Study: In Ukraine, only 2% of scientists happy by funding

Исследование: В Украине только 2% ученых довольны финансированием

In Ukraine there are practically no scientists, happy to Finance

More than half of the researchers stated that their activities are partially covered.

Only 2% of Ukrainian scientists believe that their activities are financed sufficiently, 55% stated that it provided in part, 35% said that their activities are generally not funded. These are a study of the sociological group Rating conducted in September 2017.

It is noted that the survey was taken by employees of scientific institutions of the Dnieper river, Kiev, Lviv, Odessa and Kharkiv.

According to the study, 56% of scientists as an opportunity of their scientific work would like to have access to modern equipment for presentations, and 47% to jobs with computers with Internet access.

At the same time about changes in work more than others think scientists in Lviv. The main reason to go for scientific activities of scientists called the unsatisfactory level of remuneration (87%). 57% said they want to change jobs because of insufficient level of financing of scientific development, 41% is out of frustration in the development of Ukrainian science.

It is noted that almost 90% of scientists support the idea of establishing in Ukraine of the centre, which would specialize in the promotion of Ukrainian scientific research, provided technical assistance to scientists and startups.



We will remind, earlier it was reported that every third citizen is satisfied with the work.