ConcordiaUA, the first joint Ukrainian-American Institute, established in 1997, is accredited by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine to offer Bachelor and Master Programs.
ConcordiaUA is the only University in Ukraine having the programs accredited by the International Accrediting Agency – FIBAA.
ConcordiaUA membership in American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine and German-Ukrainian Society of Economics and Science (Bonn, Berlin, Mainz) as well as a number of partner Universities abroad enable ConcordiaUA students to practice, study and train abroad (the USA and Western Europe), developing a significant measure of expertise concerning culture, politics, economics and languages. ConcordiaUA offers a full range of summer and winter programs in Florida, Heidelberg, Munich, London, Plymouth, Madrid, Paris and Strasbourg. ConcordiaUA students integrate the knowledge of Ukrainian and American curricula into the activities of international companies and enterprises. Courses and internship taken at ConcordiaUA partner universities are recognized by ConcordiaUA.
COUNTRIES REPRESENTED AT ConcordiaUA
Students from different countries have attended ConcordiaUA: Azerbaijan, Belgium, Egypt, Finland, Georgia, Ghana, India, Iran, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Libya, Nigeria, Pakistan, People’s Republic of China, Republic of Cameroon, Republic of Gambia, Republic of Serbia, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, the USA etc.
ConcordiaUA faculty and students take part in research activities of the University. American and Ukrainian faculty help students to build up their research skills and offer academic counseling in different subject areas.
ConcordiaUA organizes and takes an active part in international conferences and seminars in Ukraine and abroad.
ConcordiaUA publishes a Research Journals “Education, Management, and Business: International Dimension”.
ConcordiaUA MASTER CLASS
There is a Master Class on Problems of Sustainable Development provided for ConcordiaUA students. Experts of international organizations, responsible members of diplomatic missions, MPs, non-government organizations and business circles are invited to work with the students in the Master Class format.
ConcordiaUA DEGREE PROGRAMS
Joint Ukrainian – American Bachelor Degree in Business Administration and Management / International Business leading students to Ukrainian Diplomas – Bachelor of Management / Bachelor of International Business and International Diploma – Bachelor of Business Administration.
American Degree – Bachelor of Business Administration leading students to International Diploma – Bachelor of Business Administration.
Ukrainian Degree – Bachelor of Management leading to Ukrainian State Diploma – Bachelor of Management
Ukrainian Degree – Bachelor of International Business leading to Diploma in International Business
American Degree – Master of Business Administration (MBA) leading to International Diploma – Master of Business Administration.
Ukrainian Degree – Master of International Management leading to Ukrainian State Diploma -Master of International Management.
CAREER COUNSELING AND INTERNSHIP SERVICE
Business internship was created at ConcordiaUA as a step toward reaching the goals of becoming the leading educational establishment in its students employability. The main purpose of internship is providing students with practical experience in business according to international and Ukrainian standards. Membership in the American Chamber of Commerce and German-Ukrainian Society of Economics and Science helps ConcordiaUA to find companies to cooperate with.
LIBRARY AND INTERNET CENTER
ConcordiaUA has a high-quality library, which serves as one of the major tools for studying at ConcordiaUA. The library holds textbooks, books, science journals and other academic literature in Ukrainian, English, German, Russian and other languages. ConcordiaUA server holds catalog and dictionaries which can be easily accessed. Students can use a reading room for their conveniences. ConcordiaUA library staff is always willing to assist you in information search.
ConcordiaUA Internet Center opens access to virtual Internet data bases: libraries, information centers, foreign publishing houses, archives and science magazines. Internet provides distance learning technologies and connects ConcordiaUA to colleagues and partners throughout the world.
SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS
The scholarship is granted to the winners of ConcordiaUA Business English Competition selected by the Board.
The best students are offered a scholarship for studying at ConcordiaUA, ICM, Richmond University and other partner universities following the recommendation of ConcordiaUA Board.
Language School, Courses and Test Preparation in English, German and Spanish
- Regular Semester Courses (September-December; February-May)
- Intensive Summer Courses (July and August)
- Trainings with native speakers.
ConcordiaUA offers test preparation including TOEFL, GMAT and JELTS as well as Programs for Local Business Executives.
ConcordiaUA organizes Mini-MBA Programs, trainings, and seminars for local business executives who need training in specific areas of Human Capital, Economics, International Standards of Accounting, Sales Technologies, Marketing, Hotel Management, German, English etc. The aim is to provide knowledge and skills according to the expectations and desired outcomes of the trainees. Careful needs analysis is carried out before the program starts. The program is designed with consideration of the trainees’ needs and background.
Our faculty are highly qualified professionals in different areas of business and management. Every year ConcordiaUA invites prominent professors from the Fulbright Scholar Program and instructors from Peace Corps and international business companies.
ConcordiaUA is one of the first that has introduced Distance-Learning and On-line Programs and constantly updated new methods and techniques established into educational process.
Summarizing all mentioned above, we can conclude that education at ConcordiaUA is a learning and life experience that allows young people to explore their potential and prepares them for the modern world challenges.
As to students’ life at ConcordiaUA, it is rather interesting and various. These are not only classes but also research activities, participation in annually sport and cultural events and festivals organized by our University. ConcordiaUA students publish a newspaper, where they can share information, world , country and University news and reveal their finds. More than that, our students and faculty members prepare and celebrate together Ukrainian and international holidays. Students arrange diverse entertainment programs in English – concerts, games, competitions and discos. In addition, ConcordiaUA students are also encouraged to take part in varied trips and excursions in Ukraine and other countries.