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.

Issues of Spiritual Development Discussed

November 15, 2008

On 14 November the first All-Ukrainian student scientific and practice conference Spiritual Development of Personality took place in Ostroh Academy National University on the . initiative of Student Scientific Society.

Many young scholars of Ukraine, mass media and representatives of public organizations in Rivne region took part in the event.

Spirituality is first of all forming of moral consciousness: moral standards, principles, ideals, concepts. That is why spiritual crisis of personality is the loss of sense of life. Acuteness of eternal issues does not depend on age. However, their unsettledness often leads to deep psychological crisis of personality.

“The problem of spirituality belongs to philosophical problems commonly called “eternal”. It becomes especially urgent in dramatic periods of human history, one of which Ukraine witnesses nowadays; in times when new phenomena and circumstances of life adjust the methods and means of the choice of life and social self-determination of individuals,” said the student of Ivan Franko Lviv National University Maksym Koliada.