How to apply

Admission timeline:

January 10, 2017

Admission for 2017/18
academic year is open 

April 30, 2017 

Application deadline to get
10% tuition discount

August 10, 2017

Application deadline for
2017/18 academic year

We encourage to apply early as the enrollment might be closed when all places are gone. 

You can apply online at, submit a paper application to the KSE Admissions Office either in person or by postal mail to the address: KSE Admissions Office, 92-94 Dmytrivska Str., office 404, Kyiv, 01135. 

To become a student of Business and Financial Economics program at Kyiv School of Economics you have to: 

1. Submit documents.
  • Completed Application Form
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Two recommendation letters (in Ukrainian or English)
  • Bachelor diploma and official transcript or transcript of your current grades if you have not graduated yet 
  • 2 photos 3 cm x 4 cm
  • Copy of a passport
  • Copy of tax ID number 
  • Other relevant documents (publications, test certificated (GRE, TOEFL, IELTS), conference theses, awards)
2. Pass an interview.

Interviews with applicants will be scheduled within two weeks after the documents are submitted. 
Applicants will be invited to an interview in English with two KSE professors. The interviewers will ask questions about the applicant’s educational and professional background, career goals, English-language proficiency, as well as about the applicant’s familiarization with the KSE curriculum. The interview may also include a discussion of the candidate’s application documents. Interviews are scheduled individually for each applicant. 

3. Pass an online test.

After submitting documents, you will be given an access to online test that consists of Economics, Math and English. You can pass it at any convenient time within two weeks. 

Admission decision will be made upon reviewing the application documents, online test and interviewing the applicant and will be announced within one-two weeks after passing the interview and online test. 

It is possible to apply to both KSE full-time MA programs simultaneously (One-Year MA in Business and Financial Economics and a Two-Year MA in Economic Analysis). In this case an applicant should submit one single full package of required documents by the specified deadline either in paper copy or online and include a separate statement of purpose for each of the programs he/she is applying for.

For futher information regarding Master's Programs please contact:

Natalia Zaika

Head of the Academic Affairs Department
067 434 7168


Vitalii Zaiets

Academic Affairs Coordinator
067 434 7163

+38 067 434 7163

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