Training of foreign students
The Kyiv State Maritime Academy named after hetman Petro Konashevich- Sahaydachniy (KSMA) carries out the training of foreign citizens on Bachelor and Master Programmes in 9 directions and 12 specialties. Period of study for Bachelorís degree is 4 years and Master's degree - 1-1.5 years. Forms of study are full time and extra-mural. Teaching languages are Ukrainian and Russian.

Foreign citizens can be admitted to the Faculty of Navigation, the Faculty of Transport Economics and the Faculty of Law.

Foreigners also have the opportunity to study at the post- graduate or doctoral studies, if they have successfully graduated from a university and have demonstrated ability for scientific and research activities. Period of study is 3 years. Teaching languages are Ukrainian or Russian.

The academic year starts on the 1st of September and is divided into two terms: since September till January and since February till June. Each term lasts 17-18 weeks. There is a 1-2 weeks examination period after each term.