Admission requirements in Ukraine
Admission requirements in Ukraine are very simple, as an admission process too.
The validity of Passport should not be less than for 1 year.
You have to getEducational Documents (O level/ SSCE/ HSSC, Bachelor or Master Degree if available)
UPD: Since 2016 admission process in Ukrainian universities for foreign students aviable via Ukrainian Admission Center. Official ukrainian organization for foreign students.
Ukrainian Universities start to issue “Invitation Letter” from March/ April every year.
Universities accept Applications for Study from month of January for September intake. Admission and visa getting will be easy with “Invitation Letters” for students who apply through us earlier and issue their “Invitation Letters” from chosen/ recommended Universities respectively. The Universities keep issuing the “Invitation Letters” letters from March/ April to November (mostly extended to December). After March/ April, it takes about 3 working days to issue an “Invitation to Study” letter from a chosen/ recommended University.
The classes start from 1st September. Foreign students are allowed to join their English Medium Programmes until 15 th of November. Students arriving after 15 th of November can join Preparatory Programme only.
The students should always provide their valid postal address & contact numbers on Application form for universities.
Upon Receiving Invitation letter
The student should contact Ukraine embassy in his / her country in order to apply for the student visa. Ukraine embassy starts accepting Student Visa Applications and issue Student Visa from May/ June and keep issuing until 15 th November. In some countries Ukraine embassy starts working with Student Visa Applications and issue Student Visa by 15 th August to 15 th November (usually it is extended to December/ January). Following documents should be submitted in Ukraine Embassy to obtain a Student Visa,
Documents required on Arrival:
Recommended International Airports in Ukraine : Kyiv (Boryspol airport), Dnepropetrovsk, Odessa and Kharkiv.
The student must be sure of bringing all Payments and Documents mentioned below otherwise Ukraine Immigration Authority can refuse him/ her Entry and DEPORT back to his/ her country The student must bring full Tuition fee, accommodation fee and other charges (Cash or Travel Cheques). Learn all this in advance in your university. The student is questioned by airport Immigration Authorities about Tuition fee and other charges. The student must bring some extra money for personal keep up. You can learn our recommendation about cost of living in Ukraine.
Internationall Passport/ Traveling document with Ukraine Visa on it (valid -not less than one year)
Original Invitation Letter of the University
Birth Certificate , Translated into Ukrainian language and legalized by Notary Public or Ukraine Embassy. (The student is subject to bring translated documents to Ukraine if Ukraine Embassy required translations at the time of issuing Visa)
Original School Certificates ( O level/ SSCE/ HSSC, Bachelor or Master Degree if available ) translated into Ukrainian language and legalized by Notary Public or Ukrainian Embassy (The student is subject to bring translated documents to Ukraine if Ukraine Embassy required translations at the time of issuing Visa)
General Health- Medical Certificate issued at least two months prior the entrance in to Ukraine translated into Ukrainian language and legalized by Notary Public or Ukrainian Embassy. (The student is subject to bring translated documents to Ukraine if Ukraine Embassy required translations at the time of issuing Visa)
HIV- AIDS Negative Certificate issued at least two months prior the entrance translated into Ukrainian Language and Legalized by Notary Public or Ukrainian Embassy. (The student is subject to bring translated documents to Ukraine if Ukraine Embassy required translations at the time of issuing Visa)
Health Insurance covering one year/ for some countries only for Traveling period
Sponsorship Letter from the Parents/Person who is going to bear the expenses for student during stay/ studying in Ukraine . (It is not a condition for all Nationalities)
Bank Statement to prove financial ability. (It is not a condition for all Nationalities)
12 Passport size photographs (3 * 4 cm )
Air Ticket valid for one year, must be To and Fro
Migration card must be filled in by student on arrival to Ukraine and kept saved during stay in Ukraine.
The student must produce it to Immigration Authorities when returning home or travelling out of the country.
Admission process in Ukraine
To get admission in any University of Ukraine there are three steps:
STEP 1: HOW TO GET INVITATION LETTER
To get an invitation letter from any University of Ukraine you should contact university representatives or educational agents. You can contacts us and we’ll recommend you good agent for ukrainian universities.
STEP 2: VISA
After getting invitation letter from university or their agents students should contact to nearest Ukraine Embassy or Consulate.
Student should apply to Ukraine embassy with the following documents:
- Original Invitation letter
- Original international passport (valid for one year)
- Higher Secondary School certificate (translated into Ukrainian language)
- Birth Certificate (translated into Ukrainian language)
- Medical Certificate showing absence of Aids/HIV (translated into Ukrainian language) • Medical Certificate showing physical and mental fitness (translated into Ukrainian language)
- 8 Passport size Photos
After getting visa from Ukraine embassy or Consulate, students should inform their agents about his/her flight details with date and arrival time.
Admission process can be without agents. But “EducationBro” Magazine strongly recommend to make admission with agents helps.
Education in Ukraine is the cheapest in Europe and agent services are cheap too. The fact is that using the services of an agent, you guarantee yourself a visa and admission to the University. Agents know all the nuances and help you to avoid any problems. If you will do yourself, then there is a high probability that you will make a mistake and lose time and money.
It is only our recommendation. It is your choice. You can contact us if you can not make decisions or doubt in the integrity of your agents. Our consultations are free of charge. We are a nonprofit organization and are always ready to help foreign students.