At the meeting of the Academic Council: 03.04.2017

April 3, 2017 the next meeting of the Academic Council of the University took place.

It began with a greeting of the jubilee: acting Head of the Department of Renewable Energy Sources Doctor of Technical Science, professor S.O. Kudrya and Associate Professor of the Department of Economic and Administrative Law Candidate of Historical Science, Associate Professor G.O. Tsirfa.

Then there was a presentation of the breastplate and the diploma "Honored Professor of the Igor Sikorsky KPI" to Natalia Dmitrievna Pankratova and the presentation of the breastplate and the diploma "Honored Teacher of the Igor Sikorsky KPI" on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the FMM to Petro Vasilievich Krush. The vice-chairman of the Academic Council Y.I. Yakimenko handed the awards.

The first issue on the agenda was the report of the first vice-rector Y.I. Yakimenko "Tasks for University Units in Preparation for the New Academic Year." Yuri Ivanovich provided information on the training of specialists in the Bachelor's, Master's and PhD education stages in the 2017/2018 academic year, the selection of disciplines by students for the 2017/2018 academic year and the specifics of the preparation for the second level of higher education. In addition, the tasks were assigned to the University Units in the preparation of applicants for higher education of the PhD degree and the functions of the post-graduate and doctoral studies departments in the preparation of applicants for PhD. Also, the tasks were set to ensure the quality of training of scientific and pedagogical workers, and the data on information coverage for the entrants was provided on the Igor Sikorsky KPI units sites.

The next report was announced by the vice-rector of scientific work M.Y. Ilchenko on organizational issues of scientific activity. It was decided to re-register the scientific periodicals of the university at the Ministry of Justice in connection with the name changes of their founder.

Further, the vice-rector of international relations, S.I. Sidorenko reported on the preparation of the Rectors Forum of Higher Technical Educational Institutions of Ukraine and Poland. Sergii Ivanovich informed that interaction with the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Ukraine is being carried out, in particular with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Poland in Ukraine Mr. Jan Peklo. Also, it was announced about the events scheduled for April 6-7, 2017, especially, about holding 7 roundtables on various thematic areas.

Finally, competitive questions and current affairs were considered.