Overview of the University
The University offers courses in the following 24 fields: Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Economical Cybernetics, Physics, Physics of Solids, Biology, Physiology, Law, Social Pedagogy, Psychology, History, Social Work, Physical Culture, Physical Reabilitation, Olympic and Professional Sports, Finance and Credit, Accountancy, Russian Language and Literature, Ukrainian Language and Literature, English Language and Literature, German Language and Literature, French Language and Literature, Interpreting, Economy and Management.
More than 6500 students now attend the University, among them about 4200 full-time students and the rest distance learning students. They attend more than 50 chairs, 35 of which lead to a degree.
The Cultural-Scientific Centre of the Dnieper Region and the Physico-Technological Science Centre are also located on the University campus.
The following are some of the more mature research topics which are presently being conducted by University academic staff:
Professors and lecturers of the University have close ties with enterprises and organisations in Zaporozhye and its region. Some of the more famous are the Zaporozhstal Steel Works, Zaporozhye Power Station, and several larger enterprises producing consumer electronics and semiconductors. They also have numerous contacts with scientific and educational centres in Ukraine and abroad.
University staff take part in organising and holding national and international conferences, and cooperate with scientists from Ukraine and abroad. For example, exchanges have taken place with USA, Great Britain, Poland, Russia, Bulgaria, Holland, Austria, France and Germany.