Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics
Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics
Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics



General Information

6 Faculties are part of the Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics:

  • Faculty of International Trade and Law
  • Faculty of Economics, Management and Psychology
  • Faculty of Trade and Marketing
  • Faculty of Finance and Banking
  • Faculty of Accounting, Audit and Informational Systems
  • Faculty of Restaurant, Hotel and Tourism Business

Kyiv campus is a single complex that stands on the territory of 17 ha which includes 6 academic buildings, library, 6 dormitories, 2 sport facilities, modern football stadium, 2 canteens, 7 cafeterias, 2 concert-halls.  

18 regional subdivisions: 6 educational institutes, 9 colleges and 3 high commercial specialized schools which are located in Vinnytsa, Kharkiv, Chernivtsi, Kyiv, Kolomiya, Zhytomyr, Khmelnytskyi, Uzhgorod, Odessa etc.

The Certified Quality Management System has been functioning efficiently at the Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics in accordance with the international ISO 9001:2008 standard since 2009.

The sphere of science in the University is an essential component of its innovative activity. The directions of scientific researches are defined according to the nation-wide priorities of science and education development with respect to the activity profile of the University. Most of them are aimed at: solving the problems of the development of merchandise turnover, trade, consumer market development management; forming foreign economic policy of Ukraine; development of competitive environment in the conditions of innovative economic model; improving the methodology of the innovation investment management under conditions of sustainable economic development, the efficiency of the budget system functioning; developing the hotel and tourism business market in Ukraine, quality assurance and product safety.

English speaking Master’s Degree Programs:

  • «International Economics»
  • «Management of Foreign Economic Activity»
  • «Financial Management»
  • «Tourism Management»
  • «International Tourism Business»
  • «Trade Management»
  • «Hotel and Restaurant Management»
  • «International Hotel Business» 

There are 6 Specialized Academic Councils in KNUTE that have the right to consider and conduct the thesis defense for the academic degrees – PhD (Economics, Finance, Engineering and Psychology) and Doctor of Sciences (Economics, Finance, Engineering).

KNUTE structure also includes: Institute of Higher Qualification; European Education Center; Preparatory Department for Foreign Citizens and Stateless Persons; Center of Technology Transfer; Scientific-and-Technical Center for Certification of Products, Services and Quality Systems; Center of Distance Education; Center of Educational and Psychological Research; Center of Occupational Guidance; Center of Training for Standardized External Testing; Center for Career Development; Centre for Evaluation and Monitoring of Knowledge etc.

KNUTE provides teaching English/French/German – as a first foreign language, and Polish/Spanish/ Modern Greek/Latin – as a second foreign language. Free of charge program of studying Japanese has been functioning for more than 10 years in KNUTE.     

KNUTE has created favorable conditions for studying, comfortable stay and accommodation for students with special needs.

Academic process is provided in 6 university buildings, which includes 26 specialized laboratories, 48 computer labs, 125 lecture halls and 2040 computers.

The Library fund counts over 1,4 million printed sources from various branches of science. There are 6 reading-halls, 7 lending libraries, multimedia library, foreign literature hall, cards and electronic catalogues hall, new literature hall, and such special sectors as methodological sector of KNUTE, thesis  and thesis abstracts sector for library users.

Institute of Higher Qualification is a structural subdivision of KNUTE, which has been implementing important activity directions for business sphere for more than 15 years. IHQ successfully competes in the segment of postgraduate and business education.

Activity of European Education Center is aimed at realization of academic mobility principles and creation of a possibility for students to get a double degree diploma. The highly qualified lecturers of EEC prepare second- and third-year students of KNUTE to pass DELF/DALF, IELTS, TOEFL levels B1, B2.

The University is actively involved in development and implementation of international projects, both within the framework of the European Union programs and within the framework of cooperation with partner universities, organizations and state bodies of France, Germany, Poland, Hungary, Greece, Italy, Spain, Lithuania, Portugal, Romania, China, Russia, Belarus, Moldova and others.

The Preparatory Department for Foreign Citizens and Stateless Persons provides teaching Ukrainian language (optionally — Russian) and basic disciplines for foreign citizens to the level that is demanded to continue studies at KNUTE and other Ukrainian universities.

Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics traditionally is among the leaders of the Ukrainian HEI’s. The polling of 2015 proves again the high prestige and stability of KNUTE: University took the 11th place among the 30 best universities of Ukraine, is in TOP-5 of the league table of HEIs that trains the highest number of top-managers and in TOP-10 according to the university transparency league table.

остання редакція 11.01.2021