Acting Head of the Department
Serhii Mykolaiovych Chumachenko
Senior Research Officer,
Doctor of Technical Sciences (Ph. D.)
(founded in 2002)
Department of Information Systems train specialists in «Computer Science», specialists and masters in «Information Control Systems and Technologies» and masters in «Computer Ecology and Economics Monitoring». General object of future specialists’ professional activity is information and automated systems, means of control and monitoring, their mathematical, informational maintenance, hardware and software; ways and methods of their projecting, development, application, and using as well.
Students develop their practical skills by means of internship at food enterprises of Ukraine, scientific establishments of National Academy of Science of Ukraine, branch scientific research institutes and commercial establishments where they enlarge and reinforce their knowledge gained while studying. That is Institute of Cybernetics named after V.M.Hlushkov by National Academy of Science of Ukraine, Institute of Telecommunications and Global Space by National Academy of Science of Ukraine, Closed Joint Stock Company «Obolon», Closed Joint Stock Company «Kyivski Makarony», Kyiv Brewery in Podil, bread-baking plants of Kyiv and other food enterprises in Ukraine.
There are contracts between Information Systems Department and mentioned above institutions about scientific aid in training of specialists, prominent scientists provide professional training, head scientific research. The department also has a contract with Kaunas Technological University of Lithuania about international cooperation – student exchange, with leading companies which develop software and offer jobs to the best interns. While studying, students have an opportunity to gain knowledge and experience, working as computer labs administers at the university, in technical department and distant education, intellect computer systems centre, Institute of Telecommunications and Global informational space by National Academy of Science of Ukraine.
There are five computer classes which have actual software for doing scientific research – analysis, projecting and modelling of information systems. A local computer network between classes with free internet access was developed for doing students’ independent and scientific research work. Students having outstanding abilities join scientific research work led by professors and docents of the department, take part in conferences, have scientific publications, participate in development and application of electronic studying facilities. Students of the department of information systems are active participants of Ukrainian and international contests in programming: International open student contest in programming named by S.O.Lebedev and V.M.Hlushkov «KPI-OPEN» based on NTUU «KPI», International Summer Programming School, International Winter Programming School.
The staff of the department cooperates actively with studying and scientific institutions, including NTUU «KPI», National Transport University, Kharkiv National University of Radio Electronics, Institute of Cybernetics named after V.M.Hlushkov, State University of Information and Communication Technologies, State Establishment Educational Complex «Kyiv Institute of Automation», Institute of Psychology named after H.S.Kostyuk, AFN of Ukraine and other institutions, including departments of the university.