Top Ukrainian University Rankings 2021

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According to information released by the Ukrainian Ministry of Education

Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine

Choosing the right university is one of the most important things that you should think about carefully when planning your study in Ukraine trip .

But how do you choose the best university for you? In fact, the answer to this question depends on several factors, including the university’s reputation, curriculum, faculty, student-teacher ratio, scope of research, job opportunities for graduates, cultural diversity on campus, and the international outlook of the university.

Searching for the right university – and looking at all of those factors – can be cumbersome and tedious, but you can get a good picture of all the factors in one place by looking at the global university rankings, which are lists that compare the key performance indicators of different universities in the world.

Do your part to find the university

Do not base your decision to choose the university only on international rankings, but also search carefully for universities and colleges you want to study in so that you can make an accurate decision about where you will study for years of your life. Be aware that these good rankings are not the only measures of a university or college’s suitability for you in particular. It is just an assessment of some of the important elements that you should consider when looking at each university.

How can you use university rankings to create a list of candidate universities?

You can restrict the list of nominated universities on the basis of the region, academic specialization / your preferred study program.

For example, if you want to study management sciences, search for universities that rank higher in this particular discipline. It is never a requirement that the first university in the world, for example, be also the best in this or that major.

Once you have a shortlist of your favorite universities, delve deeper by scrutinizing the curriculum, options available in study programs, colleges, teaching methods, campus life, and other factors important to you.

Name of educational institution Place in the overall ranking TOP 200 Ukraine External evaluation ball on a contract Scopus Final score
Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv 1 2 4 1 7
National University “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy” 2-3 7 2 19 28
National Technical University of Ukraine “Kyiv Polytechnic Institute named after Igor Sikorsky” 2-3 1 21 6 28
Ivan Franko National University of Lviv 4 8 20 3 31
VN Kharkiv National University Karazina 5 6 24 2 32
Danylo Halytskyi Lviv National Medical University 6 17 13 12 42
Lviv Polytechnic National University 7 5 31 8 44
Odessa II Mechnikov National University 8 18 33 4 55
OO National Medical University Worshipers 9 33 9 18 60
Dnipropetrovsk Medical Academy of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine 10 46 6 16 68
Sumy State University 11-12 3 60 9 72
Kharkiv National University of Radio Electronics 11-12 9 41 22 72
Oles Honchar Dnipro National University thirteen 23 49 11 83
Kharkiv National Medical University 14 53 7 24 84
Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University 15 20 61 5 86
National University of Pharmacy 16 15 37 35 87
Bukovynian State Medical University 17 32 17 39 88
Vasyl Stus Donetsk National University 18 29 46 21 96
Vinnytsia National Medical University named after MI Pirogov 19 27 26 50 103
Uzhhorod National University 20 11 80 14 105
Ternopil National Medical University named after I.Ya. Gorbachevsky 21 25 8 73 106
Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University 22-23 31 65 13 109
National Technical University “Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute” 22-23 4 95 10 109
National Aerospace University. ME Zhukovsky “Kharkiv Aviation Institute” 24 28 71 20 119
Donetsk National Medical University 25 78 35 7 120
National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine 26 14 82 25 121
Ukrainian Medical Dental Academy 27 44 3 77 124
National Technical University “Dnipro Polytechnic” 28 12 84 31 127
National Aviation University 29 30 68 33 131
Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University 30 73 12 47 132
Lesia Ukrainka East European National University 31 58 58 23 139
National University of Food Technology 32 16 93 32 141
Ternopil National Economic University 33 13 79 53 145
Vinnytsia National Technical University 34-35 10 113 28 151
Odessa National Polytechnic University 34-35 19 96 36 151
Kyiv National University of Construction and Architecture 36 54 39 64 157
Zaporizhia National University 37 22 99 41 162
Kyiv National University of Technology and Design 38 21 108 34 163
Zaporizhia State Medical University 39 71 28 68 167
Odessa National Medical University 40 97 5 69 171
Cherkasy National University named after Bohdan Khmelnytsky 41 61 98 17 176
Ternopil National Pedagogical University named after Volodymyr Hnatyuk 42 56 76 52 184
Vadym Hetman Kyiv National University of Economics 43 48 27 119 194
Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas 44 41 77 80 198
Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University 45 59 81 59 199
Borys Hrinchenko University of Kyiv 46 39 23 138 200
Kyiv National University of Trade and Economics 47 43 52 110 205
Prydniprovska State Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture 48 42 116 51 209
Semyon Kuznets Kharkiv National University of Economics 49 68 54 94 216
National University of Water Management and Environmental Sciences 50 50 103 65 218
Ivan Kozhedub Kharkiv National University of the Air Force 51 116 30 74 220
Kharkiv National University of Municipal Economy named after OM Бекетова 52 24 121 76 221
Odessa National Academy of Food Technologies 53 26 170 30 226
Yuri Kondratyuk Poltava Polytechnic National University 54 92 70 66 228
Ivan Pulyuy Ternopil National Technical University 55 36 131 63 230
Chernihiv Polytechnic National University 56 60 119 54 233
SZ Gzhytsky Lviv National University of Veterinary Medicine and Biotechnology 57 101 89 44 234
Kremenchug National University named after Mykhailo Ostrogradsky 58 38 154 43 235
Zhytomyr Polytechnic 59 35 124 78 237
Zhytomyr State University named after Ivan Franko 60 45 97 98 240
Ukrainian State University of Chemical Technology 61 47 180 15 242
Luhansk State Medical University 62 145 38 62 245
Kryvyi Rih National University 63 40 164 42 246
National Pedagogical University named after MP Драгоманова 64 49 86 112 247
National Forestry University of Ukraine 65 65 147 37 249
Yaroslav the Wise National University of Law 66 72 29 150 251
Zaporizhzhya Polytechnic National University 67-68 34 167 57 258
Khmelnytsky National University 67-68 69 143 46 258
Donetsk National Technical University 69 37 201 27 265
Ivan Franko Drohobych State Pedagogical University 70 120 109 40 269
South Ukrainian National Pedagogical University named after K.D. Ushinsky 71 89 145 38 272
Odessa National Economic University 72 105 72 101 278
Ostroh Academy National University 73 93 36 151 280
Kharkiv National Pedagogical University named after GS Frying pans 74 108 94 79 281
Kherson State University 75 55 149 82 286
National University “Odessa Law Academy” 76-77 76 47 166 289
Ukrainian State University of Railway Transport 76-77 67 129 93 289
National Transport University 78 98 117 81 296
Lutsk National Technical University 79 64 144 90 298
Mykolayiv National University named after V.O. Sukhomlinsky 80 51 201 48 300
Dnipro National University of Railway Transport named after Academician V. Lazaryan 81 86 127 89 302
Ukrainian Catholic University 82 129 1 177 307
Lviv State University of Life Safety 83 134 88 86 308
National Metallurgical Academy of Ukraine 84-85 66 195 49 310
Luhansk Taras Shevchenko National University 84-85 52 175 83 310
Kyiv National Linguistic University 86-87 136 15 162 313
Odessa State Ecological University 86-87 74 178 61 313
Priazovsky State Technical University 88 63 198 55 316
Alfred Nobel University 89-90 119 53 146 318
Admiral Makarov National University of Shipbuilding 89-90 82 176 60 318
Kherson National Technical University 91 104 120 95 319
Vinnytsia State Pedagogical University named after Mykhailo Kotsyubynsky 92 109 100 111 320
Ukrainian Academy of Printing 93-94 149 69 103 321
Lviv State University of Physical Culture named after Ivan Bobersky 93-94 103 133 85 321
National University of Physical Education and Sport of Ukraine 95-96 70 171 88 329
Volodymyr Vynnychenko Central Ukrainian State Pedagogical University 95-96 107 115 107 329
Kyiv National University of Culture and Arts 97 118 44 171 333
Volodymyr Dahl East Ukrainian National University 98 85 191 58 334
University of Banking 99 96 122 117 335
Odessa National Academy of Communications. O.S. Popova 100 100 139 97 336
Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University 101-105 75 192 70 337
Donbass State Machine-Building Academy 101-105 91 201 45 337
University of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine 101-105 90 114 133 337
Lviv University of Trade and Economics 101-105 176 74 87 337
Odessa Maritime Academy National University 101-105 110 83 144 337
Poltava University of Economics and Trade 106 117 102 128 347
Sumy National Agrarian University 107 114 183 56 353
State University of Infrastructure and Technology 108 130 128 96 354
Kharkiv State Academy of Design and Arts 109 156 34 165 355
Kharkiv National Automobile and Road University 110 83 201 75 359
Lviv Medical Institute 111-112 201 11 148 360
Lviv National Academy of Arts 111-112 161 22 177 360
Kyiv Medical University 113-114 191 10 161 362
National Academy of Fine Arts and Architecture 113-114 166 19 177 362
Odessa National Maritime University 115 137 112 114 363
Polissya National University 116 57 190 120 367
Kharkiv Humanities University “People’s Ukrainian Academy” 117 151 40 177 368
Kharkiv National Technical University of Agriculture named after Petro Vasylenko 118 81 185 104 370
National University of Civil Defense of Ukraine 119 79 201 91 371
Interregional Academy of Personnel Management 120 106 158 109 373
State University of Telecommunications 121 124 107 143 374
Ivan Ogienko National University of Kamyanets-Podilsky 122 88 155 132 375
National Music Academy of Ukraine named after P.I. Tchaikovsky 123-124 158 42 177 377
Poltava National Pedagogical University named after VG Короленка 123-124 95 137 145 377
University of Economics and Law “KROK 125 87 135 156 378
Tavriya State Agrotechnological University named after Dmitry Motorny 126 48 201 130 379
Concordia Ukrainian-American University 127 190 14 177 381
Odessa State Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture 128 167 126 92 385
Academy of Advocacy of Ukraine 129 184 25 177 386
National Academy of Internal Affairs 130 122 90 177 389
International Humanities University 131-132 171 111 108 390
Rivne State University for the Humanities 131-132 112 138 140 390
Mykhailo Tuhan-Baranovsky Donetsk National University of Economics and Trade 133 153 125 113 391
Bila Tserkva National Agrarian University 134 147 146 100 393
Melitopol State Pedagogical University named after Bohdan Khmelnytsky 135-136 84 169 141 394
IT STEP University 135-136 201 16 177 394
Lviv State University of Internal Affairs 137 148 87 160 395
Kyiv National University of Theater, Film and Television named after I.K. Karpenko-Kary 138 201 18 177 396
Kharkiv National University of Civil Engineering and Architecture 139-140 140 130 127 397
Nizhyn State University named after Nikolai Gogol 139-140 121 118 158 397
Berdyansk State Pedagogical University 141-142 99 201 99 399
Kyiv University of Law of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine 141-142 174 48 177 399
Nikolaev National Agrarian University 143 77 201 122 400
Sumy State Pedagogical University named after AS Makarenko 144-145 131 166 106 403
Khmelnytsky University of Management and Law. Leonid Yuzkov 144-145 160 66 177 403
Vinnytsia National Agrarian University 146 102 179 123 404
Kharkiv State University of Food and Trade 147 133 156 118 407
Kyiv International University 148-149 172 67 169 408
Uman State Pedagogical University named after Pavel Tychyna 148-149 80 199 129 408
National Academy of Management of Culture and Arts 150 170 62 177 409
Ivano-Frankivsk Academy of Ivan Zolotousty 151 201 32 177 410
Donbass National Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture 152 139 201 71 411
Donetsk State University of Management 153-155 128 201 84 413
Ukrainian Humanities Institute 153-155 186 50 177 413
Kharkiv National University of Internal Affairs 153-155 126 153 134 413
University of Customs and Finance 156-157 159 78 177 414
Lviv National Music Academy named after MV Lysenko 156-157 180 57 177 414
Mariupol State University 158 111 151 153 415
Poltava State Agrarian Academy 159 123 157 137 417
Cherkasy State Technological University 160 143 136 139 418
Kharkiv National University of Arts named after IP Kotlyarevsky 161 192 51 177 420
Kyiv State Academy of Decorative and Applied Arts and Design named after Mykhailo Boichuk 162 201 43 177 421
Central Ukrainian National Technical University 163-164 150 152 121 423
National Academy of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine named after Bohdan Khmelnytsky 163-164 201 45 177 423
Vernadsky Tavriya National University 165 125 123 177 425
National Academy of Security Service of Ukraine 166 199 56 172 427
National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education. PL Shupik 167 201 201 26 428
Zaporizhzhya Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine 168-169 201 201 29 431
Ukrainian Engineering and Pedagogical Academy 168-169 115 201 115 431
Lviv Institute of Management 170 201 55 177 433
Kharkiv National Agrarian University named after VV Dokuchaeva 171 113 186 135 434
Kharkiv Technological University “STEP” 172 201 75 159 435
Kyiv Municipal Academy of Pop and Circus Arts 173 201 59 177 437
Dnipro State Agrarian and Economic University 174 135 201 102 438
Dnipropetrovsk State University of Internal Affairs 175-176 139 132 170 441
Art Academy of Contemporary Art. Salvador Dali 175-176 201 63 177 441
Robert Elworthy Institute of Economics and Technology 177-178 201 64 177 442
Uman National University of Horticulture 177-178 94 201 147 442
Dnipro State Technical University 179-180 127 200 116 443
European University 179-180 132 134 177 443
Kyiv Orthodox Theological Academy 181 201 73 177 451
Kherson State Maritime Academy 182 165 159 131 455
King Daniel University 183 194 85 177 456
Odessa State University of Internal Affairs 184 144 141 176 461
Lviv Institute of Economics and Tourism 185 201 92 173 466
Kyiv School of Economics 186-187 201 201 67 469
Odessa Technological University “STEP” 186-187 201 91 177 469
Kharkiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education 188 201 201 72 474
Odessa Regional Institute of Public Administration of the National Academy of Public Administration under the President of Ukraine 189 201 101 177 479
Kharkiv Regional Institute of Public Administration of the National Academy of Public Administration under the President of Ukraine 190-191 201 106 174 481
Kherson State Agrarian University 190-191 138 201 142 481
Kyiv University of Culture 192 201 104 177 482
Academy of Labor, Social Relations and Tourism 193-194 152 163 168 483
Kharkiv State Academy of Culture 193-194 201 105 177 483
Kharkiv State Academy of Physical Culture 195 178 201 105 484
Zhytomyr Basic Pharmaceutical College 196-197 201 110 177 488
Open International University of Human Development “Ukraine” 196-197 162 201 125 488
Donbass State Pedagogical University 198 164 201 124 489
National University “Chernihiv Collegium” named after T.G. Shevchenko 199 168 148 177 493
Lviv National Agrarian University 200 173 196 126 495
Odessa National Music Academy named after AV Nezhdanova 201 183 142 177 502
University of Education Management 202 187 140 177 504
Mukachevo State University 203 157 189 164 510
Transcarpathian Hungarian Institute named after Ferenc Rakoczi II 204 141 197 177 515
Transcarpathian Academy of Arts 205 142 201 177 520
Odessa State Agrarian University 206 185 160 177 522
Ivan Chernyakhovsky National University of Defense of Ukraine 207 146 201 177 524
Institute of Advertising 208 201 150 177 528
Izmail State University for the Humanities 209 179 174 177 530
Pereyaslav-Khmelnytsky State Pedagogical University named after Gregory Skovoroda 210 154 201 177 532
Glukhiv National Pedagogical University named after Alexander Dovzhenko 211 155 201 177 533
Academician Yuri Bugay International University of Science and Technology 212 177 184 177 538
Academy of Recreational Technologies and Law 213 201 161 177 539
Zaporizhzhya Institute of Economics and Information Technologies 214 201 162 177 540
Vinnytsia Academy of Continuing Education 215 163 201 177 541
Academy of the State Penitentiary Service 216 201 165 177 543
University of Modern Knowledge 217 201 168 177 546
National Academy of Management 218-219 169 201 177 547
Kharkiv State Zooveterinary Academy 218-219 198 172 177 547
Kyiv Institute of Business and Technology 220 200 173 177 550
Academy of Land Forces of Hetman Peter Sagaidachny 221 175 201 177 553
Zhytomyr Military Institute named after SP Korolyov 222 201 201 152 554
Eastern European University of Economics and Management 223 201 177 177 555
Odessa State Academy of Technical Regulation and Quality 224 201 201 154 556
Berdyansk University of Management and Business 225-226 181 201 175 557
Lviv University of Business and Law 225-226 201 201 155 557
Academician Stepan Demyanchuk International University of Economics and Humanities 227 193 188 177 558
Khortytsia National Training and Rehabilitation Academy 228-229 201 181 177 559
National Academy of Public Administration under the President of Ukraine 228-229 201 201 157 559
Zhytomyr Medical Institute 230-231 201 182 177 560
Podolsk State Agrarian Technical University 230-231 182 201 177 560
Kyiv Slavic University 232-233 201 201 163 565
Khmelnytsky Humanitarian and Pedagogical Academy 232-233 201 187 177 565
University of Bukovina 234 188 201 177 566
classical private university 235 189 201 177 567
Military Institute of Telecommunications and Informatization. Heroes of Kruty 236 201 201 167 569
National Academy of Statistics, Accounting and Auditing 237 201 193 177 571
Kharkiv Academy of Humanities and Education 238 201 194 177 572
Luhansk National Agrarian University 239 195 201 177 573
Kyiv Academy of Hairdressing 240 196 201 177 574
Donetsk Law Institute 241 197 201 177 575

Is University Ranking Really Important?

To some extent – yes! Ranking can help you sort out your options and will make you aware of universities you may not have heard of before! But as you have seen, each classification has a different basis and factors.

In order to make your decision with peace of mind, you can contact the UA.University Education Advisors, all of whom have excellent experience to help you find the right university for your needs and apply to start your studies there. Book your appointment now with your UA.University advisor .

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