Total number of students: 5 500
Number of foreign students: 19
Date of foundation: 1959
1959 - by a group of external students who worked on Kherson Cotton, in organized training and consulting point (NCP) of the Kyiv Technological Institute of Light Industry. In 1960 - based on the NCP was established Faculty of General Studies (BTF). 1961 - under orders from the Ministry of Education of the USSR Kherson BTF was transferred to Odesa Technological Institute of Food Industry University. MV University (OTIHP).