Sumy State University (SSU) is a leading higher education institution in the Sumy region as well as all over Ukraine. SSU is a modern European university, which provides high-quality education and combining studies with practical application and science. Since 2015, SSU has been included in the prestigious “Times Higher Education” (THE) ranking system. According to QS World University Rankings, SSU is in the top 5% of universities in the world and is classified as a university with a high amount of research. According to the rankings provided by QS EECA, SSU is in the top 100 universities of European developing countries and countries of Central Asia and in the top five among Ukrainian higher education institutions. According to the worldwide Internet rankings Webometrics and 4ICU, SSU is placed 3rd and 5th places respectively among Ukrainian universities. SSU ranked above the world average in the European ranking system U-Multirank that judges universities on the indicators of academic, extracurricular, international and other activity. In 2014, SSU was the first Ukrainian higher education institution that underwent an independent external audit by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) and was given the highest rating, 5 stars, for the quantity and quality of the teaching staff, student satisfaction, conditions and accessibility of teaching, social-oriented activity and eLearning. According to the nationwide ranking of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, SSU takes the 3rd place among “classical universities” of Ukraine.



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