|The European Education Directory|
Prydniprovs’ka State Academy
Civil Engineering and Architecture
|Address||24 a, Chernyshevsky Street, Dnepropetrovsk, 49600, Ukraine|
|Tel. No.||+380 562 471688|
|Fax No.||+380 562 471688|
Founded in 1930 in Dnipropetrovs’k, the Prydniprovs’ka State Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture (PSACEA) is known in Ukraine as one of the best polytechnic academies, from its departments of civil engineering, mechanics, architecture, economics and technology, thousands of students have graduated, and now internationally recognized as qualified professionals.
In 1994, after appropriate State Accreditation, it was transformed into Prydniprovs’ka State Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture.
The number of students is over 8,500, most of them study full-time, but about 25 per cent attend extra-mural course. The academic year is divided into two semesters which start in September and February. Student enrolment takes place in July and is based on entrance examinations. The Pridneprovskaya State Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture today possesses 3 learning buildings, a library with 4 reading halls, modern computing centre, 11 department computing centres, sports grounds which includes indoors swimming-pool, 5 gymnasiums, shooting-gallery and sports camp. Accommodation is available to students in the 9 Academy student hostels. These hostels offers catering services and, in some cases, shopping facilities, recreational facilities and other amenities.
PSACEA has a reputation for excellence in teaching. 583 teachers (79 – full professors, D.Sc. and 266 assoc. professors, Ph.D.), provide instruction to 8500 students (5500 – full time among them), in 18 specialities;
Since 1994 its linguistic centre has functioned under all spices of the international department, where students are taught English, French, Spanish, and German.
64 foreign students are studying at the Academy (from Tunis, Palestine, Syria, Sudan, China, Jordan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Estonia, Russia);
16 foreign post-graduate students have defended their Ph.D. thesis at the Academy;
Using grants from NATO in scientific research;
At the moment Prydniprovs'ka State Academy of Civil Engineering and Architecture has wide international relations and it is a member of:
1) International University Association:
"PSACEA is the only university from Dnipropetrovs'k and one of the 12 Universities in Ukraine, that are members of IAU, UNESCO;
"International Association of Civil Engineering Universities of CIS”, International Engineering Academy, at international level;
"Since May, 2006 PSACEA is an associative member of the French-speaking University Association (Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF);
"Since 2006 PSACEA is a member of international association of Engineering Universities "Spinnaker group";
"Since 2006 the cooperation agreement - with the net of French Engineering Universities "n+i".
"Since 2006 the agreement - with the exchange federation "France - Ukraine".
2) Association "Qualified Workers for Construction", at the state level;
3) Association "Prydniprovya", at the regional level.
EuroEducation Net |