The National University of Water Management and Nature Resources Use is one of the best technical Universities of Ukraine

The National University of Water Management and Nature Resources Use is one of the best technical Universities of Ukraine

The National University of Water Management and Nature Resources Use is one of the best technical Universities of Ukraine. The University with its centenary history can proud of achievements, aspirations, victories, scientific researches and experience in training of specialists for various branches of Ukrainian economy. 

In 1959 it was moved to the city of Rivne and granted the status of All-Republican Institute.

In December 1995 the Institute was reorganized into the State Academy.

In 1998 the Academy of Water Management acquired the status of a University, with the title Rivne State Technical University.

In 2002 the University was granted the status Ukraine State University of Water Management and Nature Resources Use.


In 2004 the University was granted the highest status and now its title is National University of Water Management and Nature Resources Use. 

The University has a strong material and technical base, which meets modern requirements of training. The educational process is carried out in 7 study buildings, where are over 100 specialized classrooms, offices, labs, class, equipped with modern audio-visual equipment, computers and other technical equipment. Educational, industrial and other practices are carried out by students in laboratories, workshops, training grounds of the University, in the leading institutions and enterprises of Ukraine, foreign universities and enterprises.

For those who want to get a quality education in NUWM all conditions. The university has a modern material and technical base: computer labs, equipped classrooms, research and teaching laboratories. We have studying and recreation facilities, accommodation, stadium, athletic fields, a department of the aesthetic education of students. There are more than 374 candidates, 46 professors. The university has 37 academicians, corresponding members of the Academies of Sciences of Ukraine and foreign countries, veteran educators, distinguished inventors, architects and coaches. Among our graduates - Heroes of Labour, ministers, chairmen of state committees, business leaders, generals, actors, poets, people's deputies. It is considered to be Alma-Mater for almost 60,000 specialists who work in Ukraine and abroad


Specialities  of "bachelor", "specialist" and "master" degree which are for of foreign citizens preparation in the National University of Water Management and Natural Resources Use.

NUWM is the only higher education establishment in Ukraine that trains personnel for the water management and ameliorative complex of our state. The University is the largest higher education establishment in Rivne region and the leading HEE of Ukraine; it consists of 8 institutes, 5 training and consulting centres, 5 colleges. Training and retraining of specialists, including foreign citizens, is carried out in 31 bachelor degree programs, 30 specialties and 38 master degree programs. The educational process in the university is provided by highly skilled teaching staff: 378 doctors, associate professors, 62 Doctors of Science and professors. 34 academicians and corresponding members of the Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and foreign countries comprise the University's workforce. NUWM also offers doctoral and postdoctoral degree programs for scholarships. Foreigners and people without citizenship who reside in the territory of Ukraine on legal grounds, have the appropriate education level (qualification) and who wish obtain a higher education have the right to enter the University. Students are provided with hostels, situated not far from the University, for the whole term of study. Living accommodation demands extra pay. It is also possible to live in a rented dwelling under the condition the rental agreement is signed with the owner of the apartment. Preparatory Department for Foreign Citizens provides training of foreigners who have completed secondary education to enter the higher educational establishments.


Study at the Preparatory Department starts on the 1st of November. Terms of training – 8 months. Educational training is carried out on a contract basis. Personal invitations for foreign citizens to enter the study are provided by the NUWM. International students with the required certified educational documents are offered to continue their education in the master degree, doctoral and postdoctoral degree programs. The University offers 27 doctoral degree programs and 6 postdoctoral degree programs. The University has extensive international relations with higher education institutions and international organisations of Poland, Germany, France, the USA, Georgia, the Republic of Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, the Republic of Belarus, Bulgaria and many other countries all over the world. Our graduates work in a variety of industries both in Ukraine and abroad. Since 2013 the NUWM is the Member Great Charter of Universities (Magna Charta Universitatum). The University was awarded the Order of Friendship of Peoples, is listed in the "Golden Book of Business Elite of Ukraine", is a multiple winner of ratings "Golden Fortune", "Best Enterprises of Ukraine" in the category "Higher education". If You are young, energetic, trying to find Your own way of life and are interested in our training directions, we are welcome You at our University! Believe in Yourself and Your dreams will come true!



Address: 11, Soborna St, Rivne, Ukraine  33028

Tel.+38 (0362) 22-10-86

Fax:+38 (0362) 22-21-97


Enrolment board:

Tel.:+38(0362) 22-12-59


Accreditation level:4

Ukrainian Ministry of Education license for training foreign specialists AB № 529931

Status:  state higher educational institution

Foundation: 1915






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