The National University of Ostroh Academy is the successor of Ostroh Slavic, Greek and Latin Academy, the first higher educational establishment of the Eastern Slavs.


The National University of Ostroh Academy receive the status of autonomous research national higher educational establishment.


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Educational and Professional program: “POLITICAL SCIENCE”. 052 Political Science

Branch of knowledge: 05 Social and behavioral science

Specialty: 052 Political Science

Goal of the Educational and Professional Program: training of researchers and experts who have a fundamental knowledge of political theory, and modern methods of political analysis and are able to apply them to solve practical problems in political and public spheres.

Characteristics of the Educational and Professional Program: 

The Educational and Professional program is aimed at mastering the methodology of political and regional studies (area studies) and is focused on the study of the methodology of political science and its application in regional studies (on the example of countries of Central and Eastern Europe).

The methodological orientation of the program is provided by three mandatory courses (Methodology of political studies, Methodology of country studies, Master's seminar), and the regional orientation of the program is provided by three courses of a country studies nature (Central-Eastern Europe at the turn of the 20th-21st centuries, Political systems of the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, Post-communist transformation). The program is dominated by empirical, quantitative methodology and teaching which is based on research (research-based teaching).

The advantages are a mandatory course on data analysis (Analysis and visualization of data in R) and reading courses in Polish. Furthermore, students have the opportunity to undergo an internship in partner universities in the Erasmus+ program and to study for one semester at the Institute of Oriental Studies of the University of Warsaw

Accreditation: the EP is accredited


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