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Key Indicators

Higher education institutions

Higher education institutions and colleges

Higher education institutions are higher education and scientific institutions that implement academic and professional study programmes as well as are engaged in science, research and creative arts.

College is an educational institution that implements first level professional higher education programmes and offers a possibility to acquire professional qualification of the fourth level. The first level professional higher education programme is implemented after the acquisition of secondary education. The period of its implementation is from two to three years.