Kyiv polytechnic institute (since 2016 – National Technical University of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”) was founded in 1898. Over the period of its existence, it has trained 370 thousand of specialists.
Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute is one of the biggest educational establishments in Europe. It trains 25 thousand of students, postgraduates; doctorates as well as foreign students from neighboring and far abroad countries.
University has 16 faculties, 11 educational and scientific institutes, several scientific and research institutes, and educational centers. It trains Bachelors, Masters, PhDs, and Doctors of Science. It employs more than 500 professors and over 1300 associate professors.
Institute building and Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute faculties, as well as university hostels, are scattered over the area of approximately 120 hectares. This is a real city inside the city.
New developments of Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute are awarded the State Prize of Ukraine in the field of science and technology. Scientific park “Kyiv polytechnic” plays a significant role in the commercialization of scientific research results and technical developments of the university.
Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute cooperates with technical universities of dozens of world countries, a lot of international organizations (UNESСO, UNIDO, WIPO, NATO, EDNES, ICSU, CODATA, etc) and the most leading corporations and firms (SIEMENS, FESTO, SAMSUNG, INTEL, BOEING, HUAWEI etc), takes part in international educational, scientific projects and programs.