International students to face new requirements for college admission

25.09
17:28

KYIV, September 25 / Ukrinform./ Foreign nationals, who are planning to enroll into Ukrainian universities, will have to pass some tests.

Minister of education and sciences Serhii Kvit told reporters at a press conference, Ukrinform reports.

"In recent years there has been a tendency that we anyone can become a student at our colleges. These conditions facilitate a significant amount of random persons to get enrolled into universities," said Kvit.

According to him, international students often choose majors in natural sciences, engineering and technical professions, medical fields thus tests can be administered on their professional and language proficiency.

"The primary requirements are essential to be tested because we care about the reputation of our education," he said.

The minister noted tests are being developed on criteria for selecting international students.

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