Prospective students

NUPh  – is the largest centre of pharmaceutical education in Ukraine and one of the oldest and prestigious universities in Europe. National University of Pharmacy has taught over 6500 Masters of Pharmacy for 93 countries of the world. At present, 17 500 students study at the NUPh, more than 1600 of them are international students. As international centre of pharmaceutical education, NUPh trains foreign students since 1962. Every year we congratulate more than 500 students from different countries with the entry to the international students’ family of the Faculty for Foreign Citizens’ Education.

History of the university  begins in 1805.

NUPh diploma is recognized in all countries of the world. We care about your education and we are waiting for you!

Tuition fees for foreign students of the Faculty for Foreign Citizens’ Education in the academic year 2016/2017 

Quality of training

National University of Pharmacy is famous worldwide for its excellence in teaching and high quality of training. Over the years of its activity, the university has trained about 50 000 pharmacisis.

More than 200 years of experience in training pharmacy professionals for the countries of Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America gives our alumni the possibility to hold executive positions in systems of national healthcare of their countries, successfully compete on the labor market with alumni of French, Canadian, British and other universities. Our alumni hold leading positions in the governments of their countries, head pharmaceutical enterprises and firms, establish private pharmacies. Academic programs of NUPh are adjusted to international professional requirements NUPh created all the necessary conditions for living and studying

Living conditions

Students have the opportunity to live in hostels of two comfort levels: common student hostel and the hostel of higher level of comfort. There are well equipped reading halls, a library, Internet-clubs, international phone connection and a laundry service in the hostels. In every academic building there is a canteen where a delicious dinner costs around 2$. Public transport prices: underground one way trip – 13 cents, fixed route taxi-buses – 21 cents.

HOW TO BECOME A STUDENT OF THE NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF PHARMACY

To become a NUPh student you have to receive an “Invitation for study” .

With “Invitation for study” you can apply for Ukrainian visa.

Entry and studying procedure at the National University of Pharmacy for foreigners and persons without citizenship

Entry of foreigners and persons without citizenship for  studying at the National University of Pharmacy ( NPhU) is realized  according to next normative legal acts: Law of Ukraine “On higher education” from 01.07.2014 № 1556 – VII; Law of Ukraine “On legal status of foreigners and persons without citizenship” from 19.06.2014 № 1539-VII; according to Ministry of Science and Education Order № 1541 from 01.11.2013.

Some questions on organization of admission and studying (internship training) of foreigners and persons without citizenship (in the edition of Ministry of Science and Education of Ukraine Order from 11.12.2015 №1272);
Law of Ukraine “On amendment to some legislative acts of Ukraine due to illegal migration combating “from 18.01.2001 №2247-III.

Law of Ukraine “On amendment in Code of Ukraine about an administrative crime due to administrative responsibility for violation of residence rules for foreigners and persons without citizenship in Ukraine from 20.11.2003 № 1299-IV”; Decree of President of Ukraine “On measures in relation to strengthening of illegal migration fight “from 18.01.2001 № 22/2001; Ukraine Cabinet of Ministers Order  of Ukraine “On providing of President of Ukraine Decree  realization from 18.01.01 № 114 from 28.03.2001; Order of Education and Science Department of Ukraine “On measures due to illegal migration combating” from 30.03.2001 № 164; Cabinet of Ministers Resolution “On claiming Order on confirmation of the sufficient financial providing for foreigners and persons without citizenship for an entrance to Ukraine, staying on Ukrainian territory, transit driving through territory of Ukraine and departure for it borders and determining supplying limits ” from 04.12.2013 № 884; Letter to Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine “On terms of foreigners’ entrance studying on the language mastering program ” from 11.12.2013 № 1/9-872; Order Ministry of Education and Science from 11.12.2015 № 1272 “On making alteration to the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine order from 01.11.2013 №1541”; Order of  Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine №622 from 06.06.2016 “About claim of changes to Order Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine from 15.10.2015 №1085”.

Foreigners, that get state grants on international agreements, national

programs, other international obligations of Ukraine, are accepted to study through Ukrainian Department of Education within the limits of students recruitment quotas.  Ukrainians abroad that have received study directions from Ukrainian national and cultural societies, entrying to NphU have the same rights for getting  education, as citizens of Ukraine, excluding cases that were  set by Constitution of Ukraine, laws of Ukraine or international agreements, mandatory issued by Supreme Council. Foreigners and persons without citizenship can get higher education paid by physical and legal persons, if not specified otherwise by  the international agreements of Ukraine, a consent to be bound of which is given by Supreme Council, by legislation or agreements, between higher educational establishments about international academic mobility.

Foreigners which got сomplete general secondary education at foreign schools with the studying of Ukrainian, and foreign Ukrainians that have status confirmed by the foreign Ukrainian certification are admitted within the limits of NPhU admission quotas after interviewiving  on subjects, provided by these Rules, after recommendations of foreign Ukraine diplomatic establishments and Ukrainian cultural national society (at presence of).

Foreigners enter to NPhU after the proper accredited educational programs twice  a year, before and after the beginning of academic semesters:  from January, 01, 2017 to March, 01, 2017 inclusive;   from July, 01 to November, 01, 2017 inclusive and from November, 02 to March, 01, 2018 inclusive.  Admission to NPhU is conducted due to the entrance orders.

Entrance orders are issued by the rector of university on the basis of decision of admission   commission and formed by General state electronic database on education.

Admission of foreigners due to the data of preparatory faculties (departments) tutorials is carried out as far as they get confirmation of Complete general secondary education, that was received outside Ukraine. NPhU conducts the admission of foreign citizens on studies in accordance with a license:

– preparation of foreign citizens for entering the higher educational establishments ( pre-university preparation);

  • receiving higher education after Bachelour’s, Master’s degree.

Admission of foreign citizens on studies is carried out due to:

– international agreements of Ukraine;

– national programs;

– agreements, set by NPhU and legal and physical entities.

For an entrance to Ukraine in a period from July, 1 for March, 1 of calendar current year foundation for entrance visa registration with the purpose of studying is an original of the proper invitation and visa support which are given by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine after the solicitor of Ukrainian State Center of International Education , Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine. For an entry to NPhU a foreign citizen personally hands in a to the admitting commission application in a paper form. To the statement, a candidate adds:

1) document (original and its notarial notarized copy) about educational (educational qualification) level obtained before;

2) appendix (original and its notarial notarized copy) to the document about an educational (educationally qualification) level obtained before;

3) academic certificate, given out by foreign / by Ukrainian educational establishment (in the case of translation or renewal on studying , beginning from the second course);

4) original and copy with information about tutorial maintenance (curriculum) of  the previous degree (by  level) of higher education, got credits, duration of studying and progress, from educational disciplines at an entry for the receipt of degree master’s degree or post – graduate education;

5) Passport document copy of foreigner or document which certifies person without citizenship;

6) Medical insurance policy;

7) Application form of standard pattern;

8) For studying Ukrainian or Russian language certification of completion of preparatory faculty (pre-university preparation);

9) Birth certificate;

10) medical certificate about absence of HIV infection, if other is not provided by the international agreements of Ukraine;

11) medical certificate about the health condition, signed by official healthcare department of the foreigner’s  country, and given out not later than two months before departure on studying  to Ukraine;

12) 10 photos by size 30×40 mm;

13) foreign Ukrainian certification copy  .

Documents, marked in subitems 1-5 this point, must be translated into Ukrainian language with notarial attestation of translation. Documents, marked in subitems

1-4 this point, there must be certified by  the countries of their delivery signed in accordance with a legislation and legalized the proper establishment of Ukraine abroad.

NPhU carries out the calculation of marks/estimations of an  entrant on the basis of document about the previous obtained level of education after the Bavarian formula. For the entrance to NPhU foreign university entrants are assumed with the middle mark of estimations on subjects from educational establishments 1,0 to 4,0.

Foreign citizens participate in the competition on the interview results and they are admitted to the Pharmacy University under the contract.

In training for the Bachelor’s, Master’s degree in the field of knowledge 22 “Health Care”, foreign citizens with complete secondary education are admitted.

Admission for educational programs “Pharmacy”, “Clinical Pharmacy”, “Technology of pharmaceuticals”, “Technology of perfumery and cosmetics” specialty  226 “Pharmacy”  is  carried out on the Russian (Ukrainian) language and Biology (teaching  in Russian or Ukrainian) and English and Chemistry (teaching  in English) interview  results.

Admission for the educational program “Laboratory Diagnosis” 224 specialty «Technology of Medical Diagnosis and Treatment” is carried out on the interview on the Russian (Ukrainian) language and Biology (teaching in Russian or Ukrainian) and English Language and Biology (teaching in English).

In training for the degree of Bachelor’s educational program “Business Economics” specialty 051 “Economics” field of knowledge 05 “Social and behavioral science” , foreigners with complete secondary education are admitted. Admission is carried on the interview on the Russian (Ukrainian) language and Mathematics;

In training for the degree of Bachelor’s educational program “Marketing” 075 specialty “Marketing” industry knowledge 07 “Management and administration” foreigners with complete secondary education are admitted . Admission is carried on the interview on the Russian (Ukrainian) language and Mathematics;

In training for the  Bachelor’s degree on “Biotechnology”  specialty 162 “Biotechnology and Bioengineering” area  16 “Chemistry and  Bioengineering”, foreigners that finished complete secondary education are admitted . Admission is carried on the interview on the Russian (Ukrainian) language and Biology;

Foreign citizens who have received education and qualification level of junior specialist in specialty “Pharmacy” enter  “Pharmacy” program, specialty 226 “Pharmacy” on the interview on the Russian (Ukrainian) language and Chemistry.

Foreign citizens  who have basic or complete higher education in “Pharmacy” (those who received education and qualification level of Bachelor or Specialist) enter  at “Pharmacy”, “Clinical Pharmacy”, “Technology of perfumery and cosmetics” program specialty on “Pharmacy” on the interview on Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Pharmacology.

Foreign citizens who have received basic or complete higher education on “Biology”, “Pharmacy” and “Medicine” specialty enter at “Laboratory diagnosis” program, specialty 224 “Technology for medical diagnostics and treatment” by the interview on Biochemistry and Microbiology.

Foreign citizens  who have received basic or higher education in  any field of knowledge can study industry knowledge 07 “Management and Administration” ,specialty 073 “Management”, educational program “Quality, standardization and certification” on the interview on professional  (special) subjects.

Training of foreign citizens is carried out according to educational plans and programs developed and approved for pharmacy faculty for foreign citizens or individual plans and programs, if this is due to certain agreements and contracts.

Submission of documents for obtaining  by a foreign citizen  temporary residence  in Ukraine, who has come  to study,  is conducted by Ministry of Internal Affairs Department, Main Department of Ukraine in Kharkiv region  through  written request of the institution which has agreed to study or received appropriate referrals  from Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.

Allocution to Ministry of Internal Affairs Department, Main Department of Ukraine in Kharkiv region should be fulfilled:

– for visa countries citizens – not later than 15 days before the date of visa expiry (period of  visa validity – 45 days);

– For visa-free countries citizens – not later than 75 days from the date of coming in Ukraine.

examsinterview and set off to NPhU on the basis of the celled agreement.

For more information on admissions, please contact:

National University of Pharmacy

61002, 53 Pushkinska str., Kharkiv, Ukraine

Admissions Committee

Tel./fax: +38 (057) 706-20-79

E-mail: interdep@nuph.edu.ua

Center for international vocational guidance and external relations

Tel./fax: +38 (057) 706-20-79

E-mail: interdep@nuph.edu.ua

Vice-rector for scientific and pedagogical work (international relations)

Sergiy B. Popov, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor

Tel./fax: +38 (057) 706-20-79

E-mail: interdep@nuph.edu.ua

Dean of the Faculty for Foreign Citizens’ Education

Volodymyr D. Goriachyi, Candidate (PhD) of Chemical Sciences, Associate Professor

Tel./fax: +38 (057) 706-30-96

Е-mail: indek@nuph.edu.ua

Pre-university education

Zoia I. Kovalenko, Candidate (PhD) of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Associate Professor, Head of Department of Foundational and Language Training

Tel./fax: +38 (057) 706-22-53

E-mail: training@nuph.edu.ua