The University



Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University is a student-centered, research intensive and globally involved university of over 140-year history.

Innovative education methods, long-term teaching traditions and close links with public institutions and businesses raise competitiveness of our graduates and help them contribute to the development of our society and state.

Over 8 thousand students do courses in 45 majors. Long-term educational traditions and philosophy of servant leadership ensures personal development of students and staff. Building trust relationships and promoting important social values are the basis for the corporate culture of Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University. 

University mission: to promote personal sustainable development and leadership, to be of service to community and individual.

University Vision: the University is a leader with a high corporate culture, innovative education, advanced science and constant pursuit of excellence.

Key values:








civic identity.

International Cooperation. Going global is one of the priorities for the university. It is a member of the International Association of Universities (2012), the European University Association (2013) and the European Health and Fitness Association (2015). It has over 60 agreements signed with universities and organizations from over 20 countries. We are involved in joint projects with the World Bank, Co-Serve International, the British Council in Ukraine, the USETI Alliance (Ukraine Standardized External Testing Initiative) etc.
Looking for new academic opportunities, learning from international experience provide our staff and students with great opportunities of professional growth.
B.Grinchenko Kyiv University is a part of the EU Erasmus+ programme, which makes it possible to participate in exchange programmes with the University of Foggia (Italy), the University of Cádiz (Spain), at the Polonia Academy in Czestochowa (Poland), the University of Vilnius (Lithuania), at Zhejiang Normal University and at Jilin University (China).
International research activity of the staff includes guest lecturing, joint projects with researchers from universities of other countries. 



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