V.O. Sukhomlynsky National University of Mykolayiv V.O. Sukhomlynsky National University of Mykolayiv in 2013 celebrated its 100th anniversary. It has prepared about 60 thousand specialists since it was founded. Many of them became famous professionals, outstanding scientists, successful managers in public administrations. The University provides training for 9000 students in 14 fields of knowledge and 33 majors. The President of the University doctor of technical sciences, professor, honored representative of science and techniques of Ukraine, corresponding member of National Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine V.D. Budak The history of the University begins with the foundation of Teachers’ Training Institute in 1913 The first professors and teachers of the University The structure of the University Educational process is accomplished by 45 Departments which employ for teaching and research 455 academic staff: professors, candidates of science, associate professors. The structure of the university consists of : - Institute of History and Law - Institute of Psychology - Institute of Education - Physical Culture and Sport Education Institute - Faculty of Biology - Faculty of Economics - Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics - Faculty of Foreign Philology - Faculty of Philology and Journalism - Faculty of Child’s Development - Department of Pre-University Education - Department of Post-Graduate Education - Schools (15) Main Scientific Fields of Research - Current Linguistic Problems - Modernization of Teacher Education in Terms of European Integration - Mechanics of Deformable Bodies - Monitoring of Small Bodies in the Solar System - Physics of Polymers - Human and Animal Physiology - Social Psychology and Rehabilitation - Archaeological Reseach Scientific-pedagogical staff and the students are mastering positive developments, defining the objectives and complex tasks of the work which reveals new technological means of its fulfillment and guarantees the desired achievements. The University carries out education for international student and training for further entering other educational establishments. The University signed Magna Charta Universitatum (Bologna, 2008) and is a member of European Association of Science and Education (EASE) Integration to European Union and education world system is one of the University priorities International Partners of the University Countries International organizations US Peace Corps in Ukraine Yale University Сultural Exchange Program Bemidji State University (Minnesota) Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía Дальневосточная народная академия Nordost-Institut наук fur Kultur und Geschichte der Deutschen Umeå Universitet South Arkansas Akademia University Świętokrzyska im. Jana Kochanowskiego w INSE Kielcach Filia Посольство Europäisches w Piotrkowie Держави Ізраїль Bildungsinstitut Trybunalskim в Україні Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology DAAD Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst The University students have the opportunity to study and conduct practice at foreign educational establishments University Student Council Organizes - Conferences - Round-table Talks - Scientific Seminars - International Webinars - Language Schools - Student Research Society Student Non - Academic Activity The University Students are the Stars of World Sport and Olympic Games Foreign Philology Faculty Faculty is dedicated to offering students the opportunity to study two or more foreign languages, cultures, past and present times history of the languages they master. Department was opened in 1998. Faculty are members of TESOL, participate in different scholar programmes organized by the British Council, Fulbright Programme, DAAD, Göthe Institute, Umeå Universitet and other programmes. Faculty enhances students to be open to new knowledge and ideas in science as well as in their future profession. Faculty conduct research work in the field of philology and education.