Zaporizhzhya National University (ZNU) is a State-sponsored university in Zaporizhzhya, Ukraine. Its full name is, “Zaporizhzhya National University of the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of Ukraine.”
On August 11th, 1930 Sovnarkom Ukraine approved the list of 27 institutes and departments, including the Zaporizhzhya Institute of Education. In 1931, the Institute of Education was renamed the Pedagogical Institute of Vocational Education. It was later renamed the Zaporozhye State Pedagogical Institute in 1933. Zaporozhye State University has been a member of the European University Association (EATE) since 1999. In 2003, ZNU became a member of the International Association of Sociology and Administration. In 2004, ZNU became a member of the Ukrainian Association of Educational Management. On December 24, 2004, the President of Ukraine granted it the status of National University. In 2008, Zaporizhzhya National University opened it’s Economics and Law Schools. On February 1, 2009 – subject to Shopping college. On March 30, 2009 the Economics and Humanities Schools were created in Melitopol. On November 18, 2011, the Zaporizhzhya National University was admitted into the Eurasian Association of Universities. In 2011, it opened 13 new majors.
Photos of the university