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 Ostrog Academy cooperates with foreign educational and scientific institutions, scientists, representatives of the Ukrainian diaspora.

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


Ostroh Academy University library which provides the resources for research and educational purposes, the access to the electronic catalogue of the library and foreign library networks.

Teaching and research in the National University of Ostroh Academy is organised by Faculties. There are five Faculties and I. Malynovskyi Institute of Law offering sixteen prestigious specialities.


Ostroh Academy abounds with the projects which welcome the students willing to actively participate, reveal their creative potential and realize their selves.

Institute for Ukrainian Diaspora Studies Presented to the Students

February 14, 2008

The Director of the Institute for Ukrainian Diaspora Studies Alla Atamanenko presented it to Ostroh Academy students of different university colleges to encourage the young scholars to use the resources of the Institute.

The Institute was established in January 2002 as a department of Ostroh Academy with the aim to study the lives, activities, scientific achievements of Ukrainians who live abroad, and to maintain scientific and cultural ties with the members of diaspora, which has been successfully accomplished for the last six years. The primary objectives for the Institute is co-operation with scientific and educational establishments founded by Ukrainian emigrants. This co-operation is realised through conferences, exchanges of books and scientific resources that constantly enrich the library fund of the Institute.

Mrs Atamanenko informed the students about the possibilities and advances in researches they may have if they use the funds of the Institute, particularly books and magazines. Book collections include dictionaries, unique encyclopaedias (like Yevhen Yunatskyi Encyclopaedia), publications on ethnology, history, art, Ukrainian culture, etc.

Generally, the Institute for Ukrainian Diaspora Studies encourages the students to co-operate not only by using the library resources of the Institute, but also by participating in conferences and projects organized by this establishment.