National Technical University of Ukraine: Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute

Kyiv polytechnic institute (since 2016 – National Technical University of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”) was founded in 1898. Over the period of its existence it has trained 370 thousand of specialists, 60 thousand of which during of the period of Ukrainian independence.



The idea of establishment of technical educational institution occurred to sugar mill workers of south-west regions. On 18th of January 1880 with the active support of the head of Kyiv exchange committee N. Hryakov it was decided to open the subscription for donation-raising. 


High quality education and recognition on labor market are the main tasks of educational establishments that train specialists for the national economy. National technical university of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv polytechnic institute” trains specialists in 42 fields of study and 168 program subject areas.


The main objective of the Center of Career Development "KPI", which was founded in 2001, is rendering to thousands of students, post-graduates and graduates of various assistance on a temporary, seasonal and full employment.

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Housing services

Accommodation Quick Facts

  • There are 20 student’s dormitories in the Campus (block dormitories and corridor dormitories), including 3 hotel-type dormitories for married students;
  • Number of inhabitants in KPI dormitories is 14 thousand students;
  • Postgraduate students may live in the hotel-type dormitories;
  • Married students are accommodated in the hotel-type dormitories for married students;
  • Dormitory for students includes classroom for training, sports rooms with appropriate equipment.

Library services

The mission of our library is providing of high-quality educational and scientific processes of the University , by meeting the educational, teaching and research needs of all members of the university community by providing a free, easy and convenient access to information , knowledge , ideas and technologies and the skills of information literacy in their users by comfortable conditions. 

ICT services

In the campus held a local computer network with access to the Internet, which is in each dormitory.

Medical services

According to the resolution of the Cabinet of Ukraine students and post-graduate students need to undergo the annual medical examination. Students are tested for the absence of HIV infection, and students from the countries of Africa are tested for the absence of malaria.

Student Life

Campus life

There are 20 dormitories on the territory of the University, which are home to over 13 thousand students. By appointment dormitories of the campus divided into: 17 dormitories for singles, 2 family dormitories and 1 dormitory for postgraduate students.

In the campus held a local computer network with access to the Internet.

Shower located on the first floor. There are two kitchens on each floor.

In block type dormitories, block consists of two or five rooms. In each block separately located toilets and showers. In the dorms, where a block consists of five rooms, kitchen is located in the block, and in the other it is on each floor.

The cost of living depends on the number of students staying in the room.

Sports facilities

Trainings in 14 sports are held once a week for students of the first, the second and the third year. Students choose a kind of sport and a teacher on their own which meets the Bologna process. Students with health issues are engaged in special sports activities due to the research-based methodologies in the special medical department of physical rehabilitation.Sports on campus:

  • Athletic gymnastics (track and field, weightlifting)
  • Aerobics
  • Basketball
  • Boxing
  • Wrestling: freestyle wrestling, Greco-Roman wrestling, judo, taekwondo
  • Shooting
  • Table tennis
  • Swimming
  • Sports gymnastics
  • Tourism
  • Tennis
  • Shaping

Student clubs

NTUU “KPI” has a wide organization network, which represents the student interests, organizes their leisure time, scientific research and provides the protection of social interests:

  • Academic community for graduate students of NTUU “KPI”
  • Interclub
  • The department of career development
  • The student department of NTUU “KPI”
  • The legal advice center
  • The student council of NTUU “KPI”
  • The student organization BEST Kyiv
  • The student trade union organization of NTUU “KPI”

Student Reviews

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Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Due to quarantine and the war, all my studies were online, so I can’t write anything about studying in classes. teachers are demanding but responsive. always helped if there were questions or difficulties. there were not enough practical skills, but the teachers compensated for this online as best they could (video lessons, video assignments, etc.). teaching material is...

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

My study was inspiring. I would like to continue my education and get better in my studying field

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Actually, this is a good university, the teachers provide excellent knowledge. Studying is difficult, not everyone can stand it. It's true. I don't regret that I graduated from KPI.

Kiev, Misto Kyyiv, Ukraine

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