Dnipropetrovsk National University of Rail Transport

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Dnipropetrovsk National University of Railway Transport named after academician V. Lazaryan
Дніпропетровський національний університет залізничного транспорту ім. ак. В. Лазаряна
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Established 1930 as Institute of Engineers of Railway Transport
1993 as Dnipropetrovsk State Technical University of Railway Transport
2000 as Dnipropetrovsk National University of Railway Transport
Type National
Rector Prof. O.M. Pshinko
Students ca. 10000
Location Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine
Former names Institute of Engineers of Railway Transport (1930-1993)
Dnipropetrovsk State Technical University of Railway Transport (1993-2000)
Dnipropetrovsk National University of Railway Transport (from 2000)
Website www.diit.edu.ua

Dnipropetrovsk National University of Railway Transport named after academician V. Lazaryan (DIIT) (Ukrainian: Дніпропетровський національний університет залізничного транспорту імені В. Лазаряна) is a higher educational institution of the 4th (maximum) level of state accreditation in Ukraine.

It was founded in 1930 as the Institute of Railway Transport Engineers.

Structure[edit]

The structure of the University comprises 11 departments:

Bridges and Transport Tunnels

Electrification of Railway Transport

Mechanical Engineering

Railway Traffic Control

Railway Track Construction and Maintenance

Civil and Industrial Engineering

Economics and Management in Transport

Technical Cybernetics

Humanities and work with foreign students

Extra-Mural Training of Specialists and Up-grading Qualification Department

References[edit]

Coordinates: 48°26′02″N 35°02′53″E / 48.434°N 35.048°E / 48.434; 35.048