Entrance Preparation

In 2012, through merging of the Institute of Postgraduate Studies and the Faculty of Pre-University Training, was established the Institute of Postgraduate Education and Pre-university Training. The structure of the Center for Pre-university Education and Certification (CPEC) includes training courses, pedagogic and certification departments.

Since foundation in 1957, the purpose of training courses is to prepare students for admission to Lviv National Ivan Franko University and to assist in choosing future speciality. For that, CPEC holds open days for departments, colleges and the Institute of Postgraduate Studies and Pre-university Training, performs professional orientation work in secondary schools, organizes tours at the University for prospective students and so on. The audience of CPEC training courses consists of students of secondary schools, technical schools, lyceums and gymnasiums as well as those who already have a high school diploma. On the training courses, citizens of Ukraine are able to increase their level of knowledge of school subjects and prepare for external independent evaluation. CPEC also organizes training courses branches on the basis of secondary schools that have signed cooperation agreements with University in Lviv region and beyond.

To enroll in the courses, you need to conclude a contract and submit:

  • school certificate;
  • 2 photos measuring 3×4 cm;
  • copy of birth certificate or passport;
  • copy of receipt of payments for education transfer;
  • passport data of a parent.


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