Foreign students get their higher education in universities, academies and institutes that are not only accredited, but also have a special license to teach foreign students. All the Ukrainian universities from this Guide possess the license. The Ministry of Higher Education and Science of Ukraine supervises and controls the quality of educational services given to foreign students. International students start their studying with the foundation year. It includes a course of Ukrainian (Russian) language and some of the comprehensive subjects according to the future profession. If you want directly to register in English language, Studies are also available in English medium and/or French language**. **French language is available for medicine and pharmacy faculties only.
The academic year in Ukraine begins between 1st of September and February lasts up to the end of July or August â€“ for late attending students - and consists of two terms. All the students go on holidays between two terms: the first term (September - February) the second one (February June). Summer holidays last for three months on average.
All of the courses are globally accepted. Many courses are accredited and recognized by European Council, UNESCO and WHO, USA and Canada.
HOTSTUDY.COM Warmly welcomes students from all over the world and provides a package of services as the following:
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Official admission letter from the chosen University. Deposit of course fee with the Department of Higher Education in Ukraine for respective University. Visa support during the entire period of study. VISA support letter from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine. Airport pick-up from the respective airports in Kiev, Simferopol, Odessa, etc. Assistance in Immigration Clearance in Ukraine. Student ID card, hostel card, International student card. Accommodation arrangement in University hostel. Guidance and information about the various faculties and universities of Ukraine. Provides assistance in admission procedure and relevant information regarding the faculty and institutes rating. Provides assistance in admission to students in obtaining hostel accommodation. Provides information to parents regarding the successful admission and regular progress of the student from time to time through respective universities.
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Arranging the Medical/Health Insurance Policy for the student's to meet the emergency medical expenses in Ukraine. Opening of bank account in Ukrainian international bank. Orientation program for students in the local environment (city exploration). Arrangement of separate rooms for female students (if required). Help and assistance during the period of study/stay - subscription period. Guidance, insight and unlimited time to each student's questions. Correspondence of paperwork on behalf of the student and university. Continual contact with student to advice status of application. Quick response times for groups and individual applications. Assistance on Student Visa procurement. Assistance with housing, airport reception and final steps prior to boarding.
preferred travel agent for individual • Offer flights and arranged group flights. • Pre-Departure information sessions. • Translation of documents.
Ukraine is one of the most beautiful countries in Europe and has many beautiful and industrial cities. This country is quite popular place for traveling and tourism. Tourists from all over the world visit Ukraine every year and enjoy some picturesque landscape and their stay. We are also ready to help with the travel part, for the parents of students and other visitors that need our help by many various services such as:
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Prepare, obtain and sending the documents for visa entry. Hotel reservation and car booking. Airport to hotel transfers.
Home for Advanced Quality Education. Internationally Recognized Courses. Courses approved by WHO, UNESCO, WHO, EUROPEAN COUNCIL, etc.). Highly Cost effective. European Life Standard. Global Acceptance of Ukrainian Method of Teaching. English Medium of Instruction. Excellent Job Prospects. Specialized emphasis on Practical Aspects in Teaching. Moderate pleasant climate all around the year. Renowned International Faculty. One of the Best Transportation systems in Europe. Ukraine is safe, Ukraine is a country without any international or internal conflicts. People are friendly, Ukrainians are known for their sunny temperament and warm hospitality.
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Arrangement for daily excursion. Provide assistant translator if required. Help and Assistance during the period of stay (if required).
Low cost of living. International Students enjoy approximately 50% discount on travel. Enrichment of Experience through Visiting Professors from USA, CANADA, UK, etc. Participation of Students in Seminars/Symposia/Project Work, etc. in other European cities. Bilateral Student Exchange Program with Universities in Germany, Sweden, Finland, Check Republic, etc. Three Months Summer Jobs during vacation in countries like U.K., SWEDEN, etc. Chances of Permanent Residence & Settlement in Europe after completion of study program. 100% VISA assured to deserving candidates. Costs benefits. Summer Jobs
NOTE: During the three months of summer holidays, students may participate in summer jobs in various parts of Europe like United Kingdom and Sweden. Details of summer job opportunities will be provided to the students in due time
The requirements to study in Ukraine is divided into five categories namely: 1. Admission Requirements 2. Visa Requirements 3. Travel Requirements 4. Welcome to Ukraine 5. University Registration Requirements
For Undergraduates students:
For Postgraduates students:
This refers to the documents required to qualify for university admission / invitation letter. They are:
Supplementary Requirements for Postgraduate MBA, PhD, Doctorate students (in addition):
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A filled online application form or download PDF filled up and sent back to us. Scan of your international passport. Scan of your secondary school completion certificate (or subject grades transcript)*. A fees confirmation copy (bank copy) – After approbation of acceptance.
Upon receiving the invitation letter, the student must contact the Embassy of Ukraine in his / her country immediately to apply for the student's visa. The following documents must be provided while applying to the embassy.
A copy of the project work. A copy of the bachelor's / master's degree certificates*. Results and transcripts*.
*All documents must be notarized, legalized and translated into Ukrainian or Russian language. * Students that did not finish or are close to finish their studies at their school, college or university but did not receive their study qualifications certificates because the documents will be issued in the near future, they can send in the mean time the transcripts/marks and an undersigned auto-certification that informs us that you will send the requested documents as soon you will receive them.
The following requirements apply*:
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Once every thing is in place, the embassy will issue you a study visa. The study visa duration is usually 1 year, so be sure to use it while it is valid. Now, it is time for your travel requirements.
Please note: Visa support is provided only for applicants who apply throw HOTSTUDY.COM
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A valid original international passport. Original school certificates. A confirmation letter to the Ukrainian consulate in your country from the university. Visa Application form – in Embassy. 3 personal photographs (3x4cm). Original invitation letter sent to you by express post. Medical health certificate*.
HIV/AIDS Results*. Medical health insurance. Two-way air ticket.
Don’t forget to inform us with your arriving details with a week time in advance, to be able to pick you up in airport! *This is a general list of requirements for obtaining your Ukraine student visa. A complete list must be obtained by contacting the Ukrainian Consulate in your jurisdiction as requirements vary for each Consulate/country. *Note: The above documents should be translated to Ukrainian or Russian languages and legalized from ministry of foreign affairs of your country, before applying to the embassy.
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International Passport with entry student visa (See Visa section). Two way air ticket. Migration card (it must be filled in by you in the airport upon arrival to Airport/Ukraine).
To get through the passport control, you will have to produce your international passport along with the visa, original school certificates, the official original invitation letter and the medical insurance policy. On reaching the place of study, according the regulation foreign students need to register at the local authorities within three working days.
At this stage, you will have to go with our agent through the university registration process. You will need all the originals of all the original documents you used for processing your admission.
Original Invitation Letter. All original school and Medicine certificates translated and legalized from ministry of foreign affairs of your home country, and from the Ukrainian embassy.
We carry out this procedure and assist you as a free service to our applicants. **Our agent will meet you in airport, holding a table written over it HOTSTUDY, you should contact our agent in airport to complete all arrangements to accompany you to the university, and to the university hostel.
Next is medicine test. Then we will issue a one year student residential permit, the necessary university and hostel identity cards, academic materials and you are ready for the resumption your first educational experiences studying in Ukraine.
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Published on Dec 15, 2011
Published on Dec 15, 2011