Kharkiv State Academy of Physical Education – higher education institution IV level of accreditation prepare specialists by 0.17 “Physical culture and sport,” 014.11 “High school (physical education)” 227 and “Physical therapy, ergotherapy”. Academy plays a central role in determining the strategy for improvement of higher education and physical addressing key scientific and methodological problems of sports science and practice. Academy graduates known not only in Ukraine but also in many countries as highly qualified specialists.
Academy as an innovative dynamic infrustructure with the integration of scientific, educational and sports activities. This ensures the high quality of the educational process, employment of graduates, efficiency and effectiveness of research based on the receipt of the application and commercialization of new scientific knowledge.
The structure of the Academy has 4 faculties, research laboratory, training department, Interregional Training Center of massage technology, specialized academic council for theses Department to promote the employment of students and graduates Alumni Association, Department of International Cooperation, preparatory courses for foreign citizens. Center for Olympic education, editorial and publishing department, Technical Department, library with reading rooms, which have access to the Internet and more.
Postgraduate training is carried out by specialty 0.17 “Physical culture and sport”.
Since 1993 the Academy training foreign nationals. During this time graduated more than 1,000 professionals. Academy departments work closely with universities of Belarus, Poland, USA, Lebanon, Finland, Morocco, China and others. Since 2010, the Academy is a member of the International Association of Physical Culture and Sports, and from 2015 – Kharkov University Consortium / UNIKON /.