jan 1, 1833 - Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv
This university had been established in 1833 as Saint Vladimir Royal University of Kyiv, and then it changed its name many times in the course of history. Currently, Taras Shevchenko National University is a classic research-based institution and leading scientific and educational center of Ukraine. The university includes 13 faculties, 8 educational institutes, Ukrainian Studies center, geological and zoological museums, museum of University History, Linguistics museum, information and computation center, astronomic observatory, publishing office and scientific library. In the world rate of higher educational institutions, Taras Shevchenko National University is on the highest position among all Ukrainian universities.
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