Opening campaign: Grinevich told how many have already submitted applications

Ukraine news:In General, applications for admission to Universities in 2017 filed 511 thousand 146 people (including Junior specialist and master).

The Ministry of education and science considers the course of the opening of the campaign on normal, and expects the publication of lists of applicants on the budgetary form of education on August 1. This was at the briefing said the Minister of education and science, Liliya Hrynevych.

“We now look timely and up to 12 hours on 1 August to make public the list of applicants who are applying to the budget places according to the results of the address allocation of the state order… At the moment we can assume that all the indicators of the opening campaign are normal,” – said Grinevich.

She noted that it remains to verify the 0,2% of applications that were filed in electronic form. In particular, the data are subject to verification of certificates, average grade of certificates, writing of personal data. As well as data on the participation of the entrant in the Olympic games because, according to the Minister, some contributions brought about this false information.

Up to 12 hours August 5, the applicant must meet the requirements for admission. Enrollment on the budget at state or regional order will be held on 7 August. Translation vacancies but by 18 August, the enrollment for studies at money funds of legal and natural persons – not later than September 30.

The total number of applications was 1 729 thousand 859 applications, of which 1 082 848 thousand applications were filed electronically.

So, for training educational qualification level “bachelor” have filed applications 220 573 people, educational qualification level “master” – 161 350 people. On an educational qualifying level “Junior specialist” applications filed 129 223 people.

According to the Director of higher education Department MES of Oleg Sharov, the biggest demand among students is Economics, management, law, tourism, computer specialty, and international relations.

The most popular among students are Kiev national University of Taras Shevchenko (58 574 application), Lviv national University (48 878), national University “Lviv Polytechnic” (47 of the 348).

This year, according to the Ministry, the EIT was passed for 20 thousand coming less than last year.