SumDU confirmed high positions in the World ecological ranking UI GreenMetric

Sumy State University took the second place in top-10 Ukrainian higher education institutions, which entered the World ecological ranking UI GreenMetric. In a general ranking, SumDU took the 208th place (last year result - 216) among 780 education institutions (in 2018 - 719), from 85 world countries (2018 - 81).

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Insights from 2019 Sumy Media Literacy Institute: Trying and Sharing New Experiences

Foreign Languages Department of Academic and Research Institute for Business Technologies “UAB” of Sumy State University in collaboration with English Language Fellow Wendy Finlayson was the leading co-organizer of 2019 Sumy Media Literacy Institute «Incorporating Media Literacy in English Language Teaching and Learning in the 21st Century».

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SumDU students received certificates of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on the course “Hospitality, Restaurant and Tourism Management” (+video)

The final session in the Virtual Global classroom – educational project that comprised 7 countries and 10 world universities is finished. Teachers of all partner universities of the project adapted the work programme and teaching their disciplines to the topic “Hospitality, Restaurant and Tourism Management”.

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SumDU at International Higher Education Summit AFRICA 2019

SumDU took part in International Higher Education Summit AFRICA 2019, held on November 19-20, 2019 in Cape Town, Republic of South Africa.

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Sumy State University is the university of a classical type with a wide range of majors and study directions including 46 specialties in technical, economic, humanitarian, legal and IT fields of knowledge.

Results and Achievements

The quality of SumDU education is confirmed by the international ratings. According to the QS World University Rankings, Sumy State University makes it to the Top-group (3%) of the world leading universities, and according to the QS EECA University Rankings, SumDU is included to the Top-100 universities in the EECA region (Emerging Europe and Central Asia).

The results of the QS external audit show that SumDU has received the highest points (5 stars) for quantitative and qualitative number of staff, student satisfaction with the quality of teaching, availability of studying and its terms, socially-orientated activities and E-learning.

Technological Excellence

The information and telecommunication technologies, e-learning and Open Course Ware are actively implemented here. The thousands of computers, over 100 multimedia lecture halls, interactive systems, computing cluster, radio and TV studios serve as an indicator of a high technological advancement.

University Resources

There are over 3.1 million of paper copies in highly developed library and information center, which also includes the electronic library. According to the results of Ranking Web of Repositories by Webometrics, SumDU repository takes the first place in Ukraine among the similar electronic resources of scientific publications.

International Cooperation

Sumy State University cooperates with about 200 international partners. Our university also takes part in international grant programs, EU projects and international academic mobility programs.

Sumy State University implements the study programs in English. Thanks to the English-speaking environment about 1,700 foreign students from more than 50 countries study at SumDU.

Our Facilities

SumDU has comfortable dormitories, a complex of dining catering, a sports complex, a swimming pool, gyms, stadiums, a playing field with artificial turf, a modern fitness center and even its own driving school.

Social Life at SumDU

SumDU offers about 100 sport sections, over 40 art groups and studios, including vocal studios, instrumental and choreographic ensembles, drama clubs, cinematography and photography groups.

Contact us

2, Rymskogo-Korsakova st., 40007 Sumy,Ukraine

International Students Office:
Tel/fax: +38 (0542) 33-71-14

International Affairs Office:
Tel/fax: +38 (0542) 33-10-81


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