National Aviation University International Education Centre


About University

Location: Kyiv, Ukraine
Adress: 1, Komarova ave.
Area: 0,9 km2
Academic buildings: 14
Number of students: 50 000
Number of foreigners: 1 200
Foundation date : 25 August 1933
Number of Institutes: 15
Library fund: 2 600 000 books
Phone: +38 (044) 4974105
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General information
Aviation has always been in the forefront of scientific and technological progress. Tens of thousands of specialists for 122 countries have graduated from the largest aviation university in Ukraine, the National Aviation University (NAU). Now the University continues to provide training in promising areas and various specialities. The University was founded in 1933. It has the IV level of accreditation. Academic activities are performed by a highly skilled scientific and pedagogical team, including 23 academicians, corresponding members of the Academy of Science of Ukraine, 280 doctors of sciences, professors, 830 candidates of sciences and senior lecturers, 54 honored people of science and engineering of Ukraine and winners of the State prizes.

Structure of the University
More than 50 thousand students study at the University today. 1200 foreign students from 50 countries are among them. 15 educational research institutes, 20 faculties, 10 research institutes and centres, 6 colleges, 4 lyceums and gymnasiums function at the University.

Educational Research Institutes: Aerospace Institute, Electronics and Control Systems Institute, Institute of Computer Technologies, Information-Diagnostic Systems Institute, Institute of Municipal Activity, Humanities Institute, Economics and Management Institute, International Relations Institute, Air and Space Law Institute, Preparatory Institute, ICAO Institute, Institute of Extramural and Distance Education, Institute of Innovative Technologies, Institute of Continuing Education, Land Use and Information Technologies Institute.

Faculties: Aircraft Faculty, Mechanics and Energetics Faculty, Aerospace Control Systems Faculty, Faculty of Electronics, Faculty of Information Technologies, Telecommunication and Security of Information Faculty, Faculty of Computer Sciences, Faculty of Computer Systems, Faculty of Airport Design, Architecture and Design Faculty, Environment Protection Faculty, Faculty of Economics and Business, Faculty of Air Transportation Technologies, Management & Logistics Faculty, Faculty of International Information and Law, International Economic Relations Faculty, Psychology & Sociology Faculty, Faculty of Linguistics, Foreign Students Faculty, Military Training Faculty.

Scientific Research Institutes and Centres: Aviation Scientific and Research Institute, Integrated Telecommunication Technologies Scientific and Research Institute, Transient Processes Scientific and Research Institute, Scientific and Research Institute of Design, Scientific and Research Institute "Aviatest", “Aviaservice” Centre, “Solid” Engineering Centre, Aerodynamic Research Centre, Research Design Bureau "Buran", Protect of Flights Information main Enterprise.

Colleges: College of Information Technologies, Geodesy and Organization of the Use of Land, Industrially- and Eonomic College, Aviation College (Slovyansk), Aviation College (Kryviy Rih), Flying College (Kremenchuk), Aviation College (Vasylkiv).

Lyceums and Gymnasiums: Aero-Space Lyceum (Kyiv), Aero-Space Lyceum (Lubny), Professional Lyceum, Gymnasium (Sympheropol)

University facilities
The are occupied by the University is about 90 hectares, the total are of 14 academic buildings is 150 000 square meters. 75 airplanes and helicopters, 42 aircraft engines, 3 aircraft simulators, 240 on-board systems, test benches and about 2500 modern computers are used in the educational process. The scientific and technical library has about 3 million books. The University has a training aerodrome, unique hangar, radio equipment and aviation ground equipment facilities, aerodynamic training complex with the wind tunnel, State Museum of Aviation. Art and Culture Centre, sport complex, 11 comfortable hostels, canteen with a seating capacity for 1000 people at a time, medical centre, e-club, billiard club are the parts of students' campus. Also the University comprises summer camp on the bank of the Dnipro river and on the Black seashore.

University international activities
One of the priorities of the University is the integration into the international research and education sphere. The University has joined the Bologna Convention that makes it possible to integrate scientists' efforts and to improve students mobility. The University professors and students carry out wide range of research with universities of Great Britain, Spain, the Netherlands, Germany, France, South Korea and other countries. The University successfully collaborates with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). Two ICAO European Regional Training Centres are successfully functioning for aviation personnel upgrading. Both Centres implement the TRAINAIR Methodology on the basis of ICAO Standards and Recommended practices.

Our history

2000 National Aviation University
1994 Kyiv International University of Civil Aviation
1965 Kyiv Institute of Civil Aviation Engineers
1947 Kyiv Institute of Civil Air Fleet
1933 Kyiv Aviation Institute
1898 Mechanical department of Kyiv Politechnical Institute