Taras Shevchenko University or officially the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, colloquially known in Ukrainian as KNU is located in Kyiv, the capital of Ukraine. KNU, which is ranked within top 500 Universities in the world, is founded in 1834. It is the third oldest university in Ukraine after the University of Lviv and University of Kharkiv. Currently, its structure consists of 13 faculties and 8 institutes.
University alumni are extremely competitive in the labour market. According to Scopus (2009), KNU has the highest research paper output of any Ukrainian university and is a leading academic institution in Ukraine.
The University has over 234 partner universities from 58 countries, involved in exchange programmes, such as Erasmus Mundus, and collaborates with the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), NATO and more.
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Institute of Philology:
Chair of Theory and Practice of Translation from Romance Languages: