Ukrainian Academy of Banking of the National Bank of Ukraine is a state-owned higher educational institution within the system of the National Bank of Ukraine of the IV level of accreditation. It is located in the city of Sumy.
According to the “Sophia of Kiev” rating of Ukraine’s universities, Ukrainian Academy of Banking of the National Bank of Ukraine is among the top ten of the country’s best economic educational institutions. It won a silver prize at the International exhibition “Modern education in Ukraine - 2002” and received a diploma “For contribution to the development of the national educational system”. In 2004 Academy was awarded a bronze medal in the nomination “Innovative pedagogical methods in educational process”, and in the year 2005 it was given a bronze statue as one of the country’s best universities. In 2008 Academy won the competition “100 best products from Ukraine” in the “Educational services” nomination.
The training of specialists is carried out by 14 chairs: Chair of Banking, Chair of International Economics, Chair of Economic Cybernetics, Chair of Theoretical and Applied Economics, Chair of Foreign Languages, Chair of Accounting and Audit, Chair of Finance, Chair of Management, Chair of Mathematics and Informational Science, Chair of Physical Training, Chair of State law disciplines, Chair of Civil Law disciplines, Chair of criminal disciplines, Chair of social studies and humanities.
Each faculty trains specialists according to the multi-level system of education: bachelors, specialists and masters. This system facilitates the efficient preparation of bank employees and ensures the continuity and quality of education.