UKRAINE PREMIER-MINISTER PARTICIPATED IN MEETING WITH HIGHER EDUCATIONAL ESTABLISHMENTS LEADERSHIP
Implementation of the Law of Ukraine “On higher education” took place at Taras Shevchenko Kyiv National University. The law comes into force from today. Ukraine Premier –Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk, Ukraine Education and Science Minister Sergiy Kvit, head of Verkhovna Rada committee on education and science issues Liliya Grynevych, rector of Bogomolets National Medical University, professor K.M. Amosova, leadership of Ukrainian higher educational establishments Ukraine Ministry of Education and Science heads of departments. Education and Science Minister Sergiy Kvit, who was acting as meeting moderator, thanked everybody, who participated in Law developing: officers, educators, students’ organizations and also working group under the management of NTUU “KPI” rector M. Zgurovska, who generalized and formulated the provisions of Law.
Premier-Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk emphasized, that law, which was commonly developed by officers and educators during three years, was only the instrument, which higher educational establishments should effectively use for development of competitive, qualitative, real European education in Ukraine. Higher educational establishments along with autonomy receive at the same time independence from state authority and along with that – great responsibility. Premier noted, that new law foresees the correspondence of higher education to modern demands of labor market controversially deadly tendency of choosing education by popularity
Head of Ukraine Verkhovna Rada Committee on education and science issues Liliya Grynevich reminded: in order to approve democratic, systematic, really innovative law, which comes into force today, the necessary quantity of votes was gathered only after Revolution of Dignity. Liliya Mykhailivna emphasized on importance of secondary legislation creation and law implementation by Ukraine higher educational establishments.
First deputy Minister of Education and Science Inna Sovsun presented new site Law of Ukraine “On higher education” implementation. She underlined that universities, after registration at site, have a possibility to participate in open discussion of different law provisions or secondary legislation.
Higher educational establishments’ leadership discussed the problems and perspectives of law provisions implementation by higher educational establishments. Within the frame of event the briefing for mass media took place.