Kherson State Maritime Academy

Kherson State Maritime Academy Ranking

country rank: 152
world rank: 8992

University Overview

Kherson State Maritime Academy, founded in 1834, is a non-profit public higher education school situated in the urban environment of Kherson (population range of 250,000-499,999), Kherson Oblast. Kherson State Maritime Academy (KSMA) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Ukrainian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine. The Kherson State Maritime Academy (KSMA) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 186-year-old Ukrainian university offers a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and applicants’ previous academic records and ratings. This Ukrainian higher education school is fairly selective, with acceptance rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students may take use of a library, accommodation, sports facilities, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services, all of which are provided by KSMA.

Kherson State Maritime Academy Ranking

University Identity

Name Kherson State Maritime Academy
Acronym KSMA
Founded 1834

University Location

Address Ushakova avenue, 20 Kherson 73000 Kherson Oblast Ukraine
Tel +380 (552) 495 902
Fax +380 (552) 495 902

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 20, Ushakova avenue Kherson 73000 (552) 225 253 (552) 494 010

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

All-Ukrainian Union of Crewing Companies Ukrainian Maritime Union International Association of Maritime Universities

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