List of 100 best universities in Ukraine

We ranked 100 best universities in Ukraine based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 297K citations received by 70.7K publications made by 169 universities in Ukraine, measured the popularity of 1,903 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database to calculate the non-academic prominence.

#1 in Ukraine
#415 in Europe
#1149 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1834
#2 in Ukraine
#602 in Europe
#1819 in the World
Enrollment
16,860
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1804
#3 in Ukraine
#711 in Europe
#2268 in the World
Enrollment
19,770
Founded
1661
#4 in Ukraine
#767 in Europe
#2518 in the World
Enrollment
31,973
Male:Female
58:42
Founded
1844
#5 in Ukraine
#778 in Europe
#2586 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
13,622
Founded
1993
#6 in Ukraine
#799 in Europe
#2661 in the World
Enrollment
22,278
Male:Female
69:31
Founded
1898
#7 in Ukraine
#894 in Europe
#3081 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
50,000
Founded
1933
#8 in Ukraine
#919 in Europe
#3216 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
14,770
Male:Female
63:37
Founded
1885
#9 in Ukraine
#944 in Europe
#3337 in the World
Enrollment
6,273
Founded
1784
#10 in Ukraine
#959 in Europe
#3420 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1615
#12 in Ukraine
#1017 in Europe
#3746 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1875
#13 in Ukraine
#1021 in Europe
#3765 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1918
#14 in Ukraine
#1049 in Europe
#3874 in the World
Founded
1930
#15 in Ukraine
#1070 in Europe
#3986 in the World
Enrollment
7,512
Male:Female
77:23
Founded
1930
#16 in Ukraine
#1078 in Europe
#4024 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Enrollment
7,000
Founded
1865
#17 in Ukraine
#1115 in Europe
#4230 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1945
#18 in Ukraine
#1159 in Europe
#4423 in the World
Enrollment
7,045
Founded
1804
#19 in Ukraine
#1180 in Europe
#4533 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1924
#20 in Ukraine
#1186 in Europe
#4562 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
5,720
Founded
1937
#21 in Ukraine
#1187 in Europe
#4581 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1966
#22 in Ukraine
#1202 in Europe
#4669 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
8,260
Founded
1899
#23 in Ukraine
#1215 in Europe
#4729 in the World
Enrollment
10,000
Founded
1930
#24 in Ukraine
#1244 in Europe
#4878 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1930
#25 in Ukraine
#1245 in Europe
#4880 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
5,600
Founded
1944
#26 in Ukraine
#1254 in Europe
#4936 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1841
#27 in Ukraine
#1267 in Europe
#5012 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1918
#28 in Ukraine
#1271 in Europe
#5034 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1906
#29 in Ukraine
#1301 in Europe
#5212 in the World
Enrollment
6,000
Founded
1921
#30 in Ukraine
#1305 in Europe
#5233 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
35,000
Founded
1946
#31 in Ukraine
#1309 in Europe
#5281 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1884
#32 in Ukraine
#1319 in Europe
#5320 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
9,000
Founded
1945
#34 in Ukraine
#1328 in Europe
#5360 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1930
#35 in Ukraine
#1348 in Europe
#5448 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1959
#36 in Ukraine
#1356 in Europe
#5480 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
2011
#37 in Ukraine
#1367 in Europe
#5505 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1940
#38 in Ukraine
#1371 in Europe
#5521 in the World
Enrollment
4,331
Male:Female
74:26
Founded
1967
#39 in Ukraine
#1373 in Europe
#5551 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1900
#40 in Ukraine
#1390 in Europe
#5611 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
8,000
Founded
1917
#41 in Ukraine
#1398 in Europe
#5638 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1805
#42 in Ukraine
#1400 in Europe
#5649 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1902
#43 in Ukraine
#1402 in Europe
#5663 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
14,000
Founded
1930
#44 in Ukraine
#1407 in Europe
#5689 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
8,000
Founded
1930
#45 in Ukraine
#1410 in Europe
#5711 in the World
Enrollment
3,300
Founded
1918
#46 in Ukraine
#1418 in Europe
#5753 in the World
Enrollment
20,000
Founded
1930
#47 in Ukraine
#1423 in Europe
#5782 in the World
Enrollment
35,000
Founded
1920
#48 in Ukraine
#1442 in Europe
#5913 in the World
Enrollment
4,756
Founded
1916
#49 in Ukraine
#1445 in Europe
#5922 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992
#50 in Ukraine
#1449 in Europe
#5958 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
1930
#51 in Ukraine
#1451 in Europe
#5960 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1996
#52 in Ukraine
#1461 in Europe
#6024 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
10,000
Founded
1962
#54 in Ukraine
#1470 in Europe
#6101 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1874
#56 in Ukraine
#1492 in Europe
#6217 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1960
#57 in Ukraine
#1494 in Europe
#6233 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1920
#58 in Ukraine
#1508 in Europe
#6300 in the World
Enrollment
15,000
Founded
1918
#59 in Ukraine
#1519 in Europe
#6342 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1930
#60 in Ukraine
#1524 in Europe
#6366 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1930
#61 in Ukraine
#1525 in Europe
#6369 in the World
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1984
#62 in Ukraine
#1542 in Europe
#6456 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
6,444
Founded
1899
#63 in Ukraine
#1560 in Europe
#6560 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1966
#64 in Ukraine
#1599 in Europe
#6733 in the World
Enrollment
4,943
Founded
1921
#66 in Ukraine
#1608 in Europe
#6771 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1817
#67 in Ukraine
#1610 in Europe
#6780 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1914
#68 in Ukraine
#1620 in Europe
#6843 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1930
#69 in Ukraine
#1628 in Europe
#6874 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1959
#71 in Ukraine
#1639 in Europe
#6932 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1818
#72 in Ukraine
#1664 in Europe
#7089 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1922
#73 in Ukraine
#1669 in Europe
#7106 in the World
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1930
#74 in Ukraine
#1675 in Europe
#7125 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1977
#75 in Ukraine
#1677 in Europe
#7141 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1930
#77 in Ukraine
#1692 in Europe
#7250 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1921
#78 in Ukraine
#1700 in Europe
#7298 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1944
#79 in Ukraine
#1704 in Europe
#7310 in the World
Enrollment
4,000
Male:Female
37:63
Founded
1967
#80 in Ukraine
#1706 in Europe
#7314 in the World
Founded
1944
#81 in Ukraine
#1711 in Europe
#7341 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1992
#82 in Ukraine
#1726 in Europe
#7440 in the World
Enrollment
8,000
Founded
1993
#84 in Ukraine
#1771 in Europe
#7654 in the World
Enrollment
1,853
Founded
1816
#85 in Ukraine
#1777 in Europe
#7703 in the World
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1939
#87 in Ukraine
#1816 in Europe
#7901 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1940
#88 in Ukraine
#1829 in Europe
#7935 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Founded
1926
#89 in Ukraine
#1830 in Europe
#7936 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1956
#90 in Ukraine
#1832 in Europe
#7941 in the World
Enrollment
16,000
Founded
1920
#91 in Ukraine
#1843 in Europe
#7976 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
15,995
Founded
1805
#92 in Ukraine
#1850 in Europe
#7989 in the World
Enrollment
7,500
Founded
1960
#93 in Ukraine
#1860 in Europe
#8012 in the World
Enrollment
8,783
Male:Female
17:83
Founded
1919
#94 in Ukraine
#1879 in Europe
#8082 in the World
Founded
1957
#96 in Ukraine
#1950 in Europe
#8319 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1959
#97 in Ukraine
#2020 in Europe
#8546 in the World
Enrollment
11,001
Male:Female
46:54
Founded
1997
#98 in Ukraine
#2027 in Europe
#8568 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
7,000
Founded
1940
#99 in Ukraine
#2031 in Europe
#8576 in the World
Founded
1913
#100 in Ukraine
#2038 in Europe
#8597 in the World
Enrollment
8,000
Founded
1992

The best cities to study in Ukraine based on the number of universities and their ranks are Kyiv, Kharkiv, Lviv, and Sumy.

Average cost of living for students in Ukraine is $232 + $32-226 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).