According to the existing international practices and taking into account the goals of SumDU Internationalization Strategy, more and more attention is paid to strategic partnerships of the university, within which, according to priority areas (grant activities, academic mobility, etc.), the largest volumes of international cooperation are realized. The corresponding indicator, among other things, is monitored by the international rating U-Multirank.

For 2022, the list of SumDU's strategic partners includes:


Bath Spa University, Great Britain


Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art,
Design and Technology, Ireland


University of Latvia, 



University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany 


University of Koblenz-Landau, Germany



University of Life Sciences
in Lublin, Poland


Silesian University
of Technology, Poland


Technical University of
Cluj-Napoca, Romania



Technical University of Košice, 
Slovak Republic


Slovak University of Technology
in Bratislava, Slovak Republic


Alexander Dubcek University in Trencin, Slovak Republic


Yıldız Technical University, 


University of Poitiers,



School of business and economics of the Linnaeus University, Sweden


Umeå University, 



For 2022, the formation of short-term and long-term work plans is planned for each of them, providing an appropriate level of communication and support (especially at the level of faculties/institutes), university-wide support for joint activities and projects.

Contact Information:

International Affairs Department
Sumy State University
2, Rymskogo-Korsakova st.
Library-information center (building B), Room 309
Tel./Fax: +380542 331081;
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Department of International Education
Sumy State University
2, Rymskogo-Korsakova st.
The Main building, Room 804
Tel./Fax: +380542 337114;
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116, Kharkivska st., 40007 Sumy, Ukraine
  Main Building, room 308, 309,
40007 Sumy, Ukraine
E-mail: [email protected]



  International Students Office:
Tel/fax: +38 0542 337114
E-mail: [email protected]
  International Affairs Department:
Tel/fax: +38 0542 331081
E-mail: [email protected]