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.

Leonid Kuchma Visited Ostroh Academy

September 25, 2008

On 25 September 2008 the ex-president of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma accompanied by the Head of Rivne Region Council Oleksandr Danylchuk, ex-head of Rivne Region State Administration Mykola Soroka, and the protector of Ostroh Academy Roman Vasylyshyn visited Ostroh Academy National University.

During the meeting, he awarded the students with the scholarships of the President Fund Ukraine for achievements and for active participation in the life of the University. Among them werw Olha Kaleniuk and Iryna Muzychuk, the students of the College of Political Studies and Information Management, Iryna Fedorchuk, the student of the College of Law, Kyrylo Kurhanskyi, the student of the College of Economics, and Kateryna Kozachuk, the student of the College of Humanities. “I thank the Rector of Ostroh Academy and all the professors for bringing up the highly educated young generation of Ukraine. I am confident that the elite of science, politics and technology that our state lacks nowadays is formed here,” Mr. Kuchma stated.

During the meeting students had a chance to communicate with Leonid Kuchma and to discuss his book of memoirs After Maidan.
For his significant contribution to the development of Ostroh Academy Leonid Kuchma was presented with Ostroh Bible. “Leonid Kuchma is the one who signed four decrees during his presidency providing Ostroh Academy with the status of the national university and became its protector. While Ostroh Academy exists, the name of this person will always be mentioned on every solemn occasion”, Ihor Pasichnyk assured.