Alfred Nobel University Dnipropetrovs’k

Alfred Nobel University,  Dnipropetrovs’k.

Alfred Nobel University, Dnipropetrovs’k, was founded in 1993 and is an institution of higher education at the fourth level of accreditation.
The University prepares bachelors in 23 directions of study and specialization, and also offers retraining of specialists and improvement of qualifications on the format of post –diploma education in the fields of economics , finance , financial markets , management , marketing , law , commodity studies , foreign languages for business , pedagogics and political science.
In 2009 we launched a highly promising and innovative project in cooperation with the Dnipropetrovs’k City Council , “ The University of the Third Age.” , under which over 2,000 participants of pension age have benefited . The University has two affiliates: the Kremenchuk Institute, in the town of Kremenchuk , Poltava oblast , and the University of Reni , in the town of Reni , Odessa oblast.
One of the most significant milestones in the development of the University came in 2011 , when it was awarded the International Certificate of Quality of the DQS-UL Group ( Germany ) and IQNet ( Switzerland ) and the Ukrainian Certificate of Quality of the National Accreditation Agency of Ukraine “Growth’’ for the University’s achievement in meeting the quality requirements for institutions providing educational services and conducting academic research , corresponding to the European standard ISO 9001-2008; and in 2013, when it received the award of the Certificate of the European Council for Business Education for the international certificate programme for preparing Masters in Business Administration at our International Business School.

A specialized Academic Council operates at our University for reviewing candidate of science dissertations in two specialities:
08.00.03 – Economics and Managenent of the National Economy;
08.00.04 – Economics and Management of Enterprises (in the form of economic activity).
We offer post-graduate study towards candidate of science degrees in the following specialities.
08.00.01 –Economic Theory and the History of Economic Thought.
08.00.03 – Economics and Managenent of the National Economy.
08.00.08 – Money , Finance and Credit .
13.00.04 – Theory and Methods of Professional Education.

For the doctoral degree we offer preparation in the following specialities.
08.00.03 – Economics and Management of the National Economy.
08.00.04 – Economics and Management of Enterprises (in the form of economic activity).

The University has already for the fourth time been included in the State Register of Academic Institutions which Receive State Support .
The University has three professional publications , which are entered in the international academic databases , the Index Copernicus , Ulrich Periodicals Directory ( Ulrich’s Web ) , Elibrary.ru :
The academic journal “ Academic Review ” , the collection of academic works “ European Vector of Economic Development .” , the collection of academic works “ Bulletin of the Nobel International Economic Forum. ” and also – the academic journal “ Bulletin of Alfred Nobel University, Dnipropetrovs’k .” , the serials “ Pedagogics and Psychology .” , “ Philological Studies” and “ Legal Studies. ” .
Since 2007 the University has been an individual member with full rights of the Magna Charta of Universities .
Since 2008 it has been a member of the International Association of Universities .

From 2011 – associated with the European University Association.

In 2009 – “the leader of the branch” according to the rating in statistical poll (the second place among the Ukrainian educational institutions);
In 2010 – the University received the national certificate “ENTERPRENEURSHIP OF THE YEAR 2010” according to the International economic rating “The League of the Best.”
In 2010 – the University was rewarded with the International award «European quality» from the European Association of Business Assembly;
In 2011 according to the rating http://www.webometrics.info/ the University joined 50 best higher Ukrainian educational institutions (the forty first position in general and the third position among non-state-owned educational institutions).
The University was cited as an example of European type educational institution in the all-Ukrainian exhibition “Education and career – 2010” and the exhibition of foreign educational institutions “Education abroad”. The University was also awarded the golden medal in nomination “The development of logistical educational institution basis.”
In 2013 the University was awarded the golden medal in nominations “Innovated Development of Education and Modern Pedagogic Technologies” for creating a TV series “By innovative ways to new standards” at the International specialized exhibition “Education and career – 2013”. In 2013 the supervision auditing confirmed that the academic process and research quality management system at the University conformed to the standards ISO9001:2008.
The University has been the leader in the propagation of Nobel movement in Ukraine and in the world for 10 years: in 2003 the Nobel Laureates Hall in Economics was opened; in 2008 the memorial-park complex «Alfred Nobel Planet» which became one of the symbols of Dnipropetrovs’k  was also opened; in 2008 and 2010 the first and the second International Nobel Economic Forums “The World Economics of 21st Century: Cycles and Crises” were held; in 2010 on the University initiative the World Nobel Students Internet-Contest in Economics was held; in 2011 the International Competition of Young Scientists and Students dedicated to 110th anniversary of the birthday of Nobel prize laureate in Economics Simon Kuznets was organized;
In 2012 – the 3d World Nobel Economic Congress was held;
In 2012 – the 2nd World Internet-Contest in Economics was organized;
In 2013 – the International competition of research papers dedicated to the 40th anniversary of Nobel Prize award to V.V. Leontyev was held; in 2014 the preparation for the 4th International Nobel Economic Congress and the 3d World Nobel Internet Contest are being continued.

All this has created an opportunity for the University to be named after Alfred Nobel!

Alfred Nobel University Dnipropetrovs’k