreign entrants who come to Ukraine to study must receive an invitation to study from the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine.

The mechanism for issuing invitations to study in Ukraine to foreigners is defined in the Procedure for issuing invitations to study for foreigners and stateless persons in Ukraine and their registration (Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine November 1, 2013 №411541 (as amended by the Order of Ministry of Education and Science) Of Ukraine December 11, 2015 №1272). The procedure for organizing enrollment of foreigners and stateless person Peculiarities for the foreigners of the organization of enrollment at the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine are determined by the Procedure for the organization of enrollment (internship) of foreigners and stateless persons (Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine November 1, 2013 №411541) December 11, 2015 №1272).

This Procedure does not apply to foreigners who permanently reside in Ukraine on legal grounds, persons who have been granted refugee status in Ukraine, and persons in need of additional or temporary protection.

Training of foreigners is carried out on a full-time and part-time basis. Foreigners who come to Ukraine to study enter the National University of Civil Defenñe of Ukraine in all accredited educational programs (specialties).

Enrollment of foreigners in the relevant level of higher education is based on the results of entrance examinations and on the basis of academic rights to continue education, provided by the document on the level of education in the country of origin, and taking into account the scores that entitle to further education at the next level. Education in accordance with the legislation of the country that issued the document on the level of education.

When admitting persons who apply for a degree (level) of education (hereinafter - the Document), the procedure for recognizing and establishing the equivalence of the Document, which is carried out in accordance with the order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine May 5, 2015, is Mandatory №504 “Some issues of recognition in Ukraine of foreign educational documents” registered with the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine May 27, 2015 №614/27059 Based on the results of the recognition procedure, the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine decides to continue the education of a foreigner from a level that corresponds to the results of the recognition procedure, or to expel the foreigner. In case of establishing the non-authenticity of the provided documentation on the obtained educational level, the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine expels such a foreigner.

The National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine ensures timely submission of documents to the territorial bodies of the State Migration Service of Ukraine for registration of foreigners enrolled in training in the manner prescribed by law for temporary residence for the period of study.

Acceptance of applications and documents from foreigners and stateless persons who are in Ukraine legally, for admission to study in accordance with the quotas proved by the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine, as well as for admission on the basis of agreements concluded between the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine and individuals, is carried out directly by the selection committee in the following terms:

  • by the full-time form of study - from June, 5 to October, 30 of the year of enrollment;
  • by correspondence - from January, 6 to March, 30 of the year of enrollment.

Documents for admission
Applicants who have expressed a desire to study at the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine at the expense of individuals, legal entities, personally submit an application in paper form to the admissions committee.
In the application, entrants indicate the specialty (specialization, educational program, the field of study), and form of study.
Upon enrollment, a foreign citizen submits the following to the admissions committee documents:
 
a) a standard questionnaire;

b) a copy of the document on education and grades (points) received from academic disciplines;

c) a medical certificate of health, certified by the official health authority of the country from which the foreigner came, and issued no later than two months before leaving for study in Ukraine;

d) insurance policy for emergency medical care (except for foreigners who arrived from countries with which agreements on free emergency medical care have been concluded);

e) 6 photographs 30x40 mm and 6 photographs 35x45 mm;

f) return ticket with an open date for up to one year.

The documents specified in subparagraphs "b", "d", "f" must be certified in accordance with the legislation of the country of issue and legalized in the prescribed manner, unless otherwise provided by international treaties of Ukraine.
When admitting to study in the order of transfer or renewal to study, an academic certificate of the established standard on incomplete higher education is also attached.
Persons who have not reached the age of 18 at the time of entry shall submit a duly certified parental permission to study at the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine.
4. For competitive selection for the training of foreigners and stateless persons who are in Ukraine on legal grounds, entrance examinations are conducted:

- for admission to study for a bachelor's degree - an interview within the programs of secondary school:

    in mathematics and ukrainian language for specialties 261 "Fire safety" and 263 "Civil protection";

    in Chemistry and the ukrainian language - for the specialty 161 “Chemical Technologies and
    engineering ”;
    in biology and ukrainian language - for specialties 053 "Psychology" and 101 "Ecology";

- for admission to study for a bachelor's degree on the basis of the educational and qualification level of a junior specialist, a professional entrance examination.
Persons entering the study on the basis of the educational and qualification level of a junior specialist obtained in another specialty are allowed to take a professional entrance exam subject to the successful completion of an additional test in the form of an interview taking into account the average score of the junior specialist diploma;
 
- for admission to study for a master's degree, a professional test in the form of a test exam in the relevant specialty, and an entrance exam in a foreign language. Persons entering the study on the basis of a bachelor's degree (educational qualification level of a specialist) obtained for
another specialty (direction of training), are allowed to take entrance exams subject to the successful completion of an additional test in the form of an interview in the relevant specialty, taking into account the average score of the bachelor's degree (specialist).
 
Enrollment of foreigners and stateless persons staying in Ukraine on legal grounds, in accordance with the quotas proved by the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine, as well as on the basis of agreements concluded by NUCD of Ukraine with legal entities and individuals, is carried out until November 15 by Order of the Rector on the basis of the decision of the selection committee.
The cost of training and the procedure for payment for training is determined by the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine each year before the start of enrollment.

Cost of education
at the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine
for foreign citizens and stateless persons in 2020
(USD/year)
 

Specialty

Educational program

Bachelor's degree

Master's degree

Educational degree "Doctor of Philosophy"

Doctoral studies

Full-time education

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

39872 hryvnias/year*

 

$1600/year**

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

80292 hryvnias/year*

 

$3222/year**

“Fire safety”

Fire safety;

Fire safety management

students – 42364 hryvnias/year*

 

$1,700/year**

44856 hryvnias/year*

 

$1800/year**

“Civil Protection”

Civil Protection;

Labor protection;

Civil Protection management

students – 42364 hryvnias/year*

 

$1,700/year**

44856 hryvnias/year*

 

$1800/year**

“Psychology”

Extreme and crisis psychology;

Work with personnel

students – 42364 hryvnias/year*

 

$1,700/year**

44856 hryvnias/year*

 

$1800/year**

 “Chemical technologies and engineering”

Radiation and chemical protection

students – 42364 hryvnias/year*

$1,700/year**

44856 hryvnias/year*

$1800/year**

“Ecology”

Ecological safety

students – 42364 hryvnias/year*

 

$1,700/year**

44856 hryvnias/year*

 

$1800/year**

  “Environmental protection technologies”

 Technogenic and ecological safety

students – 42364 hryvnias/year*

 

$1,700/year**

44856 hryvnias/year*

 

$1800/year**

“Public administration”

Public administration;

Public administration in the field of civil protection

-

44856 hryvnias/year*

 

$1800/year**

External form of education

“Fire safety”

Fire safety;

 

Fire safety management

29904 hryvnias/year*

 

$1200/year**

44856 hryvnias/year*

 

$1800/year**

"Civil Protection”

Civil Protection;

Labor protection;

Civil Protection management

29904 hryvnias/year*

 

$1200/year**

44856 hryvnias/year*

 

$1800/year**

“Psychology”

Extreme and crisis psychology;

Work with personnel

29904 hryvnias/year*

 

$1200/year**

44856 hryvnias/year*

 

$1800/year**

“Chemical technologies and engineering”

Radiation and chemical protection

29904 hryvnias/year*

 

$1200/year**

44856 hryvnias/year*

 

$1800/year**

“Ecology”

Ecological safety

29904 hryvnias/year*

 

$1200/year**

44856 hryvnias/year*

 

$1800/year**

“Public administration”

Public administration;

Public administration in the field of civil protection

-

39872 hryvnias/year*

 

$1600/year**

* when paying for the current account of the university on the territory of Ukraine

** when paying for the current account of the university from abroad

 

The calculations were made in accordance with the Official Exchange Rate of Hryvnia against Foreign Currencies - US Dollar, as of January 31, 2020.

Source - https://bank.gov.ua/markets/exchangerates/?date=31.01.2020&period=daily
 
Denis Valeryevich Lebedev, Assistant Rector for International Cooperation, is responsible for the training of foreign citizens at the National University of Civil Defence of Ukraine.

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