Uzhhorod National University belongs to classic universities of Ukraine, holding the highest 4th level of accreditation. It is one of the largest and best universities of the Carpathian region, situated in a wonderful student city Uzhhorod on the slopes of the Carpathian Mountains in Western Ukraine. The university is young, it was founded in 1945 but it has acquired a well-deserved reputation in a scientific world, becoming the landmark and the alma-mater for generations of students who are working successfully both in Ukraine and other countries of the world. Uzhhorod University has formed powerful scientific schools of the world acclaim. It collaborates with many top universities abroad.
The Scientific Research Department of the University is a structural association of the following scientific research departments: the scientific research institutes, problem and industry research laboratories, design and engineering offices, departmental research groups, divisions and management groups. It operates under the Statute of the University to perform the thematic plan of scientific research of the University at an appropriate scientific and technical level in accordance with the laws of Ukraine, standards and other regulatory and technical documents, and to train highly qualified specialists.
The main objectives of the Scientific Research Department in the field of scientific and technical activities are as follows:
- Development of fundamental research in natural, human, psychological, pedagogical, social and economic sciences for their further use for the development of priority areas of science and technology, social development and the development of the national economy.
- Implementation of applied research and development for the efficient use and advancement of scientific potential, raising additional funds to address social and other problems of the areas concerned.
- Research and development of the theoretical and methodological foundations of the formation of higher education, strengthening the impact of science on the solution of the problems of education and training, preservation and strengthening of the decisive role of science in the development of the society, culture and economy.