RULES OF PARTICIPATION AND ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR PARTICIPANTS OF EDUCATIONAL (ACADEMIC) MOBILITY
Mykhailo Ostrohradskyi National University provides broad relationships
with numerous scientific, educational, industrial establishments of
different foreign countries. In the framework of international cooperation
our university organizes and conducts conferences, summer schools,
teachers and students exchange, participation in international programs,
cooperation in scientific and educational activities, training of
foreign students and PhD students.
In 1998 Kremenchuk filiation of Kharkiv
State Polytechnic University concluded the first Agreement of cooperation
with the University of Applied Sciences in Mittweida (Hochschule Mittweida).
The main purpose of the Agreement was scientific and cultural exchange.
In 2000, under this agreement, the best students of our university
visited the University of Mittweida (Germany). Over the next years
of the International Department existence there were signed contracts
with universities of Ecuador, Canada, Poland, and also an Agreement
with the U.S. Peace Corps as to the technical assistance, in the framework
of the Economic Development Project.
In September 2007, Rector Prof. M.V. Zahirnyak
signed in Bologna (Italy) Magna Charta Universitatum. The strategic
tasks of the university, at the present stage, are to implement the
principles and ideas of the Bologna declaration, to join the International
education standards, to provide competitiveness of our graduates and
recognition of our higher education documents abroad.
October 2007 (Wroclaw, Poland) our university became the member
of European University Association (European University Association,
On April 19-20,
2007 Kremenchuk Mykhailo Ostrohradskyi State University joined
Euroasian Universities Association as to the Decision of 10th
Congress of this Association in Moscow (Russia).
the Congress of Black Sea Universities Network "Higher Education
Forum" (April 5-8, 2008, Kyiv) Kremenchuk Mykhailo Ostrohradskyi
State University became a member of this international organization.
In September 2009
the Kremenchuk Mykhailo Ostrohradskyi State University joined
International Association of Universities (IAU).
events had promoted the further international activities of our university.
There were signed contracts with 27 educational establishments in the
following countries: Algeria, Belarus, Moldova, Germany, Poland, Russia,
Slovakia, Slovenia, USA, Hungary, Czech Republic, Morocco, Bulgaria
Kremenchuk Mykhailo Ostrohradskyi State University
had 2-years joint research project with the University of Ljubljana
(Slovenia): "Engine with cross-flow of soft magnetic composite material".
This project was funded by the Ministry of Education and Science of
Ukraine and Ministry of Science and Technology of Slovenia.
The University is actively cooperating with
Fulbright academic exchange program (German Academic Exchange Service
(DAAD)). In the framework of this program, American professor Edmund
Hekt, specialist in the field of management, had been lecturing in our
university during the spring semester of 2008-2009 educational year.
In June 2009, students of our university had 2 trips abroad for practice.
Nine students-environmentalists had ten-day practice at the Matej Bel
University (Slovak Republic). Another group of 15 students (of technical
specialties) had won DAAD scholarship and had two-week practice at the
Technical University of Braunschweig (Germany).
Since 2009 employees of the University
have been trained under the "Open World" Program: "Education". This
Program is founded by the Leadership Centre "Open World" in collaboration
with the American Councils of International Education: ACTR / ACCELS
perspective directions of international collaboration are:
- providing the exchange of knowledge through the researchers and students
- cooperation with the European Union institutions, with the purpose
to participate in projects of Higher education;
- participation in international organizations, scientific and educational
associations, with the purpose of academic, student, cultural and scientific