The Department organizes and coordinates scientific, technical, research and development activities at the Academy.

Research Department structure:

Highest scientific and pedagogical personnel training section;

Scientific researches organization section;

Scientific support of the SBGSU development issues (Kyiv branch)


The Center is created with the purpose of ensuring the continuous preparation of scientific and pedagogical personnel of the highest academic qualification – the Doctors of Sciences.


The Center is a subdivision of Bohdan Khmelnytskyi National Academy of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine, which trains post-graduate students for higher education at the third (scientific) level of higher education.

In its activity, the Center is guided by the Law of Ukraine “On Higher Education”, Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine “On Approval of the Procedure for Preparing Graduates of Higher Education for Doctors of Philosophy and Doctors of Science at Higher Educational Institutions (Scientific Institutions)” dated March 23, 2016, No. 261, orders of the Administration of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine, the Academy Statute, as well as the by the Regulation on the postgraduate course of the National Academy.

Future doctors of philosophy may be trained at:
– full-time course at the Postgraduate education center  of the Academy (public funds, by the governmental order);

-part-time post-graduate distance course.

Ph.D. students are trained in the following specialties:

– 252 “State Border Security”;

– 011 “Pedagogy”;

– 081 “Law”;

– 053 “Psychology”.