Kharkiv National University

country rank  11
world rank  4389

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University Overview

Established in 1804, Kharkiv National University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large city of Kharkiv (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Kharkiv Oblast. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, Kharkiv National University (KhNU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Kharkiv National University (KhNU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 215 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

Name Харківський національний університет імені В.Н. Каразіна
Acronym KhNU
Founded 1804
Motto Cognoscere, Docere, Erudire
To learn, to educate, to enlighten
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Maidan Svobody, 4
Kharkiv (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
61022 Kharkiv Oblast
T +380 (57) 705 1247
F +380 (57) 705 1248

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Kharkiv National University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine

Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019