Ukraine will spend more on research

Украина больше потратит на научные исследования

Research will spend more than 500 million hryvnia

In the Ministry of education complain that Ukrainians know very little about the scientific work of national universities.

In 2017, the funding of scientific research and development scientific institutions increased by almost 40% to 366,6 507,4 million.

About it reports a press-service of the Ministry of education and science of Ukraine.

The Minister of education and science of Ukraine Liliya Hrynevych said that “now the funding of scientific research and development in universities occurs for a transparent competitive selection that allows you to select the best projects and the best teams are able to implement them”.

“Last year the competition was attended by 132 institutions which submitted 834 of the project. Of these, the experts were selected 511, which will be financed this year,” – said Grinevich.

Last year higher education institutions that belong to the management of MES, received 4526 of security documents, has sold 55 licenses issued 1851 a monograph, published articles 8206, has received more than 144 thousand citations in international databases and has trained more than 100 thousand publications in professional journals.

Hrynevych also drew attention to the fact that in the Ukrainian society know very little about the scientific work of national universities. In her opinion, it is necessary to conduct more public events where it would be possible in an accessible and interesting way to talk about important developments of the universities, many of which are in step with global trends.

As reported Корреспонент.netin 2016, the science and research in Ukraine, spent a record low amount – not more than 0.3% of GDP.

Also in Ukraine have fallen sharply inflow of new scientists.

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