TarasShevchenko National University of Kyiv (KNU) is the one of the largest and oldestuniversities of Ukraine. It was founded in 1834. More than 26 thousand studentscan be educated at the University, and they can studyon 13 faculties and 8 institutes. Among faculties it ispossible to distinguish such as Geology, History, Computer Systems and Information TechnologiesFaculties.
Among Institutes it is distinguished the Institutes of Philology, Journalism, International Relations and many others. All University entrants can complete the courses, that have their place at KNU. Also in the University there is an Educational-Scientific Center "Institute of biology and medicine", on the base of which it is possible to get medical education. It is a novelty for KNU.
The University is located in the center of the capital of Ukraine and has a very comfortable transport communication.
KNU is included in ratings of popular universities of the world and has close connections with foreign partners from 57 countries in the world.
In 2017 it became the most popular in Ukraine among university enrollees. There are 20 comfort dormitories in a campus on the territory of the University. Also different hobby classes are accessible for students, where they can spend their free time, for example, Classes of Arabic Dance, Association of Students and Postgraduates, Theatre-Studio of Indian Classic Dance and many others.