Pavlo Tychyna Uman State Pedagogical University is the leading institution of higher education of the European level in Cherkasy region, which provides the labor market with highly qualified and competitive specialists in a wide range of pedagogical, engineering, technological and economic specialties.

The University is headed by Bezliudnyi Olexander Ivanovych - Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, Professor, Honored Worker of Ukraine Education.

The university consists of 11 faculties and 1 educational-scientific institute:

  • Faculty of Physics, Mathematics and Informatics;
  • Faculty of History;
  • Faculty of Preschool and Special Education;
  • Faculty of Foreign Languages;
  • Faculty of Arts;
  • Faculty of Engineering and Pedagogical Education;
  • Faculty of Social and Psychological Education;
  • Faculty of Ukrainian Philology;
  • Faculty of Physical Education;
  • Faculty of Primary Education;
  • Faculty of Natural Sciences;
  • Institute of Economics and Business Education;

In the structure of the university, there is a separate subdivision - Kaniv College of Culture and Arts.

The material-technical base of the University includes: 5 educational and laboratory buildings, educational workshops, two comfortable student hostels, an agricultural plant, a library with a fund of about 500 thousand copies, modern reading rooms, 3 language rooms, two student dining rooms, a sports complex, students have free access to the Internet in all buildings and hostels.

The educational process at the university is provided by 39 departments. Today, the scientific and pedagogical potential of the university is 505 full-time employees, including 1 full member (academician) of the National Academy of Pedagogic Sciences of Ukraine, 1 academician of the Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture of Ukraine, 53 doctors of sciences, professors and 312 candidates of sciences, associate professors.

There are the People's Artist of Ukraine, the master of sports of Ukraine of international class, the laureates of international competitions and state awards who are the members of the university's scientific and pedagogical staff.

The high status of our university is confirmed by the numerous achievements of the university staff whose achievements are marked by honorary titles "Honored Worker of Education of Ukraine", "Honored Worker of Culture of Ukraine", "Honored Master of Folk Art of Ukraine", more than 80 distinguished students of education of Ukraine, about 60 employees were awarded with orders, medals, breastplates and other state and departmental awards.

Over 10,000 students receive higher education in daytime and part-time forms of higher education (37 specialties at the first (bachelor) level, 37 specialties in the second (master's) level of higher education). The University provides educational services to foreign citizens in accredited specialties, trainss Ukrainian citizens for admission to higher education institutions.

The organization of the educational process is based on the principles of the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS), and distance education is actively being implemented. Students have the opportunity to undergo military training on the basis of the Odessa Military Academy and Sumy State University and receive the initial officer rank.

Pavlo Tychyna Uman State Pedagogical University has a significant experience of inclusive education. For the purpose of social and educational integration of students with disabilities, the Center for Social and Educational Integration "No Barriers" operates.

Practical training of specialists, depending on the specialty, is implemented in public and private educational institutions of various types, social care institutions, health camps ("Moloda Gvardiya", "Artek-Bukovel", etc.), manufacturing enterprises in the region and abroad, etc.

Scientific research and international activity.

The University has a strong scientific infrastructure, which includes: 3 Research Centers of Double Subordination (National Academy of Pedagogical sciences NAS and Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine), 3 international cultural and educational centers, 15 regional scientific and methodological centers, 24 research laboratories, 15 scientific schools. The University publishes 6 collections and scientific journals that are included in the list of professional editions of Ukraine and the science-research catalog Google Scholar; there are Post-Graduate and Doctoral studies available, two specialized academic councils. University researchers are actively involved in patent and licensing activities.

Each year student youth of USPU wins victories at international and all-Ukrainian scientific competitions, olympiads, tournaments.

Nowadays, the university is a basic educational institution for holding the II stage of the All-Ukrainian Student Olympiad in the specialties "Labor Studies and Technologies" and "History", the second round of Ukrainian Student Contest for Ukrainian Language, Literature (with the method of its teaching).

Pavlo Tychyna Uman State Pedagogical University supports wide international contacts with foreign educational, scientific and cultural institutions around the world. Today there are 57 agreements on cooperation with institutions of Poland, France, USA, Canada, Germany, Belarus, Turkey, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, etc. The University implements academic mobility programs Mobile+3, Mobile+2, Erasmus+, as well as dual diploma programs aimed at supporting initiatives in the fields of education, culture and sports.

Educational Activities

There are more than 70 different workshops, interest clubs, leisure studios, creative groups in the university. 12 of them have an honorary title "folk". In 2018, 7 Grand Prix, 25 diplomas of the 1st degree, 15 - II degrees, 6 diplomas of the III degree were won.

Student leaders are members of the Academic Council and rectorate, as well as members of the academic councils of the faculties and the institute.

The university created a unique national patriotic camp for student youth "Diya", a student social psychological service.

Pavlo Tychyna Uman State Pedagogical University is the center for the development of sports and sports-mass work in the city and region, and at the sports club there are about 20 wellness sections. Students have sports and gyms, qualified trainers.

Collective teams of the University take part in all competitions of the University, the city, the region, Ukraine, successfully perform and win at championships of Ukraine, Europe and the world. Only last year, students and teachers won 37 gold, 16 silver, 21 bronze awards; established 3 records of Ukraine.

Awards and Ratings.

Uman State Pedagogical University has been the leader of the introductory campaign among higher education institutions of Cherkassy region for several years and is one of the top 100 institutions of higher education.

According to the results of the consolidated rating of higher educational institutions of Ukraine and the rating of institutions of higher education of Ukraine "TOP-200 Ukraine" the university entered the 10 best pedagogical educational institutions of Ukraine in 2018.

According to the SCOPUS scientific database, the USPU holds 77th place (among 162 domestic higher educational establishments), 2nd place in the Cherkasy region, and is 6th among all educational institutions of Ukraine.

In Ranking Web of Universities ranked by Webometrics, which determines the place of the university according to the degree of its activity in the Internet space, in 2018 the USPU took the 77th place (among 326 among Ukrainian universities), the 1st place in Cherkasy region and the 5th place among the pedagogical universities.

At the international exhibitions "Modern Educational Establishments - 2018", "Education and Career - 2018", "WorldEdu" Pavlo Tychyna Uman State Pedagogical University got the Grand Prix in nominations: "Student Self-Government Development in Higher Educational Institution", "Innovative Development of Education and modern pedagogical technologies "," Leader of international activity ", honorary title" Leader of Higher Education of Ukraine ".

The University guarantees quality education, training, internship and practice abroad, active student life and comfortable conditions.

Our graduate is competitive in the profession market.

We invite you to a modern, mobile and successful university, to study in which is prestigious and interesting.


  • 2, Sadova st., Uman, Cherkasy region, 20300, Ukraine;
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