Kyiv is the capital and the largest city of Ukraine, located in the north central part of the Ukraine on the Dnieper River. We recommend visiting such sights as the Mariyinskyi Palace, the Park of Victory, the Kyiv-Pecherskyi Monastery sites, the St.Sofia and Andriyivska churches, the Golden Gates. Museum of the Second World War is one of the most known museums in Kyiv. The Bogdan Khmelnitskyi and the Volodymir the Greate monuments are worth seeing too.
|NATIONAL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF UKRAINE “KYIV POLYTECHNIC INSTITUTE”|
Kyiv Polytechnic Institute was founded in 1898. Today KPI is the largest educational and scientific technological centre of the country. It combines educational, scientific and innovation potential, productively postgraduate and doctoral studies work widely implemented in the scientific development of economy. KPI is the whole town which enrolled more than 40 thousand undergraduate and graduate students and near 10 thousand teachers and scholars. At the territory of more than 160 hectares 22 hostels, 28 academic buildings, many business premises are located. Finally, Kyiv Polytechnic today is the brand recognized in our country and all over the world as the research university, ground testing of new forms of educational and scientific processes, new forms of management of higher education in market relations conditions. University is headed by Rector, Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine Mykhailo Zgurovskyi. First Vice-Rector is Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine Yurii Yakymenko.
The great spirit and the glory of the University have been created by the famous scientists such as Dmitri Mendeleev, Sergei Korolev, Igor Sikorsky, Stephen Timoshenko, Victor Kyrpychev, Eugene Paton and many others.