08 November 2018

We open for you new opportunities. Our company establishes cooperation with universities of Ukraine in recruiting applicants for postgraduate and doctoral studies.

Taras Shevchenko University of Kyiv trains researchers for the following degrees:


Doctor of Philosophy is an education and the first academic research degree pursued on the third level of higher education based on a Master's degree.

PhD is awarded by a special council of an academic or research institution upon successful completion of the required educational program and successful public defense of a doctoral thesis on a public oral exam.

A PhD degree is to be pursued in the course of postgraduate studies.

Persons who are professionally engaged in scientific, technical or academic activity are eligible to pursue a PhD degree without enrollment in a postgraduate program, in particular while on a creative leave, given successful completion of a corresponding academic program and successful defense of the thesis before a special academic council.

The normative duration of postgraduate studies for obtaining a PhD degree is four years.

The program comprises 30-60 ECTS credits.

Research institutions are eligible for training PhD candidates according to their own program on license. Research institutions are also eligible for training PhD students according to the program agreed with an academic institution. In this case, the research component of the program is implemented at a research institution, and the educational component is implemented at the academic institution.


Doctor is the second academic degree pursued based on PhD and envisages acquiring the highest competencies in the spheres of development and implementation of research methodology, conducting original research, obtaining research results which are instrumental in solving theoretical or applied problems, are of national or international significance and are published in scholarly journals.

PhD is awarded by a special council of an academic or research institution upon successful public defense of a dissertation or a published monograph, or based on the scholarly articles published in national and international specialized peer-reviewed journals, the list of which is approved by Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.

You can read the full information on the university website.

Postgraduate Education Centre Ternopil Volodymyr Hnatiuk National Pedagogical University

The object of the Center is to enable people with higher education get a second higher education on new specialty based on their professional interests, career prospects and other needs.
The Center is well equipped with computer labs, IT facilities and modern class rooms. 
The Center offers retraining in all specialties accredited in Ternopil Volodymyr Hnatiuk National Pedagogical University:

• Geography

• Design and Technology

• Philology. Ukrainian Language and Literature

• Philology. English Language and Literature

• Philology. German Language and Literature

• History

• Primary Education

• Psychology

• Social Pedagogics

• Mathematics

• Physics

• Computer Science

• Physical Education

• Biology• Fine Arts

• Ecology and Environmental Protection
More than 2000 graduates of the center received a Diploma of second higher education. They successfully work in educational system both in Ternopil and in other regions of Ukraine. 


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