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.

Famous Writers Visited Ostroh Academy

May 22, 2008

On 22 May, famous Ukrainian writers, members of Ukrainian Society of Writers Viacheslav Medvid and Viktor Mazanyi had a meeting with the students of Ostroh Academy National University . At the meeting the guests presented their works and discussed the state of modern Ukrainian literature.

Viacheslav Medvid, being the representative of modern Ukrainian gruntivtsi literary movement, told students about his own vision of the state of modern Ukrainian book printing and literature. He stated that modern art has lost its importance, that is why “modern writer is in despair”. According to Mr. Medvid, the American and Scandinavian literatures are of particular importance to him, since thanks to them his experience in writing has been formed.

A writer from Rivne Viktor Mazanyi drew the attention of all present to such phenomenon of literary process as literaturschyna, due to which the author’s individual features in literary works are lost.