Sumy State University

World University Rankings 2024
Impact Rankings 2024
Young University Rankings 2024
116, Kharkivska st., Sumy, 40007, Ukraine

About Sumy State University

Located in city of Sumy, capital of the Sumy region in Eastern Ukraine, Sumy State University is a public institution specialising in STEM subjects.

The university was, during the Soviet era, part of the Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute. In 1990, the Sumy Institute of Physics and Technology was founded, renamed three years later as Sumy State University.

Sumy State University provides a wide range of high-quality recreational facilities and activities for its students. These include literary workshops, drama groups, numerous theatre groups, dance clubs and Ukrainian folk ensembles. As well as this, the university has a dedicated club offering nearly 40 different kinds of sports including swimming, basketball, aerobics and boxing.

The city of Sumy has a history stretching back nearly 500 years, and has been the site of many important historical events including being the site of Peter the Great’s army headquarters during the Great Northern War.

The university provides over 70 courses for students to study, with study options available for both undergraduate and postgraduate study.

In addition, Sumy State University works hard to accommodate the needs of international students and provides optional psychological support for those who require it.

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Key statistics

  • 12.0
    No. of students per staff
  • 24%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 45 : 55
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 27%
    Proportion of ISR Publication
  • 8,449
    Number of FTE Students
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Subjects taught at Sumy State University

  • Engineering & technology

    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    • Chemical Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
    • General Engineering
  • Physical sciences

    • Mathematics & Statistics
    • Chemistry
    • Geology, Environmental, Earth & Marine Sciences
    • Physics & Astronomy
  • Education

    • Education
  • Social sciences

    • Sociology
    • Communication & Media Studies
    • Politics & International Studies (incl Development Studies)
  • Business & economics

    • Economics & Econometrics
    • Accounting & Finance
    • Business & Management
  • Clinical, pre-clinical & health

    • Other Health
    • Medicine & Dentistry
  • Psychology

    • Psychology
  • Arts & humanities

    • Languages, Literature & Linguistics
    • History, Philosophy & Theology
  • Life sciences

    • Sport Science
    • Biological Sciences
  • Law

    • Law
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science