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.

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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.

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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.

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

International research and practical conference dedicated to the 1025th anniversary of the Christianization of Kyivan Rus

September 11, 2013

On 11 September, an international research and practical conference dedicated to the 1025th anniversary of the Christianization of Kyivan Rus was held at the National University of Ostroh Academy.

Vasyl Zhukovsky, Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Professor and Senior Priest at the Student and teachers church greeted the participants of the conference. According to him, Christianization of Kyivan Rus is an important event both for the country and for every single person. That is why Ostroh Academy could not keep aside from discussing such a vital issue as the occurrence and expansion of Christianity in Ukraine.

It is worth mentioning that during the conference Professor Kraliuk, Vice-Rector for Teaching and Studies of the National University of Ostroh Academy, Dr.Sc. in Philosophy, made a presentation of his monograph titled Adoption and Perception of Christianity In Rus-Ukraine written long before the 1025th anniversary of the Christianization of Kyivan Rus. It is about the expansion of Christianity in Ukraine from the ancient times till Prince Volodymyr’s Christianization of Kyivan Rus. His «choice of religion» is deliberated separately. It also says about the perception of Christianity in the works of ancient Rus’s scribes. Everybody can find the fragments of the book on the website of Ostroh Academy library as well as in The Day newspaper.

Vasyl Zhukovsky, Professor, Dr.Sc. (Pedagogics), Dean of the Faculty of Humanities of the National University of Ostroh Academy, delivered a report titled The Moral Ideal of Christianity. Olexandr Kalabskyi, Master of Religious Studies, Postgraduate and Lecturer at the Department of Religious Studies of Ostroh Academy, pastor of one of Netishyn churches, told about baptism and its role in the Ukrainian mentality. Dmytro Tsolin, Senior Lecturer of the Department of Religious Studies, Cand.Sc. (Philology), told in his report about St. Aphraates’ and St. Ephraim’s Christian Aramaic Literature of the 1-4th centuries.

The conference was concluded with the exhibition dedicated to the day of Christianization of Kyivan Rus. First-year students of the Faculty of Humanities majoring in cultural studies arranged an excursion and told the guests about the interesting events in the lives of known historical figures involved in the founding of Ostroh Academy and the Christianization of Kyivan Rus.

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