Professional Upgrading Faculty
Was founded in 1987 on the basis of Professional Upgrading Courses and started with several most successful areas in the University. By 2012 the number of students in the Faculty has grown to 3000.
At present the Faculty offers a wide range of educational services, such as:
- Professional upgrading (with state certificates awarded)
- Professional retraining
- Enhanced training
There is Inter-sectorial Centre for Occupational Safety, including:
- Occupational safety training centre for chief officers, specialists and occupational safety engineers;
- Testing laboratory for assessment of working places in respect to working conditions;
- Occupational safety accreditation centre.
Academic staff of the Faculty trains and qualifies students in almost all accredited specialities and courses. The only difference from the main student contingent is more particular speciality and less time-consuming training.
The Faculty collaborates with the region’s leading enterprises and universities inviting highly skilled specialists.