The admission rules are developed in accordance with the Law of Ukraine No.1556-VII of July 1, 2014 “On Higher Education”; “Procedure of the preparation of applicants for PhD and ScD degrees in higher educational (scientific) institutions”, adopted by the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on March 23, 2016 No. 261; “Rules of admission to the higher educational institutions in Ukraine in 2019”, approved by the Order of Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine No. 1096 of October 11, 2018.
Admission to the doctoral studies is implemented on a competitive basis.
The rules of admission to doctoral studies of the University are valid from July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020.
Standard term for the preparation of ScD candidates at the Doctoral Studies Department is two years.
For admission to the doctoral studies the applicants are expected to have a Doctor of Philosophy academic degree, scientific achievements and not less than 15 scientific articles published in the scientific (including electronic) professional journals of Ukraine and other states (including at least 2 articles in the scientific periodicals of other states on subject of the thesis; they are comparable to the publications in Ukrainian journals which are indexed in international scientometric databases).