The Department was established on August 24, 1968.

Head of the Department – Nataliia V. Tatsenko, Doctor of Philology, Professor.

It functions as a universitywide department, providing academic process for all specialties of SumDU in all forms of education (intramural, extramural and distance). Lecturers provide the English, German and French languages for students who obtain Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree as well as postgraduate students and participants of training courses. In addition the Department provides students of Medical Faculty with Latin and medical terminology.

Great attention is paid to optimizing and intensifying academic process, widely using innovative technologies, scientific approach to optimizing foreign languages learning, promoting extracurricular activity with students, using methodological information of high quality, communicative and professional focusing of academic process in general.

The Department has created potent material and technical basis (language laboratory, computer classrooms, multimedia classes, methodic room with great amount of educating manuals, audio and video information, dictionaries).

At the Department functions Linguistic Training and Resource Center that provides commercial services in foreign language learning and methodological assistance.

Contact Us:

116, Kharkivska st., Sumy 4007

Main Building, Room 1202

Tel: (0542) 68-77-87

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Official web-site of the Department:

Sumy State University,
116, Kharkivska st., 40007 Sumy, Ukraine,

Main Building, Floor 7 (Room 712)

E-mail: [email protected]

Tel: +38 0542 335273



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