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The main higher educational establishment in the system of training,
in-service training and advance training of civil servants
and local self-government officials in Ukraine


The Distance Learning Center was established under the international technical and financial support of the Canadian International Developing Agency within the World Bank project “Global Development Learning Network Distance Learning Center - Ukraine” in March 2001.

Today the Distance Learning Center is a separate structural unit of the National Academy of Public Administration the President of Ukraine.




  • Provides educational activities of the National Academy of Public Administration the President of Ukraine as the main higher educational institution in the system


    of training, retraining and advanced training of public servants in Ukraine;
  • The most powerful center for the development of innovative educational technologies and information resources of the National Academy;
  • Provides information-analytical, organizational and technical support for the development and implementation of distance learning technologies in the educational process and scientific activity of the National Academy;
  • Promotes transparency and development of Ukrainian society in accordance with world and European standards by attracting, through modern information and communication technologies, experts from various professional areas to the global exchange of knowledge and experience on key development issues of society.

Technical opportunities
  • Video conference hall with a total capacity of up to 65 participants and equipped with a simultaneous translation system and two internet classrooms for 40 workplaces are available;
  • modern technical equipment: audio and video conferencing systems, simultaneous translation system, multimedia projectors, multimedia board and other equipment;
  • videoconferencing system allows for video-links with countries in Europe, Asia, America and Africa, bringing together up to 16 countries-participants simultaneously;
  • video conferencing server (Polycom MGC-50), which integrates video conferencing centers in Kiev, Dnipropetrovsk, Lviv, Odessa and Kharkiv, and allows to integrate video systems of Ukrainian and foreign educational representatives and partners;
  • Interregional distance learning network, established in 2005 on the basis of the National Academy and its regional institutes, which combines the 5 largest cities of Ukraine (Kyiv, Dnipropetrovsk, Lviv, Odessa, Kharkiv) and contains 7 servers of the Distance Learning System, distance courses for students of the National Academy and regional institutes, allows to hold lectures in the format of videoconferences (telemridges);
  • The Library Fund of the Distance Learning Center contains over 100 e-learning materials.


Today, numerous educational, methodological and informational resources of training, retraining and advanced training of public servants and officials of local government have already been developed at the Distance Learning Center of the National Academy, and the innovative educational technologies have successfully implemented into the educational process, which creates a good foundation for comprehensive cooperation of the Distance Learning Center with all concerned  institutions and organizations on the following issues:

  • research and implementation the innovative educational technologies into the educational process and scientific activity;
  • information and resource support for the educational process and research activities;
  • development and implementation the distance learning technologies;
  • project management for the development of e-learning materials, distance learning courses;
  • training of scientific-pedagogical and administrative staff for the distance learning process;
  • conducting various educational and practical events, seminars and webinars on the innovative educational technologies issues and mastering skills of their practical application, promoting the development of information competence in organizations of scientific and pedagogical activities using modern educational technologies;
  • holding video conferences with the participation of national, foreign and international organizations;
  • Development of information and educational space in the public sector.


About E-learning


Distance Lerning Center
National Academy for Public Administration under the President of Ukraine