*as of June 2020

HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS TYPES AND STATISTICS (2019/20)*:

  Total

Colleges

(Colleges, Technical schools**, Vocational schools**)

Universities

(Universities, Academies, Institutes)

Total HEIs 619 (1,439 mln students) 338 (0,173 mln students) 281 (1,266 mln students)
Public HEI 504 (1,316 mln students) 301 (0,158 mln students) 203 (1,158 mln students)
Private HEI 115 (0,123 mln students)  37 (0,015 mln students)  78 (0,108 mln students)
International students 60 006 177 59 829

 • 156 909 academic staff: 133 459 Universities’ and 23 450 Colleges’ academic staff

**Technical schools, Vocational schools – VET institutions that offer Junior Specialist study programmes in frame of the higher education system until 2019; since 2020, a new system of education and qualifications operates.

 VET Institutions*** statistics (2019/20)*:

VET Institutions Students Teacher staff
Total 723 245 775 information not available

*** There is only the public type of ownership of VET institutions in Ukraine

Secondary Education Institutions types and statistics (2019/20)*:

Secondary Education Institutions School Students Teacher staff
Total 15 192 4 138 466 439 921
Public 14 912 4 098 031 433 939
Private 282 40 435 5 982

*SourceState Statistics Service of Ukraine http://www.ukrstat.gov.ua

**Technical schools, Vocational schools – VET institutions that offer Junior Specialist study programmes in frame of the higher education system until 2019; after 2019, a new system of education and qualifications will operate (download file with info and table with system description here ).

National Qualifications Framework – 10 levels of qualifications (based on EQF LLL) was approved by the Cabinet of Ministries of Ukraine (2011).

The Law of Higher Education (2014) is compatible with the Bologna Process (3-cycle HE, ECTS, DS, ESG, NQF implementation).

Ukrainian Higher Education Institutions DATABASE

DATABASE of Ukrainian HEIs Erasmus+ coordinators (KA, KA2, Jean Monnet, leadership, international departments, Erasmus+ contacts)