, founded in 1804, is one of the oldest teacher training educational establishments in Ukraine.
The University consists of 17 departments which train students in 52 specialities. The University’s educational complex comprises 47 institutions of education, including 3 institutes (Institute of Economics and Law, Institute of Foreign Languages, Institute of Postgraduate Education), teacher training colleges, lycées, gymnasiums and specialized schools.
The work of such world famous scientists of Kharkov Psychological School as A.N. Leontyev, A.V. Zaporozhets, V.I. Asnin and others, is connected with the University.