Number of foreign students: 1 525
Date of foundation: 1888
Simon Kuznets University (SKKNU) – is one of the major institutions specialized in Economic sciences and one of the first institutions in that direction in the territory of modern Ukraine.
The university was established in 1930.Located in the city of Kharkiv (Eastern Ukraine) At present days there are more than seven hundred professors and more than ten thousands students among whom are 1525 foreign nationals.
SKKNU suggests such courses as: International business, Law, Information technologies, Finance etc.
Most of the abovementioned programs as for bachelors, as well as for masters are available in English language.
There are also available such options as distance learning and postgraduate education.
The university has concluded bilateral collaboration agreements with more than forty universities from EU, Canada, the USA, countries from Asia etc.
SKKNU also has joint master programs of dual degree with Lumiere University of Lyon and University of Applied Science of Vienna.
Within its structure SKKNU has a Cambridge English Language Assessment center and a sport complex.
Simon Kuznets University has three research laboratories and closely interacts with Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.
Every year SKKNU holds various conferences attracting international participants and experts.
The university possesses a huge library of four thousand sq.m. with an automated catalogue system and internet wireless access.