V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University (Official Site)

The School of Computer Science trains bachelors in the training directions: “Computer Science”, “Systems Engineering”, “Information and communication systems security”. The training of Specialists and Master is taken in the specialties of “Information Control Systems and Technologies”, “Control Systems and Automation”, “Information and communication systems security”.

The duration of the study is 4 years with a degree of a “Bachelor” and 5 years of “Master” and “Specialist”.

The School of Computer Science trains postgraduate students in specialties of “Mathematical modeling and computational methods”.

School has 5 departments:

  1. Software and Interactive Systems Department;
  2. Electronics and Control Systems Department;
  3. Systems and Technologies Modeling Department;
  4. Theoretical and Applied Systems Engineering Department;
  5. Department of information systems and technologies security,

Information Technologies Center and Open Networking Academy CISCO.

In the 2010-2011 academic year 270 students are trained at the School.

The School of Computer Science was founded on Aug. 7, 2001 by the School of Mathematics and Mechanics and the School of Physics and Technology at Karazin Kharkov National University. In the next years the school expanded its training areas, significantly increased its logistical support, increased the amount of scientific research. In 2007 the Scool established the Information Technologies Center.

The peculiarity of training the specialists is in training the personnel for high technologies, which are related to the computer control of the new information systems, computer simulation of processes and computer control in atomic-nuclear, radiation and plasma technologies, development and exploitation of computer control system for the complex communication and radio-electronic complexes.


The School of Computer Science is affiliate of the Institute of high-tech of Kharkov National University. The scientific and educational complexes are created in the institute in the leading scientific establishments of Ukraine, such as the National scientific center “Kharkov Institute of Physics and Technology”, Scientific center of physics and technology of Department of Education and National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, National Space Agency of Ukraine. On the basis of these complexes students have take educational, production and diploma practices. The institute has wide connections with leading scientific establishments of Russia, Germany, USA, Canada, Poland, where the best students take introductory and diploma practices, and graduate students have long-term scientific trainings.