The Department of Religious Studies of UIA was established in 2004. In professional philosophical and religious preparation, the best practices of domestic and foreign scientific and educational institutions are taken into account and creatively used. Special seminars for the students of the institute are conducted not only by leading Ukrainian scientists but also by philosophers and religious scholars from other countries, in particular, Mexico, Poland, Romania, and the USA.
In total at the graduation department there are 14 teachers. The educational process is provided by 2 doctors of philosophical sciences, 5 candidates of philosophical sciences.
The qualification “Bachelor of Philosophy” provides for a thorough humanitarian training: an understanding of the basic laws of the development of nature and society and the place of man in the world; awareness of the role and significance of culture in the history of mankind; possession of basic historical and philosophical education; Awareness of the actual problems of modern humanities in general and philosophical thought in particular; manipulating the skills of analysis and interpretation of the text; awareness of the significance of universal values and ethical norms; free knowledge of state and foreign languages; possession of modern information technologies and the ability to apply them in professional activities.
The Bachelor’s program in Philosophy provides a thorough knowledge of the history of world philosophy, modern philosophical thought, classical and actual philosophical sources. Proper language training makes it possible to widely use in the educational process the original monuments of world and domestic philosophical thought.
Something interesting about the institute
The Ukrainian Institute of Humanities is located in a beautiful scenic town.