Sumy State University (SSU) is situated in Sumy city in North-East of Ukraine and is a leading higher education establishment of the region of a classical type with a higher accreditation level. The University history started in 1948. Sumy State University conducts training on 60 specialties of 40 areas and 23 fields of knowledge (computer science; informatics; applied mathematics; mechanics; automatics and controlling; electronics; nanotechnology; electrical engineering; energetics; mechanical engineering; materials science; chemical engineering; ecology; quality, standardization, certification; economics and business; management; medicine; law; journalism; translation etc.)
SSU is a signatory of Magna Charta Universitatum and a member of the International Association of Universities, the European University Association, the Euroasian Universities Association and other international organizations.
Affiliated branch of UNESCO Department on information technologies, resource and educational centers MICROSOFT, CISCO, DELCAM, NETCRACKER, 1–°, SIEMENS, Sun electronics etc. work at SSU.
About 1250 foreign students from more than 50 countries, including the USA, Western Europe, Australia, all regions of Africa and Asia, are studying at SSU.