FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
- How can I get a visa if there is no Embassy of Ukraine in my country?
In order to receive a visa, you must visit a country which has an Embassy of Ukraine and apply from there. See the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine’s website for a complete list of embassies and consulates – www.mfa.gov.ua
- What is a visa letter?
A visa application letter is detailed information from the Ukrainian State Center for International Education sent to the Ukrainian Embassy located in your country to confirm that your invitation to study is genuine.
- Can I come to study in Ukraine on a tourist visa?
No. Only a student visa (type D) gives you the right to enter the territory of Ukraine for education. For a visa you need an official letter of invitation.
- Where can I find an invitation letter?
We make an official invitation letter. To do this, you need to send a photo of the passport and the document of the previous education
- How long is the visa application process?
It depends on the country where the Visa was received. Typically, the visa application process is around ten working days. Sometimes this can be prolonged to 30 working days.
- How can I choose a university?
Universities of Ukraine – there is a comprehensive list of Higher Education Institutions and you can make your choice.
- Where can I see the cost of study?
Tuition Fees – there is all information about the universities, specialties and the cost of study
- What additional expenses can there be?
Invitation for training – $25-$50 (The price depends on the citizenship of the applicant and the chosen university. It includes the cost of visa support)
Registration in Ukraine (“posvidka”) and insurance – $150 for 1 year (must be done for the entire period of study in Ukraine)
Nostrification (procedure for recognition of previous education certificates) – The price depends on the document
Payment for accommodation in a hostel – $35-$60 per month (The price depends on the chosen university)
- What should I do if I do not know Russian?
It is not necessary to learn Russian, you can choose a program in English. Ukrainian universities offer many programs with teaching in English. If you decide to choose a program in Russian, then you can enter the Preparatory Department to study the Russian language, after which you can continue your studies at any university in Ukraine. If you do not know Russian well, you can apply for 1 course and additionally engage in courses in Russian at the university.
- How can I apply to get an invitation letter?
When you fill the application form you will receive the letter with instructions. You can ask whatever you want to know about the admission process.
- How can I get an invitation?
The invitation letter is sent from the university via DHL because of its reliability at the international level. The cost of sending you an invitation letter should be covered by you and not included in the above price.
- How long will it take for an invitation letter?
Typically, to receive an invitation letter, it usually takes from one to three working days, depending on the university you choose.
- How long is the invitation letter valid for?
The invitation letter is valid up to 6 months.
- How can I pay for the invitation and mail services?
You can make payment through the site ONLINE PAYMENT or through the western union
Please note that intermediary banks generally take commission.
- My country recognizes the Ukrainian diploma? What are the ratings of the universities of Ukraine?
All universities with which we work have the status of state and IV level of accreditation. These universities issue a European degree diploma, which is recognized in all developed countries of the world. Also, universities are included in world rankings, such as QS EECA University (Top-200 universities) – the best universities in Central Asia.
Students from 44 countries study at our universities. All the diplomas that our students received were confirmed by the Ministry of Education.
- Why different price for the first year and for each subsequent?
The cost of training for the first year is higher due to the need to do a lot of work with students at the stage of admission. Namely: – the costs of enrollment, – the search for candidates (advertising), – settlement, – escort, – registration of documents, – meeting, etc.
- Where will I live during my studies?
In Ukraine, every foreign student after enrollment is provided with a place in the hostel. The cost of living in a hostel is $ 35 – $ 60 per month (the price depends on the chosen university). You can “walk” yourself at one of the universities and hostel thanks to a 3D tour