About the Department

During the whole academic year, workers of the department arrange different thematic events, games, competitions, conversations, round-table meetings, exhibitions, evening events for students dedicated to calendar and ceremonial holidays (Autumn Ball, Musical Meetings, Kozak Glory, Students’ Day, New Year’s Mosaic, Valentine’s Day, Tetiana’s Day, Humoristic Mix, Victory Day and others. Excursions to the cultural centers of our city are quite interesting – visiting the Philharmonic Hall, theatres and museums. In spring and autumn, regional excursions to sights of the region and the country are held. 

A separate area of the department’s activity is the work with foreign students. The whole range of educational and large-scale cultural activities is arranged for them. These include: Mr Foreign Student, Roads of Friendship, National Cuisine, Touristic Takeoff, Fun Run. Common educational sporting and large-scale cultural activities allow foreign and Ukrainian students to establish friendly relationships.  

Moreover, the department looks after clubs in different areas: regional nature club, literary, intellectual club. 

Tasks of the Department:

  • organization of students’ leisure and implementation of events on national, patriotic and legal education;
  • providing the structural subsections, students’ self-governing bodies with practical and methodological assistance in arranging educational, sporting and large-scale cultural activities;
  • preparation of the methodological recommendations on organization and arrangement of educational work;
  • establishment of evidence-based and practically tested methods and forms of education of students;
  • coordinating the work of academic groups’ supervisors;
  • conducting the working meetings and training seminars for supervisors;career guidance work with pupils;
  • organization of students’ meetings with the representatives of law-enforcement bodies, social services and other government structures.
Head of the Department
Olena V. Zhylenko
2, Rymskogo-Korsakova st., 
Main Building, Room 508
40007 Sumy,Ukraine
Tel.: +38 (0542) 68-77-62
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Contact us

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

International Students Office:
Tel/fax: +38 (0542) 33-71-14
E-mail: info@study.sumdu.edu.ua

International Affairs Office:
Tel/fax: +38 (0542) 33-10-81
E-mail: info@dir.sumdu.edu.ua


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