Sumy State University took 1st place among more than 200 domestic HEIs in the number of prizes in the All-Ukrainian competition of student research works of 2019/2020 academic year, once again confirming the high level of scientific qualification of students.

In October 2020, on the initiative of the Department of Management, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between Sumy State University and Washington State University (Pullman, USA). The Memorandum provides for joint work in conducting research, training, advanced training, organization, and participation in joint projects.

Sumy State University develops cooperation with the world's leading higher education institutions and international organizations. Thanks to modern information technologies, scientists and students actively exchange knowledge and experience with foreign colleagues, organize and conduct joint lectures and seminars in English.

By the Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine № 1231 of October 6th, 2020, four students of SumDU and its separate structural subdivisions were awarded personal scholarships of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.

On October 6th-9th, the first stage of the international school "Media Literacy in the Regions of Ukraine" took place on the basis of the Department of Journalism and Philology of SumDU, which is implemented with the financial support of the German Embassy in Ukraine.

The DOU.UA portal has published a new ranking of universities for the IT industry (, which is based on the results of the 2020 admission campaign.

The Department of Management of SumDU conducted the first lesson within the new training module "International Business Strategies", which provides joint virtual learning for students of business schools from all around the world.

Sumy State University has become a partner of the all-Ukrainian project #VirtuallyTogether, which is held in 14 cities as part of the traditional Weeks of Germany in Ukraine.

On September 25th, a unique training and production center of dual education, equipped with the most advanced high-tech equipment, was presented at the Machine Building College of Sumy State University.

About 100 students of Sumy State University in September joined the events within the project “Together - we are the force, or I WANT to be a blogger”, which were conducted in a form of blog-cafes where students developed their skills of blogging and advocacy.