V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University

Харківський національний університет імені В.Н. Каразіна

V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University is one of the oldest higher educational institutions in Ukraine, successfully carrying out research and educational activities, relying on the best world and domestic traditions, guided by modern principles and trends in the educational services development.

In the «Top-200 Ukraine» UNESCO Chair Ranking in 2019, the University ranked third among all Ukrainian institutions of higher education. According to the annual QS World University Rankings 2020, Karazin University is included in the Top 500 universities in the world. The University ranks 491st, which is the highest position compared to other Ukrainian universities.

According to the British publication Times Higher Education 2020 — a weekly magazine specialising in higher education — Karazin University is among the world’s best universities for the second time, ranking in the group 1001+.

Karazin University includes 21 faculties, 124 departments and 3 research institutes (astronomy, biology, and chemistry) and prepares specialists in 115 majors, covering the whole range of modern classical university education.

Role in the project

Participation in establishing the methodology to create FOOD 2030 Living Labs to foster citizens’ behavioural change towards better health outcomes, social and ecological sustainability, and innovative food practices. As part of the Knowledge Community, gathering (expected) learning needs on a structural, institutional and systemic level concerning the processes related to the creation of urban food policy.


Olena Muradyan

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