National University Ivan Franko Lviv
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
Other name: Lviv Ivan Franko National University, LNU
First degree/qualification: 4 year bachelor's.
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4.0/5.0
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year first degree.
Documents required: Official diploma (diplom) showing degree and date awarded with accompanying addendum - translation of academic record (not valid without the diploma) in Ukrainian and English.
Description: Instituted in 1661. Became a Polish university in 1919, reorganized in 1939. Acquired present status and title in 1999. Usual admission requirement is the secondary school certificate (12 years of education).
No grade of one (1) on grading scale; courses often marked credit.
Language of instruction: Ukrainian, Russian and English.
Master's: 1-2 further years beyond the bachelor. By coursework and thesis.
Candidate of sciences: 3 years after master's; by research and dissertation.
Last updated: Jul 08, 2008