AGENCY FOR RECOGNITION AND QUALITY ASSURANCE IN EDUCATION

Higher and postgraduate education

Three Level High Education System

Undergraduate

Training terms - 4 years
Structure of the educational program:
    • theoretical training - at least 129 credits
  • professional practice - at least 6 credits
Academic independence:          65%
The content of the general education cycle is 21% of the total educational program or 28 credits
The content of basic disciplines cycle is 53% of the total educational program or 69 credits

 

The content of major disciplines cycle is 26% of the total educational program or 32 credits

Master's

Duration
    • Major direction - 1-1,5 years
  • Scientific-pedagogical - 2 years
Program structure:
    • Theoretical studies: major direction - 18-36 credits; scientific-pedagogical - 42 credits
    • Practice (teaching, research) - at least 6 credits
  • Scientific-pedagogical master's dissertation - at least 7 credits
Academic independence:          70-75%
The content of basic disciplines cycle is 48% of the total educational program or 20 credits
The content of major disciplines cycle is 52% of the total educational program or 22 credits

PhD

Duration: at least 3 years
Structure of the educational program:
    • theoretical studies - 15 credits
    • practice (teaching, research) - at least 5 credits
    • scientific research work - 20 credits
    • doctoral dissertation - 30 credits
  • Total - at least 75 credits
Academic independence:          80-85%
The content of basic disciplines cycle is 20% of the total educational program or 3 credits
The content of major disciplines cycle is 80% of the total educational program or 12 credits