Kharkiv National Automobile and Highway University

HEE address: 
Y. Mudryi Str. 25, Kharkiv, Ukraine, 61002
HEE Phone: 
+38 (057) 700-38-55
HEE website:

Kharkiv National Automobile and Highway University

The Rector is Anatolii M. Turenko who is a doctor of technical science, professor, laureate of the State Prize of Ukraine in the field of science and technic, Honored Worker of Science and Technology of Ukraine, academician and vice-president of the Transport Academy of Ukraine.

About us

Kharkiv National Automobile and Highway University (KhNAHU-KhADI) is one of the oldest higher education institution in Ukraine, which train highly-qualified engineers to work in branch of automobile transport and road construction engineering. It was founded in 1930.

It is hardly possible to imagine any country without construction of new roads and reconstruction of old ones, without constant growth of the number of modern vehicles that carry out safe transportation of passengers and various goods. It means that having the diploma of our university guarantees getting a job at various enterprises, factories, companies or just starting own business.

International students have been studying in the university since 1948. Nowadays, over 60 thousand graduates of university work in 67 countries all over the world. At the time being, over 11 thousand students study at 8 faculties: Automotive Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Road Construction Engineering, Transport Systems, Business and Management, Mechatronics, Part-Time Studying and the Faculty for Training Foreign Citizens. The university provides the degrees of Bachelor, Master and PhD in accordance with the License of the Ministry of Education and Science in Ukraine.

In 2001, the university was awarded the status NATIONAL by the Edict of the President of Ukraine for great accomplishments in educational, scientific and international activities. It explicitly testifies that the university has the highest level of accreditation within the Ukraine's system of higher education.

International students in KhNAHU-KhADI

Great attention is paid to the training of international students in the university.

To benefit students, lectures, textbooks and teaching instructions are created. They help students gain theoretical and practical knowledge even if there are some drawbacks in terms of student's language proficiency.

When studying complex academic engineering disciplines, international students can enjoy free classes and consultation lessons that help them perform individual work, course works, projects and theses. At the same time, great attention is paid to computer training as an educational process involves modern informational educational technologies. Academic achievements and lesson attendance are constantly monitored.

If a lesson is missed, the student can enjoy an educational portal where lectures are available. Practice and laboratory tasks can be studied independently at any of 50 computer classrooms of university and hostels.

It is especially pleasant to note that all the extracurricular activities such as gala concerts, conferences, Olympiads, competitions are regularly held, and Ukrainian and international students are involved in.

The Preparatory Faculty

Training in the university starts at the Preparatory Faculty for foreign citizens who have an intention to study in Russian. At the faculty, international students can study the language of Russian and other subjects, namely, Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology etc., during 10 months according to curricula in engineering and medical fields. Students enjoy the best conditions and facilities. We guarantee high quality of education and students' readiness to further study in universities in Ukraine. International students can enjoy:

  • wonderful modern classrooms to place 8-10 students;
  • marvelous classrooms with advanced equipment, computer classrooms, libraries, reading halls and a conference hall;
  • educational, demonstrational and testing computer programs;
  • modern textbooks, audio and video materials to use during self-study hours;
  • a fair and clear rating system to monitor and evaluate current and final competencies of students;
  • a fascinating and interesting extracurricular program: tours, concerts, conferences, competitions, Olympiads etc.;
  • comfortable living conditions in a hostel that is situated at downtown next to the university (modern furniture and equipment, Internet, a reading hall, a gym and satellite TV).

The most valuable treasure is highly-qualified and experienced lecturers who provide professional, friendly and at the same time demanding atmosphere to guarantee wonderful academic results.

The Faculty for Training Foreign Citizens is the best one in Ukraine.

Welcome to the Faculty for Training Foreign Citizens!

About student campus: 

University students, including foreigners, live in 6 dormitories of KhNADU situated in the center of Kharkov within10 minutes of walking from the university buildings. There is a student cafe, a gym, a library in the student campus.

HEE profile: 
Automobile, transport and highway
Levels of training: 
Doctor of philosophy
Preparatory courses for foreigners: 
Admission board contact information : 
+38 (057) 700-38-55; +38 (057) 707-36-80; +38 (057) 700-38-64
Centre for post graduate/doctoral training : 
Teaching in English language: 
Fields of education: 
Accounting and taxation
Applied mathematics
Automation and computer integrated technologies
Automobile transport
Building and civil engineering
Computer science and information technologies
Electric power engineering, electric engineering and electrical machinery
Entrepreneurial management, commerce and exchange activities
Geodesics and land surveying
Industrial engineering
International economic relations
Metrology and information calculation technology
Power engineering
Software engineering
Transport technologies (according to kinds of transport)
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