Key entry dates

Conditions for issuing invitation letters, accepting applications and documents, entrance exams, renewal, etc

Terms of admission

Acceptance of applications and documents, entrance exams, competitive selection and admission to study for the first year on the basis of complete general secondary education is carried out in the following terms:

17th of May
Beginning of registration and issuing of invitations for foreign citizens
17th of May
1st of June
Start of accepting applications and documents
1st of June
1st of June - 31st of August
Conditions for accepting applications and documents for reinstatement, transfer from other higher educational institutions of Ukraine and foreign educational institutions
1st of June - 31st of August
25th of November
Deadline for registration and issuance of invitations to foreign citizens for admission to bachelor's degree (master's of medical sciences) and master's degree
25th of November
15th of December
The deadline for receiving applications and documents for faculties and institutes
15th of December
4th of July - 20th of December
The term of university entrance exams
4th of July - 20th of December
16th of July - 20th of December
Admission of applicants at the expense of individuals (legal entities) to faculties and institutes
16th of July - 20th of December
16th of July - 30 of January
Admission of applicants to the Preparatory Department at the expense of individuals or legal entities
16th of July - 30 of January

The organization of admission of foreigners and stateless persons to study at the university is entrusted to the admissions committee of the Preparatory Department of the University

Opening hours of the admissions committee:

- from Monday to Thursday - from 9:00 to 18:00

- during the year for postgraduate, postgraduate and doctoral studies.

Acceptance of documents from applicants is carried out according to the following schedule:

- Monday, Wednesday, Friday - from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (without a lunch break)

- Tuesday and Thursday - from 14:00 to 18:00 (without lunch break)


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Student accommodation is provided by a campus with comfortable halls of residence, computer clubs, sports facilities, etc.

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Invitation for study

The invitation to participate in the competition is issued by Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv due to the application.

Entrance Rules

All categories of foreigners are enrolled to the University on the basis of enrollment rules that are formed in KNU.


Tuition fees according to the list of specialties and educational programs that announce admission to training and licensed volumes.

Preparatory Department

Foreign students have the opportunity to take preparatory courses in English and Ukrainian languages


A bachelor's degree is an educational degree that is awarded upon successful completion of an educational program


A master's degree is a higher degree awarded by an educational institution upon successful completion of a required program.


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

Entry dates

Terms of registration and issuance of invitation letters, accepting application and documents, introductory tests, renewal, etc.

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Language Courses

Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv is happy to invite foreign citizens to join the language summer courses.


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