Economic universities

Platov South-Russian State Polytechnic University (NPI)

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Platov South-Russian State Polytechnic University (NPI) is the first institution of higher education estab=lished as Don Polytechnic Institute in the South of Russia more than 100 years ago (in 1907). Over the period since its estab=lishment the University has been renamed several times: in April 1930 the university was divided into seven independent institutions, and in 1933 three of them merged to form the North Caucasus Industrial Institute, which became Sergo Ordzhonikidze Novocherkassk Industrial Institute in 1934.

V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University

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The University of Kharkov or officially the Vasyl Karazin Kharkov National University is one of the major universities in Ukraine, and earlier in the Russian Empire and Soviet Union. It was founded in 1804 through the efforts of Vasily Karazin and in accordance with the charter of Tsar Alexander I. The inauguration of the university was done on 29 January, 1805. The university gave a powerful impetus to the emergence of Kharkov as a major scientific, cultural centre and an academic hub of Ukraine. Today the University is rated among the best Ukrainian classical universities and is known around the world for its knowledge and reputation.

Kharkiv State University of Food Technology and Trade

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Kharkiv State University of Food Technology and Trade is a multi-profile institution of higher education of the 4th level of accreditation, which provides the University the right to train specialists for foreign countries.

It is the only state higher school of food science, food engineering, restaurant business, commodity science and commerce in Eastern Ukraine training Bachelors, Specialists (Experts) and Masters for the industries above.

Kharkiv National University of Radioelectronics (KNURE)

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On the bases of building faculty of Kharkov Polytechnic Institute and architectural faculty of Kharkov Art Institute the Kharkov Engineering-Building Institute (KEBI) was founded in 1930, it is from where the history of Kharkov National University of Radio Electronics began. In 1934 Kharkov Geodetic Institute and Scientific Research Institute of Geodesy and Cartography joined the structure of the institute. Within 10 years Kharkov Engineering Building Institute (KEBI) became the largest higher education institution of Ukraine including1734 students, 200 teachers and 4 faculties: Architectural, Building, Sanitary and Geodetic. In 1966 it was given the name of Kharkov Institute of Radio electronics (KIRE) and soon after the declaration of independence of Ukraine in 1993 the institute got the status of University and became Kharkov Technical University of Radio electronics (KTURE). In 2001 the status of the University was upgraded to the National University.

Kharkiv national university of economics

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 Simon Kuznets Kharkiv National University of Economics is the largest economic higher educational and research institution in the Eastern Ukraine. Established in 1912, since 2013 the University is named after Simon Kuznets, its noted alumnus.

In 1888, with the initiative of Kharkov businessman merchant and Commerce Adviser M. Orlov, the Kharkov Commercial College was founded, it was opened in 1893, and it was given the name of Emperor Alexander III in 1896. Simon Kuznets Kharkov National University of Economics was established in 1912.

Kharkiv national technical university

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National Technical University "Kharkov Polytechnic Institute" (NTU "KhPI") was established in 1885 by Dmitry Mendeleev as a practical technological institute with the aim of promoting technical education in the Russian Empire. Initially the university had only two departments – Mechanical & Chemical, which could offer training to 125 students. The founder and first president of the institute was Viktor Kyrpychov