Centre of Retraining and Continued Education

Center of retraining and continuous education (CRCE) is the successor (assignee) of the Faculty of Postgraduate Education as a structural unit of the Drohobych Ivan Franko State Pedagogical University, renamed according to the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine letter № 1/9-112 dated February 17th, 2009 pursuant to the Law of Ukraine «On Higher Education». In its activities, the Center is guided by the laws of Ukraine «On Education», «On Higher Education» Civil Code of Ukraine, Labor Code and other legislative acts of Ukraine, Statute of the University and Regulations of the University Center and operates on a self-supporting basis.

The object of the Center is to create the necessary conditions for continuous postgraduate training in order to obtain a second higher qualification level «Specialist», and higher education on the basis of qualification level “Bachelor” * training of managers of educational institutions, educators, teachers of levels I-II accreditation universities, development of courses in compliance with the educational system needs, conducting educational work. Retraining of specialists with higher education degrees was established in the University under the correspondence department as of September 1992 in the following specialties – «Ukrainian language and literature», «History», «Primary Education», other specialties introduced afterwards.

The Center successfully implements:

– Retraining of specialists with higher education degrees of qualification level «Bachelor», «Specialist», «Master»;

– Training of specialists with higher education degrees of «Bachelor», «Specialist»;

– Advanced training of educational institutions managers and teachers in Lviv region (1,200 per year);

– Advanced training of teachers of levels I-II accreditation universities, practical training.

Highly qualified teachers from both our pedagogical university and universities of Lublin, Rzeszow (Poland), Lviv and other cities of Ukraine have been invited to train students. The Center staff comprises 18 doctors (professors), 147 candidates of science (associate professors).

The Center provides second higher education at the qualification level «Specialist» for over 600 students from Lviv, Vinnytsia, Zakarpattia, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ternopil, Khmelnytsk and other regions.

The Center has two modern computer labs with licensed software and the Internet. The students of the Center and postgraduate training participants can use special areas in dormitories and university libraries, cafeterias.

Since the establishment of retraining courses at our university Specialist degrees were conferred on over 2,050 graduates, including 159 honors degrees. All of the postgraduates are engaged in the educational sphere of Lviv and other regions of Ukraine.

  1. Full-time education

Advanced training of educational institutions managers and teachers;

Advanced training of teachers of levels I-II accreditation universities, practical training.

  1. Full-time and extra-mural education

  2013-2014 retraining of «Bachelor», «Specialist», «Master» qualification levels graduates for the second higher education at the qualification level «Specialist» in all licensed fields and specialties at Drohobych Ivan Franko State Pedagogical University.

Extra-mural education. Fee-paying courses.

Admission: May 20, 2013 to June 24, 2013

Entrance test enrolment (differentiated specialty interview)

* Note: The specialty «Preschool Education» applicants take comprehensive oral examination of basic and special disciplines (Ukrainian language, pedagogy, psychology).

* Note: «Bachelor» graduates submit a document (certificate) to further continue the specialty training for the qualification level «Specialist», «Master».

Note **: students without pedagogical education are to study a complex of pedagogical and psychological disciplines during the last term, write coursework and pass a state examination in these disciplines to obtain pedagogical education.

Entrance examinations will be held on June 26, 2013.

Required documents:

O application

O copy of the diploma of graduation and annex notarized.

O extract from the work record, certified by a notary or place of employment;

O medical certificate (form 086);

O four photos 3×4 cm;

O photocopy of passport (pages 1,2,11), a copy of the identification code, diploma submitted in person upon delivery of documents.

O two envelopes with stamps, a string tie folder;

        Address: Drohobych, 24 Ivan Franko Str., Office 36, 3rd floor, tel. / fax: (8-03244) 45-00-45

    Licensed by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of Ukraine № 072 613 Series AD of 14.08.2012

Address: Drohobych, 24 Ivan Franko Str., Office 36

Tel. / Fax: (8-03244) 5-00-45

e-mail: perepidgotovka@ukr.net

Residence halls available.