Center of International Students Training

V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University

Admission and registration conditions

There are two programs of study at the Preparatory Department:
Preparatory course
for foreign students
(intensive course)
Preparatory course for foreign students
Duration of training - 1 academic yearDuration of training - 1,5 academic years
The admission period lasts from 15th of July to 15th of OctoberThe admission period lasts from 15th of November to 15th of January
In accordance with the Order №343 of 21.04.2010 of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine training of foreign students held in Ukrainian or Russian languages (it depends on the student's choice).
List of documents required for admission in V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University:
  1. Copy of the passport.
  2. Translate of the passport to Ukrainian language (with the seal of the translation agency).
  3. Consent to personal data collection and processing.
  4. Copy documents of previous education:
    • copy of the secondary education certificate and appendix with marks (who apply for the first course).
    • copy of the academic transcript (who apply for the above first course).
  5. ПTranslation of documents of the previous education (except Russian or English languages).
  6. All above named documents must be scanned.
  7. Completed applications.
  8. Receipt of payment for invitation letter (any bank except the bank “Merkuriy”).

List of documents required for admission in V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University:
  • 3 copies of the passport's main pages with notarially certified translation
  • a photocopy of the page of national passport with valid Ukrainian visa, verified by the V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University passport office (room 3-83)
  • invitation for study from Ministry of Education and Science, Youth and Sport of Ukraine, issued by V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University
  • for applicants enrolling within 10 days after the date of dismissal from the previous educational institution in Ukraine:
    1. 1) For graduates from preparatory courses for international students of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University: registration certificate, abstract from the enrollment termination order, original graduation certificate from preparatory courses for international students;
    2. 2) For graduates from preparatory courses for international students of other higher educational establishments, and for individuals entering master's degree programme: registration certificate, original graduation certificate from preparatory courses for international students, abstract from the enrollment termination order, original waiver letter and a photocopy of invitation for study from other higher educational establishment, a photocopy of the letter of consent from V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University;
  • original secondary education certificate and appendix with marks and legalized and/or notarially certified translation into Ukrainian*
  • original birth certificate and legalized and/or notarially certified translation into Ukrainian*
  • 6 photos - size 30x40 mm
  • HIV Certificate and Medical certificate from the country of residence (issued not later than 2 months before the date of documents submission ), legalized and/or notarially certified translation into Ukrainian*
  • medical certificate issued by V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University
  • application form (must be filled in the admission office)
  • • application for nostrification - for individuals, submitting documents for master's degree programme (must be filled in the admission office)
N.B.! ДPhotocopies of all the documents must be submitted as well.
Bachelor's degree diploma and appendix with grades (with legalized and/or notarially certified translation into Ukrainian) must be submitted for enrolling in the master's degree programme as well*
Obligatory payments
On arrival to Ukraine for enrollment to the university the applicant is obliged to do the following (all payments are made in the national currency of Ukraine at the rate of NBU to date of payment):
  • to make the payment of the tuition fee;
  • to make the payment for the annual medical insurance (50$ US );
  • to pass the complex medical check-up (30$ US );