Preparatory Course is a special educational program with duration of 1 academic year (7-10 months). At Preparatory Course students study Russian or Ukrainian language and the special disciplines required depending on the future specialty chosen (mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, computer science, geography, history).
After completing Preparatory Course student will pass through an examination. In case of a successful passing of the examination, student receives the Certificate of Preparatory Course . This certificate guarantees a student admission to any Ukrainian university. But if the student chooses training in English he / she does not need to study Preparatory Course or pass the exams, he / she enters directly the first year of the degree course.
The invitation to study is an official document, which is processed by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine. It confirms that the student is admitted to a particular University. It specifies your passport details and the full name of the University. This invitation support letter is required by the Ukrainian Embassy to stamp the visa on your passport. Generally, it takes around 3-4 working days for the invitation to be processed at the Ministry of Education and Science. The invitation is valid for 6 months from the date of its issuance and the student need to apply to the Ukrainian Embassy within a validity term.
The student should inform Makeway about arrival date by email, attaching scanned flight ticket and visa page of passport, as the customs immigration rules are strict and Makeway must arrange airport formalities in advance and send authorized person to the airport.
Usually the expenses for first month of staying in Ukraine are more than those of the subsequent months. You’ll need about 500 USD for the first three months of staying in Ukraine. This is due to the reason that the student would need to pay the registration charges, purchase items of necessity etc. Subsequently, the average monthly expenses for food are about 100$ -150$.
Parents can send the money to the student’s bank account in Ukraine by the way of a wire transfer. The student is recommended to open a bank account as soon as the process of registration is completed, which normally takes around 10-15 days. After the registration is completed the student is required to come to the office of bobtrade.net, where one of the representatives would assist him / her to open a bank account where the parents could transfer the money.
Hostel accommodation is guaranteed for each applicant with immediate shifting on arrival. Facilities in hostels are not limited to beds; cupboard; heating; refrigerator; TV-set; bath-room (bath/shower, water closet); bedclothes; table; safe; WI-FI Internet connection over the campus.
Makeway staff constantly supervises the process of studying and receives information on the student’s academic progress on a regular basis. The representatives of Makeway communicate with professors on behavior and progress of our students. The information received is sent by the representatives of Bob Trade to the students’ parents.